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SQ Bar & Grill

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20 Talbot Street | Talbot St, Belfast BT1 2LD, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9026 1809
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06:30 - 22:00
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Sun 07:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 06:30 - 22:00
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I always find the SQ BAR & Grill a great place to go for a business lunch. They have a great offer of 7 dishes priced T £7 each. Staff are friendly and the free wifi is of excellent speed. Great place to meet, greet and socialise with your business contacts!!

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Thank Andrew D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I visited Sq bar and grill on Valentine's day and were shown to a beautifully decorated table. We were greeted with Prosecco as soon as we sat down which was a lovely touch and drink orders taken which were served very promptly. I had the Calamari for starter which was beautifully presented with potatoes, olives and chorizo,... More 

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Thank Ciara C
Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic meal. High quality food. Great to see a restaurant where the children's meals are as good as the adult meals. Good atmosphere great service but the food is the star.

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Thank marydonnahamill
Belfast, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stumbled upon the place and I'm glad I did. A friend and I had been looking for somewhere to eat around the Cathedral Quarter on a Tuesday evening. Following the sign in St Anne's Square, we found the entrance. The restaurant is in three parts I guess. Restaurant, bar and bar eating area. We ate in the latter of... More 

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Thank ox_see
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Had three course meal for party of four with cocktails and drinks . Good was excellent and service was good. I had the beef for a main which was cooked really well and just fell apart. Cocktails where nice although a little expensive.

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Thank Liam R
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

Have eaten here quite a few times and not been disappointed yet. The daub of beef is generous portion and very tasty.

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Thank Charlotte M
Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

£9.95 for a full breakfast, you cant go too wrong. Fully self service, so you look after yourself, which i prefer, especially if you need to get in and out quickly.

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Thank Tom B
Glencolmcille, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Great food, and lovely staff...good value for money, although at £6.50 for a glass of wine I thought this was a bit steep.

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Thank gleanndobhar
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

So bar and grill within Ramadan Encore, you wouldn't know it was here. Service first class and food was to amazing. Whether you are staying in the hotel or just eating well worth a visit.

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Thank Anne_0802
Falkirk District, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Used the facilities of SQ for drinks and a meal whilst staying at the Ramada Encore and were not disappointed. Good atmosphere with equally good service. Prices were reasonable and portion sizes enormous ( I defy someone to finish their chicken fajita after a starter!!)

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Thank MGBman

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 25
Cuisine
Bar, British, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 22:00
Thursday
06:30 - 22:00
Friday
06:30 - 22:00
Saturday
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Talbot Street | Talbot St, Belfast BT1 2LD, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9026 1809
Description
SQ Bar & Grill is a modern European restaurant at St Anne's Square in Belfast's new cultural centre, Cathedral Quarter. Its central location - walking distance from the city centre – means it makes an ideal stop off after a day in the city or a trip to Victoria Square shopping centre. Like the rest of the hotel, SQ Bar & Grill is decorated in a modern, minimalist style, but still conveys a relaxed atmosphere. The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and diners can choose between a table with a view out over Saint Anne's Square, or a booth for a more intimate dining experience. The menu ranges from full dishes like slow roast pork belly with bubble and squeak, or char grilled tuna Niçoise, as well as light snacks like salt and chilli squid or moreish club sandwiches. Traditional dishes, locally sourced ingredients and modern presentation are the strong suits here, and there's also an extensive wine list and a wide range of spirits, beer and cocktails.

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