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Kelly's Irish Times Pub

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14 F St NW, Irish Times Building, Washington DC, DC 20001-1525
+1 202-543-5433
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good35%
  • Average26%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
14 F St NW, Irish Times Building, Washington DC, DC 20001-1525
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Reviewed September 28, 2015 via mobile

Pretty average all round. Food was ok but nothing to write home about. Tipping for average food and service is a nonsense. Service should be included in the price. It's not like the food is cheaper.

Thank Gary B
Reviewed September 28, 2015

We loved this place, but we love old comfy slightly warn, slightly dusty bars. Friendly place for a couple who wants some cold beers (or whiskey because it is their specialty) and good not too expensive bar food. Not family friendly. I hear it gets...More

Thank Dana C
Reviewed September 21, 2015

Went there to have a business lunch and the atmosphere was just like in Ireland (People drinking and singing at daytime). Really liked it!

Thank Tamas W
Reviewed September 17, 2015

The wait staff were friendly and efficient and the drinks were reasonably priced. Two pints came to $16 including tip.

Thank Lee S
Reviewed September 14, 2015

Typical dive-ish bar.. locals were annoying.. beer taps may need to be cleaned and the temperature checked to ensure optimal coldness since they tasted warm

Thank TAuserBK
Reviewed September 3, 2015

For a mid-range restaurant, the waitstaff could have been a bit nicer. The sandwiches were good, but portions were on the small side. My boyfriend needed a snack afterwards to actually feel full.

Thank Emily N
Reviewed September 2, 2015

I came here with my husband and in laws for something to eat. It was at the end of the Summer and the college students were coming back so it was filled with many of them. The food was decent, the beer was expensive (what...More

Thank bethiegrl1
Reviewed September 2, 2015

I loved this place. Food is excellent and the staff is friendly. They do need to teach servers about wine. Not everyone likes beer or Irish whiskey. The "black box" wine is very good, but the server should know what kind of wine it is......More

1  Thank kejj1955
Reviewed August 28, 2015 via mobile

I have gone to Kelly's to watch World Cup games, have a Saturday lunch, visit with folks after work or even a midweek lunch. The staff has always been great. They cut the menu down a bit. I love the hot pretzels...tater tots never hurt...More

Thank ihatehaggis
Reviewed August 11, 2015

We had their special of the day, LOBSTER ROLL, and it was very good. The ambiance is fun and casual. Staff was great!

Thank Lisa T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $35
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 F St NW, Irish Times Building, Washington DC, DC 20001-1525
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-543-5433
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