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Brophy's Tavern

$$ - $$$American, ,
4th Ave & San Carlos St., Carmel, CA 93921
+1 831-586-5566
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good35%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“fish and chips” (14 reviews)
“pig wings” (4 reviews)
“calzone” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Brew Pub, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4th Ave & San Carlos St., Carmel, CA 93921
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The menu will surprise you at this fantastic pub. A little something for everyone and everything we have tried over the years has been awesome !

1  Thank anastasia t
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were looking for a casual restaurant with good food and we found just that. It is a small place that gets quite busy. The communal table was a fun experience as it gave us the opportunity to talk to other people (or not). The...More

1  Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband and I stumbled upon this(slightly) out of the way tavern. We stopped in during happy hour on a Tuesday in late August. They offered a few draft beers for $4 during happy hour. My husband ordered fish and chips and I had a...More

1  Thank Kristine K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the chicken pesto sandwich, it was super duper yummy! And it was ALOT of food! The fries were also good! And I don't even like fries! 4 stars because the waitress was so fast to leave our table all the time, we did not...More

1  Thank Kine H
Reviewed 1 week ago

It’s quite difficult to find a place to eat in Carmel that doesn’t require taking out a mortgage! Brophy’s is a very welcome exception. Excellent, varied menu choices - fish and chips are fab - great beer, electric atmosphere. We had the pleasure of being...More

1  Thank Dylanforpresident
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed this little place. Had a tasty chicken sandwich and a cider. Young, informal crowd. Lively and loud. Hilarious staff that jumped straight into discussing Brexit with us upon seeing our UK driving licences when asking for ID! ;)

2  Thank RoundCat_2000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had seen the reviews for Brophys before we came to Carmel and wanted to have a drink in here. My wife and I walked through the door and were greeted my the friendly barman, we ordered our beer and had a nice chat with...More

Thank Im_no_Crazy_Canadian
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We checked out this restaurant while in town for car week and we loved it! They had some of the best iced tea. The food was fabulous! Highly recommend.

1  Thank Kelli0023
jnic0sia, Manager at Brophy's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am delighted you had a chance to stop in. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I truly hope you have an opportunity to visit again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was great too! I love looking at walls that tell a story. Brophy's was a place that took you back in time. Service was great. I would go again. My husband bought a T-Shirt, what does that tell you??More

1  Thank Marybeth F
jnic0sia, Manager at Brophy's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Marybeth, you described it perfectly—Brophy's walls tell a story. With a showcase collection of hundreds of beer cans and sports memorabilia lining the walls, Brophy's has a unique atmosphere full of history. We love that you bought a t-shirt to commemorate your visit, and we...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited here for lunch on a whim and were delighted. Friendly staff, great service and delicious sandwiches. Would come again.

1  Thank ldehayes2014
jnic0sia, Manager at Brophy's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am thrilled you had a chance to experience Brophy's! I sincerely appreciate your compliments and we cannot wait to welcome you for your next visit!

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October 1, 2017|
Response from Swimmer_Sanguinetti |
Never mind folks - it's the Carmel Inn. Thanks - now we can stay there after a pint without driving home !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4th Ave & San Carlos St., Carmel, CA 93921
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-586-5566
Centrally located on the corner of 4th & San Carlos in downtown Carmel, Brophy's offers hand-crafted cocktails, cold draft beer, 7 large screen tvs and the best pub fare in town! A perennial favorite of neighbors and visitors alike, Brophy’s Tavern is an iconic stop in Carmel. The popular sports bar and local watering hole underwent a recent renovation. An airy and bright pub, Brophy’s pulls from eight taps and is decorated with vintage photos, authentic sports paraphernalia, a refurbished Rock-Ola Bubbler Juke Box and a showpiece collection of 1,000 beer cans from around the world.
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