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James Joyce Pub

Pelikanstrasse 8, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
01 221 18 28
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Good atmosphere!

Went here for drinks with girls from work on a week night. We had made reservations but at 7pm... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
San Francisco, California
Very pleasant bar/restuarant in central locaton

This attractive bar - also with covered outside seating - has very pleasant interior, wooden... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
19 Aug 2017
“Very pleasant bar/restuarant in central locaton”
7 Jul 2017
“Inspiration in decor, ambience, and libations.”
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Pelikanstrasse 8, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
01 221 18 28
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Went here for drinks with girls from work on a week night. We had made reservations but at 7pm wasn't too full, yet. My friend was disappointed in her whiskey sour and my champagne was tasty but was clearly flat as there were no bubbles.

Thank Juerner
Reviewed 19 August 2017

This attractive bar - also with covered outside seating - has very pleasant interior, wooden panelling with paintings and mosaic tiled floor, very comfortable and relaxing. Always very clean and well maintained. All the staff are very pleasant, friendly and helpful - and always made...More

Thank JohnHWBirmingham
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Dropped in for a pint and a whiskey on a hot summer afternoon. Fabulous. The Guinness pour was perfect and the shot of Irish whiskey a lovely compliment. Friendly service, cool on a hot day, and lovely finishings. I could write a novel here!

Thank Muriel M
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Range of beer and food to suit most tastes. Close to Rennweg tram stop. Great customer service and reasonably priced for Zurich.

Thank Twineyboy
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Just FYI: I am trying to understand why this establishment is listed as a tourist attraction instead of a food & drink joint. I've been to the Joyce a few times while living in Zurich, and it is a really nice pub with a pretty...More

Thank harshapaulraj
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

A very solid place indeed with great beers and good food. Nice service with well dressed waiters. Highly recommended.

Thank zurichgrad
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

I have a rule which I don't always keep, not to visit Irish pubs when abroad. However I was tempted into the James Joyce when passing by and noticing the wood panelled interior. This is a lovely pub with a great atmosphere and a wonderful...More

Thank Disco V
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

Not a pub, not a restaurant but a bar that serves a great burger (and other food). Close to Rennweg tram stop this friendly bar boasts the best burgers in Zurich. Good range of ubiquitous beers from Boddingtons and Guiness to Schneider Weiss and Hurlimans.

Thank Twineyboy
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Always a good place to meet some friends, for a bite of great food and a few drinks. Lovely location not far from Bahnhoffstrasse, and excellent service.

Thank davidO8013CE
Reviewed 17 December 2014 via mobile

We met for drinks at the James Joyce and were pleasantly surprised by the friendly service, and good food, in a calm and relaxed environment. It's more towards a restaurant than a pub though, with table service and less standing room. Burger was decent, as...More

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