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Porthole Pub

98 Lynnway, Lynn, MA 01902-3490
781-595-7733
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Ranked #18 of 167 Restaurants in Lynn
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Pub
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
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English first
United States
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Their chowder was great and the view of the sunset was even better! Atmoshphere was that of a local pub.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

So i went there with a friend and ordered the steak and it was cooked correctly and was tasty. The staff was great very attentive and courteous to us.

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Lynn, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
126 reviews 126 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Live nearby and this has always been a good place with typical seafood menu items at a great price. A wonderful prime rib, too. All come with salad & bread. On Saturday nights there is a live band which many places don't have anymore. There is a large bar that you can eat at, too. A great local go-to place... More 

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Lynn, Massachusetts
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

When my wife and I need good fish, fresh salad, great cooked carrots and a wonderful bread pudding. I like it when it is moist and has more raisins, which it often does. (not always). The service is very good and friendly. Nothing fancy, but the price is right. We love the place.

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Lynn, Massachusetts
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

if you like thick clam chowder this is the place. plus it always taste good. the fried clams are good and you get a nice portion

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Lynn, Massachusetts
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I ordered their plate of smelts and let me tell ya, they were the best I've had in a long time. I enjoy coming here with my family. When your in the area stop in at the Porthole Pub and enjoy the great food and excellent service.

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Park City, Utah
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25 reviews 25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Another establishment I make a habit of visiting when I'm on the north shore. So many choices of dishes on the menu. I usually order the baked-stuffed Haddock and it is always delicious! (for over 20 years!) Prices are reasonable, service is always friendly and accommodating. The bar is huge! Views of the Boston skyline from the dining room beautiful... More 

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Swampscott, Massachusetts
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36 reviews 36 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The seafood here is very good and the prime rib is very good with a decent portions of both. The only issue I ever have is slow service but the atmosphere is very good. They do have outdoor seating which is nice with a view of the water.

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Lynn, Massachusetts
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139 reviews 139 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Got take out one day when sick and it was slop for gormet prices.The staff does try but what can they do? We will not be back any time soon.

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Tewksbury, Massachusetts, United States
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122 reviews 122 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Great Location with Great view.. After enjoying your meal walk out and enjoy the view of the ocean.. Food was Very Good and Service was Very Good. Friendly staff. Spouse enjoyed the Haddock and I enjoyed the prime rib.

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Additional Information about Porthole Pub

Address: 98 Lynnway, Lynn, MA 01902-3490
Phone Number: 781-595-7733
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Lynn
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Pub

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