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I know reports are mixed, but I need to go there for beer. If I am going to eat, what should we order and what should we stay away from?

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  1. My post on this place from about a year ago seems to have been lost. Chinese-owned Irish bar with Pakistani cooks, didn't get very far with questions about the menu. The menu's a mix of southern / Indian and northern / Pakistani dishes, nothing was very good but the southern stuff was worse. Fries were decent.

    Good place for a beer, eat somewhere else.

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    Kennedy's Irish Pub Curry House
    1040 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133

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    1. re: Robert Lauriston

      i agree: the indian food was baddish, but the southern item was inedible [and this is
      coming from somebody who eats 99cent burgers, so i'm not being a food snob].

      i think the "mixed reports" reflects the "mixed" level of intoxication ... the northern stuff
      would probably be ok at 1am after some drinking.

      i'd think you'ld be better off getting a pizza slice somewhere in the area. there is an
      in-n-out not too far away. burgermeister as well, but that probably closes earlier ...
      i cannot imagine going to kennedy's before 11pm.

      my two immediate candidates for worst indian food in the bay area are:
      kennedy's and naan&curry/telegraph ave-berkeley.

      1. re: psb

        I agree the food is pretty poor in general, and I'll echo the previous comments, the south indian items are to be avoided.

        A great beer selection though, with some pretty reasonable prices, especially if you can get there during their happy hour.

        1. re: psb

          I've had good tandoori stuff at the Telegraph Naan 'n' Curry.

      2. I think their Vegetable Korma and lamb curry is good.

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        1. re: mlucier

          I thought their dosas were tasty. However, this was a little over a year ago, so maybe it's changed since.

          Service is definitely terrible though.