The Northern Whig

2-10 Bridge Street, Belfast, United Kingdom, BT1 1LU
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Opening Information

12pm - 11pm Monday - Thursday
12pm - 1am Friday & Saturday
1pm - 11pm Sunday
Public Holidays may have different opening times. Please check our Facebook for details.

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Families and Children Welcome

About The Northern Whig

Open from 12pm - 9pm daily (1pm-8pm Sunday's), the restaurant at The Northern Whig serves a menu of cosmopolitan cuisine designed by Head Chef Rick Orr.

Rick's commitment to sourcing only the best possible local ingredients is reflected in the quality of the dishes he produces and he offers up an exciting selection of menu options which are influenced by cooking styles from all over the world.

We understand that for some, dining out is a rarity, and want to ensure your experience is a special one regardless. Our menu reflects the flexibility of tastes of our customers, perfect for those wanting to make a night of it.

Have a specific dietary request or requirement? Please contact us and we will endeavour to meet your needs.

Cuisine: Gastro Pub
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Wednesday, 23 December 2020

Only 2 stars for atmosphere but that’s only due to regulations with low music, very subdued. Shame. Great staff, thank you. Food lovely. Best of luck and hoping you can reopen in 6 weeks. Sad times.

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Visited On Wednesday, 23 December 2020

Loved it!

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Visited On Wednesday, 23 December 2020

Good wholesome food reasonably priced and pleasant service

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Visited On Tuesday, 22 December 2020

Lovely food & cocktails. Felt a very safe environment to enjoy a meal.

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Visited On Sunday, 20 December 2020

Cannot fault this place, been coming for years every Sunday and never had one bad complaint!!

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Visited On Saturday, 19 December 2020

Low score on atmosphere only because they weren't permitted to play music, so difficult to get into the spirit of Christmas

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Visited On Sunday, 20 December 2020

Your host was so good, not a huge personality but very very good at his job, showing us all of the safety measures and making sure track and trace was sorted. As a table who all work for a big competitor, we admired the service he gave us as we came in and it was one of the things we all remarked on. The rest of your staff were lovely and attentive, food was great, a good start to our night out.

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Visited On Sunday, 20 December 2020

We have been visiting northern wig for a good few years now, never disappointed

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Visited On Sunday, 20 December 2020

The staff where very friendly and welcoming. The food and drink was great like always thank you for a great lunch.

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Visited On Saturday, 19 December 2020

Food and service as always was excellent.

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Visited On Saturday, 19 December 2020

Fab service and beautiful meal 😋

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Visited On Friday, 18 December 2020

Beautiful food , service excellent

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Visited On Friday, 18 December 2020

I was served beer while waiting for my date to join at my table. Due to unforeseen circumstances beyond her control my date could not join me. I requested to order food anyway as I was drinking. I was refused and also told I must leave immediately, even before i had finished my drink. Staff member was extremely rude even though I explained the situation to her.

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Visited On Friday, 18 December 2020

First class friendly service from start to finish. I don’t say this often, but would highly recommend.

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Visited On Friday, 18 December 2020

I visit the Northern Whig every Christmas with my mum as our Christmas lunch out. Didn't think we would get this year because of covid but thank goodness we didn't miss out. The bar/ restaurant area is well spaced out for social distancing and we never felt vulnerable. The food, drinks and service were as always, amazing! Thanks again for another lovely Christmas lunch that my mum and I look forward to every year In the run up to Christmas!

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Visited On Saturday, 12 December 2020

Well frist off all food was lovely staff could not off being any nicer 😉 very helpful made fill very welcome and to top it off i lost my phone in the bathroom drunk lol but the staff found it thank u so much and tes will deffo be back thank yous so much

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Visited On Thursday, 17 December 2020

Brilliant!

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Visited On Thursday, 17 December 2020

Incredible food and service

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Visited On Thursday, 17 December 2020

Excellent food and drinks were amazing ☺️ Professional service yet friendly, can’t wait to be back.

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Visited On Thursday, 17 December 2020

Thank you , had a really lovely lunch today . Felt very safe - and staff very informative .

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Visited On Thursday, 17 December 2020

Totally love this restaurant

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Visited On Wednesday, 16 December 2020

Thanks for great service

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Visited On Wednesday, 16 December 2020

Thisbisbabgreat bar for food and relaxing with family for a meal. Staff very friendly and helpful. Recommend the place to anyone to visit.

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Visited On Wednesday, 16 December 2020

Staff excellent,meal could have been a bit warmer and Roast potatoes a bit rubbery but I still enjoyed it

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Visited On Saturday, 12 December 2020

My friends and I have visited on so many occasions so we were quite surprised that the food was poor! Turkey was average and had to ask for new roast potatoes as they were hard... we will come back and hope next time it is just as good as normal.

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