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The Crown Liquor Saloon

) #35 of 833 Restaurants in Belfast €€ - €€€ Irish, , British
46 Great Victoria Street, Belfast BT2 7BA, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9024 3187
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Irish, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
46 Great Victoria Street, Belfast BT2 7BA, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed today

Took my daughter for a lovely Irish meal at the Crown. My bangers were delicious and they were very accommodating to serve peas with mine instead of onions! Everyone was courteous and the food was yummy!

Thank Scubachick59
Reviewed yesterday

An one of a kind great place. Not only a very good traditional Irish pub, with a plethora of beers, filled with people, in a convenient central location. All these you can find in a handful of other establishments throughout the city. But Crown is...More

Thank nikos_travel
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Popped in today for a pint in this, one of the city's most iconic bars. The Guinness is good, and the vibe is busy. Not ideal for bringing kids to, but only because it's so busy and you are not guaranteed to get one of...More

Thank Raymond M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Have been here before and raved about it. My friend and I came here for lunch today, first sandwich I asked for they did not have the ingredients for so I picked a different one, oh no they couldn't produce that either so had to...More

Thank Suzanne D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had some plum porter here it was delicious, very atmospheric place worth going here while waiting for a bus or train

Thank richard c
Reviewed 2 days ago

I was delighted with this beautiful place; I was waiting around for my travelling companion to finish a meeting and wandered in. It is fascinating to study and the very friendly staff printed me out a leaflet detailing its history, recommended to me Belfast Ale...More

Thank Orla F
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you're in Belfast and looking for a perfect bar, then look no further. This is one of the best bars in all of Belfast. Its full of history and character. It's one of the few bars in the world that I know of that...More

1  Thank MattScience
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our group of 5 adults went because of the proximity to our hotel and the reviews we had read on TripAdvisor. It was busy and we did not make prior reservations, but were quickly seated upstairs at a table right in front of the bar....More

Thank TravelinBev2013
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I had relatives staying in the fantastic Europa hotel and with only a few hours to kill before their flights we headed across the road to the Crown, everyone enjoyed the atmosphere and more importantly the pints..

Thank 1Daddycool
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Crown is one of the oldest bars in Belfast with amazing colourful decor. The alcohol is a little expensive but we'll worth the extra. Patrons can bath in the ambiance of detailed environment. Well worth a visit.

Thank Bernie D
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Questions & Answers
18 August 2017|
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Response from Kathy M | Reviewed this property |
we went on a sunday - they would not take reservations -- we waited by bar until snug became available -
5 July 2017|
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Response from CSG63 | Reviewed this property |
No but the Europa looks a good option straight across the road
9 May 2017|
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Response from General Manager A | Property representative |
Hi there, We open at 11:30am every day except Sundays where it is 12:30pm. Thanks for getting in touch. Andy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Great Victoria Street, Belfast BT2 7BA, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > Golden Mile
  • Neighbourhood: Golden Mile
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9024 3187
  • E-mail
You will find The Crown Liquor Saloon in Belfast within a short stroll of Europa Hotel, Grosvenor Road and Glengall Street - however, you won't find another like it.Step in to discover a traditional pub of unique character, revered for its eclectic range of real ales and its heartily classic pub food, which are served, as they should be, with a generous measure of famous Irish hospitality.The Crown Liquor Saloon is one of many rare gems in the Nicholson's collection of great pubs, reputed for their distinctive buildings, intriguing history and vibrant atmosphere.
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