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Badgers Bar

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Irish, Bar, British, Pub
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16-18 Orchard St Old City Centre, Derry, Northern Ireland
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
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66 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good service and food, although quite expensive. The place is comfortable and in a good location near to the shops, walls and other attractions

Thank Terri04
Beverly Hills, Florida
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38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this pub style restaurant on a cold, rainy night in November and loved it so much I put it on my must do list for this visit. great dinner and a pint once again. Friendly staff and locals.

Thank Barbara K
Belfast, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very central, very good pub grub, tasty and filling after a day of shopping and walking around the city! Something quite comforting about its unchanging ways, can always count on a good meal and a pint :)

Thank 27City_Girl
Derry, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to Badger's Bar on several occasions and have never been disappointed yet. Great choice of food from snacks to lunch time dinners. There is a great ambiance in Badgers and the staff is extremely helpful and friendly. There is a lot of memorabilia displayed on the walls giving you an insight of the city. If you like... More 

Thank mary m
Derry, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Family on holiday from England said they must have lunch in badgers before returning home. It's now part of their tourist attraction!

Thank 400Eilish
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33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Always love this place... great food and great atmosphere!!! Would recommend it for a pib grub type meal!!!

Thank emmajayne14
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40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

Always a great atmosphere whether in for lunch or evening before show in Millennium Forum. Great food. Delicious and good value.

Thank corr44
Macungie, Pennsylvania
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82 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

We stayed a night in Londonderry and Badgers was recommended to us as a place for dinner. The food was great and the crowd was fun. Ended up staying a bit longer for pints and good conversation with the locals.

Thank TimPickel
Chicago, IL
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93 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

Recommended to me by a Derry native, we were not disappointed. Very quaint pub, slightly more on the expensive side almost all mains around £10 for pub grub but good quality and there were loads of vegetarian options. I had a beef and guinness stew in a yorkshire pudding which was great and my friend had a vegetarian enchilada. We... More 

Thank Pinquino
Port Stephens NSW. Australia
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75 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

What a great place to relax after Walking the Derry Wall. Happy, friendly& most attentive staff who specialize in good PUB food plus choice of drinks. We found a nice spot upstairs , crowded with soccer fans watching Europoean Cup. I think this is what we all hope for when contemplating Ireland . Good pub to meet after "the Rugby"... More 

Thank Jaybee022

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Irish, Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 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
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16-18 Orchard St Old City Centre, Derry, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Londonderry  >  Derry

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?