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The Grapevine

5 Pottingers Entry, Belfast BT1 4DT, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9023 8182
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (39 reviews)
“gumbo” (31 reviews)
“soups” (16 reviews)
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Irish, Cajun & Creole, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
5 Pottingers Entry, Belfast BT1 4DT, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

This is a wee gem of a restaurant for day time. Tasty, well cooked and good selection of imaginative food, perfect for a quick bite.

Thank jtme12
Reviewed 1 December 2016

This is my favourite cafe in Belfast to get a quick lunch while I am working. It has a good selection of hot and tasty food and never disappoints. Up until recently I would have rated it 5 stars as it was excellent value for...More

Thank gavinsmith82
Reviewed 21 November 2016

This is hands down the best working lunch spot in Belfast. The food is made fresh daily, with a range of standard menu options that warrant the out-door-queue. The best additional is hot, wholesome the daily specials (soups, sandwiches, hot pots) always with a little...More

1  Thank Dara H
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful food with quite a few Vegetarian options on the menu e.g. baguettes, toasties, soups, porridge, bagels, quesadillas, blackeyed pea and lentil gumbo. Today (3/11/16) I choose a daily special of spicy pinto-bean quesadilla with Swiss cheese, dressed side salad and coleslaw. The food was...More

Thank CiaraSlevin
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

I cannot properly put into words my love for this place. I eat here at least twice a week, as a gluten free customer I am made to feel so comfortable the staff have even gone as far as calling the head chef to make...More

1  Thank CarolineA95
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

A hidden gem. Great food. Great staff. Home cooked meals in a cozy cafe in a central location. Great prices and excellent value. Solid meal choices and options for all tastes. You can't go wrong. I had beef stew at 4 pounds. Excellent food.

Thank tinyark
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Good food, good value. Limited seating but on a nice day plenty of tables outside. Staff are always friendly. Recommend.

1  Thank smith891156
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We found this place on our way from Titanic Quarter to the Belfast city center. It's a nice place with gread food for reasonable prices, good value for money. Very pleasant service.

Thank Petr K
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Met a colleague for lunch, cafe was very busy but this wasn't an issue due to very efficient service. Tried the gumbo and it was great - will be back very soon

Thank C D
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Never fails to please - gumbo excellent value . American bagel is good. Peanut butter square yummy. Always a good value lunch . Staff friendly.

Thank angelaokane
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$5
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Pottingers Entry, Belfast BT1 4DT, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9023 8182
Casual Dining
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