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Maddens Bar

74 Berry Street, Belfast BT1 1FJ, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9446 2177
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Excellent bar

This great little bar is hidden behind Castle Court Shopping Mall. You have to press a buzzer to... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Irishmark2000
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London, United Kingdom
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AMAZING IRISH PUB & FANTASTIC BARSTAFF

Had a great time in this traditional Irish pub, the Guinness was absolutely the best tasting in... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
danmartinmc2017
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London, United Kingdom
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74 Berry Street, Belfast BT1 1FJ, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This great little bar is hidden behind Castle Court Shopping Mall. You have to press a buzzer to gain entry, a reminder of Belfast's troubled history. Inside are more reminders of the politics of the city, with Republican posters, Irish language signage and Irish memorabilia....More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had a great time in this traditional Irish pub, the Guinness was absolutely the best tasting in Belfast and I was served by a very friendly & welcoming bartender called Ciara so thank-you Ciara for the excellent service we received and no doubt will certainly...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

If we hadn't previously read some 'Visit Belfast' reviews about the best pubs in Belfast we would have missed this gem, or, walked straight past it! From the outside you could pre judge and perhaps not enter but that would be a big mistake. Inside...More

Thank peterhampton
Reviewed 20 March 2017

What a brilliant first time in Maddens bar, found it to be, warm and friendly. A great Irish bar, one definitely not to be missed!!

Thank jchangleng1
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Traditional Irish Bar. Lots to see, lots to drink and lots of people to talk to. Live traditional music some nights. A good place for a great pint of Guinness.

Thank Silchester_John
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Lovely small Irish pub near CastleCourt Shopping Centre. Often a trad session on here and great guinness too!

Thank smithers58
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Maddens was always a tight working class Belfast Bar and its standing as a place to visit for many visitors to Belfast has not changed that. No-mater who has owned it, Maddens remained unchanged over decades. Kept safe by one of the the City's finest...More

1  Thank Seafishtown
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

The young girl upstairs was very welcoming and friendly as she made sure we had a fantastic night 😀will definitely be back atmosphere was electric

2  Thank Brandon K
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

First visit with German friends looking for Craic and Irish music experience Did not disappoint Manager/owner one of the most pleasant I have ever met .

1  Thank DIEVERA
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

This is one the most traditional music pubs in Belfast. Bar on the ground floor with music and at least at on week-ends there is a bar on first floor also with traditional music. This is a must in Belfast. Check out their home page...More

1  Thank Masol1
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denimb54
Hello ! Do you have irish music this evening Friday 13rd of may ?
14 May 2016|
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Response from Dara H | Reviewed this property |
I'm unclear as to wether the question is directed at me or Maddens?
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