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Address: Cornmarket, Belfast BT1 4DD, Northern Ireland
Phone Number: 44-28-9024-6609

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Good place to meet or sit and watch people go by. I'm not thrilled with the artwork in the middle but, presumably lots of people love it. For me, the old bandstand was better... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 1, 2016
UlsterFryNo1
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

Good place to meet or sit and watch people go by. I'm not thrilled with the artwork in the middle but, presumably lots of people love it. For me, the old bandstand was better. There are plenty of buskers in the area and there's the odd street preacher. Some of the buskers are great, others rubbish. Could say the same... More 

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Thank UlsterFryNo1
belfast
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

This place has changed over the years, you have a good variety of shops to go to. Even stop have a coffee and chat to your friends its a great place to meet up or watch the different shows or the entertainment going on a Saturday or Sunday.

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Thank relaxingbelfast
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Great little pocket of town for shopping. Walk further up to the Victoria Square rings statue, and there are usually street performers which are pretty cool to watch

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Thank Claire D
Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 via mobile

This to me is the centre of town. Now it has a sculpture and attracts lots of people especially at weekends. It had a band stand previously and was the "corn market" of years gone by. I still use this as a reference point. It is near the main shopping thoroughfare, City Hall as well as the two main shopping... More 

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Thank Belfasttravelfoodman
Enniskillen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

This is a great land mark point for meeting up with friends ect when in the city centre. There is always such a buzz in this area due to buskers playing there music. Many streets converge at this land mark so it is a very busy popular meeting area.

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Thank Sal750
Bangor, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Corn Market is one of five streets that leads to the Spirit of Belfast sculpture – about five minutes walk from Belfast City Hall. It is a great area for shopping as William Street South houses the massive Victoria Square. The other end of Corn Market leads onto High Street & Castle Court Shopping Centre is just around the corner.... More 

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Thank Original T-Bird
Letterkenny, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Cornmarket is a small street joining High St to Victoria Sq, but locals refer to the five streets, which converge at the "Spirit of Belfast", as Cornmarket. It's a trendy place to hang out, judging by the amount of young people here, and at weekends entertainment is often provided. Plenty of shops about also, and it's pedestrianised.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

I am a bit biased writhing this as a recently got engaged in a wonderful family run jewellers 'Enlanders' situated in corn market.A lot of the individually owned shops have gone from this area but they have remained over 55 years. They could not have been more helpful with a real caring personal touch. this are also leads to the... More 

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Thank edelweiss64-12
Northern Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

It's just the centre leading off to about 5 other streets where everyone seems to congregate. From it you can get to Victoria square. It's just an area nothing amazing to see except some teenagers trying to dance lol

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belfast
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2012

central meeting place to meet - within walking distane to anywhere u want to go

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