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The Kitchen Bar

1 Victoria Square, Belfast BT1 4QG, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9024 5268
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (27 reviews)
“irish stew” (15 reviews)
“gammon” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Victoria Square, Belfast BT1 4QG, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

food was nice, average pub grub. But if I had visited the toilets before I ate I would have left without ordering. Toilets are absolutely filthy, when I opened the door to a small foyer separating the ladies and gents the stench was horrible. A...More

Thank Aoife444
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I had lunch here while out shopping and the service was good the food was tasty and plentiful it wasn't too expensive until they tried to charge us the wrong menu price but overall it was very enjoyable and we have been...More

Thank Karenkoi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great pub/food place to go in Victoria Square Belfast. We had drinks and cocktails and the food was amazing if your looking for good hearty food. We visit the Kitchen every time we are in Belfast.

Thank Gerard M
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Both myself my and partner went into the kitchen bar for food on Sat 9 Dec. we were told they didn't start serving to 12noon which was grand. our order was taken, Turkey and ham and a fish and chip. We were the first two...More

3  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Called in to the Kitchen Bar with friends for a meet up before Christmas. The lunchtime menu was varied and the four different dishes ordered were all excellent. The staff were both friendly and helpful. Would recommend a visit and will be back again.

Thank Portnooseamus
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Trying to be all things to all people - traditional bar - sports bar - restaurant - live music venue - all at the same time!!! Needs a separation between restaurant and bar - too may screens showing football even in restaurant part. Wonderful singer...More

Thank hergeEurope
Reviewed 25 November 2017

We went to have dinner there because we read in our guidebook that there usually is live music and you get good food at decent prices. Well, the restaurant was very crowded and notoriously noisy, the music was hard to listen to and not very...More

Thank handreu
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Called in after shopping in Victoria Square for lunch. Was first couple seated and had our order taken by a pleasant waitress. After 35 minutes with everyone around us being served and no sign of our food we got up to leave. Regrettably after being...More

1  Thank Runner55
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Stopped in for a spot of lunch as we were close to Victoria Square. I thought the staff were very friendly and the service was very good. The food was very reasonably prices and the standard was good. I had the burger and chips which...More

Thank trentysarmy
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Called here to eat before The Killers concert. I ordered salmon with potatoes and ratatouille and my friend ordered carbonara. I have eaten here many times but we waited ages for the food and although my salmon was beautifully done, I was disappointed with the...More

Thank travelled-annie
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Mandy E
31 May 2017|
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Response from Karzow | Reviewed this property |
Yes I would as it a very popular bar/restaurant.
16 October 2016|
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Response from Steve_Zodiac_XL5 | Reviewed this property |
It dosen't look like the sort of place suitable for people with food allergies or intolerances, but I may be wrong.
catherine s
3 November 2015|
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Response from Kate G | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Victoria Square, Belfast BT1 4QG, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9024 5268
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