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The Barking Dog Restaurant Belfast

) #20 of 828 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” (142 reviews)
“fish pie” (70 reviews)
“beef main” (34 reviews)
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Irish, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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33-35 Malone Road, Belfast BT9 6RU, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 1,173 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We went there for dinner of a Wednesday evening and it was absolutely perfect. They have a great selection of tapas and starters and we ordered a few of them, everything was delicious and really flavourful. Then I had the beef shin burger as a...More

Thank Ash S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a meal here with 4 other people. The food was very tasty. The staff were friendly only they started moving chairs and making a noise as if to say move out, your time is up. There were other people around the corner from us...More

Thank Frances202
Reviewed 5 days ago

We got a nice table by the window. Good start. Quick service, very warm and hospitable (thank you Geraldine :). The food was delicios and well presented. Very pleased. Looking forward to return.

Thank Adina_summer2017
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Gorgeous restaurant - amazing food - staff very knowledgeable and helpful - brilliant find - will definitely be back - great Belfast Mojito's!!

Thank Tracey H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cosy, relaxed yet elegant, amazing food at resonable prices for whats on offer around. Friendly attendive staff. Highly recommended, I have to disagree for once with tripadvisor rankings!

Thank dan o
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a pretty good evening here. Nice restaurant, good service, good vibe overall. Food was good, although nothing exceptional. But the bill was a bit steep: about £50 per person. For the quantity and quality of food we got, I did come away feeling...More

Thank YerManThere
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

With an eclectic menu,great staff and a general buzz, this is a great dining experience. With a reasonably priced menu, superb tapas as starters and a great range of mains no wonder this is an award winning restaurant.

Thank underpargolfer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Congrats to the chef, food was superb.... i had the sweet potato gnocchi with smoked chicken as starter and the barking dog burger!!! Super meal... will recommend it to anyone... Congrats to the staff, super good service... keep the good work guys!!! Two thumbs up!!!...More

Thank KSagarzazuA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although the food was quite nice I do feel that the prices we paid were a bit steep. My partner ordered a vegetarian gnocchi dish which was £17 (Does not include a side order), he didn't seem to mind too much as he enjoyed it,...More

1  Thank xmolly25x
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had heard and read a lot of good reviews about this restaurant and decided to visit on a busy Saturday evening. Yes the food was nice but the portion sizes where ridiculous 2 mains courses and a drink £60.00. Sorry wont be returning.

1  Thank 22kevin
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is this a good restaurant for kids?
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.
Is this a good restaurant for kids?
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
What days / times do you have live music on ? Thanks
3 July 2016|
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Response from garfieldBelfast | Reviewed this property |
Live music on a Sunday only (guitar player) and booking is probably essential.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 29
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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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