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The Cardan Bar and Grill

) #9 of 77 Restaurants in Lisburn $$ - $$$ , British,
41 Railway Street, Lisburn BT28 1XP, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9267 8065
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
41 Railway Street, Lisburn BT28 1XP, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Cardan is a modern, stylish bar/restaurant. The recent refurbishment complements it really well. Good menu, plenty of selection and the two courses for £16 is great value as this also includes wine or beer. However the service wasn't up to scratch. The waitress actually...More

Thank TravelEnthusisast201
Jon P, Owner at The Cardan Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to review your visit. Whilst I can't really comment on the over-friendly service without specific details of date and time of visit, we do agree that getting the balance is important and I could hazard a guess at who you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there on Saturday as a group of 5 and had a lovely meal there. The menu gave a good choice and they also had some interesting specials. Our waitress Lisa was really lovely. She was very friendly and made the evening for us....More

Thank CaroleH2012
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had family over from London last weekend and took them to Cardan, everyone thoroughly enjoyed their meal and our waitress Lisa was outstanding, really pleasant attentive and helpful, will definitely be back.

1  Thank Roberta D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always good food in here. Service not always the quickest but a drink whilst you are waiting will pass the time. Menu is varied, gluten free options available. All in all well worth a visit.

Thank lorna100835
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have visited The Cardan a few times and alway found it to be reasonably priced and the food good. The decor and ambience is very modern which helps the experience. Great place and would recommend a visit.

Thank charlesshaw308
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I called in on thursday past for date night. We had starters, mains and cheeseboard, and have to say really enjoyed every bite. Also pleasantly pleased at price, it was 2 courses for £16. We will be definately be returning, thanks for...More

Thank Geordy2005
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Always call in on date night once a month after 41 yrs of marriage either for food or drinks dissapointed tonight had vouchers for another restaurant and headed up as usual to the Cardan to be told NO Chardonnay after me telling my hubby oh...More

Thank jimjacs
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch had the salted chilli squid which was perfect nice and tender not rubbery the main was chicken goujons and hand cut chips again cooked perfect I would highly recommend

Thank William L
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

I took my wife to the Cardan for our 38th wedding anniversary and she ordered the mussels in white sauce and when they arrived she was surprised to see that some of them were not cooked and the sauce was cold. The waitress was informed...More

2  Thank Dougie D
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Great value for money and plenty of choice including a decent vegetarian and gluten free menu. Our waitress was more than helpful and the whole evening was very relaxing.

Thank lois67wilson
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Nearby Attractions
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.38 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 01:30
10:30 - 01:30
10:30 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Railway Street, Lisburn BT28 1XP, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Lisburn
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9267 8065
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