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University District Guide Map

Walking around the University district you'll find many good places to eat and drink.

Conference Venue

School of Psychology, QUB

David Keir Building exterior
18-30 Malone Road, Belfast (028 9097 5445)

Venue for afternoon sessions

Restaurants

Welcome Chinese Restaurant at Dukes Hotel

Dukes Hotel exterior
65 - 67 University Street

Location of Conference Dinner, Friday 25th August, 20:00.

Café India

Café India exterior
42-46 Malone Road,Belfast BT9 5BQ (028 9066 6955)

2 course lunch available from 12pm ­ 2:30pm each day £5.95. Specialists in Bangladeshi cuisine.

The Abacus Cantonese Restaurant

The Abacus Cantonese Restaurant exterior
127 Eglantine Avenue, (028 9068 3268)

2 course business lunch (Entrée and dessert) for £5.

Rain City Café Grill

Rain City Café Grill exterior
33-35 Malone Road, (028 9068 2929)

American diner style eating. Main courses £5 - £10.

Serai

Serai exterior
1 University Street (028 9032 4000)

Asian Fusion

Zio Café Restaurant Grill

Zio Café Restaurant Grill exterior
23 University Road, (028 9027 8788)

Italian food. Lunch time special of 1 course £3.95, 2 courses £4.95 or 3 courses £5.95. Pre-order option available.

Tony Romas

Tony Romas exterior
25-27 University Road, (028 9032 6777)

Famous for Ribs! Lunch specials 12-5pm £5-9.

Café Conor

Café Conor exterior
11a Stranmillis Road, (028 9066 3266)

Bustling Mediterranean-style eatery; renowned for their in house desserts. Daily specials for £8.95; Soup £4.25.

The Welcome Cantonese Restaurant

The Welcome Cantonese Restaurant exterior
22 Stranmillis Road, (028 9038 1359)

3 course set lunch menu with tea and coffee for £6.95. 12pm ­ 1.40pm.

Giraffe

Giraffe exterior
54 Stranmillis Road, (028 9050 9820)

Laid back bistro. Lunch-time dishes for around £6 - £8. Soup and sandwiches also available. Unlicensed.

Blue Print Pizza Company

Blue Print Pizza Company exterior
92 Stranmillis Road, (028 9066 3101)

Wide selection of pizzas, pasta and salad dishes for around £6 - £7.

Heaven Bridge Cantonese Restaurant

Heaven Bridge Cantonese Restaurant exterior
102 Stranmillis Road, Belfast, BT9 5AE

2 course lunch time special 12pm ­ 2pm (main course and dessert) for £4.50.

Indie Spice

Indie Spice exterior
159 Stranmillis Road, (028 9066 8100)

Fresh and exciting curries. 2 course lunch (starter and main) for £4.95 (12pm ­ 2.30pm daily).

Lolita

Lolita exterior
66-88 Stranmillis Road, Belfast, BT9 5AD (028 9066 8087)

Tandoor Café Bar, lunch time special £5.95 12:00 pm - 2:30pm, Sunday buffet lunch 12:00 pm - 3:00pm £6.95

Yum

Yum exterior
157 Stranmillis Road (028 9066 8020)

Open 8am for breakfast, lunch & evening á la carte

Cafés & Snacks

Orchard Café

Orchard Café exterior
3-5 Malone Road, Belfast, BT9 6RT (028 9068 7996)

Sandwiches and paninis from £2 - £4. Some main courses with a drink for £5

The Streat

The Streat exterior
42-46 Malone Road (028 9066 0061)

Sandwiches and paninis for around £2 - £4, sit in or take away. Soup and salads also available.

QUB Students Union

QUB Students Union exterior
157 Stranmillis Road (028 9066 8020)

Various budget catering outlets for breakfast, lunch & evening meal

Bookfinders Café

Bookfinders Café exterior
47 University Road, (028 9032 8269)

2nd hand bookstore with café on premises. Meal and a drink for around £5. Renowned for their quality soups.

Dantes

Dantes exterior
153 Stranmillis Road, (028 9066 2021)

Gourmet take away sandwich bar. £3 - £5.

Ravenous

Ravenous exterior
3 Stranmillis Road, (028 9066 8988)

Freshly made sandwiches and paninis. Take away only. Prices £3 - £4. Perfect for picnicking in Botanic gardens.

The Bagel Factory

The Bagel Factory exterior
157 Stranmillis Road (028 9066 8020)

Selection of filled bagels for around £3. Sit in and take away.

Ulster Museum Café

Ulster Museum exterior
Botanic Gardens, (028 9038 3000)

Located on the 3rd floor of the Ulster museum with stunning views of the Botanic gardens. Offers a selection of snacks and sandwiches for under £5.

Clements Café

Clements Café exterior
139 Stranmillis Road, (028 9032 2293)

Award winning coffee. Sandwiches, ciabattas, paninis and delicious tray bakes.

