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The Liffey Irish pub

Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen
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Stora Nygatan 42 | Gamla Stan, Stockholm 111 27, Sweden
+46 8 21 80 25
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Mon 4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thu 4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Fri 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Visited with a group of mates when in town for the Leicester Barcelona game. Good Guinness and plenty of local and international beers. Good staff and handy location in the middle of the old town.

Thank TC1884
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

very friendly irish barman and we were able to watch english football here. It was really expensive for the drinks (I had a Swedish beer that cost £8.50 !)

Thank ginad80
Stockholm, Sweden
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to this place many times, it's very central in the heart of the old town, not far from the subway stop (Gamlastan). They have live music almost everyday performed by infamous local and international artist.. This is a platform for them to get their chance maybe .. The atmosphere is really nice, food is good. Strongly recommended... More 

Thank Rashroush
Stockholm, Sweden
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What first seemed to be a nice touch to the Irish pub was what seemed to be a Irish waiter but he turned out to be very rude. After ordering a vegan burger (which was not vegan and the waitress didn't seem to even understand what vegan was) and getting no service and chance to pay my friend and I... More 

Thank AnnHKlingesson
Wasaga Beach, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for a cold brew and a place to rest your feet while walking the streets of Stockholm drop into Liffey's Irish Pub. Great food and cold drinks. Average prices great service.

1 Thank Doug M
Wesley Chapel
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice Irish pub in the heart of old town Stockholm. Staff was extremely friendly, fast simple burgers and Guinness. Only wish the Guinness was colder.

Thank WyattDonLori
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect location in the heart of Stockholm. Super friendly staff and really good food! :) Definitely recommend it,we'll come back if we're ever again in Stockholm!!!

Thank Chany C
Manama, Bahrain
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in the mood for dish and chips. We found our treat in this Irish pub in the old city on Stora street. We sat outside in the open air to enjoy the beautiful weather. Service is not great, the waitor will ask you to go inside to give the order. If you need a drink you have to... More 

Thank drjsaleh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this pub is great. We enjoyed the food, pub food, and the range of beers. They had on several evenings different musicians, making a great atmosphere. People in are from all ages, very international.

Thank bolli61
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

The place was comfortable, and the table service was friendly. The food was average, nothing special but certainly not bad.

Thank Philly700

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$11 - $27
Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub, American, International
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stora Nygatan 42 | Gamla Stan, Stockholm 111 27, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Stockholm County  >  Stockholm>  > Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen
  • Neighborhood: Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen
  • Phone Number: +46 8 21 80 25

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen

Neighborhood Profile
Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen
Gamla Stan is Stockholm’s historic old town and home to the Swedish Royal Palace. It’s the most central island of Stockholm and accompanied by the small island of Riddarholmen, mainly known for its famous Riddarholm Church. Gamla Stan tends to be a bit touristy at times but is definitely worth visiting: take a stroll past the well-preserved buildings and through the small (and also Sweden’s narrowest) alleys, which will make you feel like you’ve travelled back in time. This neighborhood offers a great combination of historical buildings and traditional Swedish restaurants.