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Cables Bar

€€ - €€€, International, British
4 Lanyon Place | Hilton Belfast Hotel, Belfast BT1 3LP, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9027 7000
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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“meringue” (2 reviews)
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Bar, International, British
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
4 Lanyon Place | Hilton Belfast Hotel, Belfast BT1 3LP, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good service but overpriced average food, you would expect a lot more in a chain like the Hilton. Drink also expensive

Thank EJ184
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is ideal for those staying at the hotel and those near the Belfast Central railway station but it lacks the true Irish ambience and decor. Good food, service and choice of wines and beers though.

Thank GRAHAM C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Poor and slow service, staff that do not know how to smile and a service charge added on to individual bills! Service charge should be per table! I wouldn’t have minded paying for it if the service and food was worth it. Poor excuse of...More

3  Thank Khloe C
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Cables bar food was good. Service was ok due to only having 1 waiter during lunch hour. But when the bill came, and service charge of 10% was added on an individual bill without any explanation from the employee who took the payment. It was...More

Thank Littlebeebies
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Very swift visit during work travel and I was gutted I had to leave as soon as I did to catch a - delayed - flight! Anyway, I saw lemon tart on the menu and was adamant I must reserve space for it. My main...More

Thank Natalia M
Reviewed 11 April 2018

We had an evening meal in the bar which was OK. Basic menu.Service slow (but servers were very pleasant). Lack of atmosphere in general. There was a performer singing (loudly) early on in the evening but he disappeared by 8pm.More

Thank Rosie E
Mark W, General Manager at Cables Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Dear Rosie E Thank you for your review and for choosing to dine in our Cables Bar. I am pleased to note an overall enjoyable experience. I am sorry there was a delay in your service, this is certainly not indicative of the usual level...More

Reviewed 31 March 2018

Ate in here as we were staying in the Hilton of which this is a part of. Typical bar food, burgers, pizza, fish, etc. All seemed very nice, no complaints. Service very good, found the lighting a bit low and had some difficulty reading the...More

Thank Paul M
Mark W, General Manager at Cables Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Dear Paul M Thank you for posting a five star review following your recent visit to our Cables bar. We were delighted to welcome you as our guest and I am thrilled that you enjoyed your dining experience. Thank you for your feedback on our...More

Reviewed 7 February 2018

We visited before an event in the SSE Arena - we were guests at the hotel both took the haddock and chips and it was exceptionally good - dry crisp fish, perfectly cooked chips and mushy peas and tartar sauce was exactly the right stomach...More

Thank trevorpatt
Mark W, General Manager at Cables Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Dear trevorpatt Thank you for sharing a review following your recent stay with us to attend an event at SSE Arena. I am delighted that you enjoyed your meal in our cables bar. Our Head Chef and his team work hard to ensure our guests...More

Reviewed 1 January 2018

We ate here out of convenience on our first night at the Hilton after arriving from the airport. It was a good choice as the food was good - we both had burgers, which were nice - and the prices for food and drink were...More

Thank George M
Mark W, General Manager at Cables Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Dear George M Thank you for sharing a review following your visit to our Cables bar. I am so pleased to read that you felt there was plenty of options on our menu and you enjoyed your dining experience. We hope we can welcome you...More

Reviewed 26 October 2017

My brother and I called in to this "hotel" bar after an evening out at a show (next door in the Waterfront hall). for a couple of drinks. Compact to say the least. We had been lucky to have got a table for 2 prior...More

Thank William G
Mark W, General Manager at Cables Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Dear William G Thank you for sharing a review following your recent visit to our hotel after attending a show in the Waterfront Hall. I am sorry you were unhappy with your experience in our bar. Our Cables bar can get quite busy and our...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Lanyon Place | Hilton Belfast Hotel, Belfast BT1 3LP, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > Golden Mile
  • Neighbourhood: Golden Mile
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9027 7000
  • This restaurant is at Hilton Belfast
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