About Salt Bistro

Located in St Anne’s Square, right in the heart of Belfast’s Cathedral Quarter, Salt Bistro is an intimate dining space that specialises in European cuisine crafted from locally-sourced produce. From starters of freshly baked bread with the soup of the day, to hefty mains of ribeye steak and chips or fillet of hake with black pudding mash, there’s something to suit everyone on the menu at Salt Bistro. Book a table at this restaurant now to avoid missing out.

Opening Times

Open today - Opens at 5:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm


Salt Bistro
St. Anne's Square, Cathedral Quarter
Belfast BT1 2LR

Menu Highlights



Smoked Haddock Risotto, Carrot, Beetroot Spirals & Watercress Salad. (d)(f)


Goats Cheese, Cherry tomato & Red Onion Bruschetta.


Aromatic Crispy Duck Pancakes with Julienne of Vegetables Hoisin to Share.


More about Salt Bistro, Belfast

Whether its for a leisurely lunch, a fantastic pre-theatre treat, or to celebrate a special occasion with your loved ones in the evening, Salt Bistro remains a popular stop in the Cathedral Quarter among Belfast locals and tourists alike. Located directly at St Anne’s Square, this restaurant dishes out an exceptional roster of European favourites in its cosy and laid-back space, alongside an ample selection of desserts and beverages.

Standouts on the menu at Salt Bistro include the chicken and chorizo salad with caramelised red onion, pine nuts and cherry tomatoes – great either as a starter or a light meal on its own – as well as the grilled focaccia with roast Mediterranean vegetable, chickpea and feta bake. For a more comprehensive dining experience, however, why not opt for one of Salt Bistro’s two- or three-course menus? The array of contemporary European starters, mains and desserts will leave you spoilt for choice when designing a meal to your tastes and preferences – and at prices that won’t break the bank. Make a stop at Salt Bistro the next time you’re in Belfast’s Cathedral Quarter and feast to your heart’s content. Just remember to reserve ahead of your visit to snag the best seats.

77 Salt Bistro Reviews

77 Reviews
Value for money:Great value
Waiting time:Exceptionally good
Noise levels:Very pleasant
Fiona G.2 days ago · 2 reviews

Really excellent food, at reasonable prices. Interesting menu with good range of choice. Nice location and attractive decor. Extremely pleasant and helpful staff. Highly recommended

Alan H.19 days ago · 7 reviews

Excellent service and really good menu. I am never disappointed with cosey bistro. Wonderful setting in the bustling St. Anne's square in the Cathedral Quarter.

Jackie G.a month ago · 1 review

Everyone was very happy with their choice of meal. Food was very tasty and presented beautifuly. Drink flowing. Staff very attentive and helpful. No complaints.