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All 753 Belfast Restaurants

The Crown Liquor Saloon

46 Great Victoria Street, Belfast BT2 7BA, Northern Ireland (Golden Mile)
028 9024 3187
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Ranked #105 of 753 Restaurants in Belfast
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $6 - $19
Cuisines: British
Neighborhood: Golden Mile
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: You will find The Crown Liquor Saloon in Belfast within a short stroll of Europa Hotel, Grosvenor Road and Glengall Street - however, you won't find another like it.Step in to discover a traditional pub of unique character, revered for its eclectic range of real ales and its heartily classic pub food, which are served, as they should be, with a generous measure of famous Irish hospitality.The Crown Liquor Saloon is one of many rare gems in the Nicholson's collection of great pubs, reputed for their distinctive buildings, intriguing history and vibrant atmosphere.
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

This bar is a cracking place, full of atmosphere and laughter. Don't miss an opportunity to go in and have a drink in one of the enclosed booths. It's brilliant

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Atlanta, Georgia
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207 reviews 207 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

It is historic. It is a beautiful pub. The service runs from non-existent to surely. The food is mediocre. The drinks are no better than a less expensive venue. But hey, we can say we were there!

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Edinburgh
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47 reviews 47 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 NEW

This bar is very unique and a fascinating place to visit due to its unusual decor. It is very busy and extremely lively and the night we went there was a great band playing. We also ate in the restaurant and the food was lovely although by the time we ate (table booked for 8pm). There was a whole section... More

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Abergavenny, United Kingdom
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122 reviews 122 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

Still yet to dine here but ALWAYS make sure we grab a beer here. Absolute Victorian gem with buckets of history. Great for tourists but the warm welcome means it's great for regulars as well. If you in the area you must drop it. Highly recommend.

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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87 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014 NEW

The atmosphere here takes you back into history! However, the service and quality in this establishment make a visit a perfect combination of the old and the new. Don't miss it!

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Hercules, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 NEW

Out bus tour driver recommend the Crown when we stopped in Belfast on our way back to Dublin. We had a pint and enjoyed the private wooden booths. It was mid-afternoon, so the place was not too busy, but it was starting to fill up when we left. If we're ever in Belfast again, we'll definitely stop by again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 NEW

had to just come here and sit in a booth!! like being in a time warp!! food was nice and homely too. always busy which creates a great atmosphere!! really recommend for any drinker!!

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Temecula, Ca.
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49 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW via mobile

We were in Belfast for a couple days so we just had to stop by this legendary pub. We walked in and it was packed on a Tuesday night. We finally managed to get one of the beautiful wooden and very private booths. There are no cocktail waitresses or waiters, so you have to get up to the bar to... More

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Seattle
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

This is still the benchmark for Belfast pubs - a perfectly preserved Victorian gem. I am glad to report that since my last visit they have greatly expanded their choice of beers and they now have a fair selection of local microbrews (and a few not so local - Doom Bar!). The clientele is still the interesting mix of disheveled... More

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Hong Kong, China
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10 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 NEW

I love the Crown Liquor Saloon - it's one of the best pubs in Northern Ireland, if not Ireland. The interior decor is stunning, the beer on tap is always to a good standard and the craic is great. You always meet some characters here and the staff despite being busy, work hard and chat away to you.

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