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Bars & Pubs in Belfast

You’ll have to look hard to find a bar as good as The Bar at The Fitzwilliam Hotel Belfast, Luckily for you, we can help in your search.

The Bar is a super-comfortable and incredibly stylish (what would you expect here?) with a strangely eclectic clientele: Here the beautiful people mix effortlessly with the theatre crowd. Office workers mingle with wedding parties.

Cool booths with portholes looking out onto the street, low tables and comfortable chairs. Cocktails and very, very nice food.

If you’d like to get out and see more of this great city of Belfast, then here’s our list of the bars worth visiting:

Historic Bars

  • Crown Liquor Salon (right across the road from us)
  • Bittles Bar
  • The Errigle Inn
  • McHughs

Traditional Pubs

  • John Hewitt Bar
  • The Duke of York
  • Whites Tavern
  • The Empire – Live Music Venue
  • Lavery’s
  • Robinsons
  • The Kitchen Bar
  • Fibber Magees

Smart/Stylish Bars

  • 21 Social
  • The Spaniard
  • Muriels
  • Cafe Vaudeville
  • The Northern Whig
  • Botanic Inn
  • The Apartment

Gay Bars

  • Kremlin
  • Union Street Bar


  • Filthy McNasty’s
  • 21 Social
  • The Fly