Belfast City Centre Map
This map shows you the area surrounding the Primark Bank Buildings affected by the cordon.
The pink zone is closed to pedestrians and vehicles.
The yellow dot trail shows pedestrian routes around the zone, including streets and areas that are accessible.
There's also a free shuttle bus service which connects St George's Market, Belfast City Hall, Royal Avenue and North Street. View timetable
CastleCourt Car Parking - £1 per hour at weekends
Park at CastleCourt Shopping Centre for just £1 per hour at weekends during September.
Student Deals at CastleCourt
Get up to 20% off fashion, food and beauty products with CastleCourt’s top student deals.
Fountain Tavern Food Offers
Fountain Tavern has food deals seven days a week, including an early evening meal for £13.50 and two steaks and a bottle of wine for just £35.
Free Gift at Argento
Spend £25 on Nomination jewellery at Argento before the end of September and receive a free gift! Pop into their outlet premises at 32-34 Ann Street.
Culture Night is bringing the buzz back to Royal Avenue on Friday 21 September with spectacular performances from Chidambaram, Sink the Ink, The Lotties, Daydream Nation and Electric Octopus!
Catch live entertainment at Fountain Street, CastleCourt, Bank Square and Belfast City Hall too!
Food & Drink
5 Lunch Ideas
Look out for Belfast’s much-loved Maggie May’s; opening a new store on Castle Street soon!
Top Places for Dinner
Find an exciting selection of world cuisine in the City Centre. Obento on Royal Avenue serves up Japanese dishes, including sushi and hot food. Chopstix on Donegal Place has a large variety of Asian dishes, while Jumon on Fountain Street has a mouth-watering plant-based Asian menu.
Live Music & 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.
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.
Meet the faces of our TV advert. Many shops, restaurants and businesses have been affected by the safety cordon around the Bank Buildings. Our video features a range of well-known faces who are showing their support, as well as some of the traders in the area.
Caitlín works in Jumon, a beautiful vegetarian restaurant based on Fountain Street and right next to the cordon, check out their menu and support #YourBelfast.
Sarah works for Extern, a forward-looking charity that changes people’s lives by meeting them at their point of need.
Vicki works in the cultural haven that is Black Box. She was more than willing to give up her time to appear in the first film and support #YourBelfast.
Alex was born in Chile, raised in Omagh and lives in and loves Belfast for a night out.
Show the Love
The shops, the bars, the sport, the people… share your favourite spots in Belfast city centre and show your love for #YourBelfast on social media.
The following shops and businesses are open in and around the Bank Buildings site. View messages and information from businesses in the area.
- 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 - opening soon
- 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
- TK Maxx
- Sports Direct
- The Sagart
- Havanna Bank Sq
The following shops are closed. View messages and information from businesses in the area.
- Abacus Beads - relocating soon to Queen's Arcade
- Argento - new and designer collections available at the outlet store
- British Heart Foundation
- City Picnic
- Coffee Kiosk
- Cookie Box - other premises at 35 Ann Street
- DV8 - reclocated to CastleCourt
- McDonald's - nearest McDonald's restaurant, Boucher Road, open 24/7
- Tesco Metro - alternative stores: Tesco Express, Royal Ave, 7am-9pm; Great Victoria Street 6am-midnight
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.
CastleCourt Shopping Centre also has £1 per hour car parking at weekends during September!
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
Opening hours for smaller shops may vary.