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JJ Foley's

117 East Berkeley St, Boston, MA
617.728.9101   |  website
  • Neighborhood: South End
  • Hours: Daily 10:30 am-2 am
This ancient dive has tipped slightly in the upscale-bistro direction, producing a pleasant mix of big portions, moderate prices, and surprising touches, such as a cumin-pepper sauce on corned beef and cabbage. In general, you want to go with Irish pub food here, though the thin-crust pizza is quite competitive. Have a draught Guinness instead of dessert - half the price, half the calories.
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