All your burning questions about Belfast’s ever-growing foodie scene answered in one place.
We get it. You’re in Belfast, you want to see the sights and you want to experience something genuinely different – and that extends to where to eat. If you’re looking for the coolest restaurants in Belfast, check out some of these:
This is a city bursting with top restaurants. Here, you can really go to town and indulge. We’ve attempted to suggest just a handful of the best restaurants in Belfast – in reality, it’s probably a very long list:
If you want to discover more of the prime eateries in the city, read Time Out’s selection of the city’s 13 best restaurants – a really useful Belfast food and drink guide with some wonderful surprises included.
The residents of Belfast love their coffee and the café culture is booming – so much so that the Belfast Telegraph revealed the number of coffee shops in the city increased by a third in just two years. Where’s the best place to go for a quick espresso or a laid-back latte?
Belfast isn’t the biggest capital city, so it’s easy to get around. If you’re on the hunt for the best foodie hotspots, explore these parts of the city:
Culinary CuddlesI don't know about you – but some days I need a bit of a pick me up, especially on these chilly afternoons. And all too often, that pick-me-up needs to be of the comfort food variety. A tasty indulgence that feeds the soul, as well as the belly!I am certain that comfort food is a very personal matter – but here are a few of my own '
Lunch time, is my favourite time of day – and definitely my preferred time to dine out. Value for money is at its peak during midday dining and the relaxed atmosphere of a lazy late lunch is hard to beat. Adventures into the city are seldom complete with a bite to eat – and here are some great places to start!
Homemade ice-cream is somewhat of an addiction in Belfast. Everyone has their favourite local ice-cream shop that serves creamy homemade ice-cream. Northern Irish companies such as Mauds and Morelli’s are all popular chains but I’ve decided to share my favourite independent one-offs.