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“Best Meal on the Island”
Review of Kelly's Irish Pub

Kelly's Irish Pub
Price range: $5 - $13
Cuisines: Irish, Seafood
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Late Night
Reviewed April 10, 2013

Kelly's has a some of the best corned beef I've ever had. Great fish and chips, huge grilled chicken club sandwich and authentic rueben. Make sure to try the Irish Nachos: fried potatoes, corned beef, Irish cheddar, bacon, sour cream and green onion. Really delicious!
The place is really laid back and the service was awesome. We had a large party and the place was busy but we got our food quickly and our server was fun, informative and fast!
By far my favorite meal during my trip.

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Reviewed April 8, 2013 via mobile

Been here a few times. Mostly to grab a drink with friends and chow down on some fish and chips. The food and drinks are good. Nothing out of this world. The ambience is very Irish. When busy, the place is amazing. The service is spot on and the staff is very friendly.

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1  Thank sandmanz
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Reviewed March 18, 2013

We love, love, love their Corned Beef and Cabbage. Have to have it at least once while we're here. Cozy little place so get their early or wait until a little later. Great staff to match the great food.

1  Thank clp45
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Reviewed March 2, 2013

On a particularly crowded Saturday night, we drove north on the island to find a place to eat with no wait. Soup and sandwich here was good, and phenomenal bartender also waiting tables, managed to provide good service.

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1  Thank travelbooster
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Reviewed February 18, 2013

Several people had recommended Kelly's and even though we're staying just a block away, we hadn't gone until this Saturday. We will be going back!
The wife had the Reuben, which she couldn't finish, and I had the Shepherd's Pie. Rather than being served in a bowl or crock, this version comes out looking like it had been cut from a huge pan. Real mashed potatoes, peas, carrots, mixed with beef and lamb, all the perfect temperature.
This being south Texas, other offerings are available. One of the others in our party had fish tacos, which she rated excellent. Lots of other Irish staples, such as bangers & mash are also available.
They have 11 different brews on tap including Guinness and Bass Ale. They make a passable Black & Tan.
Very attentive service from the wait staff as well.
We will be going back before we have to go home!

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1  Thank bassn386
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