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RestaurantsCounty AntrimBelfastBT2

survey result

Summary

£59
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Solidly good marks this year for Niall and Joanne McKenna’s “understated and classy” venue, which last year incorporated its neighbouring ‘bar and grill’ and fine dining operations into a single more brasserie-style set-up, complete with cocktail bar: many of the dishes, including steaks, come from the charcoal grill.

Summary

£59
   ££
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

In August 2018, Niall and Joanne McKenna reformatted and refurbished their well-known local destination, converting the fine dining restaurant and its neighbouring bar and grill into a single operation to meet what they see as a growing the demand for a more bistro-style rather than fine dining experience. The venture inspired mostly positive feedback this year, but we’ve left it un-rated as the change of format beds in.

Summary

£59
   ££
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“A contemporary twist to some great Irish classics” keeps Niall McKenna’s well-established destination (celebrating 15 years this year) at the forefront of the local dining scene. There’s an à la carte menu, but fans recommend the “divine tasting menu” which provides a four-course and five-course option.

Summary

£57
   ££
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Niall McKenna’s “excellent restaurant” remains at the forefront of the local dining scene, and was the site for many reporters’ best meal of the year; “fantastic local produce is inventively served with great skill at affordable prices”.

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Restaurant details

Highchair, Menu, Portions
40, 30
80

Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Pretheatre £19.50 £24.00
SundayLunch £20.00 £25.00

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£7.50 £19.00 £4.00 £6.50
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £21.50
Filter Coffee £2.75
Extras  
Bread £4.00
Service 10.00%
19-21 James Street South, Belfast, BT2 7GA
Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑10 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑10 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑10 pm
Thursday12 pm‑10 pm
Friday12 pm‑10 pm
Saturday12 pm‑10 pm
Sunday12 pm‑10 pm

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