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Betty Blacks - CLOSED

13-15 High Street, Bangor BT20 5BG, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9147 2121
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Rude barman

Went for a few drinks at Betty Blacks. The bar had run out of both soda and lime and when asking... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
greggor
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London
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Brilliant cocktails on Sat afternoon 11th July

Margarita one of the best I have tasted anywhere in the world. The "after dinner" one was so great... read more

Reviewed July 12, 2015
Scoobs199
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Grumpy's opened it's doors on Friday 30th October 2015. The premises was formally Betty Blacks. Upstairs underwent a major refurbishment, which transformed the venue from an old dark nightclub into a vibrant, cool and very unique cocktail lounge. Open late Friday & Saturday and is strictly for the over 25s. The music upstairs reflects the mood of the venue. Expect great Soul, Funk, Disco and Indie Rock classics. No chart music or dance!!! (The ground-floor bar still caters for this type of music - Saturday Afternoons here are very busy with Hen parties and the like). A truly unique bar in Bangor that has taken off since it's opening night, with a fantastic crowd and mixture of ages from 25 and up. Fantastic Cocktails, Beers, Spirits, Music, and lively staff.
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1 week ago
“Rude barman”
Jul 12, 2015
“Brilliant cocktails on Sat afternoon 11th July”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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13-15 High Street, Bangor BT20 5BG, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 9147 2121

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for a few drinks at Betty Blacks. The bar had run out of both soda and lime and when asking for alternatives the bar man was particularly rude. Regardless of the cost of the drinks, I would expect the staff to be polite and...More

Thank greggor
Reviewed July 12, 2015

Margarita one of the best I have tasted anywhere in the world. The "after dinner" one was so great we had to have 2 each. Great price too. Lovely bar with very friendly helpful staff. Not in Bangor often but would definitely go back again.

Thank Scoobs199
Reviewed March 23, 2015

To me waiting over an hour for your first drink is unaceptable! Especially when u have reserved a table for 10 ppl. The staff were unhelpful and very rude to say the least. If you are drunk enough not to notice these things you will...More

Thank D_a_n_i_m_o_n_t_y
Reviewed February 8, 2015 via mobile

Went here yesterday for cocktails (7th feb) and had a great day and the cocktails were lovely but the only down side was that it took 45 minutes to get them and even missed some peoples order which then was questioned did we actually order....More

1  Thank Katester120
Reviewed November 24, 2014

Went to Betty Blacks on Saturday with friends in the afternoon and seriously enjoyed the half price cocktails , DJ and music where excellent , stayed on late into the night in the club upstairs and the place was rocking. Best night I've had in...More

Thank biglawd
Reviewed November 24, 2014

A stylish and entertainment filled venue with great music and incredible cocktails for half price. I would highly recommend this bar, whether you're looking for a night out or a quick drink after work. I experienced friendly and welcoming service from the staff and doormen...More

Thank MysteryShopper1992
Reviewed November 24, 2014

Was there at the weekend with work....amazing cocktails, top tunes and fit birds everywhere! Well done to the staff and management for a superb night out in Bangor!

Thank partyboy735
Reviewed November 16, 2014

My friends and I went here for a Sunday night out, was the best place in Bangor. Incredible atmosphere with a dedicated 80's night. One of the best nights out that I have had in Bangor bar none. And to top it all off, the...More

Thank Bri4747
Reviewed November 14, 2014

Betty's has an incredible atmosphere from the fabulous staff to the incredible HALF PRICE cocktails on a Saturday I couldn't believe the incredible value and quality! With live music and djs every night of the week bar a Tuesday (I'm sure the staff need at...More

Thank Barbiebargirl
Reviewed May 4, 2014

Smallish place upstairs but people were nice and tunes were good..its a good dancey place to go where everyone dances were they stand good time had for sure :)

Thank Roisin B
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