We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Shamrock City Pub

$$ - $$$, Irish,
340 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1C3, Canada
+1 709-758-5483
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“cod tongues” (8 reviews)
“wings” (9 reviews)
“fries” (9 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Canadian, Irish, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
340 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1C3, Canada
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (245)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 241 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Love it here, however... a lot of fights broke out last night & not much was done to prevent more from happening. On the other hand, staff is friendly & thorough ... it's as clean as it should be for a bar on a Friday...More

Thank Ëmilie N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot to have a relaxing drink, delicious food and listen to some great Newfoundland music! Any night is a great night at Shamrock City!!

Thank Sheri T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here on a Friday night for some nachos, whisky and beers. The nachos were destroyed in seconds, the whisky selection was above average (especially for NL) which I throughly took advantage of, and the local beers were flowing strong. The thump of people's...More

Thank Josh W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I found the menu the same as 3 other places we ate at. Not sure why, so I was disappointed. The music was good but the noise of the guests made it rather hard to hear.

Thank Wendy A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Waitresses not attentive at all...too busy talking to each other and bartender. Kept us and a few other customers waiting, first to order, then to be served. The place was not busy at all, maybe 8 people there and 3 waitresses. I ordered the Chicken...More

Thank SylRickTraveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There was en entrance fee because of the live music but it was certainly worth it! There were 3 musicians who were mostly playing typical Newfoundland music. The pub was full of people of all ages singing along, dancing and laughing. We had never seen...More

Thank JBJM2612
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this pub when we first arrived to St Johns because of the good reviews and close to our location at Murray Premices The food was good but they were so short staffed (1 waitress and few bartenders )took forever to get anything....More

Thank Marlene B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dinner on Monday approx 8 pm. Beware Monday nights 34 oz beer for the price of a pint ( so 2 for 1 !! ) . That's a good thing!! Food and service were great I had 1 lb of crab legs for $ 17....More

Thank CHIP G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Live entertainment was awesome, food was good, service was great! Music was Irish/local. Small cozy location, great for a beer and some chats!

1  Thank TMEL17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came mainly for the ambiance and the live Irish music, and that was lovely, but the food was hit and miss at best. The steak was good, the quesadillas OK, and you'd best skip the hot turkey sandwich and oriental stir fry altogether. Service...More

Thank QCern
Nearby Restaurants
The Gypsy Tea Room
773 reviews
.05 miles away
St. John's Fish Exchange Kitchen & Wet Bar
444 reviews
.06 miles away
The Adelaide Oyster House
226 reviews
.02 miles away
O'Reilly's Pub
238 reviews
.05 miles away
Nearby Attractions
George Street
712 reviews
.05 miles away
Jellybean Row Houses
171 reviews
.19 miles away
City of St. John’s Visitor Information Centre
65 reviews
.02 miles away
Newman Wine Vaults
61 reviews
.28 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Shamrock City Pub staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $20
Canadian, Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Brunch, Late Night, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 340 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1C3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's
  • Phone Number: +1 709-758-5483
  • E-mail
Great local and Irish fare with great service. Live music nightly featuring the best of Newfounland folk and Irish musicians. Owned by D'Arcy Broderick, formerly of Irish Descendents and Fables bands.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing