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The Washington bar & restaurant

) #138 of 826 Restaurants in Belfast $$ - $$$ , European, British
21 Howard Street, Belfast BT1 6NB, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9032 3313
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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Bar, European, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
21 Howard Street, Belfast BT1 6NB, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 281 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic staff!! My husband surprised me for my anniversary and had booked here after a visit to lunns for dinner The staff came out with a huge bunch of flowers that my husband had sent them to for to give to me. We had dinner...More

Thank Meldoll
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Apart from the place being empty when I asked for Bushmills whisky it's served in a half pint tumbler - apparently according to staff that's the only glass they have for shorts ....

Thank David S
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Group of four had lunch yesterday. Got seated straight away, nice buzz in the restaurant. Two of us had the chilli chicken specials, one had steak and the other soup. No complaints £50 for food and a nonalcoholic drink each.

Thank marnic1974
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

So we went here for a late lunch and the chicken goujons were lovely Really fresh and tasty Drinks were good We ended up back here at night There was no live music on which was a bit disappointing but they did have a disco...More

Thank edayhouse
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We visited for a few drinks after dinner. Comfortable seating, friendly atmosphere, pleasant and efficient staff. Even though we were quite a bit older than the majority, we still enjoyed ourselves.

Thank 2020vision
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Have no shame in admitting this, but when I was in Belfast, and had no idea where to go eat, I found this place and moseyed in and had dinner and several beers, and then went here the next two nights for dinner also. The...More

1  Thank CMurphy89
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Shopping in the city and chose the Washington for lunch as the menu looked great in the window. Food was extremely fresh and dinner was very well presented. I would definitely recommend a cocktail, the cosmopolitan I had was great!

Thank Orla483
Reviewed 19 May 2017

From the outside it doesn't look up to much but when you get inside the décor is actually pleasant to the eye, pity about everything else. The food is very very sub standard, the place was packed out to the point we could barley move...More

Thank M2tk
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Visited here with brother and we both were very happy with all aspects of our visit. Friendly greeting and shown quickly to large comfy seats with our drinks order served a few minutes later. We both had the special of spicy chicken with cheese and...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Return visit for an adult family lunch before a matinee at the GOH. Our Meal was very nice as usual, staff were pleasant and the price was reasonable! Will be visiting again.

Thank bambireland
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Response from Anne N | Reviewed this property |
I've never been on a Sunday
27 July 2015|
Response from Peter B | Reviewed this property |
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
  • Value
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
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 02:00
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
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