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James Joyce Irish Pub

#1,211 of 11,653 Restaurants in Istanbul
Istanbul, Turkey
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
4 weeks ago
“Great sports bar”
2 weeks ago
“Good for friends get together ”
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Bar, Pub
Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

James Joyce Irish pub is a good place for friends getting together for watching sports stuff and drink at the same time. Parking though was an issue

Thank nihan19721969
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located close to Tamin Square In Istanbul, this bar is located in a very busy area. Typical Irish bar, great Guiness, good selection of bar bites and more. Bar staff are all very attentive and helpful. Good atmosphere and attracts tourists, locals and passers by....More

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

One of the best bars in Istanbul , a lovely and friendly atmosphere with good mezzas and drinks. Recommended

Thank soheilsari
Reviewed 13 November 2016

I had been at the Jame Joyce during the Euro 2016 games, and the experience was totally amazing. Bunches of sports fans (mostly men of course) would gather around the two TVs, enjoy their beers and food, and hang around with each other. Friendly atmosphere...More

1  Thank Sara S
Reviewed 12 October 2015

Food was not bad and reasonable price for Taksim. Good selection of beers but the main drawing point is that they show most big UK-oriented games. Two games can be watched at the same time (e.g. while I was there the 6 nations rugby was...More

Thank Adam C
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

It's a good place to visit if you are missing some beers or some classic Irish/British food after a while having kebap and Turkish food.

Thank AdrianSmithMcClane
Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

Amazing place to hangout for expats around the city of Istanbul. The drink costs are ok, and the food seems affordable as well.

Thank Tamim I
Reviewed 22 May 2015

If ur planning to go to a Pub. I recommend the James Joyce Irish Pub. with live Irish Music and well decorated. Dont miss it!

1  Thank Ma J
Reviewed 31 March 2014

The bar is always amazing. Sundays are my fav because there is an Irish group who are making some IRish music and they are amazing! Guinness is good, but I have had better, the staff is very helpful and energetic. The service is quick and...More

1  Thank brcozlm
Reviewed 10 March 2014 via mobile

Live music, good beer. Full of good people and lots of fun. After a week of rain and getting asked to come in places its nice to have a relaxing place to call home.

Thank ebrown16
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Sirkeci
  • Neighbourhood: Sirkeci
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