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Porter Belly's Pub

American, Irish, Pub
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338 Washington St, Boston, MA 02135-3319
+1 617-254-3300
10:00 - 01:00
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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Porter Belly's combines a great mix of American and Irish culture - it's a really great spot to go to for drinks with friends, as part of a couple or even just for a quick beer by yourself! There are lots of little areas where you can hide away and read a good book if you don't fancy striking up... More 

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Nazareth, PA
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44 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2014

Trip to Boston this weekend for a Boston College-Clemson Football game landed us at Porter Belly's Bar before the game. It was PERFECT for what we were looking for- not crowded, excellent beer selection, and awesome appetizers! We had the black bean quesadillas, chicken nachos, mac and cheese, and the southern fried chicken wings- all of which were excellent, full... More 

Thank BexNazareth_PA
Boston, Massachusetts
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120 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2014

Looking for a true Irish pub with rockin' live music and great Guinness = Porter Belly's Pub. True story: First Guinness pint I ever expierienced was in Ireland when I was excepting our third child. (It was actually half a glass.) Our friends' said, "Oh, you have to have a glass of Guinness with a shot of black currant -... More 

Thank Supermom101
Somerville, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 April 2014

This Pub has a warm and welcoming feel, a simple but tasty menu, and excellent Guinness...what more can you ask of a pub?

Thank Bob M
Boston, Massachusetts
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104 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2013

I live closeby and I always pass by this place and admire the outside beauty of it. Me and my husband decided to try it. The atmosphere was nice. We got a burger and it was definitely sub-par.Fries on the sides were good. I think there is not enough ventilation in the restaurant because when you leave the restaurant all... More 

Thank ogursoy
Sacramento, California
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99 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2011

This pub is attractively decorated, small and cozy with good service. It has a short menu with a few Irish style dishes. The staff was friendly and the prices reasonable.

1 Thank Barbara L
County Galway, Ireland
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49 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2011

Call here every time i visit Boston friendly staff great service & Fantastic food

1 Thank gaway85

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Irish, Pub
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 338 Washington St, Boston, MA 02135-3319
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston
  • Phone Number: +1 617-254-3300

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?