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The Barking Dog Restaurant Belfast

) #23 of 833 Restaurants in Belfast ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Irish, European, British
33-35 Malone Road, Belfast BT9 6RU, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9066 1885
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (146 reviews)
“fish pie” (72 reviews)
“beef main” (37 reviews)
Opens in 22 min
12:00 - 21:00All hours
Irish, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
33-35 Malone Road, Belfast BT9 6RU, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 1,211 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have been to the Barking Dog many many times and have always had a good meal. We went last night and the meal unfortunately was disappointing. We ordered cocktails which we expected to come before our meal but our starter arrived before our drinks...More

Thank spolley
Reviewed 2 days ago

A short walk from our stay at the Old Rectory, The Barking Dog provided a delightful meal. Staff are attentive and informative, selections were interesting and the quality of the food well worth a return visit. Thank you for steering us in the right direction...More

Thank Jaaz1
Reviewed 6 days ago

Well had no booking but well received, had a selection of tapas, some wine desert and a couple of Bombay G&T's - nice place, very busy but pretty good service.

Thank DublinKerry
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying near this restaurant during our two days in Belfast, so decided to give it a try. Luckily, they had room for us, but I would recommend reservations. By far, the best food we had in Belfast! I had a mixed salad then...More

1  Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

we decided to go to the barking dog after seeing the reviews online. terrible decision! the place itself is very nice and cosy and the staff is nice. cannot say the same regarding food. overpriced compared to the quality and quantity. fries were clearly made...More

2  Thank Elisa G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I saw a review of this restaurant elsewhere, as to be honest, Trip Adviser reviews of restaurants usually sway positively toward bulk over quality and I don't use it to choose where I dine. Alas, my research let me down badly this time! First the...More

Thank Carolyn L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just excellent on all accounts. The food was really divine. The green beans were perfectly, perfectly cooked, and tasty as can be. The soup was piping hot, as was my main dish. The flavors were great. The service was pleasant. The venue was comfortable.

Thank John02122
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've tried almost everything on the menu and all the dishes have been outstanding. From appetizers to desserts, and everything in between, each dish has a special quality that makes it distinctive. This was perhaps our favorite place to dine out of the many we've...More

Thank mehoffman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While on a recent stay at the wonderful Malone lodge hotel ,this restaurant was recommended to us by hotel staff.It didn't disappoint.The food was delicious and the service was very good and it delivered a varied menu.The restaurant itself is quite pleasant and had a...More

Thank martin w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a Great time at The Barking Dog om our Trip to Belfast. Lovely Food and friendly staff. Absolutely a come back place

Thank Jesper M
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sheila m
20 August 2017|
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Response from xxx186470 | Reviewed this property |
yes but you get what you pay for,and for the standard of food and service it is much better than similar priced places im going there again tonight !
14 April 2017|
Response from Ian M | Reviewed this property |
I would probably say no. Somewhere like Springsteins Diner on the Lisburn Road might be better.
14 April 2017|
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Response from James D | Reviewed this property |
Yes of couse, there is a wide range and i highly recommend the shin beef burger
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33-35 Malone Road, Belfast BT9 6RU, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9066 1885
  • E-mail
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