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James Joyce

#77 of 4,271 Restaurants in Prague
Certificate of Excellence
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Stare Mesto (Old Town)
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U Obecniho dvora 4, Prague 1, Prague, Czech Republic
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11:00 am - 12:30 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, Reservations
Description: Used to be called Molly Malones

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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Another fantastic Irish pub

The James Joyce Irish pub located in the Stare Mesto (old town) of Prague is yet another comfortable and cosy Irish pub with a fantastic elevated sun terrace.Many years ago i think that this establishment was called Molly malones Irish pub but i'am not sure.A two roomed pub very cosy with wooden... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 25, 2015
Stephen K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

The James Joyce Irish pub located in the Stare Mesto (old town) of Prague is yet another comfortable and cosy Irish pub with a fantastic elevated sun terrace.Many years ago i think that this establishment was called Molly malones Irish pub but i'am not sure.A two roomed pub very cosy with wooden floors and furniture and very light and airy... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

I always enjoy time spent in James Joyce. There's really friendly and kind staff, good beer and delicious meals. It's true prices are a bit higher but what you get is worth of it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

A warm welcome, very friendly and excellent service. We had a full Irish breakfast and a cooked vegetarian breakfast every day.... With the nicest pint of Guinness 🍀outside of Ireland.....Delicious!! Spotlessly clean.👍🏼 and non smoking inside. Can't wait to go back later in the year🌞

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Absolutely delicious curry dishes that tingle all the taste buds. Variety makes an all too convenient excuse to have curry every night :-)

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

The Sexy Curry Company is my main motivation for visiting the James Joyce, as I'm not a big fan of Irish pubs - the 5-star rating is for Sexy Curry Company alone. You simply can't get curry this good in Prague. Every dish is a winner, and the menu caters to all heat tolerance levels. Value for money is also... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

The best part of James Joyce is its consistency. Everything they do is about quality. If you want traditional Irish food, or something from the Sexy Curry Company, it will be very tasty. Here in Prague, there are contests for the best burger. There is no contest. James Joyce has the best burger in town. If you had cheese and... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Cosy, friendly and non smoking. A fantastic place for small groups to watch sport (make sure you book a table in advance). Excellent waitress service, even in busy periods. What keeps me coming back is that it hosts the Sexy Curry Company. Amazing food with depth of flavour from a chef of Indonesian origin. This is not your typical mass... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Typical Irish pub in the heart of Prague with great service! There is also included Indian „Sexy Curry“ with delicious food. We enjoyed vegetarian and prawn curry so much!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We stopped in here for a beer and what a great place. Friendly staff providing excellent, relaxed service. Cosy.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

This is a nice little cosy pub just off Old Town square. Can be a little tricky to find. It is very cosy and homely. They even have a mini Irish shop inside. Staff are pleasant and prices aren't so bad for an Irish bar. The full Irish breakfast here is very nice too!

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Additional Information about James Joyce

Address: U Obecniho dvora 4, Prague 1, Prague, Czech Republic
Location: Europe  >  Czech Republic  >  Bohemia  >  Prague>  > Stare Mesto (Old Town)
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Monday 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisine: Irish, Pub

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: U Obecniho dvora 4, Prague 1, Prague, Czech Republic
  • Location: Europe  >  Czech Republic  >  Bohemia  >  Prague>  > Stare Mesto (Old Town)
  • Neighborhood: Stare Mesto (Old Town)

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Irish, Pub

Description

Used to be called Molly Malones
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Stare Mesto (Old Town)
One of the oldest neighborhoods in town represents the medieval heart of Prague. It’s no surprise it is bustling with tourists every time of day. Križovnický square, overlooking Charles Bridge with Prague Castle in the background, is probably the most beautiful square in the city. Its unique historical atmosphere of gothic houses and churches, cobblestone streets and squares, and stone towers blend together with the modern era. A vast array of bars, restaurants, dance clubs, international brand shops, galleries and hotels bring life to the old city. With its charming and picturesque cobblestone streets, the nightlife and parties will surely be unforgettable.
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