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Whites Tavern

Whites Tavern

The oldest bar in Belfast, in the courtyard behind Monaco and within stumbling distance of Bridge Street, again a traditional looking bar but I think it lost some of its charms after being done out and then being burnt out. Still dark and cosy. Foods pretty good but of note is the hand-drawn Guinness, the […]

Rotterdam

Rotterdam

52-54 Pilot Street Belfast County Antrim BT1 3AH Botanic Inn owns this place. Not that you’d know this as their trademark ghastliness and the homespun “aspirational lifestyle” shtick that pervades the rest of their outlets is completely absent. I reckon this will, of course, vanish as more people move to the “aspirational apartments” that are […]

Pothouse

Pothouse

Trendy bar, I can’t believe I was allowed into, expensive affair in a 1970’s carbuncle of a building, this must be where all the good looking folk go in Belfast, they have a blues guitarist on when we were which was pretty good. Strikes me as being more of a food place or somewhere to […]