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Breda Murphy Restaurant

41 Station Road, Whalley, Clitheroe BB7 9RH, England
+44 1254 823446
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Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (29 reviews)
“sea bass” (21 reviews)
“cakes” (35 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 17:00 Hours
CUISINES
Irish, British, Deli, Contemporary, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
41 Station Road, Whalley, Clitheroe BB7 9RH, England
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1 - 10 of 440 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Again, I was awkward and asked for a breakfast not on the menu! Breda is the best. Absolutely delicious eggs royale... she’s the best!

Thank harriet_clayton
Starfish51, Owner at Breda Murphy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Harriet, hopefully see you again soon! B x

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came a couple of weeks ago and the food was amazing. The furnishings are gorgeous amd drinks spot on. Only slight let down were the toilets but they only need a lick of paint. All in all brilliant place amd atmosphere thanks.

Thank Casey B
Starfish51, Manager at Breda Murphy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks a million for the feedback! See you again soon.

Reviewed 6 June 2018

Each year we visit Breda Murphy's in Whalley Lancashire. This time for breakfast. You know when something is good when the food arrives, people start to eat and nobody talks, they just keep eating, for our table of 6 people, this is an accomplishment. The...More

Thank Expat F
Starfish41, Manager at Breda Murphy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Thank you for your kind review and it was a delight to see you all again especially as you'd travelled so far from South Carolina for breakfast at Breda's! We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Breda x

Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Had a delicious Friday teatime! The food was excellent as always and the service impeccable. Our children were very welcomed and the staff catered for everything we needed. I would have tea here every Friday if I could!

Thank lisataylor73
Starfish41, Manager at Breda Murphy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2018

Thank you Lisa, It was lovely to welcome you and your family on Friday teatime and I hope to see you all again soon.

Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Not been since the re-furb, but was not disappointed. Fixtures and fittings are tasteful. Food was excellent, have seen some comments on here about expense and portion size, yes you may pay a little more here but the quality shows and portions are more than...More

1  Thank Mr G
Starfish41, Manager at Breda Murphy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Many thanks for the kind review and we're delighted that you enjoyed your first visit back since our refurb. Hopefully see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 May 2018

We went to Breda Murphys after being bought some vouchers and I can say that we will return. The whole experience was delightful, the staff exceptionally helpful and friendly - they knew the menu well and could make recommendations. We asked for a dry wine...More

Thank LSE7001
Starfish41, Manager at Breda Murphy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Many thanks for your review and we're truly delighted to hear that you had a delightful time and that you'll be returning.

Reviewed 29 April 2018

Enjoyed a delightful afternoon tea here on a Saturday which was a present from our daughters.A very tasty display of high class food consisting of sandwiches ,dainty cakes and scone,jam and cream with a glass of bubbly.Would highly recommend as a special present or a...More

Thank lireton47
Starfish41, Manager at Breda Murphy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Many thanks for your review, we're delighted that you enjoyed your afternoon tea treat!

Reviewed 29 April 2018

A large group of us descended on Breda Murphy's for lunch but this did not faze the serving or kitchen team. Breda herself fronts the wait/bar staff, who were incredibly efficient, friendly and welcoming. The food is sensibly priced but the quality is superb. Between...More

Thank TnJuk
Starfish41, Manager at Breda Murphy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Many thanks for your review we were delighted to host your luncheon club at the restaurant on Friday. Hope to see you all again soon.

Reviewed 22 April 2018

Excellent food and portions looked small on the plate but the appetite was satisfied. Good service too.

Thank Alan H
Starfish41, Manager at Breda Murphy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 15 April 2018

Took my mum to Breda's for afternoon tea on Saturday and it was superb. The sandwiches and cakes arrived on a tiered stand, beautifully presented. We enjoyed freshly made sandwiches of home cooked ham and beef and cheese fillings. The cakes were irresistible! Lemon drizzle...More

2  Thank alijb100
Starfish41, Manager at Breda Murphy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

Thank you so much for the kind review I'm delighted that you and your mum enjoyed your afternoon tea and I will share your feedback with our team. Hopefully see again soon.

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michael c
10 March 2018|
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Response from Ukmumsy | Reviewed this property |
Not open Sunday
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michael c
10 March 2018|
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Response from GingerPrincess11 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I don't think they're on Sundays.
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21 August 2017|
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Thank you for your kind support and words
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$42
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Tuesday
10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 17:00
Thursday
10:00 - 17:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:30
Saturday
10:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Station Road, Whalley, Clitheroe BB7 9RH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Clitheroe  >  Whalley
  • Phone Number: +44 1254 823446
  • E-mail
Description
Fall in love with menus inspired by great British food and Breda Murphy’s stunning surroundings. From breathtaking views and valleys to star-studded skies, the Ribble Valley offers a picture-perfect backdrop for Breda Murphy Restaurant and Delicatessen. Located in Whalley and nestled in the heart of an area of outstanding natural beauty, the restaurant features a ground floor dining area, Reilly’s Bar boasting an exclusive list of wines, ales and spirits, plus a luxury private dining area located on the upper floor. Breda Murphy also features a standalone delicatessen which serves delicious, natural and seasonal deli plus hot drinks and refreshments available for take-out. The award-winning Breda Murphy Restaurant and Delicatessen has been delighting visitors with modern British and Irish cuisine inspired by the Breda’s home region of County Carlow, and Lancashire’s Ribble Valley since 2006. With Gareth Bevan as head chef, its unmistaken commitment to great food, style and down-to-earth service has won UK awards and many a local friend in the process. Popular dishes include market fish of the day with brown shrimps, Cornish crab salad, roast fillet of Bowland beef and Breda Murphy’s classic fish pie. Complement your dish with one of Breda’s fine wines and spirits found in her extensive Reilly’s Bar wine list. The restaurant also serves breakfast Friday to Sunday and Sunday lunch. The delicatessen offers seasonal deli, light breakfasts, cakes and coffees together with takeout meals and sandwiches. Customers can also place and collect outside catering orders.
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