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Address: 160 State St., Boston, MA 02109
Phone Number: (617) 742-2286
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Stopped for a couple of drinks on the way to the airport and wasn't disappointed. Good selection of whiskeys after having Irish Coffee. Bartender has authentic Irish brogue... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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Watervliet, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

Brighter inside than last visit cleaner also. Busy place bar crowded hard to find wiggle room no seats. Our group of six had a beer and decided not to wait two hours for a table .

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DeLancey, NY
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

Great place to have a drink and a classic watering hole in Boston. Had breakfast here, it was awful. Other spots in the area have a much better breakfast, save the Black Rose for your drinks and nightlife.

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St. George, Utah
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60 reviews 60 reviews
15 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

Stopped for a couple of drinks on the way to the airport and wasn't disappointed. Good selection of whiskeys after having Irish Coffee. Bartender has authentic Irish brogue; met some nice folk including real Irishmen stopping in to visit and enjoy the atmosphere. Didn't try the food; the couple at the bar next to me enjoyed their food.

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dallas
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33 reviews 33 reviews
5 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Went back to the Black Rose on the 12th of April after the first time 4 years ago, and its still a great place to eat and drink. We stayed at the Harborside Inn and the Black Rose is just across the street. We had the Sheppards pie and fish and chips and all was excellent. Its a bit loud,... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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54 reviews 54 reviews
7 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Boston is a city that is packed with Irish pubs; some are authentic, some are pure corporate creations; some are sorta in-between. This is one of the authentic venues. The food is delicious and mostly un-Americanized, the decor is perfectly American-Irish, and the live music is excellent. I highly recommend the beef stew. If you're ever around Quincy Market and... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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103 reviews 103 reviews
25 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

This place seems to be a bit of a landmark. We went on a weekend so it was very busy. Lots of good beer on tap and the food was much better than expected. They had a great musician playing a few sets at dinner time and the overall vibe of the place is great. I talked to a few... More 

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Jacksonvile, FL
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104 reviews 104 reviews
59 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015 via mobile

This place was located near our hotel. It was always hopping on the weekends, could hear the music outside which was quite good. When we went to have dinner there the food was okay. My friend tried their clam chowder and lobster "roll" special. She said the clam chowder was okay but not as good as some places. Her lobster... More 

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Prairieville, Louisiana
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120 reviews 120 reviews
43 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Great lunch, plenty of food, staff was very friendly, two of us ordered three appetizers and couldn't finish them it was so much food. There are bands there but not when we went

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springfield,ma
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85 reviews 85 reviews
29 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

People who frequent Boston, frequent The Black Rose, It is a traditional New England Irish Pub. Great atmosphere, great beers, and great live entertainment. This place is worth your time and money. It's a fun place to hang out.

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Chesterfield
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

me and my wife had a nice open top bus tour of Boston, asking where we could get a nice lobster lunch we were pointed in the direction of the black rose Irish pub.this is a typical bar decked out in the Irish pub style very noisy and quite big inside with lots of tables. The very nice waitress showed... More 

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