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Arthur House 41 Arthur Street, Belfast BT1 4GB, Northern Ireland
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“lunch” (142 reviews)
“scones” (61 reviews)
“salads” (39 reviews)
Closes in 16 min
All hours
Irish, Cafe, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Arthur House 41 Arthur Street, Belfast BT1 4GB, Northern Ireland
Neighborhood: Golden Mile
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Reviewed July 28, 2015

Good coffee, friendly staff, great selection of cakes and a cool setting. The big long tables offer a different experience. Worth a visit.

Thank Scott E
Reviewed July 25, 2015

Avoca has a lovely restaurant and a bistro type cafe. They do a wide range of food. The sausage rolls are lovely and there are several different salads to choose from. Everything is homemade and the food is excellent. Avoca has a buzz to it...More

Thank bren63
Reviewed July 25, 2015

When I visit n Ireland I always go here and meet up with old friendsWe so much enjoy the scones and the cakes have introduced Belfast people to this great location

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

Avoca is lovely. The setting is very nice and shop downstairs has some really lovely stuff. The restaurant is clean and well decorated. The food is fab, we had a variety of things off the breakfast menu and everyone was really impressed. The smoothies were...More

Thank Emma M
Reviewed July 21, 2015 via mobile

A friend local to Belfast took us here while on a reunion. Loved everything about it. We had a fabulous breakfast on the first day. Delicious food and excellent and friendly staff. Even down to Agnes emailing us the recipe for the beans. How's that...More

Thank HotinSaudi
Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

Avoca does such an amazing range of different sweet and savoury food, but what makes it stand out from the rest is how unbelievably fresh everything is, especially the salads. These are not your usual lettuce leaf salads, they are something else.....yummy!!

Thank rosecapstick
Reviewed July 17, 2015 via mobile

Avoca was so precious—both the store and restaurant! The ground floor is a store with household, gift, and clothes items that were so fun to look at! The upper level is a cafe—either to-go or sit-down style—with a wonderful atmosphere. The scrambled eggs, latte, scone,...More

Thank Madeline P
Reviewed July 15, 2015

I'd last visited Avoca five years ago when I visited my local friend, and travelling with my sister - a first timer to Belfast - we were not disappointed! The downstairs shop is packed with all sorts of books, gifts, artwork, jewellery and an artisan...More

1  Thank pinkgrrl
Reviewed July 7, 2015

This is a wonderful place to come for lunch or just a light snack in the afternoon. I especially look forward to the tea and scones. The informal atmosphere is relaxing. Also enjoy the many gift items and woolens for which Avoca is famous on...More

1  Thank DDSB
Reviewed July 6, 2015

My second time in Avoca and I really enjoy it. I went there twice for an afternoon tea time and the food and drinks I had were very good. Nice coffee, smoothie, etc and very nice scones and cakes. I really enjoyed its atmosphere, very...More

1  Thank Emilie G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Arthur House 41 Arthur Street, Belfast BT1 4GB, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > Golden Mile
  • Neighborhood: Golden Mile
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This is an independent department store with a cafe restaurant upstairs