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KO at the Shipyard

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#495 of 2,449 Restaurants in Boston
256 Marginal St, Boston, MA 02128-2871
+1 617-418-5234
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  • Excellent59%
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  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
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“pies” (20 reviews)
“veggie pie” (3 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
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256 Marginal St, Boston, MA 02128-2871
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

KO supplies a great range of tasty and interesting pies, great beer and sides. Whilst a little on the expensive side they cannot be faulted for quality.

Thank GLN176
Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

A spot to hang out with friends view the water great brews unusual food that is comfort and authentic Owner always there enjoying his fans TV outside on their patio Cosy in bad weather inside Pop up 😎😎😎Parlor Ice cream😎😎was additional fun Sundays pop ups...More

Thank mystery1reader
Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

This place is such a find! The view was what brought us in, but the awese food and friendly staff is what we will come back for. Ana and Jennie helped us so much with directions as we are not familiar with the area. GOTTA...More

Thank Rebekah C
Reviewed June 28, 2017

This was my first meal in Boston, and I wasn't overly hungry, so the food was just ok for me. It does have a fun vibe and it is near the airport, which is handy, if you are heading towards a T-stop nearby. I had...More

Thank fatzaz
Reviewed June 7, 2017

My friends and I stopped in here on the way to a restaurant to grab a quick drink. I didn't get to eat the delicious meat pies, but I would recommend them based on the aroma alone. They have nearby Downeast Cider in a bucket...More

Thank SurfGirl816
Reviewed April 18, 2017

This place is unique with a unique location. It's right in a working shipyard and industrial are right on the water as well as serving decent food

Thank Danno12345
Reviewed January 22, 2017

Australian food featured, great savory pies, meat, vegetable, special pies monthly. Salads, sides, and meals offered. The other attraction is the East Boston Waterfront, beautiful views.

1  Thank gagslat
Reviewed December 16, 2016 via mobile

A unique bistro specializing in Australian meat pies: mostly beef and lamb but also vegetarian. Plenty of Australian beer and American craft beer to wash down the pies. Order the extra "floater" composed of mashed potatoes and mushy peas as a topping. The pies are...More

1  Thank marko18745
Reviewed October 25, 2016

I had a great time at KO at the Shipyard. Admittedly, not an easy access location (unless you're there to go boating or visit Downeast Cider next door) but it's got a funky no-frills self-serve vibe. Most importantly - it's SO CHEAP and DELICIOUS! I...More

Thank Kait_De
Reviewed October 2, 2016

Staying at an Airbnb in South Boston. We found this place on the internet because it was close by. Located at an old shipyard. A fun out of the way place to eat. Being from Montana we really loved it. The pies were great and...More

Thank Bruce M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 256 Marginal St, Boston, MA 02128-2871
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston
  • Phone Number: +1 617-418-5234
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Australian-based restaurant specializing in meat and vegetarian pies, seafood, and salads. Lunch and dinner take-out as well.
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