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Arthur House 41 Arthur Street, Belfast BT1 4GB, Northern Ireland
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (145 reviews)
“scones” (81 reviews)
“salads” (40 reviews)
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Irish, Cafe, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Arthur House 41 Arthur Street, Belfast BT1 4GB, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Food was ok, maybe even good. But, my god I wish I could say that the service matched it. Maybe it was a quiet day and the staff were just trying to keep themselves busy, but it was all we could do to hold onto...More

Thank Essexboyz123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enter on the ground floor, browse what the shop has to offer, then make it to the top floor for coffee, cake, exquisite salad combinations and excellent hot and cold food. Prices are fair/reasonable for the location. Takeaway option for cakes is available - the...More

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Avoca is one of my favourite lunch spots in Belfast. The duck leg salad was second to none and was great value for money (& surprisingly very filling for a salad!).

Thank charlottestravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was quite surprised at the quality of food that was prepared at this spot inside a quirky type of store.

Thank BigoBoca
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would come here a lot and the food is always very good but it is always very busy. It has a lovely atmosphere and is good for brunch or cake. My sister did complain that the coffee wasn't a good standard however I'm not...More

Thank jonathan w
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This really is a hidden gem... the cafe is above a shop, and from the street can go unnoticed. We grabbed a quick lunch at this cafe, however I wish we had, had time to sample the delicious looking cakes... the table next to us...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very impressive shop on ground floor with the Avoca clothes, toys and so much more! Upstairs to the restaurant and self service line. Very varied hot and cold food,salads, hot and cold drinks and no alcohol. My brown tuna baguette was well filled and delicious...More

Thank barbarajohnstone
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place from it's eclectic decor to it's utterly legendary carrot cake muffins - none better in the country (and I have looked and sampled!) Friendly staff and fruit packed elderflower presse - if you want quality adventurous food this is the place for...More

Thank Beverley D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Avoca with my mother bear in search of some light refreshments. It was quite busy, but we got a table and proceeded to watch the ladies who lunches while we drank our tea & are our scones. Lovely little place

Thank This_Couple_Creates
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Called for coffee and scones with a friend abd ended up with dessert as they are amazing. Lovely handy spot when shopping in belfast. Staff are nice and helpful too. Will be returning.

Thank LindsayLog
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Arthur House 41 Arthur Street, Belfast BT1 4GB, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > Golden Mile
  • Neighbourhood: Golden Mile
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This is an independent department store with a cafe restaurant upstairs
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