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JJ Murphy & Co

) #231 of 692 Restaurants in Wellington $$ - $$$ Irish, , European
119 Cuba Street, Wellington, New Zealand
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible13%
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Open Now
08:00 - 23:30All hours
Irish, Bar, European, Pub
$$ - $$$
119 Cuba Street, Wellington, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popped in here for some lunch. They do a $12 lunch menu which has a good selection and you can have a $5 beer. Food was good although a bit strange having half a plate of salad with your fish and chips.

Thank applegate69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here a few times in one weekend, they do great deals for drink as well as food. Lots of friendly staff, nice to see Irish staff. Big space, plenty of seating, liking the snugs! Food was good, hearty pub food. Many tvs so could...More

Thank elem7142
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Went to the bar to order breakfast for two and get told that they were closed by the barman while the waitress beside him said "no we are open" only for the barman keep telling her that they were closed, what's the point of advertising...More

Thank subu9400
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This is a great pub to catch up with friends old and new - particularly on a Friday night when they do $10 beer jugs. There's a good number of tables/chairs on the street, well-sheltered and with grunty gas heaters when it's cold. Much later...More

Thank Erin W
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great pub meals and very good service. Highly recommended. A large selection of local area beers on tap.

Thank nigo75
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Probably not a bad place to go if your full of beer and want something to soak it up but that about sums it up. Plenty of better places nearby.

Thank JohnandJennie
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Came in for a couple of jars of stout in the evening. Friendly bar service. Heaps of space to sit and there are free play pool tables upstairs if you can manage to get one. Otherwise there was sport on tv to watch. Enjoyed the...More

Thank Ed R
Reviewed 21 April 2017

A group of us happened upon this wee gem one lunchtime - responding to the chalkboard advertisement for $12 lunch meals. Well!! The meals were hearty, and all were very satisfied with the results... in fact one member came back two days later because the...More

Thank kjam1972
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I found this an average but pleasant pub. Tried the fish n.chips which were OK. Also sampled a couple of refreshing pints of Murphy's stout which were about twice the price of the exact same pints in the UK. Still, I reckon this is the...More

Thank Eddiehump
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We stopped in for a Sunday Evening Meal The Roast of the Day Yum Yum. Have often stopped always good service friendly staff and being able to watch the Rugb, play pool upstairs or listen to a band while having a wine is bonus. I...More

Thank 66Seymour
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Irish, Bar, European, Pub
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 03:00
08:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 Cuba Street, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64-4-384-9090
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