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Alans Causeway Cafe

22-32 Donegall Road, Belfast BT12 5JN, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9032 8292
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“ulster fry” (14 reviews)
“french toast” (3 reviews)
“fry ups” (2 reviews)
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Irish, Cafe, British, International, Vegan Options
22-32 Donegall Road, Belfast BT12 5JN, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unbelievably good cafe, selling a day in of event foods. I had an Ulster Fry, Tea, and Orange Juice, all for nder £6.

Thank barca72scotland
Reviewed 19 April 2017

They have a good variety of food, well made and presented. Prices are accessible and you have access to free internet

Thank Niva10
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Popped in this place when staying at the youth hostel next door. The Belfast Ulster breakfast was excellent. Under a fiver too.

Thank Billy M
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Fantastic breakfast, would highly recommend 😀 The cafe was clean, the food was amazing quality and very reasonably priced - probably the best breakfast I have had 😀

Thank Annie271167
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We went here on a Sunday at noon for breakfast. Its a no frills, self service cafe but wow what a feed you get, tasty, not greasy and massive portions. I would highly recommend! Great value for money. Mega Breakfast for under £7! Will be...More

Thank mazz1974
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Found this place on the Internet. We were staying at the Holiday Inn but their Breakfast looked like it ha been sat there for a week. 5 minutes up the road was the cafe. The Ulster Fry was just what we needed before a day...More

Thank Mountain_Peak007
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We found this cafe one morning on trip adviser as it was the fourth best in Belfast we decided to give it a try! My boyfriend had the mega fry which he thought was delicious it was huge and he had two rounds of toast...More

Thank Colleen W
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Our last day in Belfast and we wanted a great breakfast to see it out. Causeway Cafe is a very relaxed environment, very similar to a college refectory. We ordered our breakfasts (both got a Belfast Fry) and they were brought to our table with...More

1  Thank Lonepinksock
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Very nice cafe, good teas and coffees. Meager bowls of cereal. However, why have cereal when you can have one of their wonderful Ulster Frys? Well cooked good quality tasty sausages, beans, bacon and breads; just thinking about it makes me want to go back...More

1  Thank John M
zaria123, Owner at Alans Causeway Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2016

Dear John M Thankyou for taking the time to review our cafe. I am delighted you enjoyed your cooked breakfast and would love to see you back again. With regards to the meagre bowls of cereal, all our cereal is weighed out at sixty grams....More

Reviewed 13 November 2016

Came here for coffee a while ago.Despite the fact that I did enjoy my 2 beverages, I particularly came here to relax and surf on my laptop. I noted that the baristas weren't very friendly and didn't smile alot. They were the type of staff...More

1  Thank Steve Y
zaria123, Owner at Alans Causeway Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2016

Dear Steve Y Thank you for taking the time ton review my cafe. My name is Alan and I am the owner and. Chef of the business. I was very disappointed to read your review, as the experience you described is very at odd with...More

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:55 - 14:00
07:55 - 14:00
07:55 - 14:00
07:55 - 14:00
07:55 - 14:00
07:55 - 14:00
07:55 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22-32 Donegall Road, Belfast BT12 5JN, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9032 8292
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2015 - Recently named No.4 (Out of 18 Brilliant Breakfasts in Belfast), in an independent mystery shop. 2015 - OPEN ALL OVER 12TH JULY HOLIDAYS WITH EXTENDED HOURS TO 4PM ON 13TH & 14TH We are Belfast's only exclusively Breakfast and Brunch Restaurant. Offering a huge menu, all at budget prices, of local Northern Irish Fayre, as well as dishes from all around the world. We also hold 5 Stars from Belfast City Council Food & Hygiene. The Causeway Cafe offers the highest levels of food, freshly cooked to order, at budget prices. Our best seller is our 10 Piece Ulster Fry at only £4.95 With a Free Tea or Coffee. Opened in 2005, we regularly update our menu with daily specials, and improve our offering with new dishes and ideas. Whether its a simple coffee or tea, with a caramel square or brownie, or a full breakfast / brunch, we are sure to have something on out menu to suit. From Belfasy Frys, vegetarian, gluten free, pancakes, soda bread, porridge, lots of tea flavours, hot chocolates, cappuccinos, lattes. Mochas, espressos.... Out menu of Hot Drinks, Soft Drinks, Hot and Cold Food is huge. Why not pop in and have a look.
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