12pm - 11pm Monday & Tuesday
12pm - 1pm Wednesday - Saturday
1pm - 12pm Sunday
Public Holidays may have different opening times. Please check our Facebook for details.
- Disabled Access
- Private Dining
- Free WiFi
- Outside Seating Area
- Families and Children Welcome
About The Northern Whig
Open from 12pm - 9pm daily, 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.
Lovely food and brilliant service today. Will definitely be back.
Good food and wine, cocktails great and reasonably priced, staff very friendly.
From start to finish everything was great.Eould definitely go back again
Food was fantastic as always and service was friendly and efficient but alcoholic drinks were a bit pricey. £8 for gin and tonic and over £6 for a glass of wine!
Staff were great, food was delicious, perfect for after work drinks or catching up with friends
Great Sunday menu options
Food was incredible! Atmosphere lively..had a fab evening!
Great food and great service
Delicious food and cocktails ! Would have liked a specials menu on a Saturday. Had a two hour slot for lunch which was great and then went to the bar, disappointed that there was no seating with available seating upstairs but not allowed up hence our party leaving to go elsewhere
Beautiful surroundings/Bar area. Unfortunately food wasn’t nice and service was very slow, one girl in particular was rude. I had the Nachos which were sloppy with very little beef and covered in a sauce that wasn’t tasty. Steak in the steak sandwiches were burnt, basic standard of cooking. The table service was very slow and hard to get a drinks order taken and had to ask for plates for birthday cake and then we had to speak to another member of staff for knifes and forks! The booking process was very easy and staff were helpful and we attended the venue a few weeks ago and had a great night which made us select the NW but food and slow/poor service let it down this time.
Booked the upstairs for a 40th birthday party. Very straight forward in relation to booking and ordering food. Good service from the bar tender. The food on the platter trays I ordered were delicious. We all had a really good day. Thank you.
Pre ordered dinner for 20 people Couldn't fault it in any way
Booking as table was easy and simple on their website. Service was attentive. Free iced water on the table. Food was great and tasty. I had Korean fried chicken - lovely flavours. I would go again.
Music really loud from about 2000 unable to bear it sitting at restaurant side of bar. Moved to the front and was more bearable
Excellent presentation of delicious food. Comfortable seating and good entertainment. Overall, a great night. I would definitely go back and also recommend to friends.
We had an excellent meal at NW for my sisters hen party. Food was delicious and generous portions. Staff were very friendly and most helpful. Would certainly recommend.
Thank you to all the The Northern Whig who helped to cater for our party of 23 people last night. Everyone loved the food choice & quality, and a special thanks for catering for the dietary restrictions we required. We will be back!
Went for colleagues birthday lunch. Everyone enjoyed their meal
Went with a party of 20. Fantastic food and service, we all had a great time. Many thanks, it was perfect.
Food was excellent. We were a party of 5 including 2 teenagers and the staff were lovely, chatting with the kids and making us all welcome. I asked for a different side to the one the dish was prepared with & the waitress couldn't have been more helpful in ensuring my request was seen to. Would definitely recommend.
We dined on Easter Sunday evening and had a lovely meal accompanied by a fantastic young girl singer. Made the end to our visit to Belfast 👍🏻
Best Sunday roast and service!
Singer and music was just a little too loud. Didn't have 1 waiter, had a number which made ig a bit confusing for them. Quality of food and menu choice was excellent and good value for money. Would def recommend
Music from 7-9 too loud for diners. Empty glasses etc need lifted more. Otherwise great.