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The Kinsale

) #1,141 of 2,406 Restaurants in Boston €€ - €€€ American, Irish,
2 Center Plz, Government Center, Boston, MA 02108-1909
+1 617-742-5577
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good52%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub, British
€€ - €€€
2 Center Plz, Government Center, Boston, MA 02108-1909
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1 - 10 of 119 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in for a to go order while in town for business on 6/12. Ordered fish and chips to go and received a container full of cold fries and a small piece of fish. Go somewhere else!!!!!

Thank kpete216
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the lamb burger and my boyfriend and the shepherd's pie. He was very pleased because it was made with lamb, not beef. The burger was delicious. We also got Parmesan tater tots. The portions are pretty big so I took half my burger...More

Thank Shannon S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having worked in the Government Center area for years Kinsale was a favorite watering hole always good food and good drinks. I was so disappointed during a recent visit. The food was one step above fast food, lousy drinks and exceptionally poor service. Too bad...More

Thank Diane F
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We had a good time. Located in downtown, easy access. Nice view of Cambridge Street. the atmosphere was lively and friendly. The service was fast and efficient. The food was good but not perfect. I had mini burgers, they looked perfect from the outside, but...More

Thank Traveler-HAS
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Where else would you go on St. Patrick's Day but an Irish pub. It was great, as not only a pub but a restaurant too. They tell me that the decor was shipped over from Ireland years ago and I can believe it. Real atmosphere....More

Thank heldiet
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Went here during the afternoon to watch a soccer match and the bar tender was happy to change the channel for us. Great vibes with a delicious drink menu, from sangria to beers. Good prices and a nice low key crowd for the afternoon.

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Atmosphere and wait staff are good. Food was not great. My wife's beef stew had one potato two pieces of stringy beef in a huge bowl of gravy. The bread sucks. I would not suggest it to a friend.

Thank sheehan62
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Our group of four decided to stop in for Sunday Brunch, first it took us 20 minutes to be welcomed by our waitress after being seated. After ordering drinks it was another 20 minute wait for the drinks to get left to the table -...More

Thank mmcgarry92
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We stopped in for brunch. The restaurant is well kept and the dining area is very large. A comfortable square bar is at one end. The tater tot appetize was very good. Our Greek salad was dry and lackluster with very little chicken. The three...More

Thank CrumpetsAndCannolis
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

After a matinee the four of us had a very nice late lunch / early dinner. We ate outside to enjoy the perfect weather. The fish tacos, grilled cheese, short rib Mac and cheese were all very good, and the price was very reasonable. Service...More

Thank Ed D
The largest area of the city, Downtown is rich with
historical and iconic sites in Boston. Stroll through
one of Boston’s most famous green spaces, the Boston
Public Gardens, check out and make way for duckling
statues, picnic under a beautiful tree overlooking the
pond, and walk over the iconic footbridge where,
during summer time, you will catch a swan boat toting
children and eager tourists through the pond. Have
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$25
American, Irish, Bar, Pub, British
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Center Plz, Government Center, Boston, MA 02108-1909
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-742-5577
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