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Great Northern Mall, Belfast, Northern Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

I've here a few a few times now foods always been good, staff lovely and one of those places where you can get something that doesn't cost you a small fortune. Recommend if your in your europa waiting around, great for a quick bite !

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Thank Shannon T
Bangor, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Surly unpleasant staff but food OK. Must have been an off day for them. No clear queue so sent to one end of counter by staff then once ordered sent to the other end by other staff and promptly forgotten about. Oh well.

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1 Thank Andrew A
glasgow uk
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

Went here for a snack with friend,we sat down at table and waited for girl serving food to take our order,after five minutes turns out you have to go to counter to order food from very dimly lit menu boards ordered food and waited almost 20 minutes for cheese bagel and bacon roll,had to ask for cutlery and napkins.i think... More 

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Thank bd199
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Great food at a very reasonable price ... Would 100% recommend .. Just inside the Europa Bus Station ... Better than the so called established eateries. Call every day but call on a Sunday before 10am as other places are closed.

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Thank Stefan N
Johnstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Dropped in here early afternoon (after the lunch time take away rush) for some quick snacks. The large Belfast Breakfast (£5.80) is excellent value for money. Others ordered the small breakfast, soda farl with sausage and pancakes with syrup. All washed down with tea, coffee and OJ. All for under£18! Excellent value. Well worth finding, close to the bus station.

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Thank Dougie S
Belfast, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Place is a joke. Any time we have ordered food you are told come back in 40 minutes to collect. .. how about no we r hungry now. Plenty of better places that will serve you quicker better going to then

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3 Thank kyle8809
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Platform Food seems to be a cross between a chip shop, sandwich bar and cafe. Atmosphere is dim and drab. The strong red decor doesn't work in such a small eatery which gets no natural light as it's located inside Great Northern Mall. Service was poor. The staff didn't bother to give me cutlery or a napkin when they left... More 

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Thank CiaraSlevin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

We stayed at a hotel near by and had breakfast here everyday. The staff were great, food was fresh hot and plentiful. The value was excellent and much better than paying a fortune to eat at the hotel! We will be back when next in Belfast.

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Thank noodle1490
Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2015

The food here is always lovely, nice sandwiches especially. The staff are friendly too. Would definitely recommend. Nicest place to eat within the bus station.

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2 Thank Nataliemu
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2015

I came here three times during a long weekend in Belfast, twice for breakfast and once for lunch. It's a friendly little place that does good-quality food. Prices are average for a city cafe, about what you'd expect (£2 for a nicely made bagel). I like supporting independent local businesses like this rather than the big international chains wherever possible.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Great Northern Mall, Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?