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City Picnic

2-6 Castle Street, Belfast BT1 1BH, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9024 6194
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“burgers” (138 reviews)
“fries” (61 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (11 reviews)
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British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2-6 Castle Street, Belfast BT1 1BH, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here after having a nice conversation with a young man named James who was advertising the restaurant with a bill board he was very informative about the food and showed us where restaurant was just a little down the street from where he was...More

1  Thank clarnor
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is fantastic ! Really enjoyed our lunch here, and the friendly service from the staff. The burgers are to die for !! Would highly recommend, and looking forward to visiting again very soon.

1  Thank Lorraine T
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On a recent city break in Belfast, we decided to look for somewhere for a quick lunch and saw a sign saying Best Burgers so that was it. We had a great lunch and enjoyed it so much that we went back the next day...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

City Picnic is our favourite lunchtime restaurant and it’s right in the centre of Belfast. We love the fast, friendly service, the top quality food and it’s great value for money. When we’re shopping in Belfast it’s a must for us. The fact that gluten-free...More

Thank alanliz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve eaten here twice in a week, as a general rule I don’t eat out very much but the food here is so great that cooking at home had much less of an appeal. This time I had the classic cheeseburger with garlic Parmesan fries...More

2  Thank jordanandrewgraham
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have been a few times before and always loved the gluten free food however today I was thoroughly put off by the horrendous customer service I experienced. Possibly due to my background in training customer service experts and working in marketing I find things irritating...More

Thank AgentGlutenFree
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have walked past this place loads of times and never thought of entering ! BIG MISTAKE ... nicest wraps and were cooked from fresh using fresh produce also got fries on the side which were the best I have ever tasted and I’m only back...More

1  Thank Natalie I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful fries, lovely staff but menu is misleading, ordered chicken strips for a picky eater and they came with a BBQ coating. Disappointed as it didn’t state any of this on the menu. They also don’t sell tap water which is a necessity in a...More

Thank Chloe M
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

As a family of three searching for a great burger option in Belfast we were really pleased to find this spot. Service was quick and the burgers delicious. Onion rings excellent and the sweet potato fries were sweet indeed. The only downside was slow delivery...More

2  Thank David C
Reviewed 15 November 2017

This was my first time eating in City Picnic in about 2 years and have to say I was very happy with the food. The fires were dry and crispy, perfect actually. And the burer was just massive. I got a Smokey burger which is...More

1  Thank Stuart Q
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 6:00 pm
11:30 am - 6:00 pm
11:30 am - 6:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-6 Castle Street, Belfast BT1 1BH, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9024 6194
We make real hamburgers, made from the best local beef, grounded with just a touch of pepper and nothing else, served in a soft fresh brioche bun with fries.
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