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The Kitchen Bar

€€ - €€€Irish, , British
1 Victoria Square, Belfast BT1 4QG, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9024 5268
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“chicken goujons” (17 reviews)
“irish stew” (15 reviews)
“soda bread” (8 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1 Victoria Square, Belfast BT1 4QG, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 451 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a dump. Filthy toilets and food that wasn't fit for human consumption. Went here on Saturday night and ordered the pie of the day with champ and veggies. Pie came OMG. Love champ no sign of champ but watery mashed potatoes. The veggies were...More

Thank spygrub
Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth the money, great uncomplicated menu, quick service. Lovely & friendly staff. Food tasty and plentiful. Lovely decor, bang on location. What's not to like.

Thank Jackie W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After being to The Waterfront Theatre we called into the Kitchen Bar as we approached all the seats outside were taken.... 22:30 pm in October such a mild evening it could have been summer. ...once inside we easily got a seat ....we stayed for a...More

Thank William m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

6 of us for meal, great food and plenty of it. Good service and very pleasant staff. Live music as well.

Thank Lynne977
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sunday lunch menu was presented, it reads £13 for two courses and £15 for three. The service turned out to be very slow indeed so my wife and I decided on two courses as we simply didn't wish to wait an extra half hour for...More

Thank David J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Has a very Nasty server. We were next door at a pub and decided to go here for dinner. There were 11 of us. Half the party went in first while the rest finished our pints. When we went to join our group we walked...More

Thank tamararules
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Across the street from Bittles bar, which did not serve food, so after a long day of travel we end up here. The fish and chips were over fried and hard. My husbands pizza was bland. The portions were large but overall the food was...More

Thank prisspooh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our B & B host recommended this restaurant to us as his #1 suggestion. We told him we wanted to hear live Irish music and eat dinner at the same time. (Several pubs have musicians but don't serve a full dinner.) We were very pleased...More

Thank cocoanutty
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You get greeted by smiling staff. The bar gets 5 stars for the ambiance and the staff but only 4 for the food: the fish and chips were too greasy. However, the Irish stew was passable. It's aplace you should stop by in Belfast, in...More

Thank Mirella Menglid... M
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

The food isn't bad and neither are the drinks. However the fish n' chips were terrible. Really, they're bad. It's a good place to get a quick bite to eat since the wait wasn't that long.

Thank andybanuelos
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Mandy E
30 May 2017|
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Response from Karzow | Reviewed this property |
Yes I would as it a very popular bar/restaurant.
15 October 2016|
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Response from Steve_Zodiac_XL5 | Reviewed this property |
It dosen't look like the sort of place suitable for people with food allergies or intolerances, but I may be wrong.
catherine s
3 November 2015|
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Response from Kate G | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Victoria Square, Belfast BT1 4QG, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9024 5268
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