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Town Square

45 Botanic Avenue, Belfast BT7 1HZ, Northern Ireland
+44 7938 244851
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“goujons” (6 reviews)
“pancakes” (8 reviews)
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Irish, Cafe, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
45 Botanic Avenue, Belfast BT7 1HZ, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Hot chocolate is beautiful Love their smores Feels quite hipster Lovely coffee Love the toilet Great burger

Thank ArtWhite2015
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I go here almost every time I’m home! They always have the most amazing selection of food! (Veggie friendly) They also have amazing wine! The service is great and is so well priced for the food and the drinks!

Thank Matthew C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here last night for a pre dinner drink. It’s quite a large bar and there were only 2 other people there. Needless to say there wasn’t much atmosphere. I’s Like to try it again sometime when there is more of a buzz. Their gin...More

Thank N_IrelandFranco
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

11 of us went for Christmas lunch on the 20th Dec. 2017. We had booked several weeks in advance, paid our deposits and pre-ordered. We were looking forward to an enjoyable lunch together. We arrived at 12: 10, Our table was ready, complete with Christmas...More

Thank msmo2017
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Came as part of a Christmas Dinner. Service was very slow and it quickly disintegrated into an unorganized mess. I don't think our starters arrived for a good hour from sit down and they took two drinks orders but only delivered some of the drinks...More

Thank TMcKenn02
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

I booked a table for 18 people and the customer service while booking and in the run up was excellent. On the day we were made to feel very welcome. The waiting service was perfect...for food and drinks. Starters were served very promptly and everyone...More

Thank Princessanya
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Went there for a healthy eating breakfast......FANTASTIC.. Avacardo on sourbread with feta cheese & tomato washed down by an infused earl grey.. Really great little find this place.......get over you wont be disappointed

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Called in tonight with no reservation, got table for two despite being so busy with Xmas parties. Ordered Xmas dinner and it was amazing!! Will try bring my work do here next year. Atmosphere in gin bar fantastic!! Brilliant service. Well done Town Square!!!

Thank brendabubbles
Reviewed 3 December 2017

called in on Saturday night for Smores. the place was extremely busy with lots of people in for a Christmas dinner. we got sat down in a roomy booth and the staff took our order and brought us our food and drinks extremely quickly despite...More

Thank jess_p456
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

I had quite high expectations for breakfast here, but wasn’t that impressed at all. One of these places that looks foodie like but doesn’t deliver the goods. Style over substance. Egg was asked for soft poached but arrived fried and solid. No sugar for coffee...More

Thank queenoftheirish
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20 March 2016|
Response from Peter R | Property representative |
We would be delighted to have a group of 26 for lunch, and should be able to seat you in 2 groups. We would advise you to make a booking in advance and if you want quick service, we would advise giving us a pre order. Please... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$22
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Botanic Avenue, Belfast BT7 1HZ, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 7938 244851
  • E-mail
Towns used to have town squares. A central space where people gathered. A place where ideas were shared, where art was born, where businesses were started and philosophies debated. Possibility lived here. It was the heart of the city. We want to be the town square Belfast doesn't have.
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