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January 7, 2008


Here is a photo of the recently opened McFaul's, an expansion to Ropewalk Tavern in Federal Hill I wrote about a couple weeks ago.

The McFauls, who own and run Ropewalk, invested a lot of money in this Irish-themed pub.

And it paid off. 

(Photo by me) 

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Posted by Sam Sessa at 4:23 PM | | Comments (6)
Categories: Bars & Clubs


wow, never seen somebody so excited for a set of hand dryers!

it's a neat place. it really just seems like an another room of ropewalk though

I like the security camera featured prominently in the picture. It's got that authentic, secure Irish feeling!

Wait until you see the renovations in Stalking Horse

I think the reason it seems like "another room of ropewalk" is because it's ... well ... another room of ropewalk

it's a great place to watch the democratic debates...

It's a better place to watch the republican debates...

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