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The Allotment Bistro Restaurant

) #73 of 827 Restaurants in Belfast €€ - €€€ European, British, Irish
48 Upper Queen Street, Belfast BT1 6FD, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9023 3949
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“steak” (32 reviews)
“moussaka” (3 reviews)
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European, British, Irish, Grill, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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48 Upper Queen Street, Belfast BT1 6FD, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 268 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Found this restaurant very dark and lacking atmosphere. Food was also very average. Was expecting much better.

Thank davy128
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dined in The Allotment last night for the first time and it definitelty won't be the last. Went with a party of 12 and a great night's craic was had by all, a special word of thanks goes to Michael who was just great, if...More

1  Thank BelfastHammy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dined here for lunch and it was a welcome break from the conference the staff were very friendly and the food was excellent and very good value for money.

1  Thank RedBossie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed a very tasty light lunch at this restaurant, whose interesting menu and pleasant ambience and decor bely its fairly modest appearance from the street, The menu says the place prides itself on using fresh, local produce and from our limited sample we are definitely...More

1  Thank JElliot32
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for a great meal (especially on Thursday evenings when there is a steak discount) look no further than here. Do not be put off by your first impressions with a glance through the window, this is a fantastic eatery. Alex is...More

2  Thank howardcllm
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Oh my goodness! Wow! We have been to The Allotment a few times and every time it has been beautiful. But tonight 6 of us went for our friends birthday and Alex had kindly pre-arranged (on request) a Greek menu for us. It was perfect,...More

2  Thank Irish36
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

With 2 friends, had squid for stater, well cooked tender and good presentation . Main courses of steak, duck and chicken, all perfectly cooked, well seasoned and accompanied with imaginative vegetables. Very reasonably priced, no room for puds. No licence so take your own if...More

1  Thank dwearden
Reviewed 2 April 2017

we were looking for a byo restaurant in belfast city centre and we found this place and we are very glad we did the food was amazing and the two waitresses are a credit to this place we will definitely be back.

2  Thank ulsterelks
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Ate there last night. Really central in town. Food was excellent. I am veggie and chef offered to make me loads of alternatives to what was on menu. I went with goats cheese tart....nicest I ever had! Waitress was so lovely and chef came out...More

2  Thank N00nu
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

An excellent place for a veggie big breakfast. Everything freshly cooked and tasty. Not greasy! Good selection for non veggie too. Friendly attentive staff

1  Thank Caroline B
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Questions & Answers
Carla M
9 April 2017|
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Response from Ali N | Property representative |
Hi Yes We Open For Breakfast from (9:am)
Mary M
20 February 2017|
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Response from alinassar | Property representative |
Hi There we close usually by 11:30
maureen G
14 May 2015|
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Response from Ali N | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. 48 Upper Queen Street, Belfast, Northern Ireland 02890 233949
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 22:30
07:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Upper Queen Street, Belfast BT1 6FD, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9023 3949
  • E-mail
The Allotment Bistro serves only local fresh produce which is absolutely delicious even if i say so myself. We offer great service with a to do attitude in the restaurant and kitchen. A 5 star hygiene rating from the lovely people at the city council. Value for money menu not overpriced .Some times i think underpriced! Please try us we are a small friendly restaurant who's essence is flavour and fresh! Thanks for taking the time to read
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