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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%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (183 reviews)
“beef shin” (43 reviews)
“burger” (234 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 yesterday via mobile

Visited this lovely restaurant by chance today after reading a review in the newspaper. The staff were all so attentive and genuine. The place was spotless and incredibly organised, the staff were interacting with each other in a warm supportive way rarely seen nowadays. The...More

Thank TR27
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a superb early dinner with the family. The service and atmosphere was nice and relaxed. Very attentive. Food was well prepared with good products. Can Highly recommend. Kids steak was really good.

1  Thank 182mikkele
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Think standards are slipping.... Shin Burger is over-rated though think of I’d ordered something else I would have been happier.... Service was as thorough and efficient as ever if not a little too over-zealous. Tarten Tatin was fab. Cooked to order and complemented with cinnamon....More

Thank rdonnell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Usually eat here when I am in Belfast overnight. I like the style and the decor which for me gives an appealing ambience. Usually a good atmosphere here with quality cuisine and fine wine provided with good service. No sign of a Barking Dog which...More

Thank pugilistic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Step 1. With 8 days advance notice of the booking seat 12 people at a small table for 10 in the back corner beside the toilet. The two pairs at each end are immediately uncomfortable for the whole evening. Step 2. As 12 counts as...More

Thank PBJanet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited whilst on business as it was convenient for my hotel and recommended by my taxi driver. I'm glad that I took his advice as the food and service were excellent.

1  Thank Fixitall
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked for lunch for seven people on Sunday Food presentation was excellent, , portion size very good and the staff all friendly and helpful. Our waitress (sorry forgot her name) was very professional even noticed one of our group was celebrating her birthday and when...More

Thank gastr01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of my favourite restaurants in Belfast. The tapas starters are amazing and the Beef shin burger is unreal! Great atmosphere and staff are really nice.

Thank mcclins
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We turned up after a conference, unreserved on a Thursday evening with a group of nine, 9pm. They fitted us in and were incredibly welcoming. All the food looked great, the pan fried cod, Parma ham, and fancy mash was perfect. Phenomenal sticky toffee pudding...More

Thank RachelCockett
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great little restaurant, but book well in advance as it may be difficult to get a table. I ordered the ham gnocchi which was phenomenal, each bite offering different flavours, while my wife had the pasta special which she also quite enjoyed....More

Thank gibson737
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6 December 2018|
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Response from rdonnell | Reviewed this property |
Street parking around the corner and in general vicinity though paid parking available at Wellington Park Hotel a few doors up
7 July 2018|
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Response from tracyblair | Reviewed this property |
Most restaurants in all of Ireland and are awRe of Gluten Free Nd are more than happy to accomodTe. We found most had markings on the menu
31 December 2017|
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Response from calapuno1981 | Reviewed this property |
Have a look at the menu and the prices 🤔 is this question for real 🙄
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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
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 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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