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James Street South

James Street South | BT2 7GA, Belfast BT2 7GA, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9043 4310
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crab lasagne” (24 reviews)
“tasting menu” (55 reviews)
“rabbit” (12 reviews)
Closed
5:30 PM - 9:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Irish, European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
James Street South | BT2 7GA, Belfast BT2 7GA, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 927 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice place, good location. Four of us ate here, two shared a chateaubriand - was cooked to perfection, that was the best choice. Unfortunately myself and the other colleague had Sirloin.....cooked OK, however very fatty....we regretted the choice. Instead of having dessert, they offered dessert...More

Thank Graeme G
Reviewed 3 days ago

Decor simple but just as should be, staff excellent, overall lovely experience and would highly recommend.

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Thank Paul T
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our table of four shared bites of everything. There wasn’t an item I didn’t love. Try the ox tongue. Seriously. So good. Cocktails were great. Service was awesome.

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Thank jenlfortin
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went to James Street South for dinner on a Saturday night, having read great things. And it certainly did not disappoint. Unable to make a decision between such mouthwatering options, we went for the taking menu with wine matching. Every course was an absolute...More

Thank FoodieSELondon
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff were very friendly and attentive. The food was delicious - we had the pre-theatre menu, which provided a great variety in the small number of dishes. The setting was very well designed and the ambiance was very relaxed and enjoyable. There will definitely...More

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Thank fkeegan003
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thoroughly enjoyed the taster menu with wines, great produce, well cooked and beautifully presented. The restaurant had a relaxed feeling with just enough buzz. Attentive staff.

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Thank Sara B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I went to James Street South to celebrate our golden wedding anniversary. On arrival we were greeted with a glass of prosseco and an anniversary card. The meal that followed was flawless as was the service.

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Thank Robert F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We returned to James St South restaurant for our anniversary this year as we enjoyed it so much last year, the year previous to that we dined at a certain Michelin starred establishment which was a huge disappointment. This year again we had a fabulous...More

Thank KTMNorthernIreland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything from the food to the wine to the service was incredible! I’m already thinking about when I can visit next!

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Thank Claire C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Limited range of deserts on Sat night. All cream based. Only disappointing aspect of an otherwise great meal.

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Thank Owen R
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Questions & Answers
KazzaCarrickfergus
9 July 2017|
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Response from JamesStSouth1 | Property representative |
Hi K only a few minutes walk
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RobSBTFC
3 March 2017|
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Response from JamesStSouth1 | Property representative |
Hi No there is no dress code at James Street South.
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louise c
29 November 2016|
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Response from Managerjss | Property representative |
Hello, We will be finalising our Tasting Menu for New Year's Eve this weekend. Please check our website as it will be posted as soon as it is finalised. Thank you. Amy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$24 - US$99
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: James Street South | BT2 7GA, Belfast BT2 7GA, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9043 4310
  • E-mail
Description
City Centre Restaurant with Cookery School. Using the best of Northern Irish produce for a seasonal menu. Pre theatre Mon-Fri £21.50, A La Carte and Tasting Menu always available. Now with Private Dining Room and The Bar and Grill, a more casual dining option located next door. Our other restaurants are The Bar & Grill at James Street South, Hadskis and Cast & Crew.
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