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White's Tavern

2-4 Winecellar Entry | 2 High Street, Belfast BT1 2AA, Northern Ireland (City Centre)
44 28 9024 3080
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Ranked #11 of 76 Nightlife in Belfast
Type: Bar/ Clubs
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Zwijndrecht, The Netherlands
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77 reviews 77 reviews
14 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Spent the Saturday evening at this place. Nice live music. It gets pretty loud at times though so it's not very suited for a quiet conversation, at least not on a Saturday night. They have at least two good varieties of single-malt scotch whisky, Talisker and Laphroaig. Amazing that this pub is almost 400 years old. I don't know if... More

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Banbridge, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 via mobile

We went to Whites after it was recommended by a friend. We were there for Culture Night and had a fantastic time. The music was unreal, atmosphere was brilliant and the staff couldn't help enough. Great fun!

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Enniskillen, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
14 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

When in Belfast step back in time and visit the oldest bar in the city hidden in a alleyway, this great old bar has atmosphere and good Guinness , it serves food , great out side seating for the smoker and pleasant staff , you can just picture the drunken sailors in the past singing , as the ships used... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Was only in Belfast for the day and was recommended this Tavern! was not quite what I expected from a tavern from the 1600`s but guess what I expected would`nt be allowed these days!! service was good and the Guinness Fantastic, Almost felt like I had traveled back in time!! After doing the bus tour we only had a couple... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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121 reviews 121 reviews
47 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Another beautiful Belfast pub deserving of its tourist trail status.When I called a young man was playing the guitar the drink was good the conversation buzzing.Pub experience perfection personified. Call in you owe it to yourself you've been good all year.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

A small hamely pub hidden in one of Belfast entries. The food here is excellent and we'll priced, complementing a bar that serves up a fine selection of beers and spirits from local breweries as well as large multinationals. People complain that it's a bit dark but I think that is part of its charm, along with the many quaint... More

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Bound Brook, New Jersey
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129 reviews 129 reviews
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58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

The four of us had lunch here. I had the Bangers and mash which were honey and mustard sausage with mash and onion gravy. Our friends had the Grilled macaroni and cheese which was tasty. Both were excellent. The place is a little dark but the atmosphere is interesting. There are paintings on the wall typical of old times. It... More

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Clemmons, North Carolina
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108 reviews 108 reviews
23 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Advised by a local to go to Whites, the oldest Befast Pub. Authentic building and old memorabilia. With a fire going in the fireplace it was a cozy stop for typical Irish food that was both tasty and plentiful. Staff was pleasant and efficient. Interesting and enjoyable find in the middle of the city.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

An old tavern full of history. A great big open fire and dimly lit with candles. Good atmosphere and decent food. Good place for lunch or a quiet drink. Feels like a country pub. Not a great selection of beers on tap but some good bottled beer. Good for visitors/tourists.

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Seacrest Beach, Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

We are 2 couples traveling through Ireland on an 8 day escorted tour of Northern Ireland and a 15 day self driving tour of the Republic. While in Belfast, we had an "on your own" evening from the escorted tour and wanted an old tavern/pub experience. Using the Frommers website we noted the recommendation of White's Tavern, a 300 year... More

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