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James Joyce Irish Pub & Eatery

#113 of 1,974 Restaurants in Tampa
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Irish, ,
1724 E 8th Ave, Tampa, FL 33605-3812
+1 813-247-1896
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“burger” (29 reviews)
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“fish fries” (6 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub
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1724 E 8th Ave, Tampa, FL 33605-3812
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Reviewed 1 week ago

For a good change of pace in immigrant-heavy Ybor City we went to the James Joyce Pub. A good Friday night crowd was whooping while watching the big telly. The Tampa Bay team was playing Boston in NHL playoffs. Lively bar citizens were excited, but...More

Thank Tommy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been coming here for years. Discovered them on FB when they had the crawfish. Everything I have had here is amazing especially the drinks! Food is amazing, service is amazing, and drinks are top natch! Great place for a night out, pre-gaming it,...More

Thank navyblu2003
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here in a whim while exploring Ybor City. We each enjoyed a pint and shared the corned beef slider appetizer. Food was delicious and we really liked the pretzel rolls. We would definitely return. Our server Jordan wad super.

Thank Melanie K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As Irish pub go it was decent. I have high expectations for to a couple pubs in Orlando which are unbelievably good so I'm trying not to be too judgemental. It was late and we stopped in to grab a beer and an appetizer. They...More

Thank Cory W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dark and cool. Awesome Irish pub with good food and awesome drinks. Shot deals and huge selection of beers on tap. All of the Irish favorites. Pub chips and wings are amazing. Love going here.

Thank Teakwo23
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent service. The server was attentive, recommended food and beer for us to try. We had burgers. They were done perfectly and we very delicious. We will eat here again when we are in the area.

Thank 459jenh
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

As much as it pains me to say it, I can't recommend this place anymore. Went there tonight because they have a kick a$$ Buffalo chicken sandwich. Not available. Ordered the Ruben instead, it was burned to the point of inedibility but served to me...More

Thank Brian V
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

First time in Tampa. Was being shown around the area with friends and we came across this place. We travel alot and love any type of Irish pubs. Nice set up in the place. Had a good selection of beers on tap. My opinion, pretty...More

Thank Jessica W
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

We went to the pub for a quick bite. We were pleasantly surprised by how good the food was. Excellent selection of food and spirits. Friendly staff. Parking was limited. Will definitely return.

Thank Kelly B
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Unlike most bars these days, the proprietor and bartender Chris welcomes you with open arms, keeps the kitchen open for you a minute longer, and always keeps your glass full. Definitely a go to for me...

Thank Lucradu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1724 E 8th Ave, Tampa, FL 33605-3812
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-247-1896
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