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₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
300 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-3614
+1 978-744-1619
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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American, Bar, Pub
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300 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-3614
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I would not return. Outdoor setting is nice enough and service was good but the food was terrible! I will not return and recommend you skip as well.

1  Thank Tim B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stoped in after a full day of walking.. hoping for some good food and cold beer. After being sat in a semi busy area .. we waited at least 15 min for or server that the hostess said “would be right over”. We had...More

Thank ripley6522
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went for lunch and there was only the waitress and bartender on duty. It got busy. Took over a half an hour to get our order taken. Food was ok. Big burgers and fries but not worth the wait. To top it all off...More

Thank walkingman12017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I go to Murphys every year great staff good food good beer looking for a reasonably priced restaurant or bar this is the place to go highly recommend this / Tavern in the Square and Village Tavern best bar in Salem

Thank Dominic M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was processed by dunces. Service people spent more time with each other than the guests. Simple yet pricey bar food. Forgettable.

1  Thank winewithdinner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife, some of her local friends and I visited in October of 2017. My wife grew up in the area (Danvers/Beverly/Salem) and still has many friends in the area. The bar was all but empty save for a 2-3 folks at the bar and...More

Thank Brian P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

There's nothing particularly special about the fare at Murphy's, but the patio is a good place to linger. Both inside and outside can accommodate larger groups. The staff is always friendly.

Thank brickandcobblestone
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Family of four who had been walking through Salem since the morning and needed lunch. It was a late lunch so not crowded. The service was excellent and the food was very good. We liked the decor as well. Would definitely eat here again if...More

Thank William G
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Another Irish Bar in Downtown Salem. It's okay, the building is be beautiful but it feels like some potential is lost. Just grabbed a brew here with a friend. The staff are friendly. What I do like is there's a pool table here. There's not...More

Thank John O
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Ate here with my wife for lunch while touring Salem. Chose Murphy's because it is right beside the Old Burying Point Cemetery. The one wall of the bar is shared with the wall that surrounds the cemetery which we though was very interesting. I had...More

Thank vman09
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-3614
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-744-1619
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