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Murphy's Bar

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9 High Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 564 589
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Not very Irish

I was visiting Galway and went in to Murphy's with a group of about 10 friends. We had 1 drink that... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2017
Perth, Australia
via mobile
Cute little pub.

This is what I like to call an "old man pub" but it's great. Interesting booths and heaps of... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2017
Ellen L
via mobile
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  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
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“small pub” (2 reviews)
“great pint” (2 reviews)
9 High Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 564 589
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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

I was visiting Galway and went in to Murphy's with a group of about 10 friends. We had 1 drink that was fine then when I went to the bar to older men that where sitting at the bar just verbal abused me.. I actually...More

1  Thank Mikewhyte
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

This is what I like to call an "old man pub" but it's great. Interesting booths and heaps of different beers and ciders to try. Staff and locals are really friendly inside as well :)

Thank Ellen L
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Nice, small little pub for a pint. Liked seeing all the fire, police, emt patches from all over the world

Thank Mary D
Reviewed 5 March 2017

A lovely spot for a quiet mid-afternoon pint, a safe haven away from the bustle of the streets outside, very friendly staff and a great pint of Beamish.

Thank thirstyw0rk
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Many time I have visited galway and murphys bar never dissapoints! Great pub to drink in with a fine pint of guinness and a great atmosphere! Also a great place to get to know many of the locals 🍻🍻

Thank Kev G
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

It is an old mans bar right in the centre of galway and it takes pride in this as it does not try to attract people with fancy food or cocktails, the bar has its own locals who enjoy a pint and a bet here...More

Thank Declan M
Reviewed 23 November 2016

This pub is unusual given its location right in the heart of Galway's main tourist area in that in does not serve food or have music. However it appears to be frequented by many Locals and it does serve the best pint of Guinness I...More

Thank PatOMH
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

A gem of a bar in Galway! Quite an older bar with great service and food prices. The oysters were good and great horseradish sauce. The rest are usual pub food such as Irish stew and smoked salmon, etc. but many locals so good people...More

Thank kathleen m
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We enjoyed Galway's nightlife and visited this bar to drink some Murphy's. The waiter was charming, and we enjoyed sitting at the bar and learning more about Galway. Tiny but fun.

Thank Sharon D
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

All i can say is thank you and how amazing your pub is. We are so still talking proudly about it and the staff . Highly recommend .

Thank Waterfordboi1982
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Andy E
Is it a bb and how many rooms are there
30 September 2016|
Response from Manfred G | Reviewed this property |
not is a traditional irish pub and a must when visiting galway
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