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White's Tavern

2-4 Winecellar Entry | 2 High Street, Belfast BT1 1QN, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9024 3080
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One of my favourite pubs

When I worked in downtown Belfast over 40 years ago, this was my favourite lunch spot. Sitting by... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Fred G
,
Milton, Canada
warm and welcoming

I visited on a cold day in November to meet friends for lunch. The open fire was lovely, great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
taramarie2016
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“oldest pub” (10 reviews)
“lasagne” (4 reviews)
“irish stew” (8 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 - 23:00
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2-4 Winecellar Entry | 2 High Street, Belfast BT1 1QN, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 9024 3080
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1 - 10 of 162 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

When I worked in downtown Belfast over 40 years ago, this was my favourite lunch spot. Sitting by the fire, with a pint of Guinness and a bowl of stew, was a great way to spend an hour. My wife and I dropped in for...More

Thank Fred G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited on a cold day in November to meet friends for lunch. The open fire was lovely, great coffee and a very helpful and friendly staff on hand to serve a lovely lunch for everyone.Great irish stew,spicy pumpkin soup and a very good freshly...More

Thank taramarie2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us went here for a mid-afternoon snack. The ladies had amazing hot chocolate with a 'kick' plus home made scones. I had a pint of local beer. The staff were very attentive and gave us a rundown on local places of 'pub' interest....More

Thank Douglas B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When I heard about White's Tavern I knew I had to visit what is purported to be the oldest in Belfast. I also figured it would be packed with tourists. Wrong! I arrived at about 5:30 in the evening and there were maybe a dozen...More

Thank backpacker31
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch as it was raining. The pub was busy enough and we felt a bit wary of bringing children in. Amazing food and nothing to be worried about.. our waitress Emma printed colouring pages of the kids fav characters and let them colour...More

Thank tommy098mck
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have attended twice in the previous month with my girlfriend. First visit after quite a few years away and had forgotten what a wonderful spot it really is. All the staff were very friendly and very attentive. First occasion I tried the chicken burger, second...More

Thank markru1988
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We visited this Tavern after a long day of sightseeing. It's a treasure located down a tiny alleyway. We planned only to stay for a long but after seeing plates of delicious looking and smelling food go by We decided to stay for supper. We...More

Thank Ed R
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Whites Tavern is one of several "oldest bars in Belfast" but should not be overlooked if looking for an authentic 'old Belfast' pub. The pub is down an alley - easy to miss. On first entering, Whites is dark compared to daylight outside. I often...More

Thank Philip S
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Nice pub up an alley ( as a few of the best bars are ) great pint of Guinness and the food looks ok too, nice and cool, although a little dark, perfect for a hot day

Thank zarky
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

This claims to be the oldest bar in Belfast and is probably worth visiting if you are interested in the history. We found it an ok bar with high pricing but probably average in the area.it was probably better than average as a bar but...More

1  Thank grumpystumps
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