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The Mad Hatter Coffee Shop

2C Eglantine Avenue, Belfast BT9 6DW, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9068 3461
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“ulster fry” (10 reviews)
“pie” (2 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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2C Eglantine Avenue, Belfast BT9 6DW, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 89 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Foods delicious, and the staff are excellent. Well worth a visit if you haven't been ans well worth going back of once you have

2  Thank Kev G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, menu has a variety of choices, also with a selection of specials for that day, lovely friendly staff highly recommend!

2  Thank David H
Reviewed 10 April 2017

My wife and I frequently enjoy a good old traditional Ulster Fry here and have done for years. The staff are very pleasant and always ready with additional tea and coffee.

2  Thank Alexander M
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Went here twice on our trip,very handy for where we were staying at Malone lodge apartments.The girls who work there are very friendly,the food was lovely and you didn't have to wait long at all for it.would go back again if we came to Belfast...More

2  Thank clairecallister
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Great value, lovely food and friendly staff. We usually stick to the breakfast/brunch choices, but they will vary dishes according to your taste. Excellent overall. Home made apple pie is to die for.

2  Thank John W
Reviewed 13 January 2017

I used to recommend this place to everyone and tell them it had the best frys in Belfast. I went there this week though and it was disgusting! The whole fry was swimming in grease on the plate and so off putting and tasted gross....More

Thank Hungrylucy
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Good big breakfast to start the day and keep you going the whole day - with lots of healthier options also. Very pleasant staff and nice location.

2  Thank A_M_a_c_2200000
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Saw this eatery mentioned so I called in late afternoon. the Place was empty, but I had Lasagne, which was beautiful, and just what was required after Black Friday Sales. Service very good and place very clean. Well done, I can highly recommend.......

2  Thank WJH67
Reviewed 27 November 2016

The Mad Hatter Restaurant is not only fabulous for food but also for their Public Relations and attention to detail. We have had the pleasure of eating in the Mad Hatter on many occasions. We also make use of their brilliant 'home catering' service. Joanne...More

2  Thank Rosie C
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Visiting Belfast for three nights this was our breakfast stop and a great start to each day it was ! Great value and friendly staff - glad we found you in preference to paying inflated prices at the hotel just up the road. Coffee top-ups...More

4  Thank peterb41_dun
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Lauren M
Do you have gluten free options?
6 December 2016|
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Response from Camillus F | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don't know but I'll ask the ladies.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:30 - 17:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2C Eglantine Avenue, Belfast BT9 6DW, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9068 3461
  • E-mail