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Murphy's Restaurant

East End House | Castletownbere, Castletownbere, Ireland
+353 27 70244
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (33 reviews)
“crab claws” (15 reviews)
“chowder” (26 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 21:00All hours
Irish, Seafood, European, Soups, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
East End House | Castletownbere, Castletownbere, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 342 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spend 2 nights at Castleberehaven and ate here 3 times! Great food, resonably priced and wonderful company. The owner of this family run business found out we were celebrating our 30th wedding anniversary and sang to us then went and gave me flowers! Can't beat...More

Thank suee58
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Driving the Ring of Beara was one of the highlights of our trip to Ireland! This was a perfect stop for a late lunch after snacking along the way. Yummy chowder, vegetable soup and brown bread! Quaint little restaurant with good service.

Thank nowpacking
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

14 of us had dinner. It was wonderful. Great food and very reasonable. Fantastic family run this place. Do visit. Excellent service.

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice cafe serving fresh local fish. Family run and staff is friendly. Food is excellent and prices are reasonable.

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well it should be fresh and it was. Great food and friendly service. Cannot fault it.. We also had a dessert on the house due to it being my partners birthday. Thanks a million.

Thank Chiliclub
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is true from other reviews the interior is nothing special but the service and food very good. The portions are generous and for the cost excellent value for money. My partner wanted a beer and they go to the pub across the road to...More

Thank ToppyHertfordshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While visiting Co. Cork, we ended up in Castletownbere and at the harbour we found Murphy's. The inside of the restaurant is not very inviting but the food is great! I had the roasted duck with plumbs and it was amazing. The rest of our...More

Thank Pierre R
Reviewed 10 September 2017

This was our second day in Ireland and needed a good place for lunch. We were not disappointed with Murphy's! Very good food, fish and chips were great, chicken goujons were also very good. We were a party of 7, got right in and everyone...More

Thank gorohm
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

I was in Castletownbere for a business trip and stayed in the wonderful, The old medical hall B&B. I came here for dinner and had the homemade burger, it wasn't the best to be honest and was under cooked and didn't taste of beef. Chips...More

Thank lee h
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Having heard of great food looked forward to dining. Underwhelmed frozen chips and meals all out of deep fry heavily coated in breadcrumbs

Thank Evelyn F
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Questions & Answers
15 May 2016|
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Response from Arthouse99 | Reviewed this property |
Lots of non-fish dishes (I can't eat fish or shell like etc)
Anthony M
21 July 2015|
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Response from Marsul | Reviewed this property |
Hi Tony, guessing its open every evening until around 9pm/10pm. not sure what time it opens up. But I see others recently have said they enjoyed lunch and snacks at Murphy's. They also offer Bed and Breakfast, so my guess... More
Lex H
9 February 2015|
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Response from Marsul | Reviewed this property |
book the island View B&B it's fantastic and 5 minutes walk from Murphy's and main Street.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: East End House | Castletownbere, Castletownbere, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Castletownbere
  • Phone Number: +353 27 70244
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