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Boston's Bar & Restaurant

) #2 of 4 Restaurants in Valentia Island $$ - $$$ , , Irish
Market Street, Valentia Island, Ireland
+353 66 947 6140
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“local fish” (2 reviews)
“side salad” (2 reviews)
“nice pint” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Brew Pub, Gastropub, Irish
$$ - $$$
Market Street, Valentia Island, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place. We had a great Saturday and Sunday here for my friends hen. Excellent staff, good food and sounds staff. The locals were brilliant too.

Thank Mags M
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

This is the only pub in the village. It is an old style pub we only visited for drinks and had great crack with Aidan a local man - he was so friendly and full of information about the area.

Thank ArdMhacha
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Had a couple of drinks would've go out my way to visit again. The lady's toilets wasn't that clean. ( hand basin).

Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Great local music and local scene. Typical Irish late nights and great people watching. Menu carries local fresh salads and curries in addition to Irish cuisine.

Thank Interisland1
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Food was gorgeous and served fairly quick. 3 of us had the steaks and they all loved them, nice pint too. Very family friendly pub

2  Thank jfinglas44
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We spent the whole summer on the island and can honestly say, have never met a nicer down to earth crowd. The pub makes you feel so welcome from start to finish. The food is top class and the staff are so friendly and obliging...More

Thank Ross H
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Great authentic cozy pub with lots of character. The food was delicious, really high quality. They specialize in seafood and steak. i had a brie starter and the lemon sole for main, absolutely delicious and very fresh. Its a great little spot and you can...More

Thank Roisin S
Reviewed 9 August 2016

They served a nice meal with good service and helpfulness. The food quality was good and the environment is a bar but comfortable if not crowded.

Thank Johnny O
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We had lunch at Boston's on three occasions during our stay in Portmagee. The visits ran the gamut, from standing-room-only on a Sunday during a soccer match on the pub's TV - to the first customers of the day with no-one else in the room....More

Thank David D
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Been traveling down to the island for as long as i can remember an have always loved it . In the last couple years the whole family get together and have our annual family summer holiday in knightstown and bostons is the place to go....More

Thank Lisa D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brew Pub, Gastropub, Irish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Street, Valentia Island, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Valentia Island
  • Phone Number: +353 66 947 6140
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