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French Village Botanic

99 Botanic Avenue, Belfast BT7 1JN, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9029 7999
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (17 reviews)
“sandwiches” (21 reviews)
Opens in 23 min
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European, British, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
99 Botanic Avenue, Belfast BT7 1JN, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Highly recommend for their excellent cakes and the coffee is good too. The banoffee is a real treat.

Thank hakfort
Reviewed 2 days ago

It was my first visit to what appears to be a popular stopping point. We stopped for brunch before heading into town for the cinema. Queue was quite long and we had to wait for sometime as the restaurant is quite small. The food was...More

Thank MKane2001
Reviewed 4 days ago

Was in here today for a quick bite to eat! It was me and my dads first time here too. It was so yummy. I got Apple and cinnamon pancakes with maple syrup to pour all over. The pancakes were so yummy and full of...More

Thank T5562SWsam
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent service - seated quickly and staff were attentive. Ordered the bang bang chicken - very tasty and filling. Sweet potato fries also very good. Have eaten dessert on other occasions - sticky toffee pudding is excellent and salted caramel brownie is brilliant. Would definitely...More

Thank Ryan J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited French Village for the first time today for breakfast. It is a very small place with not many chairs or tables so this meant that we spent 20+ minutes waiting on a table in the first place. I have to say that our food...More

Thank Kevz19
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch here last Saturday after watching a movie at the nearby QFT. The setting was lovely and the lunch menu was extensive with a huge selection of sandwiches. Staff were all very friendly and efficient. We just shared some chicken wings and a...More

Thank victoria_jamison
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had breakfast two days in a row because the service and food were so amazing. Don't miss this if you are in the University neighborhood. Eat before 10:00 AM because classes let out then and the restaurant can get jammed.

Thank 727marciab
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i had brekfast and lunch there for few times realy tasty and afordable , good service and nice place

Thank Missan J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Possibly could be viewed as a bit expensive but portion sizes are pretty decent and it is in Belfast...been here a few times, nice place :)

Thank NicoleNornIron
FrenchVillageBelfast, Manager at French Village Botanic, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there thank you very much for taking the time to write such a lovely review, we appreciate your feedback and your custom, and we are happy to hear you enjoyed our red velvet ! Hope to see you again soon. Cara

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just went for a bit of breakfast after returning from dropping my son to airport to start uni. Called in as highly recommended so I wanted to treat my son's friends as we were feeling pretty low. We had a wait a good few minutes...More

Thank TasteBuds12
FrenchVillageBelfast, Manager at French Village Botanic, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there , thank you for taking the time to write a review, we appreciate all feedback. We are disappointed to hear your experience wasn't great. We will address this issue regarding vegan options, we are normally praised on our menu accommodations for all preferences,...More

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shanon w
31 January 2017|
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Response from Terry K | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but they do have gluten free food.
shanon w
23 September 2016|
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Response from FrenchVillageBelfast | Property representative |
Yes Shanon we have gluten free options on our menu ranging from bang bang chicken to gluten free toasted sandwiches, soup & salads. If you ask a member of staff on arrival they will guide you in the right direction. Thanks... More
Kerry H
22 July 2016|
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Response from MackyD36 | Reviewed this property |
If required, your can bring your own alcohol. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 18:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Botanic Avenue, Belfast BT7 1JN, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9029 7999
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