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Muriels Cafe Bar

12-14 Church Lane | BT1 4QN, Belfast BT1 4QN, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9033 2445
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Irish, Bar, Cafe, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12-14 Church Lane | BT1 4QN, Belfast BT1 4QN, Northern Ireland
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11 - 20 of 445 reviews

Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

Went here for some quiet drinks on a Sunday night. I was surprised how busy it was but the service was very attentive and quick. At first we weren't sure which cocktail to pick so asked for a reccomendation. Based on whether we liked fruity/sweet...More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed August 28, 2017

Located along a popular strip of bars, Muriel's serves the best old fashioned I've ever ordered. Despite the crowds, drinks are prepared quickly and expertly.

Thank David G
Reviewed August 25, 2017

called in for a business lunch / meeting 24th August. First floor table despite having no reservation. Extremely attentive, polite and unobtrusive waiter. food choice good, presented well, tasted great and very reasonably priced. tables far enough apart to allow for private conversation I imagine...More

Thank MatureCouple55
Reviewed August 20, 2017

Were recommended this bar when visiting the sister pub The Spaniard down the road. The craic is some of the best I've found and the drinks are beautiful. Try the cosmopolitans and their sloe gin offerings for a great selection. We visited on a Wednesday...More

Thank Giles D
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

Where do I start? - The waiting staffs knowledge of gin and how best to complement each selection is simply outstanding. - the food is superb, well priced, superb portion sizes. For starters we had the duck spring rolls and wedges which were gorgeous with...More

Thank William S
Reviewed August 14, 2017

Organised a birthday dinner at this location. Really good occasion. Very impressed from my initial booking until we left this was a great experience. The food was excellent drink was reasonably priced, staff were friendly and helpful plus the atmosphere in the place was great....More

Thank Passioneyes
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

Drinks always spot on. Fantastic atmosphere in the evenings and more chilled out during the day. Quirky wee spot!

Thank JulzyI
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this little gem whilst walking the city. Quirky interior both up and down. Busy, fun bar downstairs and cute comfy chairs upstairs for relaxing with friends

Thank Tom Q
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

Had my first date here and it was great. Managed to get a spot out front. Great beer, great place. Definitely to go back

Thank Cjsmith570696belfast
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

Still today one of my favourite spots of all time! Great food, friendly staff, amazing atmosphere! Definitely recommend!

Thank jimmy_vella
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September 18, 2017|
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Response from Passioneyes | Reviewed this property |
To the best of my knowledge no as it only opens at 11.30.
July 18, 2017|
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Response from Gavyn81 | Reviewed this property |
The menu offers everything you would expect fish chicken steaks etc and is all priced inline from between 8 and 15 pounds roughly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12-14 Church Lane | BT1 4QN, Belfast BT1 4QN, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > Golden Mile
  • Neighborhood: Golden Mile
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9033 2445
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