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Re: Belfast restaurants

Postby solidarity » Tue Aug 29, 2017 10:18 pm

Had a nice wee breakfast in the Lamppost at the Arches, Upper N'ards Rd on Friday. A good fry with very decent coffee in a retro, CS Lewis themed cafe.
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Re: Belfast restaurants

Postby damianmcr » Wed Aug 30, 2017 8:56 am

For the Parsons Nose later. Hopefully its better than the last time. It had just been reopened and the Sunday lunch was poor.
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Re: Belfast restaurants

Postby Tighty » Wed Aug 30, 2017 12:29 pm

Ulster No 9 wrote

''Tighty if Dungannon area is your hang out I would highly recommend the Brewers House in Donaghmore''

Thanks , Although Donaghmore is not a regular haunt I would happily travel for a good feed and will keep it in mind if I'm in the area
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Re: Belfast restaurants

Postby Neill_M » Wed Oct 11, 2017 1:44 pm

Some local restaurant news:

Danni Barry is to launch her first solo venture in Aghalee, Co Antrim, after announcing her departure from the Michelin-starred Eipic last week. In November she will reopen Clenaghans restaurant, a once popular restaurant which has been closed for two years.

https://www.thecaterer.com/articles/512 ... restaurant
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Re: Belfast restaurants

Postby BR » Wed Oct 11, 2017 2:15 pm

Neill_M wrote:Some local restaurant news:

Danni Barry is to launch her first solo venture in Aghalee, Co Antrim, after announcing her departure from the Michelin-starred Eipic last week. In November she will reopen Clenaghans restaurant, a once popular restaurant which has been closed for two years.

https://www.thecaterer.com/articles/512 ... restaurant

More than 2 years, shirley?
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Re: Belfast restaurants

Postby justinr73 » Tue Dec 12, 2017 2:16 pm

Neill_M wrote:Some local restaurant news:

Danni Barry is to launch her first solo venture in Aghalee, Co Antrim, after announcing her departure from the Michelin-starred Eipic last week. In November she will reopen Clenaghans restaurant, a once popular restaurant which has been closed for two years.

https://www.thecaterer.com/articles/512 ... restaurant


Joris seemed to like it.

Anyone been to the Bull and Ram Belfast yet? Joris liked that as well. We're going on the 30th.
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Re: Belfast restaurants

Postby BR » Tue Dec 12, 2017 3:17 pm

Was in Clenaghans for lunch last week. Limited lunch menu (I'm guessing the place isn't overrun with chefs for lunch service). But done to a good standard. Pints would benefit from more being poured. Definitely be back.

Edit: pints were a notably nice temperature too.
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Re: Belfast restaurants

Postby justinr73 » Tue Dec 12, 2017 11:54 pm

The temperature of a pint is key of course. Lancashire do it best for bitter.

Even with :stout: I'd err on the slightly warmer side.

Next time we hire a car when we're over we'll try Clenaghans. I don't think Danni got the grub quite right at Eipic from my solitary visit and can see why this place might be more up her street.
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Re: Belfast restaurants

Postby justinr73 » Wed Jan 03, 2018 6:51 pm

So, the Bull and Ram was fairly decent but then it should have been for 30 quid for a steak and a few chips.

The other mains, at around half the price, are good value if the m-in-law's chicken, bacon and cabbage was anything to go by.

Minus points for forgetting my pheasant starter and, unforgivably, replacing my aperitif of a manzanilla with a PX!!
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A Mourne seafood stew and their fiery Bloody Mary finished off the holidays in fine style.

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Re: Belfast restaurants

Postby Russ » Wed Jan 03, 2018 8:01 pm

Did the Rajpul in Ballyhackamore over Xmas
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Re: Belfast restaurants

Postby big mervyn » Fri Feb 02, 2018 12:18 am

Anybody here chowed down in Hadskis?
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Re: Belfast restaurants

Postby BR » Fri Feb 02, 2018 12:26 am

BR wrote:Was in Clenaghans for lunch last week. Limited lunch menu (I'm guessing the place isn't overrun with chefs for lunch service). But done to a good standard. Pints would benefit from more being poured. Definitely be back.

Edit: pints were a notably nice temperature too.

Oh aye. I was back for evening meal a couple of weeks ago. Very good.
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Re: Belfast restaurants

Postby Kofi Annan » Fri Feb 02, 2018 12:27 am

Anywhere do a good roast
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Re: Belfast restaurants

Postby damianmcr » Fri Feb 02, 2018 1:14 am

I'd normally go to the Tullyglass or The Tannery.

Knowing a nice one in Belfast would be good. Unlimited starters and dessert's is a must.

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Re: Belfast restaurants

Postby Russ » Fri Feb 02, 2018 8:58 am

Kofi Annan wrote:Anywhere do a good roast
Why are you back? Did you forget something?

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