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Banshee

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Dorchester / Roxbury / Mattapan
Bar, Pub, Irish
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934 Dorchester Ave, Boston, MA 02125-1218
+1 617-436-9747
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11:00 - 01:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 01:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 01:00
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Boca Raton, Florida
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142 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My GF and I got the name of this pub from the front desk of the hotel we were staying at (Doubletree at JFK/UMass) and they gave us the address. It took us a while to get there (walking) and once we arrived we found ourselves in a nice Irish Pub. We found a table and ordered drinks and dinner.... More 

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Thank Charles K
London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

A must visit bar for anyone wanting to catch Glasgow Celtic or any English premier league team playing live on TV. Great bar, good pub food and brilliant atmosphere with an eclectic mix of locals, students, professionals and tourists mixed in with a really great team of people with the craic behind the bar.

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Thank Chris_Loughlin
Manchester, New Hampshire
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129 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Was promoted as a local Irish Pub, but no Harp or Smithwicks. Service was slow and infested with fruit flies. And they don't take American Express.

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Thank milklady58
Boston, Massachusetts
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420 reviews
346 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Had no idea what to expect, but really quite good for the type of place! Fries were great, pretty good beer selection, flatbreads are good. Great option in this neighborhood.

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Thank David P
Green Bay, Wisconsin
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

We were visiting Boston for our anniversary and we searched to see if we could watch the Packers game that Sunday and we found that Banshee was hosting a Packers party. We bought our own food and drink, but the place was jam-packed with Packers fans! We lucked out with a seat at the bar downstairs. Big party upstairs too... More 

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Thank Julie P
Manchester, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

Needed a place to watch the "soccer"; not any old match but the dreaded, and much anticipated, Manchester derby. A number of websites mentioned the Banshee but it came with mixed reviews so I wasn't really sure what to expect. All I wanted was a City win and not be outnumbered by reds. We arrived at 9.30 am and ordered... More 

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1 Thank tommytomkins
Durham, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015

If your like me and you like Premier League Football (can't call it soccer) it's a must visit on a Saturday during the season. Every match can be seen on several screens upstairs and down. Home to Celtic FC Boston branch they have a room upstairs with loads of memorabilia. Two sets of fans at each TV loads of banter... More 

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1 Thank simonbill1
Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015

So I called inquiring about a game a week before, a gentleman answered the phone. So i asked will you be showing the the so and so game. He replied back yes, second question seeing as how hot it has been, will there be an AC, next answer yes and than we asked will there be a cover charge. He... More 

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2 Thank yv0nne007
Missouri
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153 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

Looks dumpy on the outside, but inside it has an authentic Irish pub feel Food was decent, service good. Fair selection of beer. Overall a good experience.

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Kildare, Ireland
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2015

Visited this bar with a group of friends, music playing lots of screens showing sports. Enjoyed the very relaxed atmosphere. two great ladies behind the bar, very friendly and chatting away to the

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$20
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Irish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 01:00
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 934 Dorchester Ave, Boston, MA 02125-1218
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Dorchester / Roxbury / Mattapan
  • Neighbourhood: Dorchester / Roxbury / Mattapan
  • Phone Number: +1 617-436-9747

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