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Kells Irish Restaurant & Pub

) #77 of 3,585 Restaurants in Portland $$ - $$$ Irish, ,
112 SW 2nd Ave, Portland, OR 97204-3507
+1 503-227-4057
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Irish, Bar, Pub, American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
112 SW 2nd Ave, Portland, OR 97204-3507
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1 - 10 of 385 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It was one of those nights - at the end of vacation - where we just don't know what we want to eat. Portland has a gazillion choices - and we were wondering aimlessly until we saw "Irish Pub." Kell's was a nice choice as...More

Thank PMDow42
Reviewed 1 week ago

great bar/ restaurant brilliant vibe lots of happy people enjoying.You know when its good when the place is full and it was every time we went there. House cider is very good be warned its strong. Various snacks and mains all looking good. Staff were...More

Thank jane d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The beer was delicious, the stout that had a hint of chocolate in it was great! The fries were delicious and the staff was very friendly ! Great atmosphere !

Thank Tara R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As we arrived at our nearby hotel late on a weeknight, we found our first option for drinks was already closed well before 11:00 pm. Kells was our second option and it turn out for be a great choice. As we entered they told us...More

Thank RealRoadWarrior
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Went there for a business activity during the lunch. The food was good and the setting fits perfectly well for a private event by a group of 50 people. I would recommend to stop by and get some bites.

Thank james z
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Security wouldn't let us in at 1:25am for a last drink. They said they were closing early because it was slow. I even said I was friends with Terry O' Keeffe and the bouncer didn't know who he was??? I pointed out that the open...More

1  Thank Jarom S
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Stopped in for lunch after a long morning spent walking. My husband enjoyed his blood orange beer, but the food was average at best. A decent place to stop in for a drink, but I'd eat somewhere else next time.

Thank Patti D
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We went here on one of our outings with our couples friends. It was great and I had my first risotto. It was a mushroom risotto and quite tasty. I also had the bangers and mash which was new to me and also quite good....More

Thank craig1668
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We enjoyed drinks at Kells Pub. The stout was wonderful and the service was very good. Will definitely go back!

Thank boji22
Reviewed 16 April 2017

After having a long and annoying day we escaped into Kells to have a drink or six and maybe some food. Zach (with an H!) the bartender was a bit too handsome and so that led us to having MORE drinks as we sat at...More

Thank RLT154943
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Don S
Where is the best place to park?
12 December 2015|
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Response from RouxTheDay | Reviewed this property |
I can't answer your question directly. I walked, but Kells is within a block or two of the green/orange and red/blue Max lines, so it's relatively accessible from almost anywhere in Portland.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
07:00 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 SW 2nd Ave, Portland, OR 97204-3507
  • Public Transportation: 1st and Oak and Skidmore on Max Line
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Old Town - Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town - Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 503-227-4057
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