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Shu Restaurant

253 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7EN, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9038 1655
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (30 reviews)
“steak” (47 reviews)
“turbot” (10 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 21:30All hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
253 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7EN, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 683 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Shu on a busy Friday night, and the atmosphere was great. The staff were all super knowledgable about the food, and the food itself was delicious. I would especially recommend the foie gras and the beef. The selection of petits fours for...More

Thank 1994GRR2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

It took some time to see the bar because the restaurant is the main body of shu. This place is perfect for a meal with time, no rush...time to meet and know your server well, as you will want to come back and learn of...More

1  Thank Febre33309
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Shu to try their steaks as they are well known We where in for a feast Steaks melted in our mouths Buttery delight Mash potatoes fluffy and light Dessert was absolutely amazing Crumble and custard A totally all round piece of heaven...More

Thank Yvonne M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

small expensive starter of salt & chilli squid followed by a small main with gloop posing as champ . We should have sent it back but didn't and we weren't asked why we left it. Service was fast but it was relatively empty for lunch.

1  Thank sean f
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Restaurant offers seasonal food with a menu that changes weekly. Food was of incredible quality, though the menu was quite small (this was only an issue for our party as some of them are fussy eaters). The wine choice is incredible, and definitely try to...More

Thank cbolger95
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hands down one of the nicest steaks I've ever had, perfectly cooked with a delicious sauce. Very friendly and attentive staff.

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there to enjoy good food and nice wines. We were not disappointed (excepted from that bottle of wine that was so small that we had to order a second one...). The service is up to it. Do make a reservation though as the...More

1  Thank Swissdiver
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant was excellent. great service, great food and lovely surroundings. We all had something different from the menu and no complaints from 6 of us. There is a great selection of food and the wine list is excellent.

1  Thank Chriskee
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Just awful. Cocktails took ages, so we were served our starter with them. The wine only came at the end of the first course . I ordered fig and parma ham salad. There was barely enough parma ham to cover the fig and it was...More

2  Thank sarahB156FK
Reviewed 4 October 2017

I wouldn't deny the food in Shu to be of excellent quality, it is regarded as incredibly desired within Belfast's high end restaurants. Although, with this reputation I expected the staff to be more committed towards meeting customers requirements. I am allergic to dairy and...More

2  Thank majorfoodiebelfast
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6 February 2017|
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Response from Hebaemam | Reviewed this property |
I ate quinoa broccoli salad
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10 January 2015|
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Response from Portia S | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$33 - US$46
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 253 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7EN, Northern Ireland
  • Public Transportation: Adelaide
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9038 1655
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