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(Boston.com)   After a devastating tornado ripped through Revere, Massachusetts, the Boston Globe would like to allay people's fears: Kelly's Roast Beef is still open   (boston.com) divider line 75
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2014-07-29 07:17:18 AM  

PunGent: Ghryswald: Subby has OBVIOUSLY never had a Kelly's Roast Beef.
Otherwise he'd have flagged it with the HERO tag.

In other news ... tornado in frikkin Revere?

Yep.  The wife works out in Acton (near Rt. 495) and they've had two tornado warnings this summer already.

/no, that ain't normal for Massachusetts

Now, the important stuff, the roast beef:  Kelly's is fine, but I'm a fan of Mikey's in Billerica.  Awesome curly fries.

http://mikeysfamousroastbeefandseafood.com/


Mikey's was FANTASTIC, haven't been there in years. The cheeseburgers.... now that is where it's at. The trimmings of the roast beef and steak tips... OH MY.
 
2014-07-29 07:25:09 AM  

Into the blue again: PunGent: Ghryswald: Subby has OBVIOUSLY never had a Kelly's Roast Beef.
Otherwise he'd have flagged it with the HERO tag.

In other news ... tornado in frikkin Revere?

Yep.  The wife works out in Acton (near Rt. 495) and they've had two tornado warnings this summer already.

/no, that ain't normal for Massachusetts

Now, the important stuff, the roast beef:  Kelly's is fine, but I'm a fan of Mikey's in Billerica.  Awesome curly fries.

http://mikeysfamousroastbeefandseafood.com/

Mikey's was FANTASTIC, haven't been there in years. The cheeseburgers.... now that is where it's at. The trimmings of the roast beef and steak tips... OH MY.


Yeah, I might have to make a roadtrip...only reason I know of to go to Billerica...hmm, I can make it back before the plumber shows up this afternoon...
 
2014-07-29 07:54:34 AM  
Does this mean we have to hear about ROAST BEEF STRONG for the next two years?
 
2014-07-29 08:09:10 AM  
I always liked Harrisons Roast Beef in North Andover.

Or that place in Wilmington near the Ford dealer (Simards?) but mostly because it was open till 3.

And Kappy's made me lulz. Forgot about that place.
 
2014-07-29 08:34:35 AM  
Revere is a coastal city so I'm expecting instagram photos of sharks attacking people any minute now.
 
2014-07-29 09:16:07 AM  
Kelly's is great if you don't have to live near it. If you do live near it I hope you like cleaning up all of the trash the patrons throw i your yard.
 
2014-07-29 09:44:04 AM  
Nicks Roast Beef in Beverly

www.roadfood.com
 
2014-07-29 09:55:48 AM  

Into the blue again: mike_d85: Where was the Kelly's made out of an old Krispy Kreme?

Just south of Medford at the MBTA repair yard. Aka, the T stop with the never ending glass walkway.

Medford/Everett. Next to Wellington Station.


Where they had a Bickford's. OLGBro worked there cooking, MrsOLG went there with friends for bottomless coffee and for dessert. Loved the chicken.
 
2014-07-29 10:08:24 AM  
When I lived there in Beverly during the 90's, the Kelly's roast beef sandwich was crazy nasty.  Tasted like a week old spoiled Arby's sandwich with lower quality meat.  Tried the sandwich a couple of times, and never went back.  Wouldn't have trusted the clams and lobster roll, but with the comments above I was thinking about swinging by next time I'm in Boston.  Still wouldn't get the roast beef.  Even after 20 years I vividly remember the nasty taste and texture.  I was actually looking around at other peoples sandwiches to try and figure out if mine was messed up.
 
2014-07-29 10:22:39 AM  
Arbies Makes Fries.
 
2014-07-29 10:34:09 AM  

TomD9938: merrillvillain: Chicago has better a better sandwich called italian beef.



Chicago Style Roast Beef.


Them's fightin' word...er...pics.
 
2014-07-29 10:41:15 AM  
i299.photobucket.com
 
2014-07-29 10:41:44 AM  

tommyl66: FEMA estimates thousands of dollars of improvements were left in the tornado's wake


I funny'ed this one.  I'm sure there are some nice people somewhere in Revere, but...everything that represents what people hate about Boston starts right there.
 
2014-07-29 01:34:42 PM  
I heard it completely obliterated Angie's Clams.


(Juuust a little inside)
 
2014-07-29 01:59:08 PM  
To be fair, that is the only place in Revere that anyone cares about.

But King's in Salem is way better.
 
2014-07-29 02:19:08 PM  
My poor, poor hometown...  In the past week there's been 3 shootings, and now this?  Maddon'!  The city just put up a big billboard on Rt1 N as you come into the city touting "THE NEW REVERE" as "A GREAT PLACE TO RAISE A FAMILY", among other things...  Just can't catch a farkin' break, kid...

