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Honey mustard, blue cheese, ranch, creamy italian, zinfandel vinaigrette, honey mustard vinaigrette, oil and vinegar
Blue Cheese Steak Salad*
Mixed greens tossed in a honey mustard vinaigrette with tender marinated steak tips, cucumbers, green peppers and topped with crumbled blue cheese. Garnished with red onion and diced tomatoes.
USD 8.95
Pour House Salad
A combination of garden greens with diced tomatoes, cucumbers, green peppers, red onion, sliced black olives and shredded cheddar. A "house" favorite.
Small USD 4.25
Large USD 5.95
Caesar Salad
Crisp hearts of romaine with garlic croutons tossed in creamy caesar dressing. Finished with shredded parmesan cheese.
Small USD 4.5
Large USD 6.5
Greek Salad
A bed of assorted lettuce with diced tomatoes, cucumbers, green peppers, red onion, pepperoncini, greek olives, and plenty of feta cheese.
USD 7.5
Taco Salad
A golden tostada filled with fresh greens, diced tomatoes, green peppers, sliced black olives, jalapenos, shredded cheddar cheese, and fire house chili, then drizzled with salsa and topped with sour cream.
USD 7.75
Add a small house salad to any of the above! $4.25. Served til 1:30am
Chowder & Burger
100% black angus beef burger (fresh, never frozen) served with a cup of new england clam chowder.
USD 5.95
Chowder & Grilled Cheese
The classic, perfectly grilled on white, wheat or dark rye. Served with a cup of new england clam chowder.
USD 5.75
Real New England Clam Chowder
Rich, thick, creamy, delicious.
Cup USD 3.95
Bowl USD 4.95
Fire House Chili
Homemade and spicy! Loaded with melted cheddar cheese and served with tortilla chips. Good thing the fire department is only six doors down.
Cup USD 3.95
Bowl USD 4.95
All Star Platter
A Starting Line-up of 2 Bacon Cheeseburger Dippers, Sweet Potato Tots, Beer Battered Onion Rings and Our Saucy Buffalo Wings. Served with Firecracker Sauce and Blue Cheese for Dipping.
USD 10.95
Crunchy tortilla chips smothered with melted cheddar and piled high with jalapenos, black olives, shredded lettuce and tomatoes, then topped with our homemade salsa and sour cream.
USD 7.95
Add Black Beans and Fire House Chili USD 8.95
Add Seasoned, Grilled Chicken USD 9.25
Chicken Fingers
Crispy breaded chicken tenders served with a tangy honey mustard
USD 6.75
Beer Battered Onion Rings
Fried to a golden brown.
USD 5.75
Buffalo Tenders
Boneless deep fried chicken tenders tossed in buffalo sauce. Served with carrots and blue cheese dressing.
USD 6.95
Simply Cheese Sticks
Fried mozzarella with pour house marinara.
USD 5.95
Popcorn Shrimp
Tender bite sized shrimp, battered and fried until crispy. Served with a firecracker dipping sauce.
USD 6.75
Try 'Em Buffalo Style! USD 6.95
Sweet Tots
Crunchy on the outside, sweet and tender on the inside. Served with firecracker sauce.
USD 5.95
Wet Fries
A basket of crispy, golden brown french fries with... Beef or turkey gravy.
USD 4.95
Melted Cheddar and Bacon USD 5.95
Chili and Cheese USD 6.5
Pour House Platter
A crunchy combination of onion rings, fried mozzarella, chicken fingers and saucy buffalo wings. Enough to share!!
USD 10.95
2 Pounds of mouth watering wings $6.50
Traditionally served, spicy and hot!! Carrots and creamy blue cheese dressing complete this favorite.
Sweet 'N Sassy
A delicious homemade infusion of tangy bbq sauce and sweet teriyaki.
Tangy and sweet.
Jamaican Jerk
The island's favorite sauce meets an american institution.
Our soon to be famous sliders on grilled mini buns, served with fries and our signature dipping sauces. Our dippers are price every Sunday 4 - 10pm 1/2. Or try them with beer battered onion rings or sweet potato tots for only $2.25 More. 4 dippers & fries - $8.95; 3 dippers & fries - $7.95; 2 dippers & fries - $6.95
Bacon Cheeseburger
Bacon, american cheese, pickle and ranch for dippin'.
Buffalo Chicken
Deep fried chicken with buffalo sauce and blue cheese for dippin'.
The French Dipper
A Mini version of the classic sandwich with au jus for dippin'.
Taco beef, lettuce and cheese with a taco ranch sauce for dippin'.
Island Bbq
Pulled chicken in our homemade island bbq sauce with rockin morrocan sauce for dippin'.
Chicken Parmesan
Deep fried chicken, marinara and melted provolone cheese with marinara for dippin'.
Turkey Club
Thinly sliced turkey breast piled high with lettuce, tomato, crispy bacon and mayonnaise sandwiched between 3 slices of golden white toast.
