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James Pub Cancun

) #115 of 848 Restaurants in Cancun $$ - $$$ Mexican, American,
Boulevard Kukulcan Km 9.5 | Hotel Zone, Plaza Forum, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 998 883 0855
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
Mexican, American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
Boulevard Kukulcan Km 9.5 | Hotel Zone, Plaza Forum, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 136 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Out walking one hot afternoon and decided to try James Bar. However, initially we were not entirely sure where it was. It appears to have a bit of an identity crisis; the outside wall on Boulevard Kukulkan has a sign saying “Argentinian Steak House”; inside...More

Thank Nigelace
Sofa E, Director de Relaciones Públicas at James Pub Cancun, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Nigelace for taking a moment and share your experience, We are very glad to read that you could find us and try a couple of drinks. we are going to take note about the sign, so next customers can find us easily. Thank...More

Reviewed May 19, 2017

The food overall was nothing impressive, but it wasn't bad. Just average. But the staff here are really nice and a seat on the outdoor patio gives you a fun view down to the main street and a lot of the clubs.More

Thank Greg M
Sofa E, Director de Relaciones Públicas at James Pub Cancun, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Greg for taking a moment and share your experience, We are very happy to read that you enjoy the service provided by our staff. On the other hand im going to pass your comment about the food so the Chef take note. Thank...More

Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

Surprised to find this place. Very good food & the view of the 'strip' while 3 floors up was magnificent. Service was ok compared to all the other establishments we went to, but that's nitpicking. Definitely worth the visit. PS the steak tacos w/bone marrow...More

Thank gonzo1127
Sofa E, Director de Relaciones Públicas at James Pub Cancun, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2017

Thank you gonzo1127 for taking a moment and share your experience, We are glad that you enjoyed the view, the service and the steak tacos with bone marrow provided by our staff. Come back soon! Leo M.

Reviewed May 18, 2017

If you like your meals spicy this is the place. Service was outstanding and the view and the breeze were breathtaking.

Thank SEPHouston_TX
Sofa E, Director de Relaciones Públicas at James Pub Cancun, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2017

Thank you SEPHouston_TX for your candid comment, We are happy that you enjoyed the food and service form the James staff, we look forward to serve you again! leo M.

Reviewed May 18, 2017

Food and drinks are amazing! The hamburger was so good....Drinks were out of this world. We plan on going back next year for dinner and drinks. Great service too

Thank walkdbeachnobx
Sofa E, Director de Relaciones Públicas at James Pub Cancun, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2017

Thank you walkdbeachnobx for taking a moment and share your experience, We are very happy that your visit to James was of your liking and that you are planning to visit us next year, we look forward to serve you again! Leo M.

Reviewed May 12, 2017 via mobile

To start off i wanted to say how exceptional the service was. Javier was an amazing waiter. Outstanding personality with alot of heart. He shared great info on some great places to see. Felt like i had known the man for years. The food was...More

Thank Julio H
Sofa E, Director de Relaciones Públicas at James Pub Cancun, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2017

Thank you Julio for taking a moment and share your experience, We are very happy to read that your visit to James was outstanding. I'm going to pass your comment to Javier so he can keep up the good work. Thank you for recommending us,...More

Reviewed May 9, 2017 via mobile

Excellent choice for drinking, good service, good drinks ans aceptable prices! Good drinks with tequila and a nice view at thw terrace.

Thank Gustavo A
Sofa E, Director de Relaciones Públicas at James Pub Cancun, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2017

Thank you Gustavo for your candid comment, We are very happy to read that you enjoyed the drinks, view and service provided by our staff. Come back soon! Leo M.

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Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

Had a great experience here as well as the neighboring/related outdoor patio area. Fabian was SO awesome and made sure our service was top notch. Offered suggestions when we were unsure on menu options and was so personable overall! Even talked some American football, go...More

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Sofa E, Director de Relaciones Públicas at James Pub Cancun, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2017

Thank you for taking a moment and share your experience, We are glad to read that you enjoyed your visit to James. I'm goign to pass your comment to Fabian so he can keep up the good work We look forward to serve you again!...More

Reviewed April 14, 2017

We absolutely LOVED our dinner! The service for beverages was incredibly slow but when our drinks arrived at the table, we understood why...they were HUGE and delicious. Will visit again the next time we are in town.More

Thank vdiloreto13
Sofa E, Director de Relaciones Públicas at James Pub Cancun, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2017

Thank you Vdiloreto13 for your candid comment, We are very happy to read that you had a fantastic dinner at James. In behalf of the bar staff i apologice for the time that you had to wait for your drinks, im going to pass your...More

Reviewed April 10, 2017

Food, service and atmosphere were fabulous! Will be back! Don't waste your money at Senor Frogs and Carols and Charlie's. EAT HERE!More

Thank LuvCruizin
Sofa E, Director de Relaciones Públicas at James Pub Cancun, responded to this reviewResponded April 11, 2017

Thank you LuvCruizin for taking a moment and share your experience, We are very happy that you could try our food, service and atmosphere and liked it, we really appreciate that you recommend us over the other restaurants. We hope to serve you soon! Leo...More

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Lindsay S
Can you accommodate a group of 30 people? On a Friday night, what time should we arrive if we want to get lots of tables?
May 21, 2017|
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Response from Sofa E | Property representative |
Hi Lindsay, Yes we can, all we need to do is set up the date and hour that you would like to arrive and also the menu, this because is a large group of people
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Teresa W
Will you be showing the Antony Joshua and klitchcow boxing this afternoon?
April 29, 2017|
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Response from Sofa E | Property representative |
Hi Teresa, Unfortunately will not be showing the box fight I'm sorry for this
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Kimberly C
Is this place kid friendly?
February 27, 2017|
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Hi Kimberly! We don't have a zone where they can play but we do recibe families with children
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$2
Cuisine
Mexican, American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations
Good for
Scenic view, Bar scene, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
2:30 pm - 3:00 am
Monday
2:30 pm - 3:00 am
Tuesday
2:30 pm - 3:00 am
Wednesday
2:30 pm - 3:00 am
Thursday
2:30 pm - 3:00 am
Friday
2:30 pm - 3:00 am
Saturday
2:30 pm - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boulevard Kukulcan Km 9.5 | Hotel Zone, Plaza Forum, Cancun 77500, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
  • Phone Number: +52 998 883 0855
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Description
Come live the JAMES experience in an elegant & traditional place full of original features and a unique atmosphere. Enjoy a variety of over 100 beers from different countries for your tasting. Delight your palate with traditional Pub Snacks like fish and chips or one of our special dishes from sandwiches, burgers & pizzas to a exquisite salmon.

James Public House has a terrace overlooking the Party Center of Cancun and 10 screens around the place where you can enjoy soccer games, NFL, NBA, NCAA, UFC and more for you to spend a pleasant and fun time with friends and family.
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