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English first
Knoxville, Tennessee
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59 reviews 59 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I nice Irish retreat. the draft selection is fantastic. they food couldn't be better after a long day of sightseeing

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31 reviews 31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We came here after being at TGI Fridays and being totally disappointed. Rob was our server and he was fabulous, friendly and attentive and we loved his brogue. The food was a real surprise. We had the Irish Chili and we each had burgers. Fresh hot and delicious. I would HIGHLY recommend this place and if you have Rob as... More

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Pottsville, Pennsylvania
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Was lead here by a friend from Boston....obvious local crowd...most seemed to know each other....but I was treated well and all were friendly....the service was great...Guinness was good and cold.....had steak tips that were great, and plenty of food on the plate....definitely a place I will be returning to when in Boston......

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We had the curry fries for the table and they were amazing. I'll definitely be back. Good portions and a comfortable pub atmosphere.

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Braintree, Massachusetts
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198 reviews 198 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

...Not quite, on my first visit, but folks(servers and guests) were friendly and helpful. On this day, there was a mixed crowd of students and older soccer fans watching the European finals. Great selection of beers. I had no food, but it looked like ok pub grub. It is not in my neighborhood, but I would go again if it... More

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Portland, Maine
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Service from the front door bouncer, to the bar tender, to the owner of the joint made it for an easy decision to never return to this dump. Absoulute discrace to call themselves an Irish bar.

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New Haven, Connecticut
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

Fun and lively atmosphere. Walked in for brunch on a Saturday. Never been to Ireland but interior resembles older pubs we've been to in London. Tasty and affordable. Walking distance to North Eastern, WIT and Mass Art. Perfect for school visits.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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233 reviews 233 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2012

Looks like it's right out of Ireland! Drinks and food are wonderful, with a great waitstaff and decor. Awesome trivia on Tuesdays. Love this place

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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27 reviews 27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2011

This place was always my favorite while going to Northeastern. It may not have the "scene" that Our House or Flannigan's does, but that's a good thing. It's got great happy hour food deals and a 5 dollar meal every day. It's sporting a great craft beer draught selection. And the atmosphere can't be topped. If you are looking for... More

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Address: 1619 Tremont St, Boston, MA
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston
Cuisine: American, Irish

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