Best Restaurants in Belfast

We’ve compiled a list of some of the best restaurants in Belfast, including the top rated spots in and around the beautiful city. We tried to include a range of unique and popular restaurants known to Belfast. Let’s get started.



First on our list is Coppi, a delicious Cichetti Italian restaurant in Belfast serving tapas, pizza and pasta. For those Italian food lovers you can indulge in a choice of full dishes or if you can’t decide on one, order the small plates where you can enjoy all your favourites.



Next up we have Zen located on Adelaide Street in Belfast city. Zen is a East Asia restaurant serving up spectacular flavoursome asian dishes in the heart of Belfast. Using top quality ingredients, the dishes will have your mouth-watering, including gluten free options!

Deanes at Queens


Located in the bustling Queen’s University Quarter is Deanes at Queens serving contemporary style British dishes in a modish, newly refurbished restaurant venue. The food is said to be carefully cooked ensuring each dish is top quality for the customers. Choose from a range of delicious meals including their supreme wine choices.

James St


Next on our list of best restaurants in Belfast is St James bar and grill, located on James Street South Belfast. If you’re looking for class and elegance, this restaurant is ideal. They turn classic cooking into extraordinary dishes such as their crab and chilli linguine, succulent steaks, soft fish and so much more where that came from.

The Muddlers Club 


Another one for the list of best restaurants in Belfast has to be The Muddlers Club, a stylish, industrial hotspot serving tasty dishes as well as a fantastic 5 course tasting menu. Including ideal wine pairings and delicious cocktails as well as an open kitchen to top off your dining experience.

EDO Restaurant


Next up we have EDO, a contemporary tapas restaurant offering incredible dishes such as charcoal oven steaks using top quality ingredients from all around Europe. The chefs have worked with the famous Gorden Ramsey and Gary Rhodes meaning you are likely guaranteed a delicious one of a kind meal. The atmosphere is known to be super homely and inviting here, a great place to bring your loved one or family. 

OX Belfast


Located on Oxford Street in Belfast is OX, a unique, British contemporary restaurant with experience from Michelin starred restaurants in France. All dishes are made with fresh and seasonal ingredients for ultimate flavour as well as top quality meal and fish. A fantastic place to enjoy a mouth watering meal with friends and family.

The Ginger Bistro


Our final food venue on our list of best restaurants in Belfast is The Ginger Bistro. A laid back, friendly food bistro with excellent service and tasty dishes. The Ginger Bistro is said to be one of Belfast’s finest multi award winning restaurants, offering a range of unique and modern dishes full of flavour and cooked with top quality ingredients. 

Overview of best restaurants in Belfast

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