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The Washington bar & restaurant

21 Howard Street, Belfast BT1 6NB, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9032 3313
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“soup” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, European, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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21 Howard Street, Belfast BT1 6NB, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 305 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a drink and decided to see if we could get a table upstairs for a meal. Food really good and reasonably priced. Lovely decor upstairs in the restaurant and friendly and efficient staff. For 2 starters, 2 mains and 2 drinks it...More

Thank Teri S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recently had a night out here, just okay I would say, lots of better places in Belfast, staff rude, and a nightmare to get a drink

Thank Tugboat_11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Tuesday afternoon for lunch. Starters were ok. Main course sirloin steak for my wife and surf n turf for myself. Both were chewy and quite tasteless. The chef was drinking pints behind the servery. Won’t go back.

Thank Lawrence B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called here last wed with my other half...had a drink and a bite to eat...id the chilli chicken flat bread and it was gorgeous...well worth a visit. Atmosphere is good and the staff are very friendly

1  Thank natasha b
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Terrible food, a curry a that tasted like coconut milk and flour. Passes off by the waiter with some nonsense about the previous curry was too bland. Worse curry off of my life.

Thank Robert J
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I recently dined her with my friend before a performance at the opera house! We had cocktails and wine followed by goujons and chicken with pepper sauce! Both were fabulous and the service was great! Can’t wait to return!

1  Thank zobo1
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Came here with my friend for his lunch break, had food upstairs in the restaurant part, I think the manager looked after us, service was exceptional, food was decent but the service made it for me. Will definitely go back

1  Thank Maria M
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Good wee bar and food was good but had to use the torch on my phone to read the menu - very poorly lit upstairs where we were eating

Thank Redman1912
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Having a birthday weekend away in Dublin, we decided to take the bus to Belfast. what a great time we had, made even better by calling in to this lovely restaurant. We had looked at a few places and their menus, but thought the Washington...More

1  Thank Michelemitchell
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

The spacious, large bar/ eating area is warm cosy but very DARK! ( always a bit suspicious of dark lighting...what’s it hiding?) Anyway bar man was pleasant and offered me the gin menu which was extensive. I enjoyed my drink and my husband enjoyed his...More

Thank Margaret B
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You won't find it on the Trip Adviser site, but if you type Washington Bar & Restaurant + Belfast into Google's search bar, several sites will come up; you want the second one down which says Home at the end, then their... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Howard Street, Belfast BT1 6NB, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > Golden Mile
  • Neighbourhood: Golden Mile
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9032 3313
  • E-mail
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