USD 6.95
Colorado Club
Two quarter pound burgers with melted american cheese stacked high on toasted white bread with bacon, lettuce, tomato and mayonnaise.
USD 6.95
Pour House Tuna Melt
A trio of toasted english muffins topped with homemade tuna salad, tomatoes, pickles and american cheese.
USD 7.45
Grilled Cheese
Your choice of white, wheat or dark rye.
USD 5.25
Add Tomato USD 0.65
Add Bacon USD 1.25
Add Ham USD 1.25
Add Tuna USD 1.6
There is no substitution for the flavor of our pourfectly super sandwiches. All are served on a fresh torpedo roll (unless specified) with a generous mound of fries. Sub onion rings or sweet tots for $2.25.
Da Bomb*
Tender, marinated grilled steak with onions, peppers, mushrooms and melted provolone cheese.
USD 8.95
Hot Pastrami
Mounds of thinly sliced pastrami oozing with melted swiss cheese.
USD 6.5
Chicken Cordon Bleu
Crispy chicken tenderloins, grilled ham, melted swiss, lettuce and tomato. Served with honey mustard.
USD 6.5
French Dip
Roast beef piled high with melted swiss cheese. Served with french fries and au jus for dipping!!
USD 7.95
The Day After
Fresh sliced turkey breast, cranberry sauce, stuffing and mayo.
USD 6.5
Chicken Parmesan
Deep fried chicken tenderloin topped with pour house marinara and coated with melted provolone and shredded parmesan.
USD 6.5
Wraps are served on a large flour tortilla with a pile of fries. Sub salad $2.25
Philly Cheese Steak
Shaved steak, grilled onions, american cheese and mixed greens.
USD 6.95
Buffalo Chicken
Crispy buffalo drenched chicken fingers with romaine lettuce. Finished with blue cheese dressing.
USD 6.95
Blackened Chicken Caesar
Blackened chicken, fresh romaine, parmesan cheese and croutons tossed in a creamy caesar dressing.
USD 6.95
Chicken Ranch
Grilled chicken, salad greens, tomatoes, crispy bacon and ranch dressing.
USD 6.95
Spicy mexican rice, black beans, lettuce, onion, tomatoes, green peppers and firecracker sauce.
USD 6.5
Honey Mustard Bbq
Tender chunks of white meat chicken, a trio of lettuce, tomatoes, bacon, and red onions laced with honey bbq sauce.
USD 6.95
Greek Steak Wrap
Grilled steak tossed with romaine, feta cheese, pepperoncinis, green peppers, tomatoes and greek dressing in a warm flour tortilla.
USD 7.95
Hot Turkey Manhattan
A knife and fork sandwich loaded with piping hot turkey breast, gravy and garlic smashed potatoes. Cranberry sauce completes this simple, satisfying meal.
USD 7.25
Roast Beef Manhattan
Hot, knife and fork sandwich with roast beef, gravy and garlic smashed potatoes.
USD 7.95
Fish & Chips
Filet of scrod, deep fried to a golden brown. Served with fries, slaw and tartar sauce.
USD 6.95
Meatloaf Stacker
Homemade meatloaf on texas toast stacked high with mashed potatoes, gravy and onion rings.
USD 6.95
Pour House Jambalaya
A spicy creole favorite served pour house style. Andouille sausage, chicken, rice, peppers, onions and tomatoes.
USD 6.95
Mac 'N Salad
A generous crock of penne pasta tossed in a rich and creamy cheese sauce, topped with melted cheddar and bread crumbs. Served with a pour house salad.
USD 7.95
We serve a half pound of tender, marinated tips along with your choice of garlic smashed potatoes, french fries, or mexican rice. Substitute a dinner salad $2.25. King size your tips - $4
Sweet 'N Sassy Steak Tips*
Grilled to your liking.
Half Pound USD 8.95
Smothered and Covered*
With sauteed onions, peppers and gravy.
Half Pound USD 8.95
Diablo Bbq Style*
Covered in our spicy, homemade bbq sauce and served with a cherry pepper.
Half Pound USD 8.95
Teriyaki Style*
With grilled pineapple.
Half Pound USD 8.95
The Pour House is a no-frills establishment. Well known to Bostonians as an inexpensive watering hole for people who want to get down and have a good time. We specialize in great attitude, great pricing and huge portions. Voted one of the best breakfast places in America by Playboy Magazine, we offer delicious meals at all hours of the day - morning or night!
$8 - $20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
American, Bar, Pub
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have being eating breakfast at this restaurant for over 20 years each time we visit Boston. Great atmosphere, great food, great prices. Nothing fancy just basic breakfast food. Don't judge by front door, just go in.

