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Doyle's Cafe

3484 Washington St, Boston, MA 02130-2602
+1 617-524-2345
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
3484 Washington St, Boston, MA 02130-2602
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Came here after the Sam Adams tour - as so many do - we walked and it was about a 15 minute walk. I had the cheeseburger which was great, my daughter had clam chowder which she thought was excellent and a BLT which was...More

Thank cshepNashville_TN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in after Sam Adams tour. Not impressed. Just typical bar food. Decor needs some updating and the neighborhood didn’t seem to be the best area.. I probably wouldn’t go back.

1  Thank Jeffrey W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Take the free shuttle from Sam Adams Brewery tour. Don't walk from the brewery, too long, it's hot, and you'll get lost. Buy a Sam Adams beer, the Sam 76' is the best! We were full from the tasting so we split a burger with...More

Thank YearsofTravel4Fun
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was just ok. When i asked the waitress like ur mom if it was ok to get my burger rare. Some restaurants won’t do it. But when it came it was medium well. My fries were nothing special. Good atmosphere.

1  Thank nomaid
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We recently went back to Doyle's. It was about 36 years after we had first gone there. It's just a great, old Irish pub. Lots of beer choices and typical Irish pub food. Large plates. I gave it 3 stars because I specifically if the...More

1  Thank csb808
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

I was visiting from Ireland and had lunch with my family, who live in the area. The interior is quaint and has a great Irish atmosphere. The staff were friendly. There was a wide ranging lunch menu and the food was delicious and affordable.

Thank Brendan F
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

After a long day of sight seeing, we made our way to Doyle's for dinner. It was amazing! The wait staff was friendly and fun. The drink selection is great. The menu is eclectic with a wide range of traditional pub foods and great pizzas....More

Thank Brian G
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

My husband and I ate here after our Sam Adams Brewery tour because they offer a party bus to the restaurant after each tour, where you can get a free Sam Adams glass with your stamp and beer purchase. Since we did the 11:00 tour,...More

Thank candacrews
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Worth a trip! Good old-school neighbourhood pub. Buy a Sam Adams beer and get a free glass. We took the 'party bus' to/from the brewery tour to Doyle's - apparently Doyle's was an early supporter of the Sam Adams brand, and this is how they...More

Thank Wade266
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Great traditional Irish bar with great selection of San Adams beer. If you ever seen a movie that took place in Boston there is a good chance there was a scene shot at this. The food is really good. For appetizer we have enjoyed the...More

Thank Robert N
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13 May 2016|
Response from RVnChick |
We took the "party" trolley tour last evening (4th of July). His name is Jason and he is quite wild. The tour was $25 a person and stops at Hollywood Liquor before driving into Boston. Sadly, he did not have any... More
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3484 Washington St, Boston, MA 02130-2602
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Jamaica Plain
  • Neighbourhood: Jamaica Plain
  • Phone Number: +1 617-524-2345
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