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Lunch
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Irish, Bar, Pub
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Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Live Music
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Bar was lovely, great for a rest drink and people watch! Close to city centre staff lovely and accommodating reasonable prices and great decor, nice beer garden too

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for a wee pint of Guinness and some homemade stew before I would shoot on with my daily duties. On arrival I've received a Warm Welcome from Kirsty, she showed me down the table, brought me my stew promptly. Stew tasted Amazing and...it was the Best Guinness in Town! 😎 Great warm atmosphere, followed by warm service, what else do you want? Thank you! Keep it up!More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 29 July 2021 via mobile

Authentic feel. Typically very Irish. Friendly but typically local. A true experience in a historic pub.decent guinness. Outside eating and drinking as well as in

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 5 July 2021 via mobile

The staff were fantastic!! Jake was our main bar man during our evening and made sure we had a great night. The atmosphere was relaxed and friendly. Caitlin was able to get us a table even though they were very busy. Adrian the bouncer dealt...with a potentially difficult situation and Roisin was cheerful and friendly. We will definitely be back to visit again.More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 28 August 2020 via mobile

We thought Kelly's dud food still but apparently not. However we were permitted to order a take away and have it delivered. Good pints/ drinks, good atmosphere. But what really made it so good was the excellent service from all the staff. Nothing was a...problem, tables attended promptly and cleared regularly. We were sitting outside under huge canopies. It came on rain and we only noticed when we saw the staff wearing rain coats and still serving without any problems. Good Covid security from staff and customers. Once again absolutely fantastic service, real credit to you all.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 18 April 2020 via mobile

Kelly’s is one of the oldest pubs in Belfast. It’s typical and nothing fancy but wonderful if you are looking for a traditional, Irish pub experience. There are drinks, food and music. A pub not to miss in the heart of Belfast.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 15 March 2020

It has been close to a decade tat I first visited Kellys Cellar. I remember clearly it was June 2011 and I was on a business trip to Belfast. On our way back to Hilton hotel I thought of visiting the pub for a local...experience. It was electic rit from the word go. Guiness is the flavor of the city / country and hence there was no escaping it for sure. I also had some chicken wings and enjoyed my time here. It was lovely indeed. Needless to say the pride of dining in Belfast's oldest pub was a plus point oo.More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 2 March 2020

Great atmosphere, chap playing guitar, staff friendly. The Irish Stew was great, you must have the traditional Irish Stew with bread

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 26 February 2020

This pub is what most people would think an Irish pub would be like, warm, cozy and full of fun-lovong people. You could soend hours looking at all the "stuff" which decorates the walls and ceilings. The one negative is the men's room, really needs...some TLCMore

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 22 February 2020 via mobile

The perfect glass of Guinness with the most loveliest friendliest staff. Gorgeous old authentic pub. Was lines of Guinness pints waiting to be topped up after settling which was a sight to see! Loved it!

Date of visit: February 2020
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mamaracanta
27 December 2019|
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Response from timb0868 | Reviewed this property |
Not really suitable for 16/18 year olds to be honest
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Wheeliegood56
10 June 2019|
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Response from Bernie807 | Reviewed this property |
It is one of he oldest pubs in Belfast with a layout that might be difficult to get a wheelchair in.
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13 April 2019|
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Response from jonjonod366673 | Reviewed this property |
Oh yes there were kids ,,as with all pubs you have to keep them entertained ,,,& it is safe to bring kids there as the staff & management are fair ,,but firm
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Kelly's Cellars is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5