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The Chubby Cherub

49A Upper Arthur Street, Belfast BT1 4GJ, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9031 2964
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (182 reviews)
“crostini” (21 reviews)
“crab risotto” (19 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
49A Upper Arthur Street, Belfast BT1 4GJ, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 805 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We had booked the Chubby Cherub for 8 people after two people had recommended it to us and it was lovely. Very cute wee place but food and service was great. A special mention to the waitress who ran across the road to the other...More

Thank Dottie H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a lovely dining experience. The food was good and the staff could not have been more attentive. Would definitely recommend this restaurant.

Thank Ger W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What a fantastically cosy little restaurant in the heart of the city centre. We both had fantastic pizzas and lovely wine. Staff are very welcoming and attentive. Looking forward to returning many times more to sample the rest of the super menu.

Thank Holly D
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a very enjoyable meal in the Chubby Cherub last Saturday evening, we shared a starter of breads with olives and delicious dressings, had the Risotto for mains which was very tasty and the tirmasu was the nicest I hav ever had, staff were very...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely one of the best meals I have ever had! Do not miss this quaint spot in Belfast it is fabulous!! It’s small so be the first to get here for lunch or dinner but do not miss it. The staff is fabulous and the...More

Thank Colleen H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Top class experience. Lovely ambience with superb food. Staff were very welcoming and attentive.(Gina) Will definitely return and recommend to friends visiting Belfast. One of the nicest Italian restaurants we have visited.

Thank Discerningchap4
A TripAdvisor Member
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I keep coming back to this place whenever I can, for the past years! It’s just super cute, the food is amazing and the staff super friendly. All of their dishes are to die for, prices are fair and you can really enjoy a cute...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a beautiful restaurant. I honestly cannot fault this establishment. Having found this eatery via TripAdvisor I was hoping it would be as good as people portrayed and it exceeded my expectations. We asked for a table that wasn't too close to others as from...More

Thank LMC4405
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just brilliant...you have to eat here if you are in Belfast. Never had italian this good. I have to come back to Belfast just to eat here again at least once more in this lifetime. Loved the herb gnomic and the classic Italian bruchetta❤️

Thank Appreciator9
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came to celebrate my birthday with my boyfriend and had such a great time. The starters and main courses were so tasty and fresh. The service was great and we would definitely come back.

Thank Aideen L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49A Upper Arthur Street, Belfast BT1 4GJ, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9031 2964
  • E-mail
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