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Cathedral Quarter

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Address: Belfast, Northern Ireland
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Posh, upscale neighborhood lined with glass and chrome buildings, cafes and...

Posh, upscale neighborhood lined with glass and chrome buildings, cafes and wine bars.

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it took a while to find the wee nooks and crannies around the Cathedral but it was worth it. many good places to eat and drink although during the week Belfast appears to close... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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209 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There's something here, but in our experience it was more clubs and drinking than galleries and shopping. Estd coffee was a great find, but there was not much else here to take our daytime dollars. Maybe we just missed something?

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This area of Belfast is one of the oldest inhabited parts of the city although most traces of this chapter have now gone. Geographically its a very small area crammed with bars and eateries. A lot of investment is being put into the area but its still far from the finished article. Hill St is a highlight with Duke of... More 

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prestwick
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

it took a while to find the wee nooks and crannies around the Cathedral but it was worth it. many good places to eat and drink although during the week Belfast appears to close at around 6p.m.

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Thank airmanPrestwick
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to come and have a meal and then check out a few bars and pubs in the area. Looks to see and do and really friendly staff in most of the places.

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Thank Sam M
Belfast, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautiful building sadly with all the tourists visiting now it has become a paid place to visit think it is £5 each , whereas it used to be free- sad but im sure the money is going for the up keep of the Cathedral - there is history all around and many stories as you walk around... More 

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Thank Caroline672013
Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This wasnt here 20 years ago and it has really made the City Centre a place that you want to visit and hang out in at night. lots of bars and entertainment. it really has given the city centre a real lift.

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Thank deedeeoc2016
Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of pubs and restaurants. Its right in the centre in its own little area close to the shopping district. Brilliant for a pub crawl.

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Thank garymurray1984
Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arranged to meet friends here but went to check the area out in the afternoon. Lots of bars and restauraunts. Duke of York and the Harp bar were really good!

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Thank SarahH70
Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a tight collection of some very old school pubs that bring you back to old Ireland. From John Hewitts Pub to the Duke of York, these are classic places that epitomize what a pub should feel like.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we were based in the cathedral quarter of the city and it isa central location for bars/restaurants/ shopping and taxis and buses.

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