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Lavery's Bar

Open Now: 11:30 am - 1:30 am
Open today: 11:30 am - 1:30 am
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There are lots of seats here and different floors (including pool on the top floor). Staff are... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
My kind of place

A large venue, with a couple of rooms and levels, including a rather cool beer garden, Lavery's is... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Kernan A
Galway, Ireland
via mobile
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Lavery's is Belfast's oldest family-owned pub, at the heart of the city's social life for almost 100 years. Perfectly located a short distance from both the city centre and the vibrant Queen's Quarter, it's a versatile, lively entertainment venue...more
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12-18 Bradbury Place, Belfast BT7 1RS, Northern Ireland
Golden Mile
+44 28 9087 1106
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This bar has everything its so spacious and shows all of the sports. There is a pool hall on the top floor. The staff are so friendly and there is a good selection of beers.

Thank mick1518979
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

We came here because it was recommended in the hostel and they offered us a discount. I wish we hadn't took it. The burger was way too cooked and it had no flavour at all. It was too turistic and people was yelling all the...More

Thank donquicote
Reviewed 5 September 2018

I think almost everyone in Belfast of a certain age remembers a certain age whenever Lavery's was the best. You could do certain things, enjoy a certain lifestyle, peace was respected, love was had. Then the bouncers got tough on certain things and weak on...More

Thank CBNasty
Reviewed 23 August 2018

There are lots of seats here and different floors (including pool on the top floor). Staff are attentive and good range of drinks. Prices are what you would expect in Belfast

Thank JennyB1984
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

The bouncers were very rude, would not vist. My friends and I went to the thirsty goat for a few pints and the bouncers then stated that we were too drunk. They then verbally abused two of my friends for there appearance. Was disgusting!! I’ll...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

A large venue, with a couple of rooms and levels, including a rather cool beer garden, Lavery's is located about a10/15 minute walk from the city centre, in the Queens Quarter. If you like Rock, Metal, Soul, Funk, and Indie, then check out the DJs...More

Thank Kernan A
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Before entering the bar I was told brusquely by the bouncer I could not take my bottle of water in which I had nearly finished drinking in anycase.. First night I went in was ok, nothing to shout about and the bar staff seem more...More

1  Thank Toontastico1892
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Was in Woodcutters section of Lavery’s, which is a great real ale bar with good rotation and variety. They know their ales here and it’s got the best variety of craft and real ales in city centre. Nicely laid out too and atmospherically lit. Bar...More

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 5 July 2018

The first bar we approached when we first arrived in Belfast and as it had door staff at 5pm and we couldn't see inside we gave it a miss. Later we did some research and saw how popular it was so ventured in. The main...More

Thank The_Gastro_Gnome
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

We visited Laverys late in the evening for food and dealt with several members of staff throughout the night. Every one of them went out of their way for us and were so warm and friendly. The food was delicious and portions were good. I...More

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20 October 2017|
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Response from marksimon11-13 | Reviewed this property |
Not a children's sort of place
6 August 2015|
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Response from Fiona B |
The music on a Saturday night is mostly dance music with the occasional classic pop song. Dress code is mostly anything goes but you will not be allowed entry if you are wearing tracksuit bottoms.