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The Barking Dog Restaurant Belfast

33-35 Malone Road, Belfast BT9 6RU, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9066 1885
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (149 reviews)
“fish pie” (73 reviews)
“beef main” (37 reviews)
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Irish, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
33-35 Malone Road, Belfast BT9 6RU, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great service, lovely atmosphere and nice setting. Food was average (I had the burger). Would consider returning to try something different.

Thank buzz8193
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So, I really only stopped here because it was close to my accommodations, but I am so thankful I did! The atmosphere is perfect, location is pleasant- not on a very crowded street, and the food was amazing! I got the tomato soup and the...More

Thank Anna I
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was very good and the waitstaff was excellent. We happened upon the restaurant our first night in Belfast and they quickly accommodated our party of 11.

Thank UpstateTraveller33
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived in Belfast feeling grumpy as there was a heatwave back home and the weather in Belfast was cool and rainy, but we came upon this pretty restaurant on a walk around the city and I was cheered up completely by our lovely meal there...More

Thank surreygirlSurrey
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

my husband & i were just walking around and decided to stop in yet were treated slightly off due to no reservation by the host, hence only 4 stars instead of 5. our server, alisha, was excellent! her wonderful service redeemed the service received from...More

2  Thank jillpicklez
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What amazing tapas three for £10 highly recommend the beef one My hubby ordered the burger one of the best in his words. I ordered the pasta from the specials superb flavours The staff we're excellent soooo helpful and great service

Thank Nichola L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had 'private' dining upstairs for a 30th birthday. The room was beautiful and we had it all to ourselves. The food was delicious , beautifully presented and served promptly. The service was absolutely perfect We had Kevin with us all night and he took...More

Thank travrosie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed our experience here. Great service, fantastic food and nice ambience. We would definitely go back!!

Thank alconklin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want a lovely evening with very tasteful (vegetarian) food and service with a smile and attention, go for the Barking Dog and enjoy! Say hi to Kevin from us. Fam. Nooijen the Netherlands

Thank ardie832
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We flew in to Dublin and had to drive up to Ballygally in Northern Ireland. We stopped at this restaurant on our way for dinner without reservations. The outside of the restaurant had beautiful flowers and a delightful outdoor eating area. The weather was too...More

Thank titanium312
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Questions & Answers
sheila m
20 August 2017|
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Response from NathanCrudds | Reviewed this property |
In my opinion, for the quality and type of food you get, it's much cheaper than places with similar menus
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
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, 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
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