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Kells Irish Restaurant & Pub

) #97 of 3,458 Restaurants in Portland $$ - $$$ Irish, Bar, Pub
112 SW 2nd Ave, Portland, OR 97204-3507
+1 503-227-4057
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lamb stew” (17 reviews)
“irish nachos” (12 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub, American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
112 SW 2nd Ave, Portland, OR 97204-3507
Neighbourhood: Old Town - Chinatown
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went there for a business activity during the lunch. The food was good and the setting fits perfectly well for a private event by a group of 50 people. I would recommend to stop by and get some bites.

Thank james z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Security wouldn't let us in at 1:25am for a last drink. They said they were closing early because it was slow. I even said I was friends with Terry O' Keeffe and the bouncer didn't know who he was??? I pointed out that the open...More

Thank Jarom S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in for lunch after a long morning spent walking. My husband enjoyed his blood orange beer, but the food was average at best. A decent place to stop in for a drink, but I'd eat somewhere else next time.

Thank Patti D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here on one of our outings with our couples friends. It was great and I had my first risotto. It was a mushroom risotto and quite tasty. I also had the bangers and mash which was new to me and also quite good....More

Thank craig1668
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed drinks at Kells Pub. The stout was wonderful and the service was very good. Will definitely go back!

Thank boji22
Reviewed 16 April 2017

After having a long and annoying day we escaped into Kells to have a drink or six and maybe some food. Zach (with an H!) the bartender was a bit too handsome and so that led us to having MORE drinks as we sat at...More

Thank RLT154943
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Had dinner with friends and stayed for music. Very fun atmosphere. Bagpipe players come out and play--very fun! Good shepard's pie

Thank Stephanie F
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Stopped in for a drink during happy hour. They mix a good drink and then we decidied to have dinner. My husband had fish and chips, they were excellent. I had a hamburger and fries, also excellent. Then we had an Irish Coffe, best I...More

Thank mjltravel
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Me and group coworkers recently went here for lunch and we were not disappointed. All of the food was enjoyed by all and the service was great. We started off with two appetizers, the meatballs and the sausage roll. We all agreed that the sausage...More

Thank Daniel D
Reviewed 31 March 2017

We haven't been to Kells in years. The a Groupon came up so it was time to go. We had an enjoyable early Sunday dinner. We parked at an indoor parking lot a block away which Kells gives a $5 credit on your bill when...More

Thank subwaymark
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Don S
Where is the best place to park?
12 December 2015|
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Response from RouxTheDay | Reviewed this property |
I can't answer your question directly. I walked, but Kells is within a block or two of the green/orange and red/blue Max lines, so it's relatively accessible from almost anywhere in Portland.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 SW 2nd Ave, Portland, OR 97204-3507
  • Public Transportation: 1st and Oak and Skidmore on Max Line
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Old Town - Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town - Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 503-227-4057
  • E-mail