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407 Ormeau Road, Belfast BT7 3GP, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9020 1300
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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17:00 - 23:00All hours
French, European
$$ - $$$
407 Ormeau Road, Belfast BT7 3GP, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

L'Etoile was described to me as 'shabby chic'. Well the food was shabby and the surroundings certainly weren't chic. They sat us at the same table as another couple and then came the food. Tasteless and amateur is how I would describe it. To cap...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My brother and I plus our wives visited L'Etoile for what we were hoping to be a lovely night out as my wife and I were celebrating our 25th Wedding Anniversary, my brother and his wife had been many times before and we were really...More

Thank BlueWilz1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here the other evening for the first time in many years - since 2009 or so I think. We opted for the Early Bird menu. For starters I had the Eggs Florentine which was fine but not amazing (nice salad though) and my...More

Thank jimbtho
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate here recently after it look refurbished. Been a long time since we were here, so we had high expectations. Unfortunately they were unfounded. Its still as cramped and the food was very disappointing, best thing on the menu was the chicken liver pate -...More

1  Thank mary m
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

We go to this restaurant at least once a month, the menu is not extensive but everything on it is delicious and we've worked our way through it several times as we've been going for the past seven years. The atmosphere is relaxed, friendly, can...More

1  Thank small2564
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Best steak in Belfast, hands down! I shave been quite a few times now and the fillet steak is amazing - great quality meat and always cooked to perfection. The garlic potatoes are also to die for. Service is amazing and very reasonably priced, especially...More

1  Thank Helen B
Reviewed 16 May 2017

The main course was baked halibut. It was a very small piece, but tasty. It was accompanied by a few pieces of lettuce, cucumber halves and cherry tomatoes halves.

Thank irish1384
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Myself and my boyfriend went here on a Friday at 6.30 just as a little treat. It's quite a small restaurant but that adds to its character, the walls are covered in vintage and retro style Parisian postcards and paintings. Despite the time and the...More

Thank Nuala D
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

This place has not changed from it opened. The plus is that it is cheap and bring your own food ok but worry about how clean is this place. Even the same duty curtain is on the window from it opened. Cheap and a cheap...More

Thank castlewellan
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Booked table tonight for 7.00pm, we did not want starters but ordered main courses which arrived at 8.00pm. Very enjoyable, we then ordered desert & Irish coffee @ 8.45pm and felt rushed as staff told us they needed our table for 9.00pm. Not a good...More

1  Thank Rosemary W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 407 Ormeau Road, Belfast BT7 3GP, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9020 1300
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