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James Joyce

Lungarno B. Cellini, 1r, Florence, Italy
+39 055 681 2829
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Became a regular

This became the night spot for a drink after enjoying downtown Florence and before heading back to... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2018
Christina J
Relaxing...comfortable....

Just what an Irish pub should be....it gets a little rowdy later int he evening but that is what... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2015
Mikeleb1959
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Glens Falls, New York
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A pleasant, laid-back pub sitting on the banks of the Arno river.
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good55%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
23 Jan 2018
“Became a regular”
13 May 2015
“Relaxing...comfortable....”
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Lungarno B. Cellini, 1r, Florence, Italy
Piazzale Michelangelo
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+39 055 681 2829
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

This became the night spot for a drink after enjoying downtown Florence and before heading back to home spot. It was a fun spot to stop at.

Thank Christina J
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Reviewed 13 May 2015

Just what an Irish pub should be....it gets a little rowdy later int he evening but that is what gives it character and accounts for the trash laying about. People are basically pigs but I don't blame the staff for it.

Thank Mikeleb1959
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Reviewed 31 March 2015

We were staying in a nearby hotel and because we were a little outside the centre of Florence and wanted somewhere nearby for a quiet drink we thought we'd give this a try. What a mistake! The place is absolutely filthy, dark and very unappealing....More

Thank Red-Devil07
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Reviewed 27 September 2014 via mobile

As i waited for a family member gad beer. Lorenzo was friendly and shiwed greater custmer service. Nice place to meet friends for a drink and conversation.

1  Thank Denis C
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Reviewed 4 April 2014

The place is histoical to Florence having been around longer then most other pubs. Having said this, for the rest it's pretty unhospitable and very VERY filthy, the waiters are rude and unpolite in the best case because andusually it is kind of hard to...More

2  Thank ItaloAmerican73
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Reviewed 25 September 2008

James Joyce is a very laid back, spacious environment to get a drink. Instead of bursting at the seems witrh tourists and the men who prey on them, it is a fun, friendly place with a very chill attitude. Its by the river which means...More

Thank GirlInFlorence
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Piazzale Michelangelo
Just outside the ancient walls of Florence, Viale
Michelangiolo starts. It is a winding road rimmed by
wonderful poplars and holm oaks. The long ascent opens
up to the most beautiful and famous panoramic
viewpoint of Florence: Piazzale Michelangelo, where an
elevated terrace offers visitors an incomparable and
breathtaking view of the entire city from above.
During good weather, Piazzale Michelangelo provides
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