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Murphy's Pub

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Near Woodley Park Metro Station, Washington DC, DC
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good39%
  • Average28%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Dec 17, 2016
“Irish fun: warm and friendly”
May 3, 2015
“Murphy's Irish Pub Burned Down”
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Near Woodley Park Metro Station, Washington DC, DC
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Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

I liked their chili and pub chips, and sandwiches, but all the food is good and Murphy's is a great pub environment to skip into and seek a fun escape. Reasonable prices, and a simple place you will return to - that's Murphy's!

Thank elaine s
Reviewed May 3, 2015

This pub on Calvert Street in NW Washington was really great - served delicious pub fare and very friendly people, but we learned a fire caused it to close suddenly and is no longer open.

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Reviewed March 19, 2015

It's just average food nothing to write home about. Had the Irish Breakfast.....poached eggs were over cooked sausage was store bought.

Thank Dennis F
Reviewed September 30, 2014

Food was fine and the drinks were fine but just your basic pub. Good for a quick bite. Staff was friendly and there is outdoor seating.

Thank Susan C
Reviewed September 8, 2014

We stopped here one day as we returned from the Metro to our room at the Omni. The day was hot, the beer cold and the staff friendly. Reasonable prices.

Thank Travelerbeme
Reviewed August 25, 2014

Loved the outdoor seating and the great service. Pricing was fair and the food was great ( Fish and Chips with a cold beer ).

Thank Rob B
Reviewed July 23, 2014

We went here on a weeknight because it was close to the hotel and seemed to have a good menu. Unfortunately we had a server who tended to wonder aimlessly around the restaurant so much that after ten minutes the hostess came back and took...More

Thank Carla B
Reviewed July 19, 2014

This place was close to our hotel and one of the many places we walked by when we were exploring the neighborhood. It looked interesting. We returned for dinner and were disappointed at the lack of personality. We had set our expectations a little higher....More

Thank ladygilormini
Reviewed July 16, 2014

This was an alright little place. Good beer, pub food. Service was average, nothing spectacular. The environment is decent - think neighborhood pub. I was not blown away with anything about it, but if you are looking for a cold beer and some pub grub,...More

Thank jennifer v
Reviewed July 11, 2014

Good range of beers and basic bar menu. Was able to watch the football (soccer) World Cup on several TV screens

Thank Neil P
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Tucker T
February 13, 2017|
Response from elaine s | Reviewed this property |
I don't know any of the bartenders - sorry!
Tucker T
February 13, 2017|
Response from Tucker T |
Did someone named B.J. a bartender there in the 80's?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Near Woodley Park Metro Station, Washington DC, DC
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
It is right near the Marriott Wardman Park just steps from the metro station at Woodley Park. I hope you find it, it's a great place to tell people about. I don't know the street it is on.
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