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Clements Cafe

68 Botanic Avenue, Belfast BT7 1JR, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9033 1827
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“scones” (20 reviews)
“cornflake” (3 reviews)
“cake” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
68 Botanic Avenue, Belfast BT7 1JR, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Looks & feels like it's in a time warp - nothing has changed in years! Menus dog eared, WiFi password a secret, only if you ask. Limited choice of food, but what I had was ok & service ok too (although it wasn't very busy)....More

Thank John R
Reviewed 23 August 2017

This place looked very inviting so we went inside and sat at a table as the sign requested. There were only two or three other customers and staff served them, studiously ignoring us. They then disappeared leaving one person behind the counter keeping themselves busy...More

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Plesant staff. Yummy food. Shabby interior in need of refurisbment. Very busy hasnt changed since it opened.

Thank Shereen46
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Brought a group of 8 with learning disability for a coffee and the staff were just brilliant! Took the time needed and were so quick bringing the food out. Will definitely be back. Beautiful coffee too!

Thank Deborah M
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this by chance, a great coffee bar with proper homemade food and cakes. Feature a range of scones. Saturdays special was a Crunchie scone. Tea and coffee menus extensive. Scones fresh and massive. Clements was clean, and offered great personal service. Definitely will...More

Thank Daisydreaming
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Called in last night at about 9.30pm for a pot of tea and a snack. The cafe looked busy and I approached the counter to order. Me 'Hi can I have...' Barista 'sit in or take away' Me 'can I get a pot of tea...More

Thank Bernie807
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Went here last night for cuppa was most abrupt service ever ..place was really busy but the guy behind counter was so rude and sharp ..watched him throughout visit just snatch things of tables no please thank u throughout ... felt there more charisma at...More

Thank esther186470
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Nice cafe to visit, located among the student streets. Pleasant place to drop into. Can't bet a soft leather sofa seat with a tea

Thank Shiroe Y
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I visited the Ballyhackamore branch for a quick coffee and was very impressed with the ambience and warm welcome we received. There is table service and the staff were very pleasant and welcoming. The coffee shop is bright and vibrant and I particularly liked the...More

Thank Nuala798
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Clements Botanic Ave used to be one of the best in the Clements family, however it has unfortunately deteriorated to a shabby, unfriendly, dirty, noisy den. On the up side, coffee is good, on the down side all the statements that made Clements the cafe...More

Thank A B
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Ailsa L
22 July 2015|
Response from Barry M | Reviewed this property |
From Ballygowan, get to the Knock dual carriageway and go left, up to Saintfield Rd/Galwally & turn right, city wards, to Annadale Ave or Sunnyside Street then turn left & drive down to cross Lagan River. At Stranmillis... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Botanic Avenue, Belfast BT7 1JR, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9033 1827
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