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Brian Boru

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489 Ritchie Hwy, Severna Park, MD 21146
(410) 975-2678
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Today
11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Brunch, Lunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 23
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Comfortable Irish Pub & Restaurant

We used to be there every Monday evening for Trivia Game and had a wonderful time, The manager at the time ran the trivia game & allowed us to partake of 1/2 price apps even though we were on the restaurant side. Our group sampled all the offered appetizers over a year & 1/2 of playing, We also... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
mcgeesmom
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Severna Park, MD
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Severna Park, MD
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

We used to be there every Monday evening for Trivia Game and had a wonderful time, The manager at the time ran the trivia game & allowed us to partake of 1/2 price apps even though we were on the restaurant side. Our group sampled all the offered appetizers over a year & 1/2 of playing, We also enjoyed the... More 

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Arnold, Maryland
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171 reviews 171 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

The shepherd's pie is good, except it's not made authentically with lamb. It's instead made with beef. I just assumed that they did not have lamb, but there are other items on the menu that are made with lamb, so that's not the case. I've had better at other restaurants, though this one is good. The salmon was fantastic, though... More 

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Pasadena, Maryland
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50 reviews 50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Excellent service, food and drink. Irish fair with moderate pricing. The meat loaf is to die for along with their Rueben. The staff is overly friendly and when you leave you will be very happy you did stop there.

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Stevensville, Maryland
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

We love this Brian Boru location! The food is absolutely superb, and the service is always phenomenal. Staff is very friendly and attentive, even when the place is packed. They have live music on the weekends (and sometimes on weekdays) and your favorite Irish beers on tap. Highly recommend the Whiskey Tomato and the Potato Leek soups. We like to... More 

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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Our meeting of 12 travel professionals met at Brian Boru for our monthly gathering. The happy hour drinks in the bar were very good, and the appetizers, especially the sliders were tasty. Service was very attentive and very friendly. The dinner order was off a special menu and 3 out of the 4 items got great reviews from our members.... More 

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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Very quaint Irish pub Offers variety of dining options including Sunday brunch Great for family gatherings

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United States
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105 reviews 105 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

So sad that they have changed their menu. Goat cheese poppers were so incredible. If they bring them back, we'll definitely return. Always loved this restaurant and those were our entire family's favorite. We even hosted a party here once, and everyone couldn't get enough of the goat cheese poppers. Also disappointed because twice in a row they got us... More 

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Pasadena, Maryland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

We went there for a special event dinner...a lecture about the potato famine and a three course meal. Both were very good. They will do it two more times this spring. We have dined there before and the food and service are always very good.

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Severna Park, Maryland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Not into the food- not bad but not great. The service is okay. I have been there 8 times over the course of 5 years. There are regulars and locals who love it.

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Wales, Massachusetts
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31 reviews 31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

A family gathering of 20 (including 5 youngsters) recently had dinner at this restaurant. Our waiter Liam was the highlight of our meal. He dealt with a large group in a professional and friendly manner. People arrived at different times. But Liam had no problems dealing with drink, appetizer and food orders, even making sure the children all had what... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 489 Ritchie Hwy, Severna Park, MD 21146
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Severna Park
  • Phone Number: (410) 975-2678

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Irish, Pub
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?