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Restaurant Michael Deane

Golden Mile
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36-40 Howard Street, Belfast BT1 6PF, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9033 1134
12:00 - 21:30
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 21:30
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

25 of our members visited Michael Deane's Private Dining Room. A delicious meal was enjoyed by all, great service by friendly efficient staff. Highly recommended.

Thank Brenda C
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

I attended this restaurant as part of a family birthday lunch on New Years Eve. The private dining room is a nice room, it is a nice size and colour. That's about it; Soup starter was basically water with raw vegetables in it, and the turkey was somehow dry, and rubbery. The seasoning on the top was the only taste... More 

5 Thank Peter E
Belfast, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

What a lovely experience went for a Saturday lunch 2 couples lovely decor and floor area all flat and well spaced for wheelchair excess toilets upstairs not sure if a lift or downstairs toilet !!! The lunch menu really well priced food and presentation excellent service good also !!! Me and my friend had the chateauxbraund which was totally wonderful... More 

Thank stuart s
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

knowing this restaurant uses Foie Gras means unfortunately we cant experience the food ....many times I have been asked to go there but since I am shocked at the process involved in the preparing of this duck liver I will not put my foot in the door !!!

4 Thank Suzette A
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Thank you as ever Deanes fantastic food service and ambience, we all had a great time , the 1st class honours girl and her older auntie and mum, suitable for all

Thank Brenda C
Columbus, Ohio
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71 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Went here with a belfast local who called it his personal favorite. After ding there I see why. All of us had a terrific meal. The restaurant was active and that made the night that much better. Our server was very friendly and efficient. Every moment was enjoyable (And some great drinks were made by the very capable bar man... More 

Thank Tim D
Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Had my husband's 40th birthday dinner in Deanes Private Dining last night. Amazing! Food was fabulous, staff were really accommodating and efficient. I would highly recommend.

Thank claire h
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68 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Visited with large family group 2-65+years. Excellent choice of food, very accommodating for the children - no chicken goujons etc just smaller portion of good adult food. Great service with friendly staff. Worth that little bit more.

Thank waltzingmatilda57
Belfast, United Kingdom
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1,153 reviews
515 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 486 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

The Flagship and Iconic Deanes on Howard Street is in my opinion one of the best restaurants I have eaten in. This was Michael's original restaurant (I had my 30th birthday here-many moons ago) and has now morphed into EIPIC, Deanes Meat Locker and Deanes Love Fish. Viva and her team treated us royally and were on hand with Chez... More 

1 Thank BelfastFoodTravelMan
Chester, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2016

Surprised to find a table free at an hours notice we ate in the fish restaurant. The food was excellent, the beautifully fresh oysters being a highlight. The service was excellent and the atmosphere spot on. Well done!

Thank Anonpoiuy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
British, French, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36-40 Howard Street, Belfast BT1 6PF, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > Golden Mile
  • Neighbourhood: Golden Mile
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9033 1134

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?