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The Other Place

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Queen's Quarter
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79 Botanic Avenue, Belfast BT7 1JL, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9024 9709
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10:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 21:00
Fri 09:00 - 21:00
Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We Went there to have dinner with friends, we ordered pancakes with some extra bacon ... the food was ok if the price that say on the menu was real but wasn't it ... we ordered extra bacon and the price should be 99p but after we were charged 2£ for a tiny portion and one more pound for some... More 

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Thank Irene B
Richard W, Manager at The Other Place, responded to this review

Dear Customer, thank you for taking the time to post a review on Tripadvisor and I personally disappointed that on this occasion it was not a positive one. We have recently introduced a New Menu based on customer feedback where you have the option to "Build Your Own" so if you don't see a option that you like from our... More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I had the 10oz steak meal which not only was great value but delicious. A big bonus is byo and no corkage charge. Staff are amazing.

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Thank susanmaxwell2016
Belfast, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Visited for lunch on the 15th of January, quirky design which I liked. Greeted within seconds at the door by a lovely lady who seated us. It was quite busy but not full- despite this our order was taken very promptly by a friendly waiter. We shared breaded mushrooms to start- other restaurants breaded mushrooms tend to be watery, have... More 

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Thank Amy406-95
Belfast, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

Nice home-cooked meal, amazing price. Nice server and good atmosphere. I ordered the chicken fajita and my boyfriend ordered the rump steak. Altogether it came to around £14. You couldn't eat out and get a deal like that unless it was fast food! It is also BYOB! ** In the picture I was awaiting the chicken filling. The chicken arrived... More 

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Thank Blonde2014
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Popped in here the other day for some brunch as they had a "January Sale" on. I had a triple pancake stack with maple syrup, a sausage, a piece of bacon and an egg for just £2.95! Outstanding value! Will be back!

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Thank Matt G
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Been eating out with friends in the other place for a while now, maybe twice a month, tried most of the menu and what I can say is the food and service are consistently good...for the money! Something people who gave this wee restaurant a low score fail to take into account. Friendly staff,A starter,main,desert and bottomless coke for under... More 

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Thank Gary M
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

A definite 5/5 Food is delicious, staff couldn't be more helpful and pleasant. Already picked out the next meal for our next visit. Free drink top-ups are also available.

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Thank A_M_a_c_2200000
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

I just visited The Other Place for the second time and they did not disappoint. We were greeted on arrival by one of the waitresses who explained that they were running a sale menu through the month of January!! Unbelievable! The food could not be faulted. Service was quick and polite as always. I will definitely be back again.

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Thank pennyglasses
belfast
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

We arrived for the Xmas liquid lunch which I had ore booked. I had not one phone call to say that my deposit had not been paid but 2 calls even though each time I gave my full card details and was told. That the deposit had gone through. When I arrived today the manager Richard spoke to me today... More 

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Thank foferbelfast
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

I have been here quite a few times since I discovered it a few months ago and I can't fault it yet. Staff are so accommodating and friendly I have tried different things on menu and enjoyed them all the prices are great to and the deals are brill. In going to the place I have found out that it's... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$12
Cuisine
British
Meals
Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
09:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79 Botanic Avenue, Belfast BT7 1JL, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > Queen's Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: Queen's Quarter
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9024 9709
Description
The Other Place has been in the heart of Botanic for the last 15 years. It is the home of the TOP breakfast fry, great quality lunches and value for money evening meals with a no corkage charge on Bring Your Own. Call us to book a birthday, special event or big family night out as we can seat up to 20 people at a time.

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