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Murphy's Irish Stout

AnjLM May 18, 2008 05:28 PM

I'm looking for a bar/pub with Murphy's Irish Stout on tap. The only place that used to have it is the Red Dragon in Fanueil and the Burren in Davis square but they both stopped carrying it. Has anyone seen it in Boston or the surrounding area?

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    Guinness02122 May 21, 2008 05:15 PM

    I think Flann O'Brien's still has it. I think Brendan Behan might have it even though it's no longer affiliated with Flann's.

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      ritcey May 19, 2008 07:51 PM

      Tommy Doyle's in Kenmore has it.

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        Joanie May 20, 2008 05:42 AM

        I think you mean Kendall Sq. for Tommy Doyle's.

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          ritcey May 20, 2008 08:35 PM

          Doh! You are, of course, correct. You'd think I'd get it right, considering I work in Kendall, w/in view of Tommy Doyle's. I'm guessing all those years of going to Cornwall's made my brain automatically think "beer == Kenmore".

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        phosho May 19, 2008 12:41 PM

        Thirsty Scholar has had it for years, and at a good price.

        1. Small Plates May 19, 2008 10:56 AM

          Such a good beer - just back from 2 weeks in Ireland (and in Cork where it is brewed) where we drank it round the clock (in between glasheens of Smithwicks!.)

          I have had it at Doyle's and IIRC I think I have had it at Gargoyle's of all places!! ENJOY!!!

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            DanInCambridge May 19, 2008 08:40 AM

            90% sure they had it at Audubon Saturday night.

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              MC Slim JB May 19, 2008 08:43 PM

              Correct: Audubon always has it.

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              baconodka May 19, 2008 08:39 AM

              townsends in hyde park has it currently. gargoyles in davis had it last time i was there (9 months ago).

              1. TomH May 19, 2008 07:30 AM

                Olde Magoun's Saloon in Magoun Square, Somerville has it on tap. Just had a few on Saturday.

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                  Karl May 19, 2008 05:03 AM

                  gargoyles in davis sq has it on tap.

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                    Spenbald May 18, 2008 07:09 PM

                    James's Gate in JP.

                    1. hiddenboston May 18, 2008 06:45 PM

                      Doyle's, JP
                      Matt Murphy's, Brookline
                      Paddy's, West Newton
                      Squealing Pig, Brigham Circle
                      I believe that O'Leary's in Brookline might have it, too, but am not 100% sure.

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                        Joanie May 19, 2008 05:50 AM

                        I think I saw it at Foley's in the South End yesterday.

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                          Ralphie_in_Boston May 19, 2008 08:33 AM

                          I also think I've had Murphy's at O'Leary's, but am also not 100% sure (years ago)

                        2. BostonZest May 18, 2008 06:16 PM

                          Matt Murphy's in Brookline Village.

                          1. trufflehound May 18, 2008 05:56 PM

                            Stones Publick House, Ashland.
                            I'm sute Doyle's, Atwood and others carry it.

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                              adobokid May 18, 2008 06:19 PM

                              Had a pint at Doyle's a few weeks ago

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