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St. Patrick's Day Dining BOSTON

Go green this March 17 with a trip to one of GAYOT's favorite places to celebrate St. Patrick's Day. Consult this Boston St. Patrick's Day dining guide to find the best restaurants, bars and pubs where revelers can chow down on traditional Irish fare like fish and chips, bangers and mash, and cabbage stew—and maybe have a pint or two!

Amrheins Restaurant Eclectic
80 W. Broadway
South Boston, MA 02127
Since 1890, this Irish haunt has been attracting Southie’s old-time politicians with favorites like grilled sirloin tips. More...

The Black Rose Irish
Dining Room at The Black Rose, Boston, MA 160 State St.
Boston, MA 02109

A destination for a perfect pour of Guinness, The Black Rose is a staple in Faneuil Hall. More...

The Burren Irish
Dining Room at The Burren, Somerville, MA 247 Elm St.
Somerville, MA 02144

A rare Irish pub that manages to combine neighborliness and authentic Celtic style without seeming trite. More...

Clerys Irish
113 Dartmouth St.
Boston, MA 02116
Clerys is just what the South End's after-work crowd ordered: An airy and attractive watering hole that features standard pub grub. More...

Dillon's Bar
955 Boylston St.
Boston, MA 02115
Dillon's pays thematic homage to the swinging gin joints of the Prohibition Era, but the menus offer modern comfort. More...

Doyle's Cafe Irish
Dining Room at Doyle 3484 Washington St.
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
This Hibernian pub has been a favorite of local politicians ever since it opened back in 1882. More...

Grafton Street Pub & Grill Pub
1230 Massachusetts Ave.
Cambridge, MA 02138
Harvard students flock to this Irish-esque hangout in Harvard Square for upscale New American pub grub. More...

The Green Briar Irish
304 Washington St.
Brighton, MA 02135

Neighborhood pub offers authentic Irish and comfort food chasers to pints of good Guinness and a decent selection of whiskey. More...

J.J. Foley's Bar
21 Kingston St.
Boston, MA 02111
Downtown Crossing pub offering cheap booze, a limited American pub grub menu and precious little else, which is how the regulars like it. More...

Joshua Tree Bar & Grille American
256 Elm St.
Somerville, MA 02144
This high-tech Irish pub focuses on pints but also dishes out decent though unmemorable bar snacks like nachos, quesadillas and wings. More...

McGann's Pub Bar
197 Portland St.
Boston, MA 02114
All-American pub grub abounds at this Irish watering hole located near the TD Garden. More...

Matt Murphy's Pub Irish
14 Harvard St.
Brookline, MA 02445

This Irish pub in Brookline Village is the real deal: good beer and food and a cozy vibe. More...

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