But back to the discussion...  KIngs in Salem's french fries are godlike, I think they use the beef drippings in the fry oil or something.  Angie's Clams in Revere was cool if you were a mobster looking to get shot, but Uncle Pete's, the Ribs/Mexican/Chinese joint that replaced it, was one of my all-time favorites.  When Pete passed away, they closed to my great sadness.

/Shirley Ave. refugee
//fark YOU lookin' at?
///Tricolore, biatch!
 
2014-07-29 02:25:46 PM  

Nana's Vibrator: tommyl66: FEMA estimates thousands of dollars of improvements were left in the tornado's wake

I funny'ed this one.  I'm sure there are some nice people somewhere in Revere, but...everything that represents what people hate about Boston starts right there.


And you know what them stuck-up hater biatches can do!?! SUCK IT!  SUCK IT HARD!  FACK'EM IN THE OTHER EAR, PIECES OF S#IAT!

/sorry, went native for a second there...  :-)
 
2014-07-29 02:37:37 PM  

PunGent: Ghryswald: Subby has OBVIOUSLY never had a Kelly's Roast Beef.
Otherwise he'd have flagged it with the HERO tag.

In other news ... tornado in frikkin Revere?

Yep.  The wife works out in Acton (near Rt. 495) and they've had two tornado warnings this summer already.

/no, that ain't normal for Massachusetts

Now, the important stuff, the roast beef:  Kelly's is fine, but I'm a fan of Mikey's in Billerica.  Awesome curly fries.

http://mikeysfamousroastbeefandseafood.com/


Amen to Mikey's!   The roast beef was amazing and the fried scallops were pretty good, too.
 
2014-07-29 02:51:52 PM  

Felonius Monk: PunGent: Ghryswald: Subby has OBVIOUSLY never had a Kelly's Roast Beef.
Otherwise he'd have flagged it with the HERO tag.

In other news ... tornado in frikkin Revere?

Yep.  The wife works out in Acton (near Rt. 495) and they've had two tornado warnings this summer already.

/no, that ain't normal for Massachusetts

Now, the important stuff, the roast beef:  Kelly's is fine, but I'm a fan of Mikey's in Billerica.  Awesome curly fries.

http://mikeysfamousroastbeefandseafood.com/

Amen to Mikey's!   The roast beef was amazing and the fried scallops were pretty good, too.


Never tried 'em.  I have a hard and fast rule:  don't order seafood unless you can SEE the ocean.

And not always then, either.
 
2014-07-29 02:52:44 PM  

MBP2112: My poor, poor hometown...  In the past week there's been 3 shootings, and now this?  Maddon'!  The city just put up a big billboard on Rt1 N as you come into the city touting "THE NEW REVERE" as "A GREAT PLACE TO RAISE A FAMILY"


Well, a big enough tornado WILL raise your family...and your house...and your car...
 
2014-07-29 03:40:18 PM  
www.themanifoldmag.net
 
2014-07-29 03:42:51 PM  

Galactica Actual: To be fair, that is the only place in Revere that anyone cares about.

But King's in Salem is way better.


Kings is #1 for fish & chips, but Bill and Bob's forever.

/Let the north shore roast beef wars commence!
 
2014-07-29 04:46:20 PM  
I think I read this on Fark yesterday: "Revere is like the Jersey Shore but without the class."

Hahaha. So true. I swear people still drive Irocs there and use Aquanet for their big huge hair. One man in ten is wearing a shirt. Lots of white zinfandel. Terrible place.

Signed, Quincy
 
2014-07-29 07:23:12 PM  

Rex Kramer - Danger Seeker: I think I read this on Fark yesterday: "Revere is like the Jersey Shore but without the class."

Hahaha. So true. I swear people still drive Irocs there and use Aquanet for their big huge hair. One man in ten is wearing a shirt. Lots of white zinfandel. Terrible place.

Signed, Quincy


Hey, leave the Brazilians out of this, buddy.
 
2014-07-30 02:37:08 AM  

PunGent: Into the blue again: PunGent: Ghryswald: Subby has OBVIOUSLY never had a Kelly's Roast Beef.
Otherwise he'd have flagged it with the HERO tag.

In other news ... tornado in frikkin Revere?

Yep.  The wife works out in Acton (near Rt. 495) and they've had two tornado warnings this summer already.

/no, that ain't normal for Massachusetts

Now, the important stuff, the roast beef:  Kelly's is fine, but I'm a fan of Mikey's in Billerica.  Awesome curly fries.

http://mikeysfamousroastbeefandseafood.com/

Mikey's was FANTASTIC, haven't been there in years. The cheeseburgers.... now that is where it's at. The trimmings of the roast beef and steak tips... OH MY.

Yeah, I might have to make a roadtrip...only reason I know of to go to Billerica...hmm, I can make it back before the plumber shows up this afternoon...


Bit far for me to make a roadtrip to either Mikey's or Kelly's these days.
Might just grill a bit of Roo on the barbie tonight to make up for it.
 
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