Best of Boston

BEST Irish Pub

1990 BEST Irish Pub

The Brendan Behan

Jamaica Plain

The Kinvara, in Allston, may have a nicer bar, but the B best captures the exuberant and friendly atmosphere of a real Irish pub. read more»

1989 BEST Irish Pub

Kinvarra

Allston

Great Guinness and a (not too) young Irish-from-Ireland crowd. read more»

1988 BEST Irish Pub

Midnight Court

Boston

Sure, its shingled walls are tacky. But you won’t find a better pint of Guinness or better pick-up acoustic Irish music anywhere in the city. read more»

1984 BEST Irish Pub

Plough and Stars

Cambridge

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1977 BEST Irish Pub

Village Coach House

Brookline Village

The brogues are so thick here you could spread them on toast. The Irish folk music is loud, the food very good, and the spirits are high (and not in the least dry—you can get tipsy just reading the cocktail… read more»