Cozily niched in downtown Providence, Murphyís Restaurant has become a cornerstone to the community, carrying a household name that locals hold in high regard. Having been around since 1929 the restaurant has evolved from humble beginnings and has transformed into the culinary powerhouse that it is today. The owner Ruth has been involved in the business since 1979 and she has worked her way from the bottom to the top seamlessly with her son and General Manager, Louis. Murphy’s has successfully encompassed what it means to provide an authentic Irish Pub and is simply a must visit while in the area. The menu is eclectic, offering all of the classics at a heightened level. Ruth and her team have sought to raise the bar on the cuisine and the top notch dishes certainly speak for themselves. The Corned Beef, Pastrami, and Swiss, is an immediate go-to, and the options consist of it being served on Rye, Wheat, Italian, Brioche, Texas, or a Bagel. All of their ingredients are sourced locally ensuring the utmost quality for each of their customers. The effort that is put into the entire experience is nothing short of impressive. The prices are affordable, yet the food is upscale and more than anything, genuine. Murphyís also offers several other options, taking pride in the fact that they have something to offer everyone. The Shepardís Pie is the real deal, comprised of Certified Angus Beef, Sweet Corn, Red Bliss Mash and Gravy. If burgers are more your speed the signature option, the Murphyís, provides a hearty meal and is uniquely served on a brioche roll. The Nightmare Menu is where Murphyís really digs into their motto of serving the customer in hearty portions. The Flat Liner is a sandwich over one pound crafted with Turkey, Bacon, Roast Beef, Ham Cheddar, Lettuce, and Tomato.Coming in and paying Ruth and her staff a visit is sure to provide a memorable experience for each guest. The environment is beyond welcoming, and each visit provides for a new experience with the wide array of menu options that are offered. The widespread notoriety that Murphyís has received is accredited to not only amazing food, but the quality experience that is provided, and is a must try while in providence.
100 Fountain St.
Providence, RI 02903