5-11 McBride St, Jamaica Plain, MA
- Neighborhood: Jamaica Plain-Roslindale
- Hours: Restaurant Tues-Thurs + Sun 5:30-10 pm, Fri-Sat until 11 pm, pub Tues-Sat 11:30 am-1 am, Sun noon-1 am, Mon 4 pm-1 am
James’s Gate treats a mixed-age, informal crowd to updated Irish pub classics (like shepherd’s pie) and truly impressive contemporary cuisine. Don’t miss the steamed mussels or the “veggie quesadilla,” which involves caramelized shallots, spinach, and goat cheese.