Due to road closures around Royal Avenue and Castle Place, there are some bus diversions in place. For help and advice, contact Translink. There's also a free shuttle bus service which connects St George's Market, Belfast City Hall, Royal Avenue and North Street. View timetable.
Car Parking in Belfast City Centre
Have a look at our map and guide to car parking in the city below, or leave the car at home and take advantage of Translink's public transport options.
Shop Opening Hours
- Monday & Tuesday: 9am - 6pm
- Wednesday: 9am - 6pm (Victoria Square open to 9pm)
- Thursday: 9am - 9pm
- Friday: 9am - 6pm (Victoria Square open to 9pm)
- Saturday: 9am - 6pm
- Sunday: 1pm - 6pm
Discover Nearby Food & Drink
5 Lunch Ideas
Pick up a gourmet sandwich at West Sandwich Bar on Castle Street, or a range of Japanese dishes including sushi at Obento on Royal Avenue. Head over to Bank Square for Irish stew and a pint of Guinness at Kelly's Cellars. Choose from an eclectic menu with vegan options at The Sagart Kitchen & Bar on Chapel Lane. And look out for Belfast’s much-loved Maggie May’s which opened a new eatery on Castle Street!
Top Places for Dinner
Find an exciting selection of world cuisine in Belfast City Centre. Jumon on Fountain Street has a mouth-watering plant-based Asian menu. For Mexican, check out La Taqueria or visit Pizza Boutique for an Italian fix, both on Castle Street.
Head over to Bank Square for some of Belfast's best fish and chips at Mourne Seafood Bar. Or try Havana Bank Sq, a hidden gem tucked away on Berry Street, specialising in locally sourced food and a fresh mix of cocktails to evoke summer memories.
5 Food & Drink Offers
- 10% off your bill at Havana Bank Sq on Chapel Lane when you quote #YourBelfast.
- Free cocktail with any of The Sagart Kitchen & Bar's delicious main courses when you quote #YourBelfast.
- Free glass of Blanquette De Limoux with Afternoon Tea at Café Parisien when you quote #YourBelfast.
- 50% saving on two-course meal options at Berliner.
- Two steaks and a bottle of wine for just £35 at Fountain Tavern on Fountain Street.
Terms and conditions apply to all offers. Please check with the individual business for full details.
Live Music and Entertainment
One of Belfast's oldest traditional Irish pubs, Kelly's Cellars offers live traditional music, pints of Guinness and Irish stew. Live music is available Tuesday - Thursday from 8.30pm and on Saturdays from 4.30pm.
Voodoo is well established as a Belfast hotspot, adding a bit of spice for those who like things a little different. With regular DJs, open mic nights and singer song writers, check out their upcoming gigs and events.
This traditional pub offers regular live music, including an acoustic session from 6pm and traditional music from 9pm on Fridays, and live music and a DJ from 6.30pm on Saturdays.
The following shops and businesses are open in and around the Bank Buildings site. View messages and information from businesses in the area.
- Primark (enter via Castle Street)
- Hercules Bar
- The Money Shop
- Hair Apartment
- Belfast Cookery School
- La Taqueria
- Mace Express
- Café West
- Conway Opticians
- Pizza Boutique
- Sink the Ink Tattoos
- Executive Barbers
- Maggie Mays
- Premier Meats
- Shop Mobility
- Kelly's Cellars
- Mourne Seafood Bar
- Ulster Reform Club
- Ashers Baking Co.
- Phone Boutique
- The Spinning Wheel
- Pic & Mix Body Jewellry
- White Dragon Tattoo
- Fountain Tavern
- JD Sports
- The Body Shop
- Disney Store
- Cookie Box
- TK Maxx
- Sports Direct
- The Sagart
- Havanna Bank Sq
The following shops are closed or have relocated. View messages and information from businesses in the area.
- Abacus Beads - relocated to Queen's Arcade.
- British Heart Foundation
- City Picnic
- Coffee Kiosk
- Tesco Metro - alternative stores: Tesco Express, Royal Avenue, 7am-9pm; Great Victoria Street 6am-midnight