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James Joyce Irish Pub & Eatery

) #108 of 1,913 Restaurants in Tampa $$ - $$$ Irish, ,
1724 E 8th Ave, Tampa, FL 33605-3812
+1 813-247-1896
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Irish, Bar, Pub, American
$$ - $$$
1724 E 8th Ave, Tampa, FL 33605-3812
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Reviewed 4 days ago

One of my favorite restaurants in Ybor City. They do specials each month so check the board or website. My favorite promotion was burger week. Every week was another burger to try – for free (with purchase of a drink). It was a bit smaller...More

Thank Luvzog
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I visited this place for lunch and it was great. The atmosphere was wonderful! We ordered wings..which on Sunday's after 2pm they're .50!!!!!!!!!! The wings were great!! I definitely can't wait to come back with my husband!

Thank Debra C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in for a pint and loved the place. Irish music in the background. The bar looks really cool. Bar keeper was very personable. I'll be back for food another time.

Thank JON L
Reviewed 9 June 2017

I came here with some colleagues. The young guy working the bar did not seem in a good mood. He almost knocked a lady down as he pushed his way out the front door to serve a table outside and did not acknowledge the lady....More

Thank Don S
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

We met some friends here that I have not seen in awhile. It was a great place. We loved our server, Curtis. Great beer choices. My friends got their Guinness and Black and Tans, while I had my Mich Ultra. The food portions were huge,...More

Thank Butterfly2013
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Good little pub with cold drinks , food is good but slow if busy. keep in mind it is a pub not a restaurant and you will enjoy your visit.

Thank thomaspL2584OS
Reviewed 23 May 2017

1st time here. Atmosphere was great, music and food was decent. I only hung outside where service was ok. What I don't like about the place is the deceitful thieves( or theif) at this establishment. I left my medication on the table and as soon...More

1  Thank 7amp7
Reviewed 22 May 2017

If you are lucky enough to visit when Pam is working you are in for an excellent time. The whole staff is great. The food is delicious, especially the Reuben, and the beer selection is amazing!! Do not pass this place up if you are...More

Thank akwareus24
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Love a great Irish bar with great food. Friendly staff and everything we had was phenomenal. Nice outdoor seating. Parking can be fun!

Thank Suzan H
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Very small but quaint place. Drinks were good and food was delicious. Expect to eat at a high top table if you are a couple. We had no problem with this but some may. I would return there and recommend it to anyone who wants...More

Thank BlueEyes0207
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar, Pub, American
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
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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