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The Parlour Bar

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2-4 Elmwood Avenue, Belfast BT9 6AY, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9068 6970
11:30 - 01:30
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Mon - Thu 11:30 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 01:30
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Lisburn, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

A few weeks ago, me and a group of 5 girlfriends all decided to book into the parlour bar for a night of dancing with Carolyn Stewart. We had previously been in Four Winds with her. About a week before we were phoned by the Parlour and told that Carolyn was not playing (Holidays I think), but they had a... More 

Thank sharonmc2626
Belfast, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Parlour Bar, commonly referred to as 'Parlour' is a restaurant/bar/nightclub ideally situated on Belfast's Elmwood Avenue. Because of its location, the majority of the nightclub's clientele are students. Despite this, the downstairs restaurant/bar manages to attract a fairly diverse demographic. The interior of the restaurant is very nice, with the decor and low-lighting serving to create quite a unique,... More 

1 Thank MatthewJames_13
Belfast, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to the parlour several times. While it is ideal and has good deals for drinks, the food is below average. Cheap food does not have to be bad food. Went in a group of 5 and none of us were satisfied with our pizzas. I ordered chips as a side, the menu didn't mention it would be... More 

Thank Balthabit
Belfast, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here with a group of friends for a meal and some drinks. I was very impressed fast table service from a very pleasant waiter, food service was fast and the food itself was very good. Not the largest portions but enough to satisfy and very reasonably priced. £7 for a burger and chips! Lots of good drink promotions as... More 

Thank Hannah H
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I was there doing some work and decided to stay for a bite to eat. Glad I did as I ordered the parlour flames pizza which was very well cooked by Michael the chef and tested DELIOUS . Staff were friendly and helpful and they got me a sample of the base they use for the "wall of flame" which... More 

Thank Brendan O
Belfast, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Ordered salt and chilli frites for £5, expected there to be peppers and onion and chilli through them as you would expect but what arrived was a bowl of chips with salt and pepper sprinkled on top, my friend also ordered chips with curry sauce and what arrived was chips with cheese and curry sauce and was also charged £5.... More 

Thank mariaferry
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Great food, reasonable prices, nice friendly bar with helpful staff, out of the way from the city centre

Thank nelsonsrin
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Went to the parlour to see Carolyn Stewart DJ on U 105 who has a new gig there. And what a nite. music was first class had us all dancing as if we were teenagers again. Brought back great memories of our youth. She really does know how to get the crowd up on their feet and singing along to... More 

Thank Marie_Anderson
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Attended the venue on a Wednesday evening with five other persons all over 55.Realised quite quickly this place was used by students from the local university. It's a very large venue ,well decorated with comfortable seating.Its clean. There is a good choice of drinks available and you will get change from ten pound for three pints (Guinness,Coors light,Lager) which is... More 

1 Thank s312hocking
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch time and had sandwich. Was not to my expectations. For the same amount I paid for, I could get a full sandwich in Central at Lisburn Road which is like 7 mins walk from Parlour. The sandwich is awesome, you can add whatever sides into your sandwich and it cost less than £4 (No dining in, only... More 

Thank Sumitra O

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-4 Elmwood Avenue, Belfast BT9 6AY, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9068 6970

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?