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Doyle's Cafe

3484 Washington St, Boston, MA 02130-2602
+1 617-524-2345
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“onion rings” (36 reviews)
“lobster roll” (59 reviews)
“burger” (39 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 23:00 Hours
American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
3484 Washington St, Boston, MA 02130-2602
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stopped in here for lunch. First, they have a parking lot which is a huge bonus. Second, the food is hot and comes out quick. The onion rings were the best thing we ordered. Very good. We thought the staff was quite nice. Cash only...More

Thank dezire2adpt
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called for lunch after brewery tour. Food went down well and service was friendly and fast although the place was quiet at the time.

Thank 158Eli
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came on the recommendation of a friend about their lobster roll. The sandwich was stuffed with lobster and served on sourdough. The lobster Mac and cheese was a a bit bland, but with a generous amount of lobster. Service was prompt and friendly.

Thank DoxieGal58
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walked over to Doyle's after our tour of the Sam Adam brewery tour at the recommendation of our tour guide. Wanted to try an authentic lobster roll. It was just ok. Maybe we hit them on an off day or we should have gotten one...More

1  Thank FitzFamilyTravels
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Happily found this spot using TripAdvisor after a visit to the Franklin Park Zoo. It’s an historical spot that doesn’t look like much from the outside. But inside it has tall, original tin ceilings, and beautiful bar. The staff was super friendly and helpful (we...More

Thank Heather02380
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We ate here after the Samuel Adams Brewery to our. The food was average bar food, nothing overall special. Service was personable and quick and we liked the old school style of the restaurant!

Thank angies25
Reviewed 8 August 2018

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 18 July 2018 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 16 July 2018

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 12 July 2018 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
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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

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
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
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
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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