We are currently operating in line with the NI Executive’s Covid Status Certification scheme. As a licensed venue, we now require all guests to provide confirmation of their vaccination status or proof of relevant LFT/PCR test results on arrival at the restaurant. For more details on the guidelines, including exemptions, visit
https://www.health-ni.gov.uk/news/faqs-covid-status-certification, or contact a member of our team.
Following the directive to help reduce transmission of the Omicron variant, from 27th December we will be providing table service only and limiting table sizes to 10 people if from one household, or 6 people from multiple households. This does not include children 12yrs and under. We would also like to remind you that it is a statutory requirement to wear face coverings whilst not seated in the restaurant.
What people are saying about our restaurant
Lovely food and staff This was the first time for me to Belfast and Billy kindly offered me lots of travel tips and always nice and helpful with a big, warm smile on his face.Amazing1/12/2019
Lunch on Terrace this time! Such a beautiful day, could only be dine outside, you cannot book but having spoken to the lovely Malak on the phone prior he did indeed set up table for us and I am glad... Read more7/12/2018
BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS. Our return to Novelli at City quays with my partner's son and his daughters. We had a awesome night along with are favourite starter Onion soup and Prawn cocktail. Mains Sugar pit Pork and a... Read more2/06/2019
Good food and great service We tried out Novelli at City Quays during our stay at the AC Hotel Belfast, the service was quite good, and the food was just perfect.7/05/2018
Belfast Humour Have previously had a couple of great experiences here...lunch and dinner. This visit was lunch and in a sunny day you canreally enjoy the view. I personally love the French Onion Soup...but once again it’s... Read more9/10/2018
Billy the charmer Absolutely loved our breakfast at Novelli. Lovely fresh fruit, yoghurts, breads and cooked breakfast. Billy the waiter however was the star of the show and made our experience very special. He was very attentive and... Read more12/20/2018
Excellent Vegan/Veggie food! Great staff, great prices, great food! This restaurant has a separate vegan menu that you can request with a variety of options. Nice to see a creative and delicious menu for the vegan community. Ordered... Read more6/03/2018
Darwyn Must say the food was amazing in a elegant style of restaurant , staff are friendly and very helpful, one server stood out a mile, mariade thank you so much you are a delightful lady7/17/2018
Amazing food and lovely service Incredible tasting food especially the catch of the day, a wide ranging menu for someone staying for 2 weeks at the hotel for work, and charming service from Simon, Billy and the whole team.7/29/2018