Mrs. Murphy & Sons Irish Bistro

Mrs. Murphy & Sons Irish Bistro

"Elegant North Center restaurant creates imaginative upscale fare by tweaking Irish standards."

3905 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL
(773) 248-3905 serving: North Center, North Side
open:Tue-Thu 5:30pm-10pm Fri 5:30pm-11pm Sat 12pm-4pm, 5:30pm-11pm Sun 12pm-4pm, 5pm-10pm

Sidewalk Score: 8 out of 10
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Restaurants, Irish, $$, Bar Scene, Date Spot, Fine Dining, Group Dining, Live Music, Lunch Spot, Private Rooms, Romantic Dining, American Express Accepted, Cash, Diners Club Accepted, Discover Accepted, Mastercard Accepted, Visa Accepted, Bistros, Irish Pubs,

The Low Down


What to Drink: The gorgeous bar, crafted from African teakwood, is worth a separate visit as much for its congeniality as its great draft and bottled beer choices from Ireland, Britain, Belgium and various American microbreweries.

When to Go: On weekend nights, live performers at the lounge piano provide musical accompaniment to second floor dining.

Where to Sit: For a romantic dining experience, ask to be seated in the serene window-filled west room on the second floor.

Rants, Raves & Reviews

by at Gayot

There's something decidedly different---even a bit austere---about this Irish eatery, and it's no doubt due to the former funeral home setting. Still, soothing hues; oodles of interesting, Celtic-inspired stained glass; and a fab, if odd,…
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By Margie B. at Judy's Book

Mrs. Murphy's is an upscale Irish Bistro in the North Center neighborhood. This gut rehab is full of dark wood, high ceilings and subtle furnishin... Read More