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Address: 9 High Street, Galway, Ireland
Phone Number: +35391564589

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Fabulous Chowder

Ourbus driver James recommended eating lunch at Murphys. Yum!!! So happy we did. While he recommended the fish and chips we chose chower. It was a cold damp day and the chowder... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 17, 2016
trisht7k
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Leverett, Massachusetts
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Leverett, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

Ourbus driver James recommended eating lunch at Murphys. Yum!!! So happy we did. While he recommended the fish and chips we chose chower. It was a cold damp day and the chowder hit the spot. It was a clean neat place and the food was great.

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Venice, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

We stopped here one night during a recent trip to Ireland and enjoyed it so much we came back the following night. Murphy's doesn't serve food, so this is a place to enjoy a pint and to join in on the conversation. It is obviously a place that locals know and regularly patronize, so we felt part of the Galway... More 

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Pottsville, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

While shopping on the streets of Galway and walking through the Quay St area, this was a great stop for a beer and food. Honestly, the food was excellent as well as the service.

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County Tipperary, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

This is not one of your trendy bars - it is a proper, old Galway bar and I love it. No visit to Galway is complete without a trip to Murphy's for a few pints of their wonderful Guinness. And in my experience (which is extensive) it is the best pint in Ireland. The staff are seriously efficient and there... More 

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Kyrenia, Cyprus
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016

The real Mc Coy of an Irish pub. Staff were great and had a great homely feel to it. The Guninnes was the best in the town. Does not serve food so a real drinkers bar.

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Okeechobee,Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

We were touring Galway and and doing a little shopping and our feet were a little sore so we picked this pub to stop at. We were very surprised by the show as he was very good. The drinks were reasonable and even though it was obvious we were tourist were incredibly hospitable. We had a great time and stayed... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

Perfect respite from the madness outside. Locals made us feel welcome. Simple decor works a treat. Quality Guinness, excellent service & always with a smile ... And change from a tenner. Win win. My kinda pub, well done.

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Thank Marian M
Cavan, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

after trying many other bars on shop street where we could not get a seat as it was a bank holiday sat nite we found murphys there was a few people leaving so we went in and thankfully got a seat as its a small bar we stayed for a couple of hours as its a lovely cosy bar with... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

After a blasting live music at the Quay's Bar, this pub serves as an equalizer. Low group seating is just the atmosphere for a chat where you can hear each other, of course with a pint of beer. The sight of a drunk local slumped on a chair tells you this is one authentic Irish bar.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Found this place by accident and had a pleasant hour. We found none of the usual shamrockery in this little pub in the middle of Galway. A great pint, friendly locals and good staff. A particularly good pair of beverage technicians would bring a smile to anyone's face. If you want to sample a little of real Irish pubs try... More 

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