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Ma Murphy's

7 New Street, Bantry, Ireland
+353 27 50242
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“beer garden” (22 reviews)
“great pub” (16 reviews)
“dingle gin” (6 reviews)
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Irish, Pub
7 New Street, Bantry, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Bantry is a hopping little town in the far west of West Cork. Despite a winter population of just 2,700, Bantry appears to have DOZENS of pubs and bars, and we lucked out finding Ma Murphy's, a long, narrow snug which – on a November Friday...More

Thank Mad H
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Great little gem of a traditional pub frequented by the locals. Service and staff were great and the atmosphere was fantastic.

Thank 902kieranc
Reviewed 24 August 2018

It doesn't get more traditional then this in pub Bantry. Cozy with good drinks selection and craft beers. Beer garden out the back is very chilled and relaxed with live music some nights.

Thank Rathcoole24
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Six of us (middle-aged folk) stopped off for liquid refreshment on our way through Bantry and very much enjoyed the atmosphere and welcome at Ma Murphy’s.

Thank Valerie C
Reviewed 27 July 2018

The staff are always so friendly and knowledgeable and the atmosphere is nice and relaxing. They have a great beer garden out the back too!

Thank IndieAve
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed Ma Murphy’s twice while in town for West Cork literary festival. The layout was a bit of a maze yet quaint. The beer garden was the best part. Beer selection wasn’t large but gin made up for it. Glad we experienced it

Thank Gina R
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff. Great menu of gins to try out. Quirky and relaxed little pub. Definitely worth a visit on a trip to Bantry.

Thank Tracey N
Reviewed 8 July 2018

A bit labyrinthine and not the cleanest, but extremely authentic. The back garden is the best part when the weather is nice, really magical spot!

Thank Michelle G
Reviewed 27 June 2018

They have a good selection of beers on draft and friendly bar staff. drop in for a pint if you are in town !!

Thank An_Expat_Wife
Reviewed 11 June 2018

What a great way to end or start or spend an entire evening..staff could not of been nicer, a true Irish Gem.

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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Pub
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 New Street, Bantry, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Bantry
  • Phone Number: +353 27 50242
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