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The Cardan Bar and Grill

) #9 of 77 Restaurants in Lisburn $$ - $$$ , British,
41 Railway Street, Lisburn BT28 1XP, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9267 8065
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
41 Railway Street, Lisburn BT28 1XP, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

I eat here quite often as i live in Lisburn. Not a great deal of tables so advise booking for weekends. Food is excellent and very good menu choice. Service has always been good. Eating area is at left side of the bar but is...More

1  Thank Jenny60268
Reviewed February 16, 2017

Very pleasantly surprised to find a good quality restaurant in Lisburn as we were passing through last Sunday. Had venison & port pie & was delicious & something different to the norm on other menus. Good service, thanks!

1  Thank Iloveholidays76
Reviewed January 17, 2017

Poor Service, cramped small tables, food just okay and can be slow to serve. Had a waiter who tried to convince me that Bourbon is a Scottish whiskey and insisted on trying to charge for it even though it was sent back, accompanied by tutting...More

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Jon P, Owner at The Cardan Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded January 20, 2017

Ahhhh...the joys of TA, the mightiest of them all when it comes to high quality controls and algorithms..... In days gone by TA had a slightly more open view to reviewers and venues. Reviews would be posted and if you could substantiate a reason for...More

Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful food.Hot.clean.flavoursome.well garnished.very good food over.no need for far too many items on menu.condensed.which is perfect.you could have chosen anything.lovely setting.good Ambience.Everything ticks the boxes.looking forward to my next visit. Steven Pollock(chef)

1  Thank Steven P
Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

The place is amazing, friendly staff, management and the decor is lovely. Ideal for lunch, dinner, a quick pint or a night out, but...... Called down one even literally just off the train from work and was gonna grab a pint and some grub off...More

1  Thank Jonny M
Reviewed January 4, 2017

Visited recently for dinner having not been in over a year. The menu and food have really improved. The £16 main course and drink is great. The service was good for how busy it was so hats off to them. Although seating is cramped and...More

1  Thank meestawhips
Reviewed November 29, 2016 via mobile

Food was excellent, staff efficient, friendly and not overbearing. Highly recommend. Any special I have tried has been exceptional.

1  Thank ciaran906
Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Went mid week Good they served at 8pm Two mains lamb and steak Lamb lovely with nice flavours but very small 2 tiny pieces of lamb . Steak lovely more chips please Just the decor is not inviting at all Good value

Thank Angela Q
Reviewed October 26, 2016

Went here for dinner for first time last week. The service was very slow and the food just average. I was disappointed as I had read other reviews and based on this had decided to try Cardan . It was very busy so maybe this...More

1  Thank peppa2015
Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

I decided to have a wee aperitif before my dinner. The Cardan has a great location and the staff are great. Good drinks prices and well laid out. Worth checking out.

1  Thank BelfastFoodTravelMan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $32
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:30 am - 12:00 am
10:30 am - 12:00 am
10:30 am - 12:00 am
10:30 am - 1:30 am
10:30 am - 1:30 am
10:30 am - 1:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Railway Street, Lisburn BT28 1XP, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Lisburn
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9267 8065
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