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5 Pottingers Entry, Belfast BT1 4DT, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9023 8182
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (40 reviews)
“soups” (15 reviews)
“chilli” (18 reviews)
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Irish, Cajun & Creole, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
5 Pottingers Entry, Belfast BT1 4DT, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed September 23, 2016

Good food, good value. Limited seating but on a nice day plenty of tables outside. Staff are always friendly. Recommend.

1  Thank smith891156
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

We found this place on our way from Titanic Quarter to the Belfast city center. It's a nice place with gread food for reasonable prices, good value for money. Very pleasant service.

Thank Petr K
Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

Met a colleague for lunch, cafe was very busy but this wasn't an issue due to very efficient service. Tried the gumbo and it was great - will be back very soon

Thank C D
Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Never fails to please - gumbo excellent value . American bagel is good. Peanut butter square yummy. Always a good value lunch . Staff friendly.

Thank angelaokane
Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

Nice lunch, try to go at least once a week. For veggies, does a great Black Eyed Pea and Lentil Gumbo! Reasonably price with Gumbo and a drink costing £5. Can sit in or take away. Has outside sitting area for those rare sunny Belfast...More

Thank Glen C
Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

Without doubt best lunch in Belfast for a fiver . Consistently good despite the fact there is always something new, weird and wonderful on the menu. Breakfast bagel is always the winner

1  Thank Matches_Malone00
Reviewed June 6, 2016

This is one of those side street / alleyway little cafes that don't usually attract my attention. This one did, as I would eat everything on the menu. No odd balls here - although some unusual mixtures, but although I didn't try everything, it was...More

2  Thank Jim C
Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

I visited at lunchtime and was met by a quaint little building with cosy yet spacious interior. There was quite a queue but this rapidly disappeared. I had the Moroccan butternut squash stew with fresh bread. Not only was the stew great the bread was...More

1  Thank Zak W
Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Called in today for lunch whilst shopping in Belfast. This is a small place with a very friendly and helpful staff. The menu was varied and reasonably priced for a city centre establishment. The food was delicious. My daughter and I had beef and rosemary...More

Thank footballmollie
Reviewed March 22, 2016

We went here due to a recommendation on the Gumbo. But I wasn't so sure about all that since I'm a bit of a food snob when it comes to food originating from the South ;)...I promise to try it next time. I got the...More

1  Thank Phoebe P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $5
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Pottingers Entry, Belfast BT1 4DT, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9023 8182
Casual Dining
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