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Murphy's Bar

) #14 of 152 Restaurants in Killarney ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Irish, Bar, Pub
18 College Street, Killarney V93 EFP1, Ireland
+353 64 663 1294
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“irish stew” (55 reviews)
“cottage pie” (30 reviews)
“lamb stew” (17 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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18 College Street, Killarney V93 EFP1, Ireland
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191 - 200 of 1,029 reviews

Reviewed 7 August 2016

My family and I happened into this Pub by chance after walking all day. We walked into the door and knew we made a good choice! The food smelled amazing and the place was full! We waited a couple of minutes for a table and...More

Thank Mary A
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this review

Hello Mary , Many thanks for such a fantastic review. Our chefs were delighted with your words of praise. All our meals are homemade in Murphy's with ingredients sourced fresh locally. Of course there is nowhere better to enjoy a GAA match ! Enjoy the...More

Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Had the burger which was bland and tasteless, a bit over priced for what you get. We also had bacon and brie sandwich which was truly awful. Think it was the bacon.More

Thank James F
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this review

Hello , Thank you for your review, we take all comments good and bad seriously. We regret that you did not enjoy your meal. If you brought the problem to the attention of our staff , your meal could have been replaced without charge ....More

Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Good mix of age groups. Lovely traditional music, great spot for tourist to get a feel for Ireland.. Good mix of locals and tourists

Thank siobhan f
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this review

Hello , Thank you for taking the time to submit a review of your visit to Murphy's Bar. We are so glad you had an enjoyable time here. Best wishes , Seán & Máire

Reviewed 31 July 2016

5 of us came on a day trip to Kerry the paddywagon tour guide recommended it so we went there for dinner the staff were very helpful and friendly the food was excellent and very well priced so if ever visiting Kerry its well worth...More

Thank Louise W
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this review

Hello Louise , We are delighted that you dropped by , so glad everything was to your satisfaction . Thank you for recommending Murphy's Bar ! Best wishes , Seán & Máire

Reviewed 29 July 2016

Excellent pub fare and really enjoyed the nightly music during our 3 day stay. Will definitely visit again!

Thank JLyn27
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this review

Hello , Thank you for the wonderful review ! We are thrilled that you had such a good time . Best wishes , Seán & Máire

Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Good food, good dessert and good local music. Local to all hostels and well priced. Really friendly and accommodating staff.More

Thank Chelsea T
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this review

Hi Chelsea , Thank you for a fabulous review , we are delighted that you enjoyed your time at Murphy's Bar. We are so glad you mentioned our friendly staff who always try their best to make guests feel welcome. Best wishes , Seán &...More

Reviewed 28 July 2016

I ate here a few times 4 years ago when visiting Ireland, so had to check it out. It is just as enjoyable ws it Traditional Irish dishes and of course Guiness beer on tap. Food was great and so was the service and definitely...More

Thank JDinAvonCT
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this review

Hello , Many thanks for submitting a lovely review. We are thrilled that you made a return visit and was not disappointed. We hope you enjoy the rest of your stay in Ireland ! Best wishes, Seán & Máire

Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Right in the heart of killarney. Good for a quick and simple meal with good bar selections. After you can go anywhere in town for further fun

Thank kenandkarenr
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this review

Hello , Thank you for your review , we are pleased that you enjoyed your stop at Murphy's Bar. Best wishes , Seán & Máire

Reviewed 28 July 2016

Murphy's is a nice enough bar and the menu read much the same as every other bar in Killarney. When we arrived we saw a table being served irish stew and it looked good, but then again at nearly 15euro a pop it would need...More

Thank thompsonsbill
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this review

Hello , Thank you for your review , we appreciate you taking the time to submit your comments , which we use to maintain and improve standards. We regret that you were unhappy with your burger , it is unfortunate that you did not mention...More

Reviewed 27 July 2016

Service was good, along with the food. Everyone enjoyed their meal. I had Guiness Irish Stew, great!

Thank 209judithh
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this review

Hello , Thank you for posting an excellent review of Murphy's Bar , your comments are much appreciated. We do hope you enjoy the rest of your stay in Ireland. Best wishes , Seán & Máire

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tracyglad
We will be in Killarney next month and are hoping to have a few pints at your pub. Which nights do you have live music? Tracy Gladiator
11 September 2016|
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Response from Sean-Maire-Murphy | Property representative |
Hi , We have live music every night from 9.30 pm. We look forward to welcoming you !
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Lyndsey C
Hi, we will be in killarney on a family trip and wondering what time baby needs to be off the premises. We are looking forward to the trad music.
7 April 2016|
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Response from Sean-Maire-Murphy | Property representative |
Hello , According to Irish Law , children under 18 can remain in a bar until 10pm from May to September and until 9pm at all other times of the year. We hope this is of assistance to you and look forward to welcoming you to... More
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Donna W
Do you take reservations? 7:00 p.m. for 3 adults Saturday night July 9th? Donna Wenger
3 March 2016|
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Response from Sean-Maire-Murphy | Property representative |
Good Evening Donna, Thank you for your question. Unfortunately we do not take reservations in the bar. If you want to come in and speak to a member of staff on the night they will get you a seat as soon as possible, there... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 43
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:30
Thursday
09:00 - 23:30
Friday
09:00 - 00:30
Saturday
09:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 College Street, Killarney V93 EFP1, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
  • Phone Number: +353 64 663 1294
  • E-mail