First Tim Horton restaurant to open in Northern Ireland

The Belfast location will be the first Tim Hortons Restaurant to open in Northern Ireland, and will be located on the popular Fountain Street in the city centre. The Restaurant will be the first of a number of locations planned to open in Northern Ireland over the coming year, some of which will be Drive Thrus, with further details set to be announced in due course.

The opening of Tim Hortons in Belfast will create new job opportunities at all levels, including managers and assistant managers. Those interested in applying should email

On opening day, the first 100 people in the line will receive a free lunch combo once the doors open, and the first person in the queue will be gifted with a year’s supply of free Tim Hortons® famous brewed coffee.

Ahead of the highly anticipated Restaurant opening, Guests are also being encouraged to keep an eye on Tim Hortons social media channels (@timhortonsuk) for news, updates and special offers.

The Tim Hortons brand was founded by its namesake, a top professional ice hockey player, who wanted to create a space where everyone would feel at home.

Fast forward to 2018, nearly eight out of 10 cups of coffee sold across Canada are served at Tim Hortons  Restaurants and more than 5.3 million Canadians – approximately 15 per cent of the population – visit the café daily.

The first Tim Hortons in the UK opened its doors in Glasgow in June 2017 to huge fanfare, with fans travelling from across the country and queuing overnight to sample the Brand’s famed coffee and baked goods. As Tim Hortons rolls out nationwide, a further 17 Restaurants are now serving Guests in and around Glasgow, Cardiff and Manchester, with excitement levels showing no signs of dropping.

Across the United Kingdom, Tim Hortons Restaurants serve an extensive and varied menu of delicious drinks, including Tim Hortons signature brewed coffee, espresso-based beverages, hot chocolate, French Vanilla and classic frozen Iced Capp drink, as well as baked goods, breakfast and lunch items made from quality ingredients. Guests can also look forward to Tim Hortons signature Timbits, bite-sized donuts which come in a variety of flavours.

Kevin Hydes, chief finance and commercial officer of the Tim Hortons franchise in the UK, said: “We are thrilled to be bringing our famous brewed coffee, baked goods and freshly-prepared food to the people of Belfast. Following the success of our recent Restaurant openings in Scotland, Wales and in England, we can’t wait to bring a taste of Canada to Northern Ireland at our new Restaurant and welcome new Guests to Tim Hortons.”