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The Washington bar & restaurant

€€ - €€€, European, British
21 Howard Street, Belfast BT1 6NB, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9032 3313
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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Closes in 12 min
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Bar, European, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
21 Howard Street, Belfast BT1 6NB, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I am visiting Belfast with a Canadian friend. Last night we had a few drinks in the Washington and stayed to the end - a few minutes after last orders were called a bouncer came over and told us to take our drinks downstairs. We...More

Thank OldMiserableBastard
Reviewed 1 week ago

I decided to try the bbq pulled pork burger the presentation was good and it tasted mouthwatering. The service was very efficient and the staff was friendly and welcoming. All in all, I would recommend this place for family and friends for good wholesome at...More

Thank gracenalumu89
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here for a few drinks passing through Belfast, they were very nice and along with the polite staff and calm atmosphere we had an overall good experience

Thank Emma M
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Visited this bar one Saturday afternoon, and sadly only had time for a couple of drinks, but, would have loved to stay till closing. Great atmosphere and decor and great service by the bar staff. Will visit again

Thank grumpystumps
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

This is my 2nd time here. On both occasions with work, on both occasions I felt let down. There was a group of approx 12 and they got 11/12 meals out to the group. Mine of course failed to arrive. The staff acknowledged this and...More

Thank Niall Q
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Fantastic staff!! My husband surprised me for my anniversary and had booked here after a visit to lunns for dinner The staff came out with a huge bunch of flowers that my husband had sent them to for to give to me. We had dinner...More

Thank Meldoll
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Apart from the place being empty when I asked for Bushmills whisky it's served in a half pint tumbler - apparently according to staff that's the only glass they have for shorts ....

Thank David S
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Group of four had lunch yesterday. Got seated straight away, nice buzz in the restaurant. Two of us had the chilli chicken specials, one had steak and the other soup. No complaints £50 for food and a nonalcoholic drink each.

Thank marnic1974
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

So we went here for a late lunch and the chicken goujons were lovely Really fresh and tasty Drinks were good We ended up back here at night There was no live music on which was a bit disappointing but they did have a disco...More

Thank edayhouse
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We visited for a few drinks after dinner. Comfortable seating, friendly atmosphere, pleasant and efficient staff. Even though we were quite a bit older than the majority, we still enjoyed ourselves.

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Response from Anne N | Reviewed this property |
I've never been on a Sunday
27 July 2015|
Response from Peter B | Reviewed this property |
You won't find it on the Trip Adviser site, but if you type Washington Bar & Restaurant + Belfast into Google's search bar, several sites will come up; you want the second one down which says Home at the end, then their... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Howard Street, Belfast BT1 6NB, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > Golden Mile
  • Neighbourhood: Golden Mile
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9032 3313
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