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Kitty Murtagh

American, Irish, Bar, Pub
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4 W Creek Rd, Nantucket, MA 02554-4030
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We exited the ferry looking for some Irish pub food. Walked about 20 min from ferry. On West Creek Rd. Nice, clean air conditioned pub. Locals were in enjoying their lunch. There are two pool tables. We shared mussels which were delicious. My friend had the fish & chips. I had the lunch special, shrimp sandwich on a brioche roll... More 

Thank Patricia M
Nantucket, Massachusetts
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103 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

This place is the Irish pub . I went with my friends and we liked the food and service. The place is really cool!

Thank vperli
Leominster, Massachusetts
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

While not fancy, Kitty Murtagh is worth a visit if you are on Nantucket. It's a pub, has a good selection of draft beers and an eclectic pub menu. I had the blackened prime rib sandwich, it was great. The spice was perfect, the ciabatta was fresh, and there was no shortage of the perfectly cooked meat. I have to... More 

Thank momzilla1959
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2016

This was the most authentic seeming Irish pub I've been to (keeping in mind I've yet to visit Ireland). Had a real wood fire in the hearth, billiards tables, very cozy especially as it was winter the fire was most welcome! Our waiter was super friendly and on top of things without being annoying. I had the fish and chips,... More 

Thank ScubaTomas
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136 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015

Kitty's is a Nantucket standard and well worth a visit. Big parking lot [more spaces across the street], good service, and decent food. One gripe: ordered shrimp scampi, which was described as "over angel hair pasta" but it arrived over linguine. Sure, a "First World" problem, but it should have been described. The meal was enjoyable nonetheless.

Thank rockwell121
Stratford, Connecticut
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80 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

Being near our house we stopped for lunch here on a rainy October afternoon with our friends. Great comfort food selections - of course chowder, which was excellent, followed by a beef stew with of course beers.

Thank Bob-1812
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19 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

Just an all around great place to sit have a bit or sit down stars for a more family restaurant! The salad bar is to die for! and only 10. bucks what a deal!

Thank ackmacphoto
Port Washington, New York
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53 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

Great place to watch a sports game! Beer menu as well as the food menu has a good variety with decent prices. The fish & chips were good. The crabcake appetizer was a bit disappointing, unless you like a more breaded crabcake. Service is good and the atmosphere is relaxed.

Thank Mfsnyder11050
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

Great place to bring the family for a great meal without down town prices. Warm traditional Irish Pub environment with pool tables.

Thank Patrick O
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Great salad bar and $5 Burger Night in the off season is a good value. Real Pub food with friendly service and good selection of beers on tap. Recommend the soup and salad add on to any entree. Parking can be a bit tricky when they are busy. Enjoy!

Thank Tom C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $30
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 W Creek Rd, Nantucket, MA 02554-4030
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Nantucket
  • Phone Number: 15083250781
Nantucket's only Irish Pub. Join us upstairs for some traditional Irish hearty fare, try our Beef Stew or Beer Battered Fish & Chips. or join us downstairs in our intimate dinning room for our Soup & Salad bar, Triple Tenderloin or Shrimp Scampi.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?