Date of visit: December 2019
PourHouseBoston, General Manager at Pour House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Madeline for your kind review. We are very happy you enjoy your Pour House experience. Hopefully we will be open soon. Thank you for sharing your review! Best Regards, The Pour House Management Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in for an awesome breakfast. The staff was great and we could not finish out breakfast because there was so much on the plate. We had stopped into this eclectic bar the night before. When we found that they did breakfast, we were...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed March 8, 2020 via mobile

$14 bill, $20 proffered and not even offered any change / absolutely brazen! What makes it even more galling was that I pointed out that they missed off the OJ I had, - the original bill was $10:17, I was thanked for my honesty -...More

Date of visit: March 2020
PourHouseBoston, General Manager at Pour House, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2020

Good Afternoon, We are very sorry to hear about your breakfast experience. Not giving back change is certainly not accepted practice here at The Pour House. If you could give us more details--when were you here,what time ere you here, were you sitting at the...More

Reviewed January 18, 2020 via mobile

Prices are amazingly low, particularly for Boston. Food is homestyle and not fancy, but that's a good thing. Fun atmosphere and friendly, professional staff.More

Date of visit: December 2019
PourHouseBoston, General Manager at Pour House, responded to this reviewResponded January 21, 2020

Good Afternoon Robert, Thank you so much for your kind review. We appreciate you helping spread the word about the value and atmosphere at The Pour House. We look forward to seeing you again next time you are in the Boston area. Best Regards, The...More

Reviewed January 13, 2020

I've lived in Back Bay for many years, and have been coming to Pour House longer than I'd like to admit. But I keep coming here because it's an excellent value for the money, and always reliable in terms of both food and service. Cudos...More

Date of visit: December 2019
PourHouseBoston, Owner at Pour House, responded to this reviewResponded January 14, 2020

Good Afternoon John, Thank you so much for being such a loyal regular customer. We are truly happy you have been a regular for many years. Because of guests like year that keep returning we should be in business for many years to come. Thanks...More

Reviewed January 2, 2020 via mobile

The atmosphere, the food and the drinks 10/10. Love this place and it’s food! I would say it’s kind of a hidden gem but it is always packed. We had a great experience eating there and relaxing in the atmosphere of an old time bar...More

Date of visit: January 2020
PourHouseBoston, Owner at Pour House, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2020

Good Afternoon Dan, Thank you for choosing The Pour House and taking the time to review us. We are very happy you enjoyed your experience and please visit soon when you are in The Back Bay Boston Area! Happy New Year, The Pour House Management...More

Reviewed December 12, 2019 via mobile

An authentic bar/diner experience in Back Bay Boston - I had hash n eggs and Mrs C a waffle - really good. Service was prompt and friendly and with two pours (I had to tell them to stop). Please visitMore

Date of visit: December 2019
PourHouseBoston, Owner at Pour House, responded to this reviewResponded December 18, 2019

Good Afternoon Chairman Jon, We are very happy you enjoyed the ambiance of The Pour House and the food and service. Thank you very much for helping spread the word! Please visit next time you are in the area. Best Regards, The Pour House Management...More

Reviewed December 9, 2019 via mobile

Local bar restaurant. All dishes we had were great. Food well done and service effective. Also serves local brewed beers.worth a tryMore

Date of visit: December 2019
PourHouseBoston, Manager at Pour House, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2019

Good Morning! Thank you for your recent Trip Advisor Review. We are very happy you enjoyed your Pour House Boston experience. Hope to see you soon when you are in the area. Thank you very much for helping spread the word. Best Regards, The Pour...More

Reviewed December 5, 2019

I can appreciate a down and dingy bar. However, rude service cannot be tolerated. Two women served our table and neither was pleasant, and in fact were very rude to us. They seemed extremely annoyed to have to serve us: 1) when we asked if...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed November 26, 2019 via mobile

I love it when I find a dive bar in the high rent district. This place was perfect, good food, good drinks, and great people. Was a short walk from my hotel at the Marriot Copley (I tried the Champs bar there and almost broke...More

Date of visit: November 2019
PourHouseBoston, Manager at Pour House, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2019

Good Afternoon Mark, We are very happy you found us! Thank you for helping spread the word on our value, menu, service and menu! We hope you visit us next time you are in the area. Best Regards, The Pour House Management Team

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November 15, 2018|
Response from PourHouseBoston | Property representative |
We open on Thanksgiving at 5pm with a full bar and food and will be open until 2am
May 31, 2018|
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Response from Drew F | Reviewed this property |
There is not really a "family" area, it's mostly tables and booths, in a very classic bar atmosphere, so that is up to however comfortable you feel bringing kids along to that scene.
January 28, 2017|
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Response from PourHouseBoston | Property representative |
We do not take reservations unless it is a special event. The tables are first come, first serve with no hostess. Our tables turn very quickly though
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