Bishop's Fish & Chip Shop

Bishop's Fish & Chip Shop exterior
137 Stranmillis Road, (028 9038 1234)

Traditional take away fish and chips for £5.

Pubs & Bars

The Eglantine Bar

The Eglantine Bar exterior
32 Malone Road, (028 9038 1994)

Bar food available from 12pm ­ 9pm. Main courses around £6 - £7.

The Parlour

The Parlour exterior
2 ­ 4 Elmwood Avenue, (028 9068 6970)

Informal Italian style bar and restaurant. Pizza and pasta dishes for around £5 - £6.

The Botanic Inn

The Botanic Inn exterior
23-27 Malone Road, Belfast, BT9 6RU (028 9050 9740)

Very popular entertainments & sports bar, often busy. Lunches from £3.75

Varsity

Varsity exterior
1 College Gardens, Belfast. BT7 6BQ (028 9097 2670)

Run by QUB catering services. Food served 10am-8pm. Sandwiches, salads & meals £4-7.

Molly's Yard

Molly's Yard exterior
1 College Green Mews, Botanic Avenue, Belfast, BT7 1LW (028 9032 2600)

Fine food and real ales, bistro menu £7 - 10.

Zinc

Zinc exterior
12 Stranmillis Road, Belfast, BT9 5AA (028 9068 2266)

Bar with food available

Places of Interest

Queen's University Lanyon Building

Queen's University, Lanyon Building Quadrangle
Queen's University Belfast, Belfast, BT7 1NN (028 9097 5252)

Famous for its Gothic Revival facade and Great Hall.

Queen's University Visitors Centre

Queen's University Visitors Centre
Queen's University Belfast, Belfast, BT7 1NN (028 9097 5252)

Souvenirs, information, guided tours and exhibitions. 10am - 4pm, closed Sunday.

Queen's Film Theatre

Queen's Film Theatre exterior
20-21 University Square, Belfast, BT7 1PA (028 9097 1097)

Owned by Queen's University, QFT is Ireland's longest-established cultural cinema.

Naughton Gallery at Queen's

Queen's Film Theatre exterior
Queen's University Belfast, Belfast, BT7 1NN (028 9097 5383)

Located in the Lanyon Building on Queen's main campus. Admission to the gallery is free. Monday - Saturday 11am - 4pm

Botanic Gardens

Lord Kelvin statue, Botanic Gardens
College Park, Botanic Avenue (028 9032 0202)

A key part of Belfast's Victorian heritage, yet a very cosmopolitan park. Ideal for picnics.

Palm House

Plants in the Palm House
Botanic Gardens

Contains a wide range of tropical and temperate plants.

Tropical Ravine

Plants in the Tropical Ravine
Botanic Gardens

Opened in 1889. From a perimeter walkway the visitor can peer downwards into a plant-filled sunken glen.

Ulstem Museum

Ulster Museum exterior
Botanic Gardens, (028 9038 3000)

Northern Ireland's treasure house of the past and present.

Belfast Bus Tour

Belfast Tour Bus
(028 9062 6888)

Take a tour of Belfast on an open top bus, departs from the bus stop opposite Queen's University at regular intervals.

Shops & Services

Numark Pharmacy

Numark Pharmacy exterior
62 Stranmillis Road, Belfast, BT9 5AD (028 9066 6477)

Open daily 9am - 5:30pm, closed Sunday

Botanic Gardens Post Office

Post Office exterior
95 University Rd, Belfast, BT7 1NG (028 9038 1309)

Weekdays 9am - 5:30pm, Saturday closed 12pm, closed Sunday & Monday 28th (Bank Holiday)

Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank exterior
91-93 University Road, Belfast, BT7 1NG

Open daily 10am - 4:30pm, closed weekends & Monday 28th (Bank Holiday)

Bookshop at Queen's

Bookshop exterior
91 University Road, Belfast, BT7 1NL (028 9066 6302)

Academic bookshop serving the university. Open daily 9am - 5:30pm, closed Sunday

Accommodation

Elms Student Village

Elms Student Village entrance
78 Malone Road, Belfast, BT9 5BW (028 9097 4525)

Windermere House

Windermere House exterior
60 Wellington Park, Belfast BT9 6DP (028 9066 2693)

Marine Guest House

Marine Guest House exterior
30 Eglantine Avenue, Belfast BT9 6DX (028 9066 2828)

The George Guest House

The George Guest House exterior
9 Eglantine Avenue, Belfast BT9 6DW (028 9068 3212)

Avenue House

Avenue House exterior
23 Eglantine Avenue, Belfast BT9 6DW (028 9066 5904)

Camera House

Camera House exterior
44 Wellington Park Belfast BT9 6DP (028 9066 0026)

Pearl Court Guest House

Pearl Court Guest House exterior
11 Malone Road, Belfast BT9 6RT (028 9066 6145)

Blakely Manor Guest House

Blakely Manor Guest House exterior
67 Malone Road, Belfast BT9 6SB (028 9066 2985)