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Ginger Bistro

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7-8 Hope Street | 7-8 Hope Street, BT12 5EE , Belfast, Northern Ireland, Belfast BT12 5EE, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9024 4421
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17:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Mon 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Thu - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Came here yesterday evening for a meal with friends and was blown away by the quality of food and the level of service we recieved. The soup was the best id ever tasted and the steak that followed again was the best. The atmosphere in the resturant was brilliant. We will be returning tonight and know we wont be disappointed.... More 

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Bangor, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Went for early evening meal and chose from the pre-theatre menu. There was a reasonable choice and I opted for the squid and dips followed by the thai seasoned chicken and coconut sauce. The starter was excellent, tender and light with flavoursome dips. The main dish was OK but lacked the kick I expected. The chicken was tender and the... More 

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Visited without a reservation for an early evening meal with a colleague while working away, we weren't hopeful of a table as it was Valentine's day but the lovely waitress managed to squeeze us in. Ordered seafood chowder and an amazing poached pear sweet. Now, I have had many, many seafood chowder in my time and this was among the... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Looking for a place to treat us for Valentine's we stumbled upon this gem. On arrival we were given multiple menus and we went for the normal dinner menu. I had the warm duck and mango salad, my friend had the mussels with chorizo (and a great tomato bread). He said these were the best mussels he ever had. For... More 

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Thank calapuno1981
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Despite being fully booked (and us not having a reservation) they managed to find us a lovely little table in the middle of the restaurant. The food was very tasty and reasonably priced. Service with a smile, left very happy 🍀

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Thank Therealjonnydouglas
Belfast, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Ginger is a beautiful restaurant.... their food is consistently good over the years. Their menu is innovative and always tastes fantastic. The wine and service are superb. Thanks, as always for a lovely day.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Ginger Bistro offers a high quality but informal dining experience. The food is consistently good and the staff seem able to offer a personal service even when very busy. Would recommend without hesitation.

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Thank Olly572014
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We visited a number of restaurants over the course of a weekend away and this was probably our favourite. The food was excellent and the service by Padraig was friendly without being over bearing. Perfect. When we visit Belfast again, we will return.

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Newry, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is a regular venue for my colleagues and I for lunch. I love the fish pie it is packed with chunks of fish, a real treat on a cold day. Staff are attentive and pleasant, I have not had a bad experience to date and have enjoyed this restaurant for years. Well worth a visit.

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Northumberland National Park, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had such a lovely meal this evening in this busy and very friendly bistro. The vegetarian menu is superb and so tasty. And the creme brulee was amazing. Thank you for a great meal

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Cuisine
Irish, European, British, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7-8 Hope Street | 7-8 Hope Street, BT12 5EE , Belfast, Northern Ireland, Belfast BT12 5EE, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > Golden Mile
  • Neighbourhood: Golden Mile
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9024 4421

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?