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The Spaniard

3 Skipper Street, Belfast BT1 2DZ, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9023 2448
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible10%
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“small pub” (4 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
3 Skipper Street, Belfast BT1 2DZ, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed February 18, 2018

My boyfriend and I came here around 4:30pm on a Saturday and it was already packed and had live music going. The music (Jackie Rainey) was great and could be heard right when you walked in. The band was upstairs so we headed straight up...More

Thank alexandra577
Reviewed February 12, 2018

It was a really cold day but this pub was just so cosy and welcoming that we happily stayed for a few hours. It was really packed at different times while we were there but we got a good seat so we were able to...More

Thank Beanie14
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

There's a fabulous atmosphere in this little pub and it really is little! You'll be very fortunate if you get a seat but it's very enjoyable nevertheless. The staff are friendly and welcoming.

Thank 2020vision
LesleyRush, Manager at The Spaniard, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2018

Gla to hear you enjoyed your recent visit! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

Loved this tiny bar probably not good for a large group of people as it only sits about 15 any more might be a bit of a squeeze

Thank Stephen e
Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

This is the second time I have found myself relaxing in this intimate pub having a quiet beer. When visiting Belfast it is well worth stopping here for a relaxing beverage and taking in the atmosphere of this little gem!

Thank Grant S
Reviewed January 9, 2018

We stumbled in around 3pm, it was not busy however the seating is VERY LIMITED and 15 people will make it look crowded in here. The staff were friendly and rather knowledgeable which was great. The cocktail was great although we couldn't remember which one...More

Thank Ryan T
LesleyRush, Manager at The Spaniard, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2018

Hi Ryan, thanks for your review and glad to hear you had a great time!

Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

Not a bad wee pub. ..don't know that I would like to be there when it's busy but was great to have a quick drink in

Thank myrtle c
LesleyRush, Manager at The Spaniard, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2018

Hi, thanks for your review and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed January 4, 2018

good staff, good choice of drinks but for god sake sort the heating out even the staff had coats on!!! FREEZING

Thank sunshine1338
LesleyRush, Manager at The Spaniard, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2018

Hi there, thanks for leaving us a review! Unfortunately that week both our heaters broke within the space of 2 days! You'll be glad to hear they have both been replaced and it is nice and toasty again!

Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

When we went inside, all the people started looking us weirdly (I was over eighteen). Suddenly a person from the staff came and kicked us out because he said I couldn’t wear a trousers tracksuit (when more people in the pub were wearing one). Ridiculous...More

1  Thank OscrS88
Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

This is a warm cosy place to hang out with friends. Unusual decor is fun to see but atmosphere is good and live music is a bonus.

Thank cyberdenzi
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Jimmy F
May 23, 2016|
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Response from cazbatt | Reviewed this property |
They serve cocktails both upstairs and downstairs - we thought it was much more fun upstairs though - it's a bit weird in a fabulous quirky way!! Enjoy.
December 28, 2014|
Response from Suporto | Reviewed this property |
Website says open till 1 AM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $30
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Skipper Street, Belfast BT1 2DZ, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9023 2448
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