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Galway House

710 Centre St, Boston, MA 02130-2516
+1 617-524-9677
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good43%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“fish” (4 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
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LOCATION
710 Centre St, Boston, MA 02130-2516
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting from Dallas, TX. We stayed nearby at an AirB&B and ate here 2 of 5 nites. Prices reasonable and food generous and delicious. I had salmon dinner with 2 veggies and salad for $15 the first night and eggplant parmigiana the 2nd visit. Eggplant...More

Thank cycledallas
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Located in the heart of Jamaica Plain, The Galway House is practically an institution. A combination pub and restaurant, it is also family friendly- and almost always busy. They are justly famous for their burgers but have an extensive menu of mostly comfort food. It...More

Thank Marshall K
Reviewed 25 August 2017

OMG! Who knew; not me! My daughter suggested we try it even though there were several other restaurants in the immediate area that we love. The seafood platter was one of the best I have ever had. Much better than Legal's! I am going back....More

Thank SheShopsforyou
Reviewed 21 July 2017

I usually eat here quite often and I expect the service to be slow, but last weekend I actually saw a black woman get violently pushed out of the restaurant by one of the white waitresses. It was so shocking and violent that I'm still...More

1  Thank groove g
Reviewed 16 January 2017

This is not a fancy place by any means, but for many JP residents it is the go-to place for comfort food. Want a steak? Go to Galway House. Want fried clams? Go to Galway House. Want fried fish? Go to Galway House. We haven’t...More

Thank canadensis
Reviewed 7 January 2017

If you like the basics done right, this is the place. The menu has limited offerings, and no surprises, but the results are plain to see: ample portions of very well done basics. The specials offer a little more variety. The prices are very reasonable,...More

Thank JohnRegoPark
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Food plentiful, affordable, and tasty...Great beer selection and cold..fun atmosphere and plenty of TVs...and amazing staff...I don't think anything else is needed.

Thank CoachK2525
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff, Guinness and great food. What more could you ask for. The bar is huge and has great atmosphere.

Thank 61elc
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

We live in JP and this is our go to joint whenever we're hungry or tired or don't want to cook or when we have a hankering for the best fish & chips in Boston! The fish truly is so fresh & delicious. The salads...More

Thank mj h
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Classic Irish bar. Always busy on the times that we visited Boston and stayed in JP, could barely get a seat at the bar. Never tried the food but the beers were well priced for the states and the service was good. Many locals come...More

Thank jackmoore93
Nearby
Jamaica Plain
This Boston neighborhood feels like a distinct
community unique and separate from the bustle of other
areas. Beautiful Victorian homes, restaurants with an
emphasis on being eco-friendly and providing local and
organic food, and a large Hispanic community. Visit
Centre and South streets for restaurants, cafes, and
little shops. The Arnold Arboretum is a beautiful,
large green space well worth a visit if you venture to
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Monday
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Friday
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 710 Centre St, Boston, MA 02130-2516
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Jamaica Plain
  • Neighbourhood: Jamaica Plain
  • Phone Number: +1 617-524-9677
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