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James St

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Irish, European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings
About
James St. is the coming together of two of Belfast’s best restaurants, James Street South Restaurant and The Bar and Grill at James St.The new offering is the best of the Bar and Grill's menu with a few light touches to the fine cooking of James Street South. Classic dishes are firmly established on the menu from the crab and chilli linguine, Dundrum crab used on toast, alongside classic bistro dishes such as farmhouse terrine, fruit de mer plates available from Thursday. The charcoal grill still plays centre stage, cooking not just some of the best steaks and prime cuts Northern Ireland has to offer but also fresh whole fish, pork and vegetables. With a larger, more established bar area, a
PRICE RANGE
US$23 - US$97
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Irish, European, British, Contemporary
FEATURES
Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I visited James St whilst I was back home from England for Christmas. The last time I was here was about 4 years ago and it was great then, this time was no exception! Food, service, wine and cocktails where all amazing. Everyone of us...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 494MarkM494
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Was recommended to come here whilst over on business by an associate who lives in the city, It didn’t fail to disappoint, salt aged sirloin was absolutely to die for and possibly the best steak I’ve eaten and cooked to a medium rare perfection. Must...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank brodiebhoy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Group of six friends out for dinner last week in James Street. Lovely lively atmosphere and very pleasant and well trained staff. Food was excellent, 5 of the 6 had steaks, all cooked as requested and good quality. Really tasty deserts and a good wine...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank pksand1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food here is exceptional, both my partner and I enjoyed both our courses. Definitely the best steak we’ve had in a long time. The staff were extremely attentive and nothing was too much trouble. The only reason I have given it a 4 and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank sjkw2280
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went today for the first time since the revamp, sorry we left it so long. The service and the food were as terrific as previously experienced. The whole meal was enhanced by the ever helpful and knowledgeable Paul, he has all the patience to go...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank rare2020
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dined as a party of 4 who love good food...every course was delicious, menu choice was great and he cocktails were tasty. I cant wait to go back!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ursula M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great meal here over Christmas. Nice atmosphere in the restaurant, good selection on the menu and very tasty food. Portions weren’t huge and service was a little slow (there were only three of us and our food didn’t arrive at the same...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 612pipm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Are company decided to come here for Christmas dinner a very good choice meal was excellent, certainly would recommend this restaurant

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank O1691MBandrew
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We dined here, during the week, as a party of 4 for a Christmas get-together. Due to its popularity (and time of year no doubt) sometimes the tables aren’t turned around as quickly, so we had a slight wait for our table. But there’s a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Daytripper24182
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Girlfriend bought me here for my birthday dinner in October, great service and super food, will definitely return

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Conor C
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KazzaCarrickfergus
8 July 2017|
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Response from JamesStSouth1 | Property representative |
Hi K only a few minutes walk
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RobSBTFC
3 March 2017|
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Response from JamesStSouth1 | Property representative |
Hi No there is no dress code at James Street South.
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louise c
29 November 2016|
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Hello, We will be finalising our Tasting Menu for New Year's Eve this weekend. Please check our website as it will be posted as soon as it is finalised. Thank you. Amy
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