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The John Hewitt Bar


51 Donegall Street
Belfast, Antrim BT1 2FH


028 9023 3768



About this Venue

Located in heart of Belfast's Cathedral Quarter, The John Hewitt first opened its doors in December 1999 and is Belfast's only Social Enterprise Pub. The bar is unique in its ownership as it is owned by The Belfast Unemployed Resource Centre. The Resource Centre's managers had always relied on va read more


Dress Code

Smart / Casual

Venue Type

Bar, Live Music / Gigs

Type of Night

Quiet Drink, Chilling with mates, Chatting & Drinking

The John Hewitt Bar, 51 Donegall Street 51 Donegall Street, Belfast, Antrim BT1 2FH


prowaveshop .

Stopped there only for a pint of Guinness but seen some plates with food and they looked great. Recommend!

Francis McKeating

Excellent city based heritage bar with some fantastic traditional Irish music if you get there on the right night

John Hewitt

It has my name so impossible not to visit. Nice old traditional pub with a fire to keep us warm plus no music. We had an excellent fish chowder soup here for lunch, and the other lunch offers looked very good!

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