By: College Tourist, Emily Freebury , Fordham University Just in time for St.
Patrick's Day on the 17th, here are 17 of the best places to go for an unforgettable night out in Belfast, Ireland.
With Belfast City's largest beer garden, The National is the perfect place to sit and enjoy a drink from the extensive menu, or head upstairs to the club and/or roof terrace for even more great vibes.
What to Drink: Grab a few friends (or if you're brave enough just yourself) and order a shot ladder to kick off the night. The Botanic Inn (The Bot) The Bot is one of Queens University students' number one destinations for a night out.
With a traditional pub-feel downstairs, a bustling club upstairs, and a wide selections of drinks to choose from, you can't go wrong with a night at The Bot.
What to Drink: Pay tribute to Ireland with a deliciously fresh pint of Guinness. Limelight You can't spend time in Belfast, without a trip to Limelight, one of the country's most famous venues for live music!
From well-known DJ's to established music artists, the Limelight complex has some of Belfast's best weekly entertainment.
This traditional Belfast bar is jam-packed with custom mirrors and various memorabilia making it an unforgettable night out. Whether you're enjoying a cold beer outside in the beautifully decorated smoking area, or a Jameson and ginger inside enjoying some live music (Thurs-Sun.), The Duke of York is the perfect place to take in that traditional Irish pub feel.
What to Drink: With Ireland's largest selection of Irish Whiskeys, a whiskey drink is a must.Highlight of the night is the staff coming around with a ~free~ slice of wood-fired pizza. What to Drink: Grab a friend and split one of their £9.95 pitcher deals- try the Long Island Ice Tea or Sex on the Beach Pitcher! The Eglantine (The Eg) The Eg is a bar popular with Queens University Students as well as the areas' locals.With live entertainment once a week, a 20% student discount on food, half price cocktails Friday 5-7pm, and a large selection of fabulous drinks, the Eg will fulfill all of your night out needs.) And if you want to take your night to the next level, head downstairs to Chinawhite, the nearby club for some dancing and even more entertainment.What to Drink: In order to epitomize the Perch's elegant environment, order a glass of Prosecco to sip on and take in the gorgeous Belfast city views. The Duke of York If in Belfast, a trip to the Duke of York is a must!Whether you're hanging out in one of the two-rooftop gardens, the beer garden, or playing a game of pool in Northern Ireland's largest poolroom, Laverys has plenty to offer to guarantee a great night! Cuckoo Cuckoo is the perfect bar to enjoy a relaxed and low-key night, or the perfect first stop for a wild night out in Belfast!