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EastSide Visitor Centre

Closes in 24 min: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Help after accident on Bicycle

A big thankyou to the Manager of the café in the East Side Visitor Centre who immediately came to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Belfast, United Kingdom
Coffee and treats

A lovely spot for coffee and treats. Very friendly staff and tasty coffee. Popular place with a... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
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  • Very good11%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“east belfast”(7 reviews)
“cs lewis”(4 reviews)
“van morrison”(2 reviews)
EastSide Visitor Centre is your gateway to east Belfast. Packed full of information on EastSide's key attractions, famous faces and places, come in and sample local delicacies from JACK Coffee Bar and discover all that's on offer in EastSide.
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402 Newtownards Road, Belfast BT4 1HH, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9045 8114
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A big thankyou to the Manager of the café in the East Side Visitor Centre who immediately came to my assistance after I fell from my bicycle. Within seconds he was rendering first aid after I badly cut my nose and mouth. He helped clean...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

A lovely spot for coffee and treats. Very friendly staff and tasty coffee. Popular place with a lovely buzz.

1  Thank Beehiverocks
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Popped in after being told how good it was. The first floor was good but when we got to the second floor it was shut with a sign on the door saying meeting in progress no access. Why not have a sign on the grounds...More

1  Thank Laurence B
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Had a nice latte and scone before starting out trek on the Van Morrison Trail. Warm and welcoming staff. Thanks!

1  Thank celtica98
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Great place to stop off for coffee when doing Comber Greenway walk into Belfast City centre. Scones are delicious. Friendly staff and lots of information available as to what is on locally.

1  Thank Carrybo_gal
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

We had taken the dog for a walk around Victoria Park for a bit of variety and as we had seen the sign saying “CS Lewis Square 1km”, decided to continue our walk that far. I wanted to see the sculptures (and the beautiful visitor...More

1  Thank Freyton
Reviewed 5 March 2018

This small visitor centre is part of the urban regeneration in east Belfast and combines a cafe with cultural material related to the district. There are good photographs of individuals with links to east Belfast, folk like Van Morrison, George Best and, of course, C.S....More

1  Thank plymouth
Reviewed 25 February 2018

This place has a fantastic wee coffee, which i had the pleasure of sampling today! A brownie and a cup of tea went down a real treat! Beautiful building and a busy place which means it is very popular! It's unique to the cs Lewis...More

1  Thank T5562SWsam
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Glad we stumbled into this place after a visit to the next door CS Lewis Square. This creative space would make a terrific coffee spot, if that was all that it was built for. But combine that with a wonderful gallery space showcasing local talent,...More

Thank Wes T
Reviewed 17 October 2017

i went to eastside for a light snack after a gym class andto pick up forms .i ordered americano and a sausage roll.i recieved the coffee when i said i was waiting on food the guy said oh the sasage roll,approx 5 mins later i...More

Thank darrierob
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