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JJ Murphy & Co

₱₱ - ₱₱₱Irish, ,
119 Cuba Street, Wellington, New Zealand
+64 4-384 9090
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
Travelers talk about
“rump steak” (6 reviews)
“ribs” (7 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM Hours
Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
119 Cuba Street, Wellington, New Zealand
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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

The food was great, good pub food, with no complaints. However, while the staff were friendly, service was slow and I felt that at times I waited too long for service while standing at the bar. Our table upon arrival was dirty, probably due to...More

Thank Shellie M
Reviewed 20 June 2018

While Murphy's commands an excellent location in Cuba Street, a recent visit left a sour taste ... The beer was .... beer! Nice enough. The food was adequate and hot, but the communication and, ultimately, service left a bit to be desired. Granted, they were...More

Thank Lynne-Maree S
Reviewed 6 June 2018

I love JJ's; not because it's the best bar in town, or serves the best beer, but it's been around since I arrived in Wellington and has provided consistent and decent service. It's a large standard Irish bar, with lots of seating - tables and...More

Thank Glen C
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

I went to JJ Murphys with a friend on a Saturday night. The location is great, right in the middle of Cuba mall surrounded by other eateries and watering holes. I'm glad however that we chose this one. The food is great. I ordered a...More

Thank X6844ZRscotts
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I decided to have a beer in front of the fireplace! After looking around at the typical Irish setting, we decided to try the 2 for 1 Monday night special for dinner. She ordered the usual Fish & Chips and I ordered...More

Thank FDM-Virginia
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Passed by and decided to drop in. Very charming place with friendly service. Love the setting, a nice pit stop.

Thank AhmadDundee
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

My family and i actually ate here 3 times. The service was quick, friendly. Meals were very good and good in size and great on price. Beers were also yum. Obviously a popular place to eat as it was always near full when we arrived....More

Thank Melita B
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

food is good. lunchtime steak meal is good service was good and food arrived quickly. downside is they seem not to be overly worried about having pigeons in the bar. they do try and kick them out but is not the first time I have...More

Thank Sy R
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

My wife & I had lunch here on a Sunday the service was great.The homemade corn fritters are the best we have both ever tasted.Will definitely be back for more next time we visit Wellington. We had a few drinks here last night good service,great...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Cannot fault the food A+++ and very reasonable pricing, the low review reflects on the staff, quite abrupt service every so often you may get a couple of great ones who don't treat you like placing an order is a huge service! And ordering a...More

Thank Foodateir
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
8:00 AM - 3:00 AM
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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