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Maggie Mays

Queen's Quarter
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2 Malone Road, Belfast BT9 5BN, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9066 8515
09:15 - 10:45
Open now
All hours
Sun 09:00 - 10:45
Mon - Fri 08:00 - 21:45
Sat 09:15 - 10:45
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I fancied a nice baked potato for lunch, looked up the menu and they had a good range of choice. I ordered a spud with vegetable chilli promised (seasonal vegetables with tomatoes : kidney beans : garlic : peppers : chillies ) with cheese. I got a large potato but which was still hard and what I would describe as... More 

Thank k321009
Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have been to Maggie Mays many times before and have always had an enjoyable experience and amazing food! Staff are friendly and relaxed and service is quick - can't wait to come back for more pancakes!

Thank EimearOBrien
London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

When coming to Belfast couple years back stayed in this part of town and used this cafe everyday. So coming back over with the girlfriend this weekend even though staying the other side of town had to show her the delights of this traditional Irish cafe with great hospitality. Glad to say nothing has changed and was just as I... More 

Thank Terran01
London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the bumper fry here and it was AMAZING - totally hits the spot if what you're looking for is a big fry up. Very generous portions and all the elements were tasty. We were particularly amused by the vast selection of carbohydrates on the place - from a pancake to a big pile of chips, the bumper breakfast had... More 

Thank 320jessica
Brisbane, Australia
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited this restaurant twice within the past month .... having not been there in 3+ years. As I student in the nineties & noughties ..... we had many a good feed in Maggie Mays Botanic avenue .... great menu ... fair price ... home away from home for many a student ... granted sometimes the meal was not... More 

1 Thank saszi
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best food ever in Ireland.... the food is served with Irish soul and friendliness. Typical Irish .. great moments we spent there

1 Thank Imad M
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good atmosphere, good food, good for the budget. A little busy when we went, but plenty of other places in the area if there isn't room for ya!

Thank Jason F
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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259 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for breakfast, good service and ample amount of food. Lots of choice on menu and you can make your own combination up. Fair price for a good breakfast.

Thank awayalottoomuch
Limavady, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent. Good food and friendly staff. Clean and tidy. Go there if you're in Belfast and are feeling slightly delicate!

Thank guTWorm68
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58 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we had a nice supper here, the food was quite good and not at all expensive. The milkshakes on the other hand were marvellous. And Tasty. And large ..

Thank erik p

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Irish, Cafe, British
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
09:00 - 10:45
08:00 - 21:45
08:00 - 21:45
08:00 - 21:45
08:00 - 21:45
08:00 - 21:45
09:15 - 10:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Malone Road, Belfast BT9 5BN, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > Queen's Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: Queen's Quarter
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9066 8515
As one of the most popular eateries in Belfast, Maggie Mays serves the best home cooking in the Belfast area. Its situated at Botanic Avenue and also at Stranmillis which draws in families, students and business people.

Its popularity indicates the quality of food, service and value. Maggie Mays offers a large menu from early morning breakfasts, fantastic lunches
as well as a dinner menu. While having an evening meal you can also bring your own alcoholic beverage.

Its also the ideal place for a quick coffee/tea with a delicious dessert menu.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?