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There used to be a bandstand at cornmarket many moons ago and now there is a very modern sculpture... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2016
Belfast, United Kingdom
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Depends who else is there

Good place to meet or sit and watch people go by. I'm not thrilled with the artwork in the middle... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2016
Belfast, United Kingdom
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Cornmarket, Belfast BT1 4DD, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Don't be confused by the name, there's no market. It's a fairly busy shopping street but nothing of much interest.

Thank magliocco
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Cornmarket is surely the shopping hub of Belfast. Five streets lead onto/away from it and it is usually thronged with busy shoppers. Cornmarket used to have an old bandstand which played host to music concerts but this has been replaced by a rather iconic sculpture...More

Thank John A
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Having visited Dunnes in the UK and seeing many stores closed down, it was a real pleasure to visit Dunnes in Belfast. The shop both clean and well layed out, the staff polite and courteous, prices reflective of this part of Belfast. Really excellent store...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Corn Market has its own range of shops like Hotel Chocolat, White Stuff, Thorntons etc and is the main route from Belfast City Centre to the Victoria Square shopping centre that includes House of Fraser and Odeon Cinema. A must for a good selection of...More

Thank CAH48
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

There used to be a bandstand at cornmarket many moons ago and now there is a very modern sculpture. Both then and now it's a meeting place, landmark and congregational space which is used by youngsters. It was getting very busy for Culture night last...More

Thank BelfastFoodTravelMan
Reviewed 22 August 2016

i always find myself when im walking in the city centre coming to this street to take a nosy in shops such as dunnes stores, throntons and nearby british home stores, which is due to close down very soon. there is always street performer standing...More

Thank T5562SWsam
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Good place to meet or sit and watch people go by. I'm not thrilled with the artwork in the middle but, presumably lots of people love it. For me, the old bandstand was better. There are plenty of buskers in the area and there's the...More

Thank UlsterFryNo1
Reviewed 27 September 2015

This place has changed over the years, you have a good variety of shops to go to. Even stop have a coffee and chat to your friends its a great place to meet up or watch the different shows or the entertainment going on a...More

Thank relaxingbelfast
Reviewed 11 August 2015

Great little pocket of town for shopping. Walk further up to the Victoria Square rings statue, and there are usually street performers which are pretty cool to watch

Thank Claire D
Reviewed 26 February 2015 via mobile

This to me is the centre of town. Now it has a sculpture and attracts lots of people especially at weekends. It had a band stand previously and was the "corn market" of years gone by. I still use this as a reference point. It...More

Thank BelfastFoodTravelMan
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