Belfast city does not disappoint when it comes to a night out. Head to The Parlour or The Reporter Bar for live music, DJs and weekly drinks offers. If you are looking for a boogie, then Limelight nightclub is a great spot for you. Belfast is also a great spot to taste a wide variety of cocktails, explore the cobbles of the eclectic Cathedral Quarter for chic bars Tetto and The National. Continue with the cocktails in the city centre at Margot or Revolucion de Cuba.

Beer Gardens in Belfast

Come rain or shine you can find a great outdoor space in Belfast to enjoy a cool beer or a cocktail. Take a look at the best beer gardens in and around the city.

  • The Jailhouse
    The Jailhouse
    Pubs and Clubs

    The Jailhouse

    0.43 KM

    The Jailhouse, and adjoining sister bar Henrys, offers a fantastic range of traditional food, local drinks and entertainment…

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  • The National
    The National
    Pubs and Clubs

    The National

    0.58 KM

    An intimate and unique setting with cocktail bar, nightclub and Belfast's biggest beer garden.

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  • The Doyen Belfast
    The Doyen Belfast
    Pubs and Clubs

    The Doyen Belfast

    5.8 KM

    A stylish and traditional bar on Belfast's Lisburn Road, boasting live music, cocktails, sport and a gastropub menu.

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Belfast Terrace and Rooftop Bars

Take going for drinks to new heights at these rooftop venues and bars with a view in Belfast.

Traditional Pubs in Belfast

Get a true taste of Irish culture, head to a local Irish bar, enjoy live music and sip on one of the best Guinness’s you will ever taste. Discover what traditional pubs are hidden in Belfast.

  • Whites Tavern & Garden
    Whites Tavern & Garden
    Pubs and Clubs

    Whites Tavern & Garden

    0.46 KM

    Refurbished in 2019, Whites Tavern & Garden is located on Winecellar Entry, which was named after the many…

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  • Crown Liquor Saloon
    Crown Liquor Saloon
    Pubs and Clubs

    Crown Liquor Saloon

    0.57 KM

    The most famous pub in Belfast. You won't find another place like it.

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  • Robinsons Bar
    Robinsons Bar
    Pubs and Clubs

    Robinsons Bar

    0.57 KM

    One of Belfast's oldest and biggest bars, Robinsons hosts five venues under one roof.

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Traditional Music in Belfast

In Belfast there is always a venue or bar with a fantastic line up of traditional music sessions any day of the week. Enjoy a night out with your friends and immerse yourself in Irish culture.

  • Duke of York
    Duke of York
    Pubs and Clubs

    Duke of York

    0.64 KM

    Nestled along a narrow cobbled alleyway in the historic Half Bap area, the Duke offers a traditional Belfast…

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  • John Hewitt
    John Hewitt
    Pubs and Clubs

    John Hewitt

    0.62 KM

    A unique venue in the heart of Belfast's Cathedral Quarter, you are guaranteed a very warm Belfast welcome…

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  • Dirty Onion and Yardbird
    Dirty Onion and Yardbird
    Pubs and Clubs

    Dirty Onion and Yardbird

    0.65 KM

    The Dirty Onion is Belfast's oldest building, with real Irish music and craic seven nights a week.

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Live Music in Belfast

Belfast’s music scene has unforgettable energy that will ensure you have a great night out. Listen to traditional music, head out for a boogie or sing along to your favourite band. Find a venue, pub, or club right for you and your music taste.

  • Berts Jazz Bar & Restaurant
    Berts Jazz Bar & Restaurant
    Pubs and Clubs

    Berts Jazz Bar & Restaurant

    0.51 KM

    Berts encapsulates the sleek elegance of the art-deco era, complemented by live jazz, fabulous cocktails and mouth watering…

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  • Revolucion De Cuba
    Revolucion De Cuba
    Pubs and Clubs

    Revolucion De Cuba

    0.24 KM

    This is Revolución de Cuba, the ultimate Cuban food, cocktail and fiesta experience.

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  • Scott's Jazz Club
    Scott's Jazz Club
    Arts and Entertainment

    Scott's Jazz Club

    6.72 KM

    Scott's Jazz Club is a purpose designed Jazz Club Theatre with amazing sound and lighting.
    "The finest…

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Nightclubs

For late night entertainment and dancing to the wee hours go to one of Belfast’s most popular nightclubs, where you’ll find the best in dance, RnB, funk, disco and electro music.

Limelight Complex

Limelight

Established as one of the most famous venues for live music in Belfast, The Limelight Complex hosts unmissable gigs, as well as lively club nights with DJs across three rooms and weekly drinks offers.

Places to Watch Live Sport in Belfast

Check out our list of great bars that show live sports in Belfast. Whether you are looking to grab a drink or fill your stomach during the match, Belfast is sure to have a bar right for you.

Comedy

Discover Belfast’s top venues for laugh-out-loud comedy, with weekly shows featuring local comedians and visiting talent.

Comedy Night at The Empire

Belfast Empire

Belfast Empire has been providing Northern Ireland with laughter for over 20 years. The weekly Comedy Club on Tuesday nights features headline acts from the UK and international comedy circuit. Don’t miss their comedy club offers on cocktails, wine, beers and more!

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Limelight Comedy Shows

Keep a look out for live comedy shows at Limelight. Be prepared for a fantastic night with local and international acts. This venue is also known for hosting American comedian Kevin Hart and local comedian Colin Geddis. Join Limelight for their next big night of comedy!!

All Pubs and Clubs

Your night out in Belfast will be amazing. “Belfast’s nightlife is often loud, sometimes intoxicating and always fun.” Check out our long list of pubs & clubs in Belfast.

Hen and Stag Weekends in Belfast

Are you planning a Hen or Stag Party? Well, you’ve come to the right place. Head to Belfast for an unforgettable time. From cocktail materclasses and bottomless brunches, cookery classes and so much more.

Please remember to drink responsibly. Find out more at www.drinkaware.co.uk

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