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Kitchen Bar

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Address: Victoria Square, Belfast BT1 4QG, Northern Ireland
Phone Number: 02890-324901
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Wed 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thu 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Activities: Nightlife

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A shadow of it's former self.

Once upon a time the Kitchen Bar was an iconic pub in Belfast city centre, loved by many. A bit basic in decor but the beer, food and craic was good, and well priced. The... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed June 7, 2015
Tim G
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Once upon a time the Kitchen Bar was an iconic pub in Belfast city centre, loved by many. A bit basic in decor but the beer, food and craic was good, and well priced. The rebuilt bar of the same name is a shadow of it's former self. Poor choice of beer and very average food. The steak pie should... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

My wife and I decided to have a drink at the Kitchen bar before our dinner. As it was Easter Saturday it was quiet,so we got a table and saw some footy as well as chatting away. Love the design

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St. Albans, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Purpose build eatery pretending its a pub. I gather its a plastic replica of a legendary but different place from 10 or so years ago that was demolished nearby. As is frustrating throughout Belfast and NI generally, NO choice of real locally crafted beers or ciders on draft. Only mass-produced stuff pretending it is "local" to the innocent and the... More 

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Belfast
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

The beer on tap was disgusting and the bottled beer was out of date.The atmosphere was just after work drunkards. This is possibly the worst bar in Belfast.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 via mobile

Itook my partner for meal for is birthday and it was very good I would rate it 10 /10 and we will be back.

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Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

we had a fleeting visit for a quick lunch .service was fast,seating indoor and out,good well priced with locals beers, wines and Hot coffees made fresh all available.Toilet facilities and seating area for your food

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Had the Sunday roast here today and it was not good at all. The roast beef was lukewarm and chewy and the rest of the trimmings where bland and tasteless. Watery veg and tasteless mashed potato and a very sorry roast potato. Service was fine, but no one asked how the food was so was not able to give feedback.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

I had dinner here with friends on Sunday, Dec 14th. I rang earlier in the day to make a reservation; asked for 8pm but was told the kitchen closes at 8, so made it for 7pm. We arrived at 7 and were seated with menus. I left the table briefly and as soon as I came back the waitress was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Usually lovely food. Service isbalways questionable but last time was awful. 3 tables in after us got served before us. Food was a long wait. Got the wrong bill and no one came to ask was the food ok. Usually a great place but not sure I will be back. Food was ok.

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County Antrim, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Went there recently with friends. Great atmosphere, friendly staff and really good but non fancy ulster pub grub. If you want a plain old Ulster pub meal go here for the quality is excellent.

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