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The Crown Liquor Saloon

) #32 of 828 Restaurants in Belfast $$ - $$$ Irish, , British
46 Great Victoria Street, Belfast BT2 7BA, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9024 3187
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“irish stew” (106 reviews)
“private booths” (113 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
46 Great Victoria Street, Belfast BT2 7BA, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 3,612 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We came late on a Friday night, so we unfortunately did not get to sit downstairs in the amazing bar, but we did head to the restaurant upstairs. We had to wait, which was a little odd, as there were plenty of open tables, but...More

Thank Amanda K
Reviewed 2 days ago

beautiful saloon with private booths from another time, will return, across street from europa and v close to best chinese restaurant ever

Thank 58bridget
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great old bar for a great pint of Guinness. I have had many a great pint here and hope to be here again very soon!

Thank Willy C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great bar with lots of history.if you want to people watch,it's the spot to do it.all the greatest and best have been seen in Crown.plus they pull a good pint.

Reviewed 3 days ago

We booked in for dinner at this bar weeks ahead of our visit, so we were very excited to arrive and finally see the incredible decor. We were then disappointed to be directed upstairs for our dinner reservation, to an adequate but unexciting pub room...More

1  Thank HelenSC
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Crown is one of Belfast's oldest pubs. The architectural appointments are sumptuous! Good service at the bar. We enjoyed dinner upstairs in the dining room and found the prices quite reasonable.

Thank ModestoLori
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A must see pub. Beautiful and with great staff. We were lucky to get a private cublicle when a reservation didn't turn up, the bat staff are just great!

Thank AngieJV
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Arranged to meet an old work colleague in here as a middle ground rendez vous. It's right opposite the Europa Hotel and unmissable. It must be one of, if not the, oldest bar in Belfast. Now owned by the National Trust, I have never been...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stop for a pint or a meal. I did not eat here but several folks seemed to enjoy their meals. It is pretty hard to miss this place even if you don't drink . It is lovely

Thank zuni P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Popped in for a drink during our short stay in Belfast on the recommendation of our tour guide. The Crown is exactly what a traditional Irish pub should be - very ornate with all of the original features left as they should be. From the...More

Thank Calvinclean
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
What time does it open on Saturdays
9 May 2017|
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Response from General Manager A | Property representative |
Hi there, We open at 11:30am every day except Sundays where it is 12:30pm. Thanks for getting in touch. Andy
Is the Restaurant across the street from the saloon ? I f so does it have its own web site ?
25 July 2016|
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Response from Flossy491 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I'm not sure
Hi is it recommended for dinner on a Saturday night or best for just drinks ? Thanks Helen
11 April 2016|
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Response from cjmPhoenix | Reviewed this property |
We had lunch there and the food was okay. I would think that Saturday night is going to be very busy and the staff will be focused on drinking customers. I'd plan a drink there and dinner somewhere else. If you want to go... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Great Victoria Street, Belfast BT2 7BA, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > Golden Mile
  • Neighbourhood: Golden Mile
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9024 3187
  • E-mail
You will find The Crown Liquor Saloon in Belfast within a short stroll of Europa Hotel, Grosvenor Road and Glengall Street - however, you won't find another like it.Step in to discover a traditional pub of unique character, revered for its eclectic range of real ales and its heartily classic pub food, which are served, as they should be, with a generous measure of famous Irish hospitality.The Crown Liquor Saloon is one of many rare gems in the Nicholson's collection of great pubs, reputed for their distinctive buildings, intriguing history and vibrant atmosphere.
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