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Murphy's Bar

#882 of 3,095 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Irish, Bar, Pub
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Schiphol Airport | Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Julianadorp
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152 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed our baps and the very friendly service, before starting our journey. The service was very good and quick.

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Thank EllieJulianadorp
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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201 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An above average eating place for an airport with the benefit of a very friendly welcome from Roy. I had the burger and fries which was good enough. All in all worth the walk

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Thank vonireland
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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382 reviews
265 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We checked in here for beer while we were waiting for our flights to different cities. The pub is nice. They have good selection for beer and spirits. I did not try try their food, but I guess it might good too.

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Thank Sarmad K
Dublin, Ireland
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239 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Nice place for those who like burgers and beer. The smoking room inside the pub. Staff are very good and prices are reasonable. Special offers are interesting.

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Thank Sergiy M
Denver, Colorado
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

As a note, Airports naturally have a captive audience so there princes are inevitably higher and quality lower than a typical restaurant (with very few exceptions - though none I have encountered). As such, I compare Murphy's with other Airport restaurants, accounting for this. In that light, this is a top pick at AMS. Murphy's is a solid place to... More 

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Thank Imagnifier
Cairo
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Dropped in for a pint of Murphy's. Shame the one male member of staff behind the bar couldn't be bothered to move from one spot and serve people in the order they arrived. It's not rocket science - any good bartender knows who to serve next. Gave up and left after 6m minutes waiting

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Thank Arnob
Immingham, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

I had been told about this pub before I went to Amsterdam and I am so pleased we visited, it’s very quirky for an airport pub. The selection of beers and food was brilliant and very well priced. They also have specials on daily, when I was there they were nachos and a pint for 10 euros and burger and... More 

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Thank Josh H
Alexandria, VA
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1,576 reviews
808 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 510 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

With a good bar and decent food, Murphy's tries to create the ambience of a genuine neighborhood pub. Not bad for a spot in an airport with its large bar, good selection of beer and tasty bar snacks. It is a good place to relax between flights with attentive and pleasant servers. A major drawback is the smoking lounge with... More 

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Thank jeffl499
Beverley, United Kingdom
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229 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

My go to bar at Schiphol, staff are are lovely and friendly. Great place for a beer when waiting for a connecting flight. I can recommend the full Irish breakfast, great fry up.

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Thank RnA31
Edinburgh
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121 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

This was the third time in Murphys Bar and while the last two visits 4 and 5 years ago we have to say this will be our last .We found the bar had not changed at all and we could smell the smoke billowing out from the smoke room by the side of the public bar. What had changed was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Schiphol Airport | Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?