• Welcome


    Murphs Bistro is a family-run business established in 2006 by the Susan and Fergus Murphy has taken up residence in the famous 1809 built Derragarra Inn on Main Street, Butlers Bridge.  It is the perfect blend of old and new.   This one hundred seat restaurant is a conveniently located to the North and is just a five minute drive from Cavan town.

  • For Every Occasion

    For Every Occasion

    Weddings Parties/Special Occasions

    The picturesque, ivy covered and thatched roofed Inn is a Cavan landmark and was used in the film ‘The Playboys’  starring Albert Finney.  The Derragarra Inn is the ideal place for wedding parties and will make a wonderful backdrop for  those special photographs.


  • Chef


    Chef & Proprietor Fergus Murphy has worked in some of the best kitchens in the world, including 2 Star Michelin Restaurant Le Gavroche under Albert Roux. He has also worked with Chef Michel from Celebrity Masterchef.

  • Awards


    Murph’s Bistro awarded

    ‘Best Casual Dinning in Cavan’

    2010, 2011 and 2014.

You will find a a warm welcome awaits in the Derragarra Inn.


Award Winning Dining

Bar & Bar Menu

Outdoor Catering

Play Area for Children