Mary Margaret's Olde Irish Tavern
A timeless Irish Tavern serving up proper pints, great pub grub, and live music along with friendly conversation.
is born & raised in St. Pete, Florida, and a graduate of St. Petersburg High School. He is a 20 year veteran of the Bar & Restaurant business, with notable tenures at Courigan’s Irish Pub in Downtown St Pete as bartender / manager / chef, and as an operations manager at MacDinton’s Soho, before co-founding The Galley: A St Pete Tavern, as its managing partner & chef in 2016. Boland, now 35, was culinary trained at the Art Institute of Tampa, and began bartending at age 19, and managing bars and restaurants at age 21. With a deep love and experience in Irish Pub culture, Boland will be the day to day owner-operator of Mary’s. He’s known as “The Publican”.