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James Street South

James Street South | BT2 7GA, Belfast BT2 7GA, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9043 4310
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crab lasagne” (24 reviews)
“tasting menu” (55 reviews)
“rabbit” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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James Street South | BT2 7GA, Belfast BT2 7GA, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Me and my fiancé had my 30th birthday here and it was fantastic. We had the taster menu which consisted of 5 separate dishes, each completely unique & beautifully presented. Loved it. ..........................:::::::...........................

Thank andyrouse
Managerjss, Reservations Coordinator at James Street South, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2016

Dear andyrouse Thank you so much for your review, we are delighted you enjoyed celebrating your 30th birthday with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind Regards Belinda

Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

nice place whit good food scallops was amazing i had fileet steak which was cook perfect for my desire, staff was friendly and polite we will return soon thank you for a great night.

Thank bogdan m
Managerjss, Reservations Coordinator at James Street South, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Dear bogdan m Thank you for taking the time to post a review, we are delighted to hear you enjoyed your experience with us. Look forward to welcoming you on your return. Kind Regards Belinda

Reviewed 23 August 2016

3 courses and all excellent. Nice selection of wines. Quiet and intimate setting. Staff friendly informative andvery helpful. Will definitely be back but it's not a place you'd go every week. Great for a special occassion.

Thank David B
Managerjss, Reservations Coordinator at James Street South, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Dear David B Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us and look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind Regards Belinda

Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We went here for my brother-in-laws birthday. The restaurant decor is beautiful and the staff were very professional but not overly friendly. The meal was beautiful and well presented and I couldn't fault it for taste. The only issue I could raise is on the...More

Thank Michael J
Managerjss, Reservations Coordinator at James Street South, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Dear Michael J Thank you for your review, we are pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit with us. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Kind Regards Belinda

Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We had an excellent dinner here. We had the 5 course tasting menu with wine and we all agreed that it was great. The cheese course was extra special and even although I am not a red wine or port fan the pairings were spot...More

Thank Sc0tty75
Managerjss, Reservations Coordinator at James Street South, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Dear Sc0tty75 Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your tasting menu experience with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind Regards Belinda

Reviewed 23 August 2016

Great food consistently good and service great and a nice selection of Wine Ambiance is always nice but not too formal or stuffy .

Thank KieranBelfast
Managerjss, Reservations Coordinator at James Street South, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Dear KieranBelfast Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your experience with us and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind Regards Belinda

Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is modern and bright but romantic at the same time. The freshly baked bread, especially the Guinness bread is an absolute delight to start with the crab lasagne a personal favourite to follow up. The food has always been top class and the...More

Thank Benji H
Managerjss, Reservations Coordinator at James Street South, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Dear Benji H Thank you for taking the time to post a review and for your kind words. We are glad you enjoyed your experience with us and hope to see you again in the near future. Kind regards, Belinda

Reviewed 20 August 2016

Me and 3 others ate here recently in the bar and grill. service was slow on a busy friday night but we were in and out in 90 minutes. One starter only it was served quickly but soup without bread or a roll seems incomplete...More

1  Thank sean f
Managerjss, Manager at James Street South, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Dear sean f Thank you for taking the time to review our sister restaurant The Bar & Grill, we were disappointed to see that you didn't enjoy your visit. At the Bar + grill we pride ourselves on the high level of food and our...More

Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

The food was fabulous, even the bread to start was a brilliant treat. A great venue for a special occasion, the staff make you feel like a million dollars.

Thank Judeanketell
Managerjss, Reservations Coordinator at James Street South, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Dear Judeanketell Thank you for reviewing James Street South. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Kind regards, Belinda

Reviewed 19 August 2016

We ate here with some friends and enjoyed every minute. The food was good, the service excellent and the prices reasonable. Nothing more to say really.

Thank Chris G
Managerjss, Reservations Coordinator at James Street South, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Dear Chris G Thank you for reviewing James Street South. We are please to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us. Please join us again soon. Kind regards, Belinda

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KazzaCarrickfergus
8 July 2017|
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Response from JamesStSouth1 | Property representative |
Hi K only a few minutes walk
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RobSBTFC
3 March 2017|
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Response from JamesStSouth1 | Property representative |
Hi No there is no dress code at James Street South.
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louise c
29 November 2016|
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Response from Managerjss | Property representative |
Hello, We will be finalising our Tasting Menu for New Year's Eve this weekend. Please check our website as it will be posted as soon as it is finalised. Thank you. Amy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$24 - US$99
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: James Street South | BT2 7GA, Belfast BT2 7GA, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9043 4310
  • E-mail
Description
City Centre Restaurant with Cookery School. Using the best of Northern Irish produce for a seasonal menu. Pre theatre Mon-Fri £21.50, A La Carte and Tasting Menu always available. Now with Private Dining Room and The Bar and Grill, a more casual dining option located next door. Our other restaurants are The Bar & Grill at James Street South, Hadskis and Cast & Crew.
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