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Muriels Cafe Bar

12-14 Church Lane | BT1 4QN, Belfast BT1 4QN, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9033 2445
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Irish, Bar, Cafe, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12-14 Church Lane | BT1 4QN, Belfast BT1 4QN, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Met a work colleague at the end of October for a quick lunch. Have been to Muriel's for drinks in the past but not food. It wasn't busy and we were able to get a table downstairs. Drinks arrived promptly and food order taken and...More

Thank jonnyd73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been a number of times before but was very disappointed this time. One thing I loved here was the way the jawbox gin was served with honeycomb. Apparently it's not done anymore as other bars are doing it. If that's the reason then surely it's...More

1  Thank Marmot26
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Talking about a very good bar - cannot judge the meals served - we are looking primarily at the drafted beer, some well mixed cocktails and the great GIN CHOICE. There is a warm and cozy athmosphere. Anyway we personally didn't like that it is...More

Thank AlterSchwede13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had lunch here and the food was nice. We were a bit put off by the street it is on and the pub downstairs but since upstairs was recommended we decided to give it a try. Not a lot of tables available but it...More

Thank TrueReview74
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our funky cocktails and dinner. Leek Sausages and potatoes were excellent. Highly recommend.

Thank Joan G
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely cocktails- fab dinner - great service in cosy quirky surroundings- staff helpful and friendly

Thank KathleenRclare
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Called in for couple,loved the menu,I love gin,I think my cocktail was lemon and lavender,it was so refreshing,lots of choice ,very friendly and helpful staff . I will be back to try some more gins from the extensive menu.

Thank Sl C
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

I had a wee check of what bars were around my hotel in the Cathedral Quarter and was instantly attracted by the review that said it was always Gin O'clock at Muriel's. It didn't disappoint and there was a massive selection. Not the cheapest bar...More

Reviewed 17 September 2017

We were recommended to visit Muriel's by a server up at the Giant's Causeway. I was thinking it would be just another Irish pub and was in the mood for something different. But I agreed with my husband to at least have a drink here....More

1  Thank TweetieTravels
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Always always always come here when in Belfast..! It's a must especially if your a gin drinker..! It's a little bit of quirky heaven. There's a good choice on the menu. No kids menu but plenty on it for choice. Although I never need the...More

Thank janeybobs19
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19 September 2017|
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Response from Passioneyes | Reviewed this property |
To the best of my knowledge no as it only opens at 11.30.
18 July 2017|
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Response from Gavyn81 | Reviewed this property |
The menu offers everything you would expect fish chicken steaks etc and is all priced inline from between 8 and 15 pounds roughly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12-14 Church Lane | BT1 4QN, Belfast BT1 4QN, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > Golden Mile
  • Neighbourhood: Golden Mile
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9033 2445
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