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The Northern Whig

) #152 of 828 Restaurants in Belfast $$ - $$$ , ,
2-10 Bridge Street, Belfast BT1 1LU, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9050 9888
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
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Open Now
10:00 - 23:30All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2-10 Bridge Street, Belfast BT1 1LU, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 498 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

As stated bland, badly cooked pub grub served by courteous staff in pleasant surroundings. Plenty of far better alternatives in the area Avoid!

Thank BelfastMicky
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Northern Whig has a relaxed, up-scale type feel. Every my friends and I had from the menu was delicious - right temperature and beautiful taste/flavor. I especially loved the bread served with the soup and the chocolate lava cake type dessert. Our server, Lauren,...More

Thank worldtraveleraj
TheHoratioGroup, Manager at The Northern Whig, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hey We just wanted to take the time to thank you for taking the time to leave us such a fantastic review. We are delighted you enjoyed your time with us as much as you did. We will be sure to pass on all your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is definitely a place you want to visit to have some good food and a few good drinks. We had a waitress named Hannah who was also excellent, which certainly added to our great experience. They have a specialty with regard to gin drinks...More

Thank Tom V
TheHoratioGroup, Manager at The Northern Whig, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hey We just wanted to take the opportunity to thank you for taking the time to leave us such a great review. We have passed on your feedback to Hannah and she was delighted that you had mentioned her. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I held a door collection in the Northern Whig this evening for charity. The door staff were fantastic, very professional and very friendly. They were extremely helpful to myself, customers and passing members of the public. It was really nice to see door staff having...More

Thank Nikki M
TheHoratioGroup, Manager at The Northern Whig, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hey What a pleasure to read such a fantastic review, thank you for taking the time to tell us about your recent visit with us. We hope to see you again soon The Northern Whig Management Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good, not great, but ok for the price. Very friendly staff. Very, very noisy place. I liked the interior of the bar.

Thank Karin K
TheHoratioGroup, Manager at The Northern Whig, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hey We would like to thank you for taking the time to leave us a review as we appreciate all feedback from our customers. We hope to see you again soon The Northern Whig Management Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The receptionist at our hotel (Premier Inn Cathedral Quarter) recommended The Northern Whig for dinner. Without a doubt, this is one of the best restaurants I have ever visited. From the time we arrived at the front door to the time we left the restaurant,...More

Thank Flowerbomb777
TheHoratioGroup, Manager at The Northern Whig, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hey We just wanted to send a word of thanks for taking the time to leave us such a great review. We are delighted you enjoyed it as much as you did. We hope to see you again soon The Northern Whig Management Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Right across the road from our Hotel in the Cathedral Quarter..good atmosphere, very nice food and plenty of choice. The service was good and we must've enjoyed it because we ate there twice in one week! lol With so many places to choose from, this...More

Thank NorthofTheWall
TheHoratioGroup, Manager at The Northern Whig, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Many thanks for taking the time to leave us such a great review regarding your recent visit with us. We are delighted you enjoyed it as much as you did. Many Thanks The Northern Whig Management Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Meal for 4; 1 starter, 4 x main & dessert, 2 rounds of drinks £102, excellent value. The food was perfect. Our waitress was Lucy and she was very polite, helpful, attentive and thankfully not at the table every 2 minuets asking if everything is...More

Thank John R
TheHoratioGroup, Manager at The Northern Whig, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback on your recent visit with ourselves and we are delighted you enjoyed it as much as you did. Look forward to seeing you again soon The Northern Whig Management Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just out for a walk and found the Northern Whig. Great service from Lisa and Mirel. Steak sandwich and Korean chicken were excellent. Cosmo and Margarita topped off a perfect meal.

Thank Craig M
TheHoratioGroup, Manager at The Northern Whig, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a great review. We are delighted you enjoyed both the food and service. Hope to see you again soon The Northern Whig Mangement Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chanced on this establishment whilst walking between St. Anne's Cathedral and St. George's Church. Greeted by a friendly Bar Manager who found us a table for four. Menu very good and prices reasonable when compared to other establishments in Belfast. Nice relaxed lunch and staff...More

Thank robboWicklow
TheHoratioGroup, Manager at The Northern Whig, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey What a pleasure to read such a great review from yourself. We are delighted you enjoyed your time with us as much as you did. Hope to see you again soon The Northern Whig Management Team

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jademc26
Will they cater for my 4 year old daughter?
1 May 2017|
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Response from TheHoratioGroup | Property representative |
Hi, Yes, lot's of families call with us. We do have high chairs, children's menu etc., and our staff will be happy to do what they can to make your visit an enjoyable one.
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Jimmy F
£4 cocktails.is there a certain time of day from Monday to Friday that this is the price ?. please advise. jimmy
23 April 2016|
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Response from TheHoratioGroup | Property representative |
Hi Jimmy. Thanks for your enquiry. We have just reopened after a month long refurbishment and the £4 happy hour isn't on at the minute unfortunately. We do have a new drinks list and food menus which im sure you would enjoy... More
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Jimmy F
hi. the offer of £4 cocktails. is there a certain time of the day from Monday to Friday that this is the price ?. was looking to try your bar out for them.
23 April 2016|
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Response from TheHoratioGroup | Property representative |
Hello Jimmy, Many thanks for your enquiry regarding the £4 cocktails this was an offer we had before we were renovated. This offer is no longer applicable but we have some fantastic new cocktails so feel free to come on... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$22
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 01:00
Thursday
12:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:30
Saturday
10:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-10 Bridge Street, Belfast BT1 1LU, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9050 9888
  • E-mail
Description
Situated at the entrance to the Cathedral Quarter, The Northern Whig provides a memorable dining and drinking experience in the heart of Belfast. With a blend of luxury, comfort and glamour the Whig is dedicated to bringing you the best that Belfast has to offer in all aspects of hospitality with the best in local cuisine and specialist cocktails. We want you to feel at ease and relax. Dine with us, we're open seven days a week from brunch until evening or peruse our extensive list of tipples including our expertly mixed "Cathedral Quarter Cocktails".
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