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The Tam

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Nice enough bar for somewhere to stop in for a while and get a cheap drink. Lots of seating... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
674588
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Perth, Australia
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Great local bar

Great local bar with cheap drinks and a good atmosphere. Plenty of locals in there and good bar... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
teahanX
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Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

On one of the coldest Thanks giving on record we decided to walk around Boston as we were only here for a few days . Got two blocks from our hotel and had to call in somewhere to get warm and this was our place....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sami h
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Stopped in for a quick beer before a concert on a Friday evening. The place was packed, but I was able to manage a seat at the bar. Took quite a bit for one of the bartenders to notice I wanted a drink. After getting...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SnoSearchT
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We were in Boston for 5 nights and staying around the corner from this bar. We decided to give it a go the second evening and have already been back 3 times. The beer is good and reasonably priced. The staff are friendly especially the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Nice enough bar for somewhere to stop in for a while and get a cheap drink. Lots of seating available.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 674,588
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Great local bar with cheap drinks and a good atmosphere. Plenty of locals in there and good bar staff. Worth a visit if you want a quiet place to get a drink. Note that they only accept cash.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank teahanX
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Went on a Saturday afternoon and it wasn't crowded at all; there were only half a dozen people or so. It's a dive, so what do you expect besides cheap beer ($5 pints of Killian) and maybe a game on the big screen? Nothing to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

I was in Boston on a saturday night as part of a business trip. As a travelling European I left my passport in my room, as I didn't want to risk losing it. Upon arriving outside the bar the doorman asked for i.d. I produced...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 22 June 2018

A rainy Friday - early evening and looking for the first of a few typical lcoal bars to catch up with an old friend. Reasonable place to start - plenty of serious drinkers already there. Good for local knowledge for subsequent destinations - and decent...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank mabinho
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Horrible place. Gay bar part would be great if staff was not so rude, the place smells bad, bar staff was very rude. Stayed for a drink and it was a b-$&h fest by the two bartenders. The place also closed at 12am with about...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank drive26
Reviewed 20 June 2018

52 year old male visiting Boston With my fiancee and fancied a pint. I was asked for Passport ID and thought the young chap was teasing me! Nope. My Passport was in the hotel safe. Could have been a little less serious about it. This...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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