SAPHYRE Restaurant Belfast

SAPHYRE restaurant in Belfast is a fabulous hidden gem set within a converted Grade B listed Church. The Belfast restaurant on the Lisburn Road is personally designed by Kris Turnbull, bright & cheerful during the day and at night seductively lit by candle lights, offering a warm welcoming, moody atmosphere.

Our award winning Head Chef Joery Castel is using some of the finest local ingredients to deliver exciting & innovating seasonal dishes. Joery achieved outstanding success in his restaurant The Boathouse, 3aa Rosettes, featuring on 'la liste' and most recently being featured number 50 in the Sunday Times top 100 UK restaurants.

We are delighted that Joery is taking the stage in this years BBC Great British Menu with celebration of 140 years of Wimbledon being the focus. Chef's design their menus to reflect the taste, smells and colours of the 'Taste of Summer'.

The glamorous layout of the restaurant translates beautifully, whether it's girly lunch in Belfast, a romantic evening, night out with friends, family gathering or private party venue; the intimate dining room is perfect for all occasions.


For the business men and women who lunch in Belfast we have created a special two / three course lunch menu starting from £16.
Looking for Sunday lunch Belfast, we are delighted to announce from 16th April we are open 12-4pm.

Summer LUNCH

Summer Pre Theatre Menu





SAPHYRE recently launched its new lounge at The Vestry Belfast.
Perfect for pre-dinner drinks, cocktails & nibbles, for the pre theatre Belfast revellers this is a tasty option.

The lounge is also a superb venue for private and semi private parties.
The extensive wine list features many exclusives from quirky and energetic winemakers worldwide to offer a new essence of flavours.
We host exclusive wine tasting monthly in Belfast.


Our desserts are decedent treats, bursting with flavour, traditional influences with a modern twist.
Alternatively opt for our Irish & Continental cheese plate dressed with our flavoursome homemade chutney. Dessert cocktails always a popular choice too.

Lunch Menus Belfast

Tantalising 3 course menu, perfect for business lunches, friendly catchups or that spontaneous lunch date!

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Pre Theatre
Pre Theatre Menu in Belfast at SAPHYRE

Versatile & designed for all tastes, 3 course menu for £20. Served Wednesday to Saturday between 5pm & 7pm.

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À La Carte Menu in Belfast at SAPHYRE

Our menu offers an eclectic variety of dishes, full of colour, vibrant & fresh, designed for all tastes.

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Tasting Menu Belfast at SAPHYRE

Our Head Chef will take you on a culinary journey that pays homage to the seasonality of the best ingredients.

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Private Dining
Private Dining in Belfast at SAPHYRE

Our beautiful dining room seats between 35 to 55 guests, whilst our comfortable internal courtyard can be organised for semi-private events.

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Afternoon Tea
Afternoon Tea Menu in Belfast at SAPHYRE

The tiered tea stand includes finely cut sandwiches, freshly baked scones and a range of delicate pastries.

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