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Shamrock City Pub

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Canadian, Irish, Bar, Pub
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340 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1C3, Canada
+1 709-758-5483
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Open now
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Sun - Wed 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Thu - Sat 11:30 am - 3:00 am
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a surprise dropped in Friday night for a bite to eat and we had cod and chips. Fantastic meal great atmosphere and music was live.Go try this place

Thank Grant A
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Carl Peters. If you're in town when he's playing, you shouldn't miss this place. Good drinks, good service, awesome atmosphere. Party central. I visited twice in two nights and was not disappointed. What a great time! This is what Newfoundland is all about.

Thank Michael O
Saskatoon, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On our final night in this city we decided to head to this Irish Pub as it was only a five minute walk from our hotel. We arrived at 6:15 and were seated right at the stage front. Our waiter convinced me to try the Iceberg beer that is brewed locally and ice from icebergs is used in the brewing... More 

Thank klepper-geocaching
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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114 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Shamrock City Pub A Great Irish Pub! We’d seen about everything we had to see in St-John’s... What else could we do my friends, my wife and I? We decided to find a restaurant or pub where we could enjoy food and music... Locals suggested the Shamrock City Pub on Water Street. We arrived there in late afternoon, just in... More 

Thank lapinjano
Fredericton, Canada
1 review
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had such great fun at the Shamrock Pub! Staff was super nice, food was delicious. A fantastic pub, great live music and atmosphere! A must do while in St. John's! A special "Thank You" to Stephanie and the owner!

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Caledonia, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was just Ok and the music was good but not great Would recommend going to Oreillys but nice place to spend an hour

Thank Tom E
Cobourg, Canada
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103 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Went there for some pints and live music with friends on a Wednesday night. The Arthur and Fred band , though late getting on stage , were rockin hot . They played mostly Irish tunes or others in an Irish way and it was good , loud and a lot of fun. If I am back to the city I... More 

Thank InnActive
St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Shamrock pub was one of the places we visited during our last boys night out. The staff was NICE and friendly. Live music was good too.

Thank Vinayak B
Halifax, Canada
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148 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

This was my first trip to Newfoundland, and I wanted to try some of the local spots, so this was one of the places I thought would be good to try. The service was great waitress was friendly. The food was pretty good as well, I had one of their burgers which was tasty although I have had better. The... More 

Thank JustTravelling4
Gothenburg, Sweden
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

Good live music, good beer and a really good party place! Visited a Sunday, but still good party! :)

Thank Valaszkai

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $19
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
Good for
Dining on a budget, 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
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.

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