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La Bastille

182A Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 6AL, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9066 7500
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“rabbit” (23 reviews)
“bavette steak” (13 reviews)
“onion soup” (17 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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182A Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 6AL, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

For a person dining alone you were made to feel welcomed. Great service, excellent food and overall terrific value for money. Certainly worth a second visit (if time permits).

Thank AnnBonn
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Quite busy early Thursday evening, in this airy basement setting. Pleasant, friendly waiter and maitre d', and prompt, but not rushed, service. Delightful starters of terrine, also deep fried, shredded lamb, which was quite superb, somewhat reminiscent of Chinese style crispy duck. Bavette steaks were...More

Thank MadDocNI
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a solo traveller, I really appreciated the warmth & friendliness of the Wait staff at La Bastille. No reservation was no problem for a diner who walked in off the street. I was served the largest gnt I've ever seen! The menu looked amazing,...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were invited here by friends who had purchased a discount voucher for the restaurant. A discount voucher and you question possibly the standard of food etc. No need service, quality of the food, presentation of the food and exceptional value for money.

Thank Roger A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only arrived in Belfast that day and were in walking distance from the restaurant which was suggested by our hotel Gregory. We were pleased to be slotted in and noticed that they were also catering for an 80th birthday party of 16 people of...More

Thank StellaCaroline
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Had an amazing dinner with my friends. The staffs are so lovely, service is great! I had the pie of the day for dessert and love it a lot! Will definitely come back!

1  Thank TzyyJiun
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Had a great dinner, service was a little slow, but all the food was amazing. Had the lamb and it was very tender. The rhubarb tart is to die for! Definitely coming back again!

Thank funkyting
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Was here with work colleagues. I had the mussels for starter which were a little bland. The steak for main was top notch and the creme brûlée for dessert was very tasty and a nice portion size. The staff were very friendly and took the...More

Thank brianc0887
Reviewed 28 July 2017

The food was excellent and cheap at the same time, the environment is friendly and familiar, so you feel relaxed while having a nice conversation with the people that you came with.

Thank JoaoccAbreu
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Popped in for dinner and was delighted with the food, I have rarely had food as good as this outside France. Proprietor was friendly and accomodating, his recommendations were excellent and the foie gras is to die for. Be warned, its only delivered once a...More

Thank GregRDublin
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9 September 2016|
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Response from eddie212191 | Reviewed this property |
I would book to be on the safe side but they should have room for walking!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 182A Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 6AL, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9066 7500
La Bastille Restaurant boasts true, chic, parisienne style and class for Northern IrelandAuthentic, traditional french cuisine with a modern twist in an intimate, romantic setting.
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