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Robinsons Bar and Bistro

38-40 Great Victoria Street, Belfast BT2 7BA, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9024 7447
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“shepherds pie” (15 reviews)
“fish and chips” (33 reviews)
“steak” (32 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
38-40 Great Victoria Street, Belfast BT2 7BA, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

Stopped off for a bite to eat after a day of touring the city and I was not disappointed. It is a lovely setting and the food was spot on. I had a steak pie and it was easily one of the best meals out...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank FionaM9689
Reviewed 6 days ago

12 former work colleagues out for a Christmas get together. Couldn't have been better! Booking and organising was made so easy by Alex, very friendly and helpful. We ate in the Bistro. The staff were excellent! We booked for 1pm and were still there at...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Explorer225582
Reviewed 6 days ago

Saturday evening meal [table booked] piping hot food, excellent service, pleasant staff, good menu. Without fault enjoy it every time we visit Belfast

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank thebluedoors
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Food is very good, varied menu and pleasant surroundings. Only downside was the service, very slow. I had to go looking for someone to take our order. Main course took a long time to arrive.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 850desd
Reviewed 6 days ago

I had never known there was a restaurant upstairs but now I know I will definitely be using it quite often. We were there for the pre-theatre menu which isn't as extensive as the main menu but it is cheaper. There was plenty to choose...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ZCBill
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently visited the bar on the top floor of Robinson's known as the 'pool loft'. Where do I start with the poor service and poor quality all around? The pool queues are poor quality and nearly all badly warped, with at least four of the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank fritldoid81
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were recommended Robinson’s for food and was not disappointed, the food and cocktails were fab and very reasonable. The staff were friendly, would definitely recommend this place for food.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We traveled to Belfast for my husband's work. The first night we all ate at Robinson's. Thank goodness this restaurant didn't set the tone for the rest of the trip because it was awful. We had a large group with reservations made well in advance....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MenderB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just called in for a bite to eat on the way back to the airport, we have eaten here in the past and the food was great. We chose the stew which came quickly and was red hot. It tasted sublime. This is a traditional...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank YorkTed
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to Robinsons for Lunch with work colleagues. From we sat down in restuarant we waited 90 mins on food. When it arrived it was lovely. In the bar downstairs at one stage there was only 2 barmen and the place was packed. empty glasses...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BelfastClarkey
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September 24, 2018|
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Response from johncb7 | Reviewed this property |
Not aware of a time limit for the restaurant which is uipstairs from the bar.
April 14, 2018|
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Response from beurwolf | Reviewed this property |
Suggest you contact the bar for their dress code
January 18, 2017|
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Response from manager614 | Property representative |
Food is served in the bar Sunday to Thursday 12-8pm & Friday and Saturday 12-5pm. Our Bistro serves food until 9pm daily. Check out the website for details of menus etc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38-40 Great Victoria Street, Belfast BT2 7BA, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9024 7447
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