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Grand Opera House

2 Great Victoria Street, Belfast BT2 7BA, Northern Ireland (Golden Mile)
+44 28 9024 1919
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Ranked #5 of 156 Attractions in Belfast
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Operas, Architectural Buildings
Owner description: The Grand Opera House is Northern Ireland's premier theatre, presenting an outstanding programme of drama, dance, opera, comedy, musicals and family... more » Owner description: The Grand Opera House is Northern Ireland's premier theatre, presenting an outstanding programme of drama, dance, opera, comedy, musicals and family shows. There are bars located throughout the Grand Opera House, including Luciano's Cafe Bar, The Baby Grand Bar, the Circle Bar and the Gods. Whether you are celebrating a special occasion, or simply want to treat someone to an unforgettable evening, the experienced team at the Grand Opera House will ensure a night to remember. Easily accessible by road or public transport, The Grand Opera House is located on Great Victoria Street, next door to the world famous Europa Hotel. The main entrance is on Great Victoria Street, with Stage Door located on Glengall Street. « less
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Bangor, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

I visited the opera house on Saturday to see 50 shades of red, white & blue. I would thoroughly recommend a visit to this show, providing you can get tickets because as the title says you will laugh till it brings tears to your eyes

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

I have been to the opera house many times and I always enjoy it. I like the old fashioned look of the place. I don't like the modern extention though because it is totally unsuited to the traditional look of the original building. I don't usually eat there so I can't comment on that.

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Ballyclare, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Really great opera house! The bar is especially great because you can order your drinks at the start and they are sitting ready for you at the interval! No queuing!

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Great place to watch a show, pantomime or other. Watched the panto at Christmas from one of the boxes. Took my daughter to see Scooby doo! It was fantastic. Missed Dirty Dancing but watching out for what else is coming up. Would recommend this lovely venue. Have a drink and nibbles in the newly part of the Opera House, but... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The Grand Opera House isn't so grand. It has been situated in Belfast for many years and is looking tired and worn. Could do with a good makeover to restore it to its former glory.

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Newry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Took our daughters to see Angelina Ballerina. They absolutely loved it. What a fantastic show. We sat in the grand circle. Great seats.

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Belfast
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Every time I've been here it's been fantastic. Great venue and location. Plenty of parking nearby ( just google beforehand so you know where to park) Plenty of places for dinner nearby too or you can eat here. Helpful staff and very clean building

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 via mobile

Wonderful Opera house.Both exterior and interior impress. No problems booking tickets online. All questions answered on www.goh.co.uk I have been a few times now and the performances were all excellent.A great night out.

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Had the opportunity to see Dirty Dancing while in Belfast on a short visit. The Opera house was very impressive. Only complaint would be that able bodied people were using the disabled facilities. Would not have noticed other than seeing a very disabled lady struggling to use the facilities due to able bodied people queueing

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Antrim, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I always relish a night out at the Opera House. The décor, the design of the theatre and the ambience always add to the enjoyment of the show. 'Dirty Dancing' in August was excellent. We were on our feet clapping and cheering for Johnny and 'Baby'. Staff are always pleasant and courteous.

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