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“outstanding customer service” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Grand Opera House

Grand Opera House
2 Great Victoria Street, Belfast BT2 7BA, Northern Ireland (Golden Mile)
+44 28 9024 1919
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Ranked #5 of 156 Attractions in Belfast
Type: Operas, Architectural Buildings
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Owner description: The Grand Opera House is Northern Ireland's premier theatre, presenting an outstanding programme of drama, dance, opera, comedy, musicals and family shows. There are bars located throughout the Grand Opera House, including Luciano's Cafe Bar, The Baby Grand Bar, the Circle Bar and the Gods. Whether you are celebrating a special occasion, or simply want to treat someone to an unforgettable evening, the experienced team at the Grand Opera House will ensure a night to remember. Easily accessible by road or public transport, The Grand Opera House is located on Great Victoria Street, next door to the world famous Europa Hotel. The main entrance is on Great Victoria Street, with Stage Door located on Glengall Street.
Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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“outstanding customer service”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

booked tickets for panto few months back. put the tickets away for safe keeping on the day we were to see the panto we got the tickets ready only to discover we were one day too late. Rang booking office as soon as it opened at noon explained my error the female on the other end of the line was able to offer us seats for that evening. could not have been more helpful fantastic service could only say this saved the day and we had a fantastic night at the panto. well done to Belfast Opera house many many thanks top marks to this member of staff.

Visited January 2013
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“Panto Spectacular”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

We always visit the panto at Christmas, it's kind of a tradition. Having said that it is worth the visit and ads to the whole Christmas experience. The bar area isn't large enough for the theatre and there's always a mad rush at the interval. The seating in comfortable in the stalls and the circle although i've never experienced 'the gods'.

Visited December 2012
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Lisburn, United Kingdom
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“impressive building”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

It is a beautiful building. We were seated in the 2nd row from the front great seats. There is a small cafe in the foyer where you can pick up a snack before the shows.

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“A piece of history for today”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

A beautiful, fully restored theatre in the centre of Belfast with amazing architectural features that takes you back in time. Lovely restaurant to eat beforehand and you can order your dessert for half time! Show time!

Visited January 2013
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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“Cinderella”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013

Went to the show with my wife, daughter, son-in-law and Grand-daughter ( aged 3 )
This show is as good as anything I have seen in London, and I have seen most of the big ones.
John Lenaghan ( AKA May McFetridge ) was brilliant as the fairy Godmother and the Cinderella costume change for the ball was brilliant. People were saying " how did they do that ?"
The ending with the flying coach was fantastic. My Grand-daughter believed the horse was real and is still talking about it a week later. The whole cast put their hearts and souls into their performance with the result that the whole Opera House was alive with the fantastic atmosphere. Well done Goh. I have now booked Peter Pan for this Christmas.

Visited January 2013
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