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Ma Murphy's

7 New Street, Bantry, Ireland
+353 27 50242
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lollipops” (2 reviews)
“beer garden” (22 reviews)
“great pub” (13 reviews)
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Pub, Irish
7 New Street, Bantry, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 191 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just do it ... great beer and atmosphere .. cool hip n trendy and ye can pick up your wheatabex for morning at the bar

Thank gcadogan
Reviewed 19 April 2017

awful dont know how they are allowed serve beer never mind food. Nice beer garden but badly needs to be cleaned as does the rest of the place, toilets absolutely awful never thought in 2017 places like this still existed. shame could be a lovely...More

Thank 713sharon
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We went here after good advise of a colleague and found a very nice pub with nice beers and fine whiskey's. The lovely bar lady gave some fine advice on the drinks and had some nice stories about the history of the bar (go ask...More

Thank PhotoBerto
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great atmosphere with an amazing beer garden and outdoor area. Cute and cosy indoor room also with a homely fireplace

Thank levisst
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Walked in and walked out, didn't look nice. There must be better options, perhaps during summer this could be an option.

Thank Trish J
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Good pint of Guinness I had a gin and tonic but wish it had been served in a nicer glass a man was strumming the guitar atmosphere nice

Thank eileen o
Reviewed 1 March 2017

This is the nicest bar in Bantry. Was here recently, and went to 4 pubs before we found Ma Murphy's. There was no need to go anywhere else after. Great service and a lovely pint of Guinness.

Reviewed 20 February 2017

Like stepping back 40 years (in a good way). Real nice feel of an old fashioned Irish bar, and does a nice pint to boot.

Thank petethepete
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Nice pub, inside the front door is either the snug or a shop. Inside the next door was the main bar, old fashioned had'nt been updated in donkeys years. The guy with me was thrilled with it. The bar staff were welcoming but could do...More

Thank sheajoo
Reviewed 23 January 2017

This is one of the old type bars with a shop in front and the bar at the rear. Toilets need to be upgraded and heating is a must. Staff very pleasant. Worth a visit when in Bantry.

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Pub, Irish
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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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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