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The Crown Liquor Saloon

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Golden Mile
Irish, Bar, British, Pub
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46 Great Victoria Street, Belfast BT2 7BA, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9024 3187
11:30 - 23:00
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Sun 12:30 - 22:00
Mon - Wed 11:30 - 23:00
Thu - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The crown bar has to be the best spot in Belfast to have a good pint of the black stuff. Anytime I'm down in the city I always make sure to have a few pints of Guinness here it's top notch

Thank Dan C
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

living on past glory, great bar lovely gas lighting great décor. belfast in the past .love this bar but, .barman mainly need a coarse in customer service. food 100% below ave.. cheap food at top price. drink to dear, we love the crown ,but going downhill monthly. sad sad

Thank Stephen M
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Any trup to Belfast MUST include a trip to The Crown. Whats great about this place is that the locals still frequent it so you can enjoy some craig while having a thrist quenching guiness.

Thank J G
Hove, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

What a great building! So over the top with beautiful original ornate Victorian glass, carved woodwork inside and on the ceilings. So much history! Lovely little private booths where gentlemen of a bye gone era were entertained by ladies, or secretive ladies could enjoy a drink in private. Booths add to a lovely intimate atmosphere for a group. The Guinness... More 

Thank Loraine B
Brentwood, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Well what a treat! This is a gorgeous pub both inside and out. Definitely a place to visit to experience wonderful Irish pub. We visited on weekday mid afternoon and was still packed and full of atmosphere so can imagine that evenings and weekends might be a bit too much! Unfortunately children aren't allowed in, but too be honest might... More 

Thank Tori A
Belfast, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A beautiful old bar with lots of character. Very friendly staff and customers. I didnt want to leave.

Thank ladyview
Belfast, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 426 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Best surroundings for a pint of the black stuff!! We were lucky to get the wee booth at the front. Staff great and fantastic atmosphere. Reasonably priced drinks. Love the ambience!!

Thank BelfastFoodTravelMan
Belfast, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

called in for a drink so no opinion on restaurant. bar downstairs is pretty much a tourist attraction. fascinating, but over-priced and service is minimal. nice place for a photo, but couldn't imagine spending an evening here.

Thank boozehound666
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Looks stunning inside and out. The staff are friendly and the beer is great. All the little booths are unique and the glass / woodwork is all beautiful. Defo worth a visit

Thank Ash C
Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Our taxi driver left us out at the crown after we asked him to bring us to a good pub. The decor is exquisite with the original bar and ceiling from the 1800s. We were lucky to get a booth in the bar, so could have a quiet drink. Would definitely recommend a visit.

Thank David S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Irish, Bar, British, Pub
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Great Victoria Street, Belfast BT2 7BA, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > Golden Mile
  • Neighbourhood: Golden Mile
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9024 3187
You will find The Crown Liquor Saloon in Belfast within a short stroll of Europa Hotel, Grosvenor Road and Glengall Street - however, you won't find another like it.Step in to discover a traditional pub of unique character, revered for its eclectic range of real ales and its heartily classic pub food, which are served, as they should be, with a generous measure of famous Irish hospitality.The Crown Liquor Saloon is one of many rare gems in the Nicholson's collection of great pubs, reputed for their distinctive buildings, intriguing history and vibrant atmosphere.

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