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Serving great coffee and delicious food in Belfast City Hall, one of Northern Ireland's most iconic buildings.
Operated by Loaf Catering, the café provides training and work experience places for people with a learning disability or autism. All of the café's profits go to its parent organisation NOW Group, a social enterprise supporting people with learning difficulties and autism in to jobs with a future. Worth remembering when considering where to dine in the city centre!
The café's menu has plenty of variety to choose from - breakfast options include savoury and sweet options including scrambled eggs with salmon or bacon, waffles or pancakes.
For lunch, why not try the customer favourite Loaf's award-winning sausage roll, ‘Rolls with Soul’ served with a secret recipe relish? Other signature dishes include traditional Irish stew served with wheaten bread and a seasonal soup of the day. There's also a range of freshly made sandwiches, salad bowls, daily specials and a menu for kids too.
If you're looking for something sweet, try afternoon tea for two. There is also an extensive range of yummy pastries, buns, traybakes and cake slices available all accompanied by a variety of locally sourced tea and coffee options.
The Bobbin café team is also very welcoming of group bookings and can accommodate up to 35 people in the private area.
The Bobbin has a five star ‘Scores On The Door' rating as awarded by the Food Standards Agency as well as a Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor for consistently good reviews. A hearing loop has also been installed at the café for customers who use hearing aids.
Top Reasons To Visit
- Freshly-made, delicious food catering to all tastes and diets
- Located inside Belfast City Hall right in heart of the city
- Free W-Fi and comfortable seating
- We're managed by the social enterprise Loaf Catering
- Our profits support people with barriers to jobs & training.