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The Other Place

79 Botanic Avenue, Belfast BT7 1JL, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9024 9709
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good20%
  • Average14%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible19%
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Irish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
79 Botanic Avenue, Belfast BT7 1JL, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Breakfast its always good. Food is up to standard and well presented. Usually staff are great... There for I decided to try dinner. A bit disappointing to be honest. The 2 young ladies where great. But I believe they can do it even better. The...More

Thank Jackielyn R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the moment we walked in the staff were just great; friendly and attentive...especially a server called Aine! The menu was massive and had a brilliant offer on for 2 courses for £9.95 so we opted for that. The food was brilliant value for money...More

Thank Nora D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited here for the first time on a night out with friends. Was told to expect a decent meal for a good price. I was well impressed the staff were wonderful and the food was lovely. Also the portions were pretty generous for the...More

Thank Poppinsocks90
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Vegetable Soup and a toasted Double Decker sandwich well filled with Chicken and Bacon go nicely together. Nice, active, Restaurant, with good friendly service

Thank Mo_DaW171
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a group of us normally frequent here for lunch, and everything is normally ok, as there is 1 or 2 nice staff, but today was by far the worst experience we have ever had. there was a deal on 'beef/chicken burger with chunky chips and...More

Thank derryman02
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Have been to eat here a few times. And each time I have been the staff have been nothing short of rude and sloppy. I was sat in a booth near the front door and could hear what seemed to be the manager who was...More

Thank Callum H
Reviewed 3 March 2018

No swaps, so it doesn't matter if you don't like our grim af soda bread, you cant swap it for a potato bread. After all that you only put half the number of eggs ordered into the dish, and they're still mainly raw. this is...More

Thank mt0244
Reviewed 19 February 2018

I have visited here a few times and always enjoy their cooked breakfasts and omelets. It has a lovely relaxed atmosphere and the staff are nice and friendly.

Thank Rachel T
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Came here for breakfast after a night out. I got a milkshake and it was awesome! Hands down it was so good. I think I got sandwich with fries it was nice too but it went down really well with that milkshake. The restaurant was...More

Thank AMystry20
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Used to frequent the other place quiet a lot although it went downhill and I never went back. Thought I’d give it a try today for brunch. Me and my partner ordered the big fry. It was the worst fry I’ve ever tasted. The potato...More

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Maureen R
21 March 2017|
Response from Richard W | Property representative |
Hi Maureen, we take walk ins however booking is recommended on this very busy day for us. Call us 02890 249709 or drop a PM on the Facebook page and a member of staff will confirm for you. Regards The Other Place
Scott M
21 March 2017|
Response from Richard W | Property representative |
Hi Scott, if you speak with the front of house team on arrival they will inform the chef on duty and he will give you a selection of vegan options that will be cooked specially for your order. Regards The Other Place
18 February 2017|
Response from Richard W | Property representative |
Hi Cathy, you can just walk in no need to book unless of course its for more the 4 people. Best regards The Other Place
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$22
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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
Situated in the heart of Botanic Ave we are the ideal location for breakfast, lunch, dinner or a quick cup of tea or coffee and a snack. With a relaxed, casual decor we offer a unpretentious restaurant serving a comfort food menu with a friendly atmosphere. Enjoy a mixture of dishes from traditional, cooked breakfasts, to fresh soups, sandwiches, wraps, homemade burgers, steaks, fajitas, pastas and many other mouth-watering dishes. We are famous for our value for money menu and you can B.Y.O bottle *we won’t even charge you a corkage fee!). We have a list of daily specials on the blackboard and there is always amazing deals available every all day every day. With bottomless tea and filter coffee, free wifi, its means your money goes much further. All the above with our “ Always Cooked Fresh “ policy we sure this is sure to appeal to everyone.
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