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Horatio Todd's Bar & Restaurant

406 Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast BT4 3EZ, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9065 3090
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
406 Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast BT4 3EZ, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

Bar was active on way in and got table for evening meal. Ordered Soup ( Cream of Vegetable ) and Sea Bream which were served nicely and tasted good

Thank Mo_DaW171
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Horatio Todd’s is one of our Sunday lunch favourites and it did not disappoint for Mother’s day! We were a group of 14, with 4 children and 10 adults. We ordered off the set menu and the selection was wonderful. There was plenty of choice...More

Thank Alice130715
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Disappointed yet again, called in here in Dec for cocktails with my wife, no blender so couldn’t make a strawberry daiquiri Called in again in March and checked the menu, still on it ,asked but yet again no blender, How long does it take to...More

Thank jhughesd
TheHoratioGroup, Manager at Horatio Todd's Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear jhughesd, Thank you for taking the time to bring this issue to our attention. I completely understand the complaint you have made and completely agree that we should have working blenders in the building when offering such items as the frozen strawberry daiquiri. The...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well now, took Mum out for lunch. Haven’t been here in a while. Picked a booth next to the bar. Staff attentive and came for drinks order and to leave menus. Something you don’t see everyday was the crispy fried chicken with sweet waffles and...More

Thank Neil S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On Wednesday night 2 friends and myself went for dinner as a wee treat only to leave feeling very disappointed! The squid on the menu was actually calamari rings,,,, not great! One of my friends and I decided to share the sharing steak at £38,...More

Thank Greg C
TheHoratioGroup, Manager at Horatio Todd's Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Greg C Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a review, and thank you for the kind comments on your previous visits to Horatio Todd's as well as the quality of the beef dish, the desserts and our waitress on...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Comfortable friendly pub & restaurant. Average pub grub at slightly below average cost. Best of it's kind in the Ballyhackamore area.

Thank Jop
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Meal was great, Tasted lovely, Menu had a gordon Ramsey touch, nice and simple ! The server was lovely. I will be back here now :)

Thank _christopherliam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

very enjoyable experience and great value I can definitely recommend this bar and restaurant for a good meal and night out

Thank jollymaud
TheHoratioGroup, General Manager at Horatio Todd's Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jollymaud, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a wonderful review and also for your recommendation for both the bar and restaurant. We very much look forward to seeing you again soon. Best regards, Emma Woods, General Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is outsourced - warmed and served with the enthusiasm of brain dead neophiles - their passion for novelty fired by the non-cuisine non service standards of this poor excuse for a resturant.More

2  Thank TNTaway
TheHoratioGroup, General Manager at Horatio Todd's Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

The entire content of this review is absolutely untrue, so much so that I doubt the legitimacy of the review and the fact that you have ever even dined in our restaurant. All our food is cooked fresh every day, and we take the quality...More

Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

We came here for my birthday lunch . Had never been before so going off my husbands recommendations as he had been once for drinks. Couldn’t fault it one bit! Food was out of this world! Great value for money! The waiting staff were all...More

2  Thank laurenB1301
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4 February 2016|
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Response from Chris C | Reviewed this property |
Yes the bar has its own car parking to the rear. Normally get a space in it every time I have visited. Plus on street but observe the time restrictions if parking on the Newtownards road as its a cLear way. Think its... More
Gillian G
21 February 2015|
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Response from irishone1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, no problem at all with families. The dining area is a bit removed (round the corner) from the bar...at least where we were sat so it works well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 406 Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast BT4 3EZ, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9065 3090
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Situated in Ballyhackamore in East Belfast, Horatio Todd's is an award winning, comfortable and welcoming local bar and restaurant providing quality drinks, food and entertainment. Open every day from 12 midday for lunch, and 5pm for evening dinner, General Manager Emma Woods and Head Chef Stuart Archibald would like to welcome you. Choose from our full Lunch, A La Carte or Sunday menus, with delicious dishes with a real emphasis on local produce to suit all tastes. We look forward to welcoming you to Horatio Todd's soon
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