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Shu Restaurant

253 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7EN, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9038 1655
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
253 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7EN, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 638 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Met a friend here on a Friday evening & the place was really buzzing. However, food was prompt & tasted fantastic. Beautiful dining room with white linen table cloths & napkins. Brilliant food & staff. Faultless.

Thank rubyruby19
Reviewed 2 days ago

It's been quite a while since I've been to Shu, probably for no other reason than most of the new restaurants are in the city centre or the cool part of town I.E. the Cathedral Quarter. But for a change when asked where I fancied...More

Thank Marc C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice restaurant and good service but sickened to see the awful foi gras on the menu. There is no place for food "harvested" so brutally on a modern menu

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked on line and had a lovely table by the window. Friendly, professional and attentive staff. We had the 5-10-5 menu which was not only great value but delicious. The sweet potato and chilli bread was served with whole meal bread, really fresh and thickly...More

1  Thank Nuala T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went here with friends during the week and we ordered of the 5-10-5 menu. There was a great selection of this menu and it is very good value. My black pudding and mushroom starter was very tasty and my main of beef was cooked...More

1  Thank maxy922015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Managed to screw up our anniversary night by getting hubby's roster wrong so the gig I had booked is nul and void. Shu seemed like the perfect make-up venue 😊. I was not wrong! Shared the delicious salt and chilli squid. - it has become...More

Thank Freyton
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the restaurant during a busy 7pm sitting on a Saturday in May. The greeting was good and in general the serving staff were very good despite the very busy evening. As for the food, well it was just OK. We started with deep...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I love Shu. I look at the menu and I want to order it all and if I could I'd go every week so I could just work my way through it- and then start at the beginning again!! Excellent service and atmosphere too. In...More

Thank Thundercatgo
Reviewed 21 May 2017

While in Belfast my wife and I had dinner at Shu. Excellent food, great attentive service and not over the top prices for the quality of the experience. This should be on your go to list of restaurants when visiting Belfast.

Thank Lawrence O
Reviewed 13 May 2017

I can hardly believe that Shu rates as number three on the Belfast top ten fine dining restaurants. I am never one to pay full price for an a la carte dish, which is why we chose to visit and try there cheaper three course...More

4  Thank Phillip H
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
is there a vegetariam/vegan menu?
6 February 2017|
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Response from Hebaemam | Reviewed this property |
I ate quinoa