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The Cardan Bar and Grill

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
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41 Railway Street, Lisburn BT28 1XP, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9267 8065
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Today
10:30 - 00:00
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All hours
Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 23:00
Mon - Wed 10:30 - 00:00
Thu - Sat 10:30 - 01:30
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was excellent, staff efficient, friendly and not overbearing. Highly recommend. Any special I have tried has been exceptional.

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1 Thank ciaran906
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Went mid week Good they served at 8pm Two mains lamb and steak Lamb lovely with nice flavours but very small 2 tiny pieces of lamb . Steak lovely more chips please Just the decor is not inviting at all Good value

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Thank Angela Q
Lisburn, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Went here for dinner for first time last week. The service was very slow and the food just average. I was disappointed as I had read other reviews and based on this had decided to try Cardan . It was very busy so maybe this had something to do with the service. Disappointed.

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Thank peppa2015
Belfast, United Kingdom
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1,021 reviews
426 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 417 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

I decided to have a wee aperitif before my dinner. The Cardan has a great location and the staff are great. Good drinks prices and well laid out. Worth checking out.

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1 Thank BelfastFoodTravelMan
Lisburn, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Cardan is very very good, the food is really good quality and absolutely delicious and with the meal deal it's excellent value. Staff are pleasant and helpful too.Highly recommended !!

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1 Thank Gina W
Lisburn, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Absolutely fabulous Sunday lunch today, staff were lovely and food excellent. Looking forward to going back next Sunday.

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1 Thank Elma36
Lisburn, United Kingdom
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96 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

I know Lisburn fairly well, however this was my first time ever eating out on a Sunday evening in the city. We started with the prawn arancini to share and it was well presented and very good. For the mains I had the chicken risotto and my girlfriend had the BBQ spare ribs both of which were also very tasty... More 

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1 Thank Allovertheplace2013
Belfast
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We moved to Lisburn a couple of years ago and have eaten in most places in the town. The Carden is the best by far in terms of service and value for money. The meal deals cannot be beaten, and the quality of the food you get far exceeds what you pay! Particularly recommend the steaks, ribs, burgers and salt... More 

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1 Thank JC000
Nashville
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

This was my second visit in 2 weeks and I'm sure I'll be back again soon. Food was delicious and such a choice on both the regular menu and specials both nights. Both times I opted for the specials. First time I had the chicken satay spring rolls and a duck for main with all the trimmings and the chocolate... More 

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1 Thank Karen B
Lisburn, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

One of the best bar , bistros in Lisburn. Good food at reasonable prices. Welcoming staff and a warm friendly atmosphere. Menu can be a bit limited but food is if a high quality.

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1 Thank stephenlbe

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$28
Cuisine
Bar, British, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 00:00
Thursday
10:30 - 01:30
Friday
10:30 - 01:30
Saturday
10:30 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Railway Street, Lisburn BT28 1XP, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Lisburn
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9267 8065

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?