Why not mix it up at one or all of these highly-rated cocktail bars in Belfast…
2 Donegall Square West
Due to reopen this weekend after a major first floor refurbishment, The Apartment has been a staple destination on Belfast’s cocktail trail since it opened at the turn of the century.
16 Skipper Street
When The Merchant first opened its doors in Belfast it gave the cocktail scene a real shake up. It remains at the top of the tree.
44 Franklin Street
One of the new kids on the block, Rita’s is holding its own as an ambient location for seekers of exotic drinks and decor.
404 Newtownards Road
Although Graze is primarily a restaurant, it also boosts an impressive first floor cocktail lounge for a post-meal tipple.
25-31 Bradbury Place
Their signature drinks are the His & Hers Alibi and on Thursdays and Fridays you can avail of half price cocktails.
Great Victoria Street
The Europa has been around that long it’s often overlooked, but some of Belfast’s most renowned mixologists ply their trade here in The Piano Bar.
45 Dublin Road
Filthy Chic cocktail bar is the first stop for many in the Filthy Quarter. As well as mixing your drinks they also offer cocktail masterclasses.
701 Lisburn Road
Fancy a Zombie Hurricane or some White Tiger’s Milk? The Albany will see you right.
66 High Street
A recent addition to Belfast’s clubbing scene, Sixty6, located above The National, comes armed with an impressive cocktail list.