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The Bar at Fitzwilliam Hotel

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Great Victoria Street, Belfast, Northern Ireland
0044 28 9044 2080
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Cool decor and relaxed service

Drank in the hotel bar the night we arrived, a nice menu with bar food available. They also have a cocktail menu so there was a nice atmosphere about. A little expensive, but you expect that with being in a hotel!

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
ElaineOR168
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Dublin, Ireland
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  • Late Night
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78 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Dublin, Ireland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

Drank in the hotel bar the night we arrived, a nice menu with bar food available. They also have a cocktail menu so there was a nice atmosphere about. A little expensive, but you expect that with being in a hotel!

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Ireland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Good selection of cocktails and the bar staff are all friendly, with table service, but in terms of decor, the bar area is a little tired, and in need of a facelift.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

I would regularly go to the Fitzwilliam Hotel to stay and dine. It is my favourite hotel in Belfast and every part of it just makes your visit feel that extra bit special! I love the choice of private booths and layout but may I also add that Melony, one of the bar staff, is always there with a smile... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Called in to try out the bar for a drink after eating at a nearby restaurant. Just as well we weren't thirsty as after waiting about 20 mins my husband then went and stood at the bar for a further 10 mins before getting served! I should say the bar wasn't busy - there just wasnt a barman to be... More 

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Northern Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I have visited this bar many times over the past year or two to meet customers& collegues who are staying in the hotel. On each occasion the service at the bar has been noteably bad!! It is a real let down for such a good hotel. Staff are extremely glum and ignore you when standing right in front of them,... More 

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United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Staying at the hotel I had occasion to visit the bar with friends and by myself. On every ocaion it was very pleasant with well trained and warm and attentive saff

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Dublin, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We ate here one night. It was not really busy. Loads of staff on but they didn't seem to be doing anything. It took ages for the food to arrive but when it did, it was good. Even ordering a drink at the counter was a chore.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Nice bar, quite pricey but expected given it's an upmarket hotel! Its' quite dark but overall nice - had a pleasant experience!

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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332 reviews 332 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

The BFM and significant other decided to go to the bar at the Fitzwilliam Bar for a cup of tea one cold Saturday afternoon in February last. Great Victoria Street Belfast BT2 7BQ 028 9031 1588 The surroundings were superb and the staff very friendly. We did not have to wait for any length of time either to be seated,... More 

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County Down, Northern Ireland
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115 reviews 115 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

As guests in the hotel we decided not to brave a winter's night and go to the hotel bar. It lacked atmosphere and served really poor Guinness. Should be a lot better.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Great Victoria Street, Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > Golden Mile
  • Neighborhood: Golden Mile
  • Phone Number: 0044 28 9044 2080

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British

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