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James Joyce Pub

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Bar, Pub, European
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks

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Reviewed December 15, 2018

Not cheap but this is Zürich and the JJ is worth it. Wonderful atmosphere, lots of space, truly brilliant staff and great food. When I want to relax and enjoy the ambience, I go to the James Joyce. Never been disappointed.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank mrsaxeman
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

antastic! Great food, drinks, big whiskey selection. Nice atmosphere and a stylish decor. Very good location. It’s one of my favs in Zurich. Had dinner there last night and the waiter didn’t take order for ages (usually straight away). We got everything for free and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kaiaz2015
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

James Joyce Is very pleasant place, their staff is kind and very friendly with children, therefore we came already a couple of times with our family. It has a very nice English ambience inside and outside a comfortable terrace specially for Summertime. By the way...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank PZoll
Reviewed February 7, 2018

Actually excellent service, nice setting, a good spot to retreat and have a conversation over lunch without having to shout at each other. This comes with old fashioned “men’s food” = highly recommended if you are in town ;)

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank tammo69
Reviewed December 6, 2017

the place is nice, high ceilings, very welcoming atmosphere - I had the steak club sandwich which was very good, I shared it with a girl friend. Typicall swiss prices. Centrally located. I was there for lunch - best to reserve.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank michouzurich
Reviewed October 29, 2017

After a day of work, it is always a pleasure to have a couple of beers with colleagues at this pub. Friendly staff and a good choice of beers.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Frank V
Reviewed September 26, 2017

great deco and drinks - prices in line with ZH; central be it for casual friends or your private banker - its just a few minutes from Paradeplatz - a perfect place for meeting and drinking

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Joaquin S
Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

We were there Thursday eve in Zurich where all restaurants and bars are crowded. The Jales Joyce is the oldest pub of Zurich in the center of the city Immediately after our arrival a waitress managed to find a tiny place for the three of...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank sikais
Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

We visited in recommendation and were not dissapointed. The layout is great both in door and outside seating available. The staff welcomed us and came over within minutes to offer drinks and menus. One of the staff recommended a white wine, locally produced which was...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank BirdMarg83
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Food is as usual excellent. Even something as simple as the hamburger it turns into an exquisite experience. Their staff is absolutely the friendliest in town, where it is already unusual to be treated nicely in a restaurant. At James Joyce they make an extra...More

Date of visit: August 2017
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