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Boojum - Botanic Avenue

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67-69 Botanic Avenue, Belfast BT7 1JL, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9031 5334
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11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Larne, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Wouldn't be a trip to Botanic Boojum without a wait in the queue, but it's worth the wait. Still decent value despite a few price increases over the years. A must for a quick lunch on the go, fuelling up for the rest of the day!

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Thank duckjnr
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I remember the day boojum opened its doors, and since then you can barely see the doors with the queues at lunchtime. The food is cheap and filling with varying tastes, as well as getting a bit of chat from the team, if its quiet enough to do so. I remember once standing there for half an hour discussing the... More 

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Thank Robert K
Belfast, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We often get boojum delivered. It's either amazing or a let down. Keep the same recipes and all will be well. And for the love of god, MORE SOUR CREAM KN THE BURRITOS. We stopped ration portions in World War Two. I'm a high note. Mexican rice is always fantastic.

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Thank babs1005
Belfast, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can't fault boojum in any way. Totally gorgeous and great value for money. Highly recommended for a filling and extremely tasty quick feed.

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Thank Felicity P
Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a meal during our lunch hour in work and ended up going hungry as there was only 1 member of staff on! One member and the que was out the door!! We waited 15 minutes before deciding to give up and try elsewhere. Wasted 15 minutes and by the time we got somewhere else the lunch break was... More 

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Thank Danielle-lavery
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Huge fan of boojum and always have been since it opened! Favourite is a chilli burrito Can't beat it. Staff are usually really friendly and helpful. Don't be put off by the big queue, you would be suprised at how quickly it goes down! Only things I would suggest to change: different chips. got them once and never again they... More 

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Thank flightmode77
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Very good tastes and selection. Unfortunately in recent times its been more expensive. Smaller portions. Less meat and more rice to fill the space. Older boojum was better.

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Thank jamespete
Donaghadee, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I enjoy boojum and it's my favourite takeaway in Belfast. Unfortunately this one is dirty and its not nice to sit in at all. The service and food also seem to be below the standard of other Boojum's I've visited.

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Thank Darren B
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

I have been going to boojum since 2008 and their recent expansion is warranted across the city. Love the flavours and the portion sizes are great and i have a massive apetite. Anyone who needs more should stick to all you can eats. The only thing I would say is that I've had to stop ordering the chicken as it's... More 

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Thank nihunter
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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142 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017

My fiance and I arrived here at 11.35 ( a few mins after opening) to a huge q. Not being put off, we joined it as we know how quickly it goes down. We were waiting for ages as the staff were being quite slow. The attitude of the first server was very poor. I asked for a burrito bowl... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 10
Cuisine
Mexican, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67-69 Botanic Avenue, Belfast BT7 1JL, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9031 5334

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