We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Barking Dog Restaurant Belfast

33-35 Malone Road, Belfast BT9 6RU, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9066 1885
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (176 reviews)
“burger” (228 reviews)
“beef shin” (40 reviews)
Closed Now
Irish, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
33-35 Malone Road, Belfast BT9 6RU, Northern Ireland
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (1,422)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 1,362 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The staff were simply superb, especially Stevie. He was knowledgeable, friendly and funny. The food was unbelievably excellent. Especially given that the restaurant was full. The food and service was timed to perfection. My suggestion, book early. This place is too good to miss, we...More

Thank MarkP08
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went for the three tapas deal plus the squid, recommended by the waitress. It was a great recommendation as the scampi is wonderful. But all the dishes were good - sticky ribs, haloumi, and chicken harissa fritters. The atmosphere is cosy, but buzzing and the...More

Thank Crustyoxford
Reviewed 1 week ago

we arrive at the restaurant where we found parking on A near by street, the restaurant wasnt bustling but wasn't quiet either. We where seated right away to our table where we where given the menus. We got our meal and was impressed by the...More

1  Thank travel14795
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recent visit left us dismayed and puzzled about the b dogs recent path. House specials have veered of the superb norm and the specials we ate have yet to be flavoured with gusto, that this old dogs table requires. A ham slider was too strong...More

2  Thank Lazylemon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here twice in two days because we had to have more of the homemade squid-ink pasta! But that was far from the only tasty thing on the menu. Tapas was all good, portion sizes were considerable and you got what you paid for. We...More

2  Thank pframe231
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went twice in two days, once for dinner and once for lunch. I preferred the lunch because the restaurant was quieter but the quality of the food is excellent. Great choice and high quality. Friendly service although for dinner my desert never arrived (I...More

1  Thank EmmaE1974
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food the best chicken supreme ever tasted, tapas was also excellent, I found the dessert over priced but overall it was excellent

Thank poppyshan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic meal , lively atmosphere and outstanding staff make for a great night out A great welcome on arrival , great decor and tables and chairs which while similar and setting the style aren’t exactly the same . The Menu is varied , some great...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although it seemed a little difficult to get in as the first staff member we encountered ‘was doing everything on his own’ and so didn’t have time to answer our phone call for a reservation, the service once finally seated was excellent and the food...More

Thank Kelly C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Meat lovers can feel decieved as hamburgers served in this place pretend to be different... May be too much.. As they became bizzare, greasy, misteriously spicy.. everything but not an authentic irish beef. The meet is mixed with a lot of stuff (possibly wheat, etc.)...More

1  Thank Paul_Spain_Europe
Nearby HotelsSee all 50 hotels in Belfast
Wellington Park Hotel
877 reviews
.08 km away
Malone Lodge Hotel & Apartments
1,657 reviews
.27 km away
Queen's Elms
36 reviews
.48 km away
Dukes at Queens
945 reviews
.73 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Welcome
352 reviews
.21 km away
The Chippie Stranmillis
7 reviews
.28 km away
Maggie Mays Botanic Cafe
186 reviews
.29 km away
Nearby Attractions
Ulster Museum
3,110 reviews
.28 km away
Lyric Theatre
280 reviews
.64 km away
Botanic Gardens
1,648 reviews
.56 km away
Queen's University
549 reviews
.64 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
7 July 2018|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
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|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from calapuno1981 | Reviewed this property |
Have a look at the menu and the prices 🤔 is this question for real 🙄
sheila m
20 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 11 answers
Response from dodger107 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry have only just seen this question.. Yes, for the minuscule portions that you get!
Improve this listing

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, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing