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The Black Rose

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Boston Irish

My brother and his wife, who are from out of town, saw this place as we were on our way to another... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sbar2n
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Londonderry, New Hampshire
Lovely lunch upstairs!

12 of us walked in, and the young man seating people didn't blink an eye! We had the entire... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sharron G
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Henderson, Nevada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

As part of my wife's birthday week we went to this as my wife was ken to listen to Irish music. The music and entertainment was good, however the food was simply awful. We ordered a sharing platter of Nachos and within seconds our main...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Popped in at 5 for fish and chips. Live music was enjoyable, drinks were served incredibly quickly and food was quite tasty. Nice light batter on the fish.

Thank KevinTheWise
GlynnGroupAdmin, Public Relations Manager at The Black Rose, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi, KevinTheWise! Thanks for joining us at The Black Rose! We're so happy you enjoyed yourself and we'll keep a cold one waiting for you till next time! Cheers!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on a normal business day for lunch. The service wasn’t very good and food mediocre. It isn’t worth the money. Hard pass.

Thank Orangebeachvisitor
GlynnGroupAdmin, Public Relations Manager at The Black Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Orangebeachvisitor! We're sorry that you didn't enjoy your visit to The Black Rose! We have passed along your comments to management. We hope that you'll stop by next time and we can make it up to you!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My brother and his wife, who are from out of town, saw this place as we were on our way to another establishment and insisted on going back. We have been here many times prior and knew that they would enjoy it. We were not...More

1  Thank sbar2n
GlynnGroupAdmin, Public Relations Manager at The Black Rose, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi, sbar2n! Thanks for joining us for at The Black Rose! We're so glad that you enjoyed your entire meal - we can't wait to see you again soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

12 of us walked in, and the young man seating people didn't blink an eye! We had the entire upstairs room to ourselves. Terrific for a bunch of people who wanted to chat and share stories. We had just finished the Freedom Trail and our...More

1  Thank Sharron G
GlynnGroupAdmin, Public Relations Manager at The Black Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Sharron! We are so happy we were able to give you and your group such a great time! We'll be happy to serve you every time you are in town! See you next time, cheers!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was great! Music upstairs and down. The price for drinks were competitive. Unfortunately One of the younger bartenders was completely rude and would not make eye contact.

Thank Mike K
GlynnGroupAdmin, Public Relations Manager at The Black Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Mike! Thanks for stopping by The Black Rose! I'm glad that you enjoyed your drinks and our music! We're terribly sorry to hear about the bartender incident and we'll pass this along to management. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here for drinks our first day in Boston and sat at the bar for a few drinks, chatting to Christine the bartender who was so nice! Went back twice for lunch/dinner and drinks and food was amazing, especially the Boston Cream Pie! Couldn't fault...More

Thank sheenbob
GlynnGroupAdmin, Public Relations Manager at The Black Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, Sheenbob! Thanks for stopping by The Black Rose while exploring Boston! Christine is a true star behind the bar, thats for sure! Can't wait to see you next time you are in the area! Cheers.

Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Finally, a Real Irish Pub! We stopped in several “Irish Pubs” while walking the Freedom Trail and they were nothing more than bars with Irish names and loud non Irish music streaming from the open doors. We stopped for a pint and then returned when...More

Thank SueBP2013
GlynnGroupAdmin, Public Relations Manager at The Black Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, SueBP2013! Yahoo, we are a real Irish pub! We will keep the Guinness flowing and music playing until you return! Thanks for stopping by The Black Rose.

Reviewed 10 September 2018

We stopped in here on Friday for a quick pint and found it so enjoyable that we went back on Sunday. Once there we discovered that they were having Kilbeggan, an Irish whiskey take over. We met Cathal, Kilbeggan regional ambassador and he was so...More

Thank driente
GlynnGroupAdmin, Public Relations Manager at The Black Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, Driente! Thanks for stopping by The Black Rose. We love hosting our friend Kilbeggan and we're so glad they gave you a good time! Next time we'll serve you up a hot Reuben.

Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Good Irish pub with solid pub food. Beers were cold and music was lively! Service was good. Overall a very relaxed Irish pub vibe!

Thank shazbut
GlynnGroupAdmin, Public Relations Manager at The Black Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, Shazbut! Thanks for stopping by The Black Rose! We have live music 7 days a week and cold beer 7 days a week! Hopefully that'll have you swinging by more often!

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