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Maggie Mays Belfast Cafe

Malone Road & Botanic Avenue, Belfast BT7 1JR, Northern Ireland (Queen's Quarter)
+44 28 9066 8515
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Ranked #284 of 789 Restaurants in Belfast
Price range: $2 - $11
Sun 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cuisines: Irish
Neighborhood: Queen's Quarter
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Late Night
Description: As one of the most popular eateries in Belfast, Maggie Mays serves the best home cooking in the Belfast area. Its situated at Botanic Avenue and also at Stranmillis which draws in families, students and business people. Its popularity indicates the quality of food, service and value. Maggie Mays offers a large menu from early morning breakfasts, fantastic lunches as well as a dinner menu. While having an evening meal you can also bring your own alcoholic beverage. Its also the ideal place for a quick coffee/tea with a delicious dessert menu.
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

We were over in Belfast visiting some friends who told us this was the best place to come for breakfast. We all had fry-up's and were not disappointed with our choice. Lovely setting and we all had a great time.

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Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW via mobile

We were advised to go to Maggie Mays's for breakfast, by our taxi driver on the way from the airport. I'd never had an Ulster Fry, but their's was brilliant. They have an enormous selection of huge milkshakes, including some alcoholic ones. The staff bent over backwards for us and our baby son. I'd eat breakfast here every day, if... More 

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Enniskillen, United Kingdom
20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

Maggie Mays is no gourmet diner but let me tell you this; it never fails to please! It is superb value for money, very tasty, well located and always has a crowd in it - that tells you something in its self. I am a regular visitor to Belfast and almost always visit on a Saturday or Sunday for breakfast... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

If you need a brunch in Belfast go here and you wont be disappointed. Get an Ulster Fry for a fiver and aome strong coffee. Great place!

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Tyrone, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Food here is always good quality and reliable. Can get busy at times but sure that's a good sign! For all the times I've been here there's only been an issue with service once, and then it was obvious they had been left short staffed with a last minute issue, so not their fault all. I always say Maggie mays... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Been here 3 times and both times the food were unreal! But the staff are a real let down, waited to be seated for ages and whenever he came he just pointed us to the direction our table was.. Not even a greet... And then set us down at a filthy table that hasn't been cleaned yet... And threw the... More 

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North Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Came to visit Belfast with friends for new year and had our final lunch in Maggie Mays cafe. Table booths are tiny (not much elbow room for four people) and table was sticky. My meal was nice but my friends chips were cold and everything else was pretty average - nothing amazing but not bad either. I'm sure lots of... More 

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69 reviews 69 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Ended up in Maggie Mays by accident. It was a Friday evening and place still busy. Service was fine . Food was fine if you want a quick bite. Setting is a bit different. Would go back. Probably could be easily improved but really okay.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015 via mobile

i have been here a number of times and it is always quite hit or miss. The food is cheap and huge portions are doled out. The place is noisy and crowded and very much geared towards the hang over crowd. I ordered a baked potato with chicken salad I got a baked potato with dry chicken in it and... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Went here the morning after the night before, was not impressed at all. The fry was very poor, and everyone at our table had at least one item missing from it. I tried for a solid 20 minutes to grab the attention of the staff but it was basically as painful and impossible as stepping on 100 Legos. We were... More 

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Additional Information about Maggie Mays Belfast Cafe

Address: Malone Road & Botanic Avenue, Belfast BT7 1JR, Northern Ireland
Phone Number: +44 28 9066 8515
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > Queen's Quarter
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 2 - 11
Cuisine: Irish

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