Take a look at the best post and pre-theatre menus in Belfast. Whether you are heading out with the whole family or want a romantic meal before the show, Belfast has plenty of options. Take a look at the fine-dining and family-friendly options below. There is something for everyone.

Howard Street Restaurant

Howard Street

Howard Street have a pre-theater menu with a selection of seafood and chicken dishes with south eastern undertones. Once you have eaten in Howard’s once you will return time and time again. Don’t forget to try their Strangford Lough Oysters, just as your server! Pre-Theatre Menu available: Tuesday – Saturday from 5pm – 6pm.

Sweet Afton

Sweet Afton Bar & Kitchen known as the heart of Linen House offers a pre-theatre menu. Book a table before the show and take advantage of Sweet Afton’s 2 course deal for only £18 every Sunday – Thursday from 5 -7pm. It’s a bar and restaurant combined like no other in Belfast, with the theme of Burns’ poem running through the interior décor with rich colours and dark wooden features covered with prose and poetry.

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Flame Restaurant

Fill your yummy before the show at Flame for £21 (2 Courses) or £25 (3 Courses) per person.  Flame Restaurant is a unique venue with a theatrical twist and is offering a mixture of ‘east meets west’ cuisine in their pre-theatre menu. Available every Monday – Saturday from 5 -6:30pm. The theme of the 140 seated restaurant was to create drama from a full visible kitchen whereby chefs with their culinary skills prepare and deliver their cuisine from a purpose-built wood burning fire grill.

CoCo Restaurant


Great food, fine wine and fantastic service in the heart of Belfast City Centre, Northern Ireland. Coco offers only the best food; locally sourced, cooked to perfection, and the kind of food that will give you a hug and keep you coming back for more. Coco’s pre-theatre menu is available every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. (Main Course £16.50/2 Courses £22/ 3 Courses £27.50)



Actons three-course menu is available all week and at weekends at only £19.95 for two courses and £23.95 for three courses and you can add a 250ml carafe of wine for £7! Actons offers a warm and friendly welcome to their modern and vibrant restaurant. The service is really exceptional with friendly, attentive and knowledgeable staff making sure your desires and needs are met.

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The River Rooms

Enjoy this great pre theatre meal deal at The River Rooms, 2 Course & a House Cocktail for £22.95! A Unique venue in the heart of Belfast city, situated on the River Lagan. For great cocktails, tacos, tapas, atmosphere and service come to The River Rooms in Belfast. Check out Cloud 9 with funky decor, music & great vibes after your meal.

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Home Restaurant

Home may not exclusively have a set pre-theatre menu, but they do have 2 & 3 course deals for lunch and dinner. It doesn’t matter if you are going to see an early or late show, Home’s set menu deal is available every Monday, Wednesday – Friday, 12pm-3.30pm &  5pm-6.15pm. Don’t miss out on feel good food served in a well-established, award-winning restaurant in the heart of the city centre.


AMPM Restaurant

If you’re looking for a great deal on a delicious meal, look no further than our Early Bird Menu / Pre-theatre Menu at AMPM, Belfast. Available Sunday to Thursday from 4 pm – 7 pm, their Early Bird Menu / Pre-theatre Menu offers a wide variety of mouth-watering dishes at a fraction of the regular price. At AMPM, they pride themselves on using only the freshest and highest-quality ingredients in all of their dishes.

Robinsons Bar

Robinsons Bar & Bistro

With Belfast’s Grand Opera House only a few minutes’ walk away and The Ulster Hall, Odyssey and Waterfront Hall all but a short distance away, Robinson’s Bistro is the perfect choice for a pre-show drink or after-show dinner. Robinsons pre-theatre deal includes 2 Courses for £18 and 3 Courses for £21. Find the bistro on the first floor and enjoy iconic views of the city whilst eating a delicious hearty meal.

Little Wing Pizzeria

Little Wing Pizzeria

Enjoy 2 courses and a glass of house wine, prosecco, soft drink, beer or cider at Little Wing Pizzeria before your show for just £15.50. Little Wing serves yummy, traditional Naples style pizzas made with fresh ingredients and cooked using time honoured methods, perfect for families. Offer is available Sunday – Wednesday.

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