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Muriels Cafe Bar

12-14 Church Lane | BT1 4QN, Belfast BT1 4QN, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9033 2445
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Irish, Bar, Cafe, European, Pub, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12-14 Church Lane | BT1 4QN, Belfast BT1 4QN, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were recommended to visit Muriel's by a server up at the Giant's Causeway. I was thinking it would be just another Irish pub and was in the mood for something different. But I agreed with my husband to at least have a drink here....More

Thank TweetieTravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always always always come here when in Belfast..! It's a must especially if your a gin drinker..! It's a little bit of quirky heaven. There's a good choice on the menu. No kids menu but plenty on it for choice. Although I never need the...More

Thank janeybobs19
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for some quiet drinks on a Sunday night. I was surprised how busy it was but the service was very attentive and quick. At first we weren't sure which cocktail to pick so asked for a reccomendation. Based on whether we liked fruity/sweet...More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located along a popular strip of bars, Muriel's serves the best old fashioned I've ever ordered. Despite the crowds, drinks are prepared quickly and expertly.

Thank David G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

called in for a business lunch / meeting 24th August. First floor table despite having no reservation. Extremely attentive, polite and unobtrusive waiter. food choice good, presented well, tasted great and very reasonably priced. tables far enough apart to allow for private conversation I imagine...More

Thank MatureCouple55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Were recommended this bar when visiting the sister pub The Spaniard down the road. The craic is some of the best I've found and the drinks are beautiful. Try the cosmopolitans and their sloe gin offerings for a great selection. We visited on a Wednesday...More

Thank Giles D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Where do I start? - The waiting staffs knowledge of gin and how best to complement each selection is simply outstanding. - the food is superb, well priced, superb portion sizes. For starters we had the duck spring rolls and wedges which were gorgeous with...More

Thank William S
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Organised a birthday dinner at this location. Really good occasion. Very impressed from my initial booking until we left this was a great experience. The food was excellent drink was reasonably priced, staff were friendly and helpful plus the atmosphere in the place was great....More

Thank Passioneyes
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Drinks always spot on. Fantastic atmosphere in the evenings and more chilled out during the day. Quirky wee spot!

Thank JulzyI
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this little gem whilst walking the city. Quirky interior both up and down. Busy, fun bar downstairs and cute comfy chairs upstairs for relaxing with friends

Thank Tom Q
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Response from Louise K | Reviewed this property |
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18 July 2017|
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Response from Gavyn81 | Reviewed this property |
The menu offers everything you would expect fish chicken steaks etc and is all priced inline from between 8 and 15 pounds roughly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12-14 Church Lane | BT1 4QN, Belfast BT1 4QN, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > Golden Mile
  • Neighbourhood: Golden Mile
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9033 2445
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