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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 #215 of 742 restaurants in Belfast
Price range: $2 - $12
Cuisines: Irish
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Late Night
Neighborhood: Queen's Quarter
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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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW via mobile

Clearly and justifiably a haunt of hungover students, this BYOB cafe is great for all sorts. Friendly and prompt service, good menu choice, amazing shakes. 4 of us fIlled our faces for £32.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

I absolutely love this place. It's excellent value for money and a great selection on the menu, whether it's breakfast, lunch or an evening meal you're after. The staff are friendly and it's definitely not just for students, though it is perfect for a hangover cure. I have been quite a few times and will definitely continue to visit.

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Derry, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Absolutely love this place , have been to both maggie mays and prefare the Malone rd one , nothing to do with food or service just love the layout of this one . Everything we have ever got has been great tasting and excellent value , potions are huge which feeds the students for a whole day I'm sure .... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Really enjoyed the meal and even got a smile from the waitress. Good meal and close to my hotel. Lots of competition nearby.

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Armagh, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Excellent stop to kill a hangover. Large fry and a demon (Oreo Monster) milkshake. Cheap but not nasty and a real gem!

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10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

My partner and I came in for a quick lunch, I had the full fry, delicious. She had chicken fajita wrap, came as one fully wrap, no what she was expecting, but she really enjoyed it after picking out the peppers :) It also came with a portion of chips which were brilliant, really tasty chip shop style. Totally recommend,... More

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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

needed a greasy spoon to cure hangover sunday , taxi driver took us here and got to say he done well, good value proper breakfast , (normal fry could do with beans as bit dry, worth adding as extra) tea pot for 1.10 gave 3 cuppas which is always handy night after a drink, would eat there again no hesitation

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Derry
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 via mobile

Waited 15 mins to be given a menu, for then a further half an hour wasted sitting in the cafe as they ignored us and didnt attempt to take our order. Awful service!!!

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Chicago, Illinois
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We like this restaurant so much we went twice in 2 days. Great service and delicious food at low prices. The curry dishes and sandwiches are delicious!

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Took 15 mins for our order to be taken. Can't understand why as there was more than enough waiting staff. Though they mostly spent their time chatting to their mates at doorway. Was served Luke warm drinks. We eventually received food 50 mins later, Which was cold! Sent food back, waitress informed that chef was putting on new batch which... More

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