Best Bars in Belfast

Belfast's bar scene is as diverse as it gets, offering everything from laid-back jazz nights to raucous late night partying. Whether you're in the mood for sky-high sips on a stunning rooftop or curling up with a few signature cocktails in a sleek lounge, we're here to help. Explore our guide to the best bars in Belfast and enjoy a unique night out in the Northern Irish capital. 

Last updated on 22nd September 2022




Taking inspiration from South America, Liquor XXX is one of the best cocktail bars in Belfast for its tequila, pisco and cachaça-laced mixes. Welcoming guests with an 'adult' shopfront, the venue puts a racy spin on things indoors with red velvet booths, vintage trinkets and Latin tunes. 

A fuss-free bar that focuses on locally-brewed bevvies, Bullhouse Brewing Company's flagship is all about the craft beer. Head to the Eastside spot for a regularly changing menu that includes signature IPAs, vegan ales and stouts, as well as biodynamic wines small batch spirits.