I'm regularly in the Elk for their quiz, but after their refurb and a bad lunch experience, which I reviewed on this site, I have avoided eating there, except on 2 occasions when I needed to find something at short notice. Both of those experiences were better than the previous one but not significantly so. Today went back for a lunch on the back of a 50% off voucher, and we had a much better experience. Simple food, well cooked, with friendly efficient staff (actually that has never been a problem). Not sure it would have been worth twice what we ended up paying, but would probably go back again, though not for any sort of a special occasion, if only for the fact that they still have the worst range of beers in Belfast.
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