Kells Irish Restaurant & Pub

Irish Pub
1916 Post Aly (at Stewart St), Seattle, WA 98101, United States
Hours:
Closed until 11:30 AM (Show more)
  • Mon–Sun
    • 11:30 AM–2:00 AM
Price:
$ $ $ $
Reservations:
Yes
Menus:
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Happy Hour
Drinks:
Beer, Full Bar, Cocktails
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. Discover & Visa)
Wi-Fi:
Yes
Outdoor Seating:
Yes
7.6/10

Based on 219 votes

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    "Kells Irish Restaurant & Pub is one of Seattle's favorite hideaways."(12 Tips)
    Lisa S.
    "Love this place if you can find it down Post Alley"(3 Tips)
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    "historic Pike Place Market"(3 Tips)
    Whitney T.
    "The Vegetarian Pasty is delicious!"(2 Tips)
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  • kells
  • vegetarian pasty
  • live music
  • post alley
  • Irish food
  • Irish pubs
  • happy hour
  • whiskey
  • shepherd's pie
  • outdoor seating
  • Irish soda bread
  • lively
  • quesadillas
  • great value
  • white chocolate raspberry cheesecake
  • split pea soup
  • lox
  • authentic
  • fancy cocktails
  • landmarks
  • MisterEastlake

    Every Irish person I know loves this place!

    MisterEastlake · January 17
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  • Dirty B.

    Favorite find in Seattle. We spend a lot of time in the ally and loved Kell's. Rory and Nestor were awesome as was the vibe and patrons. Can't wait to go back!

    Dirty Bird · October 20, 2014
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  • Tara W.

    Their Kell's IPA is delicious

    Tara Whitford · August 25, 2014
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  • Roma S.

    The Irish music played by live band here is fantastic. Enjoyed tap dancing.

    Roma Shah · July 1, 2014
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  • Eric O.

    Seven deadly sins, rattlin bog and girl of belfast city are necessities of you want to be assured a good time.

    Eric Olson · January 30, 2014
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  • Michael

    It's an irish place. Pretty much what you'd expect.

    Michael · January 3, 2014
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  • Alexis J.

    Insanely good crab cakes! All meat. No fillers. I want them again!

    Alexis Jackson · August 31, 2013
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  • Janette H.

    Sat here for a good 15 min. No one even spoke to us. Horrible service. We just left.

    Janette Hermann · August 17, 2013
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  • Miranda R.

    The tables are very sturdy.

    Miranda Rensch · July 18, 2013
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  • Jack R.

    Older crowd. Only go here if you're looking to sit down and eat. Good music though.

    Jack Reeves · June 25, 2013
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  • Kristan S.

    Very slow service!! Don't come if you're in a hurry.

    Kristan Siegel · June 6, 2013
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  • Lane K.

    Decent happy hour. Bartender let me sample a couple beers before I committed. Family that owns it putters around and talks to patrons.

    Lane K · May 27, 2013
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  • Moussa

    Guinness not bad, a bit bitter. Otherwise fantastic atmosphere!!

    Moussa · May 7, 2013
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  • Peter C.

    Do not go here. Stay away young Jedi.

    Peter Clark · April 28, 2013
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  • Kristen V.

    Try the lunch special lox and brie sandwich, it's fantastic!

    Kristen V · April 14, 2013
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  • Mark S.

    Ask acoustic guitar player to play 9inch nails song Pain, he does it better than Johnny Cash..

    Mark Sundt · March 19, 2013
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  • Mike U.

    First time at Kells for the national Irish holiday. Fun...good times. Too much treble from the sound system in the dance floor part of the bar. Painful on the ears.

    Mike Ubezzi · March 18, 2013
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  • Kat M.

    If you can't go to Ireland, go to Kells!

    Kat May · March 1, 2013
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  • Andre

    The most brotastic bar in Seattle

    Andre · February 17, 2013
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  • Yasser A.

    If you're homesick from Boston, BEST place to come!

    Yasser Ahmad · January 20, 2013
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  • dee r.

    Irish coffee never disappoints.

    dee rao · December 15, 2012
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  • Kate H.

    Got my credit card stolen here. Beware of the guy wearing a black jacket and brown pants.

    Kate Hough · December 15, 2012
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  • Shunitsu M.

    http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xg3yf7_ghost-adventures-adolescent-figure-at-kell-s-irish-pub_travel#from=embediframe ワシントンのシアトルのパブの霊http://shinreisyashinkann.blog101.fc2.com/blog-entry-1282.html

    Shunitsu Murakami · November 24, 2012
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  • mrlarrygreen

    Kells Irish Restaurant & Pub is one of Seattle's favorite hideaways. Situated in Post Alley above the historic Pike Place Market! Happy Hour served from 4 - 7 PM, DAILY

    mrlarrygreen · October 23, 2012
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  • Ryan G.

    Great pub. Too bad the bouncers are idiots.

    Ryan Gunhold · August 29, 2012
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  • Chris W.

    Best car bombs in the city. Monday live music is really good.

    Chris W. · July 24, 2012
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  • Lisa S.

    Love this place if you can find it down Post Alley

    Lisa Scott · July 12, 2012
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  • Roger C.

    If you use ground beef it it's cottage pie, shepherds pie is ground lamb.

    Roger Carr · July 9, 2012
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  • Sparrow C.

    Love the tables outside

    Sparrow Campbell · July 3, 2012
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  • Noel F.

    Great place for a session,great staff and easy to meet new people here

    Noel Forde · June 11, 2012
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  • Carla

    Seattle's LUCK Of The IRISH ;) GOOD Food GREAT Beer & LIVE Music!! I LOVE KELL'S IRISH PUB!!

    Carla · June 10, 2012
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  • Transitions® lenses

    Vote for Kells Irish Pub as one of Seattle’s top landmarks & enter to win a trip to the Galapagos Islands! bit.ly/xzqs7i #seemoresights

    Transitions® lenses · April 18, 2012
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  • Transitions® lenses

    Situated above the historic Pike Place Market, this is one of Seattle’s favorite hideaways. And it has a patio! #seemoresights

    Transitions® lenses · April 18, 2012
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  • Seattle Happy Hour

    Kells Irish Restaurant & Pub is one of Seattle's favorite hideaways. Situated in Post Alley above the historic Pike Place Market! Happy Hour served from 4 - 7 PM, DAILY Read more

    Seattle Happy Hour · April 16, 2012
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  • SNOCRU

    Dry scotch,whiskey, bourbon and get DRUNK!

    SNOCRU · April 1, 2012
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  • Sonny S.

    The waitresses are hot. ;-)

    Sonny Spencer · March 31, 2012
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  • Travel Channel

    Zak, Nick and Aaron travel to Seattle to investigate an Irish pub that used to be a funeral home associated with foul play and corruption. As seen on Ghost Adventures. Read more

    Travel Channel · March 30, 2012
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  • Seattle Sounders FC

    The Sounders FC Alliance was unveiled to the world here on May 16, 2008. The first program of its kind in North American sports.

    Seattle Sounders FC · March 16, 2012
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  • Kevin K.

    Best pub in old mortuary ;-)

    Kevin Knowles · February 9, 2012
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  • Shawn B.

    There's Sand I that thar vagina.....

    Shawn Block · January 30, 2012
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  • Jennifer W.

    Total tools at Kells tonight. Really, you break a glass a d can't place your can on the bar v. floor.

    Jennifer Weis · December 9, 2011
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  • Heather O.

    Have a pasty! The vegetarian one is so flavorful - no joke!

    Heather O · November 19, 2011
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  • Curtis C.

    Didn't see any ghosts, but the shepard's pie is fantastic.

    Curtis Chandler · November 12, 2011
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  • Joshua C.

    Try the sausage biscuit, you won't regret it!

    Joshua Cork · November 9, 2011
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  • Stephan T.

    Beat Kevin to the bar,

    Stephan Tolan · October 12, 2011
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  • 4sqSeattle

    1 of 6 bars listed on the MLS Pubs Viewfest for the Seattle Sounders. Check in to win a VIP trip to LA for the 2011 MLS Cup! Be sure to link your account to be entered to win. Go Sounders! Read more

    4sqSeattle · October 5, 2011
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  • Crystal-Cj o.

    its haunted

    Crystal-Cj overton · October 5, 2011
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  • Amanda S.

    Very Good White Chocolate Raspberry Cheesecake!

    Amanda Stachler · September 20, 2011
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  • Katie G.

    One of the only places that serves Carlsberg

    Katie Gentile · September 8, 2011
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  • DJLYRiQ

    And by the way this place used to be part of a 5 story morgue! Look up and see butterworth & sons undertakers... Watch for ghosts!!!

    DJLYRiQ · September 2, 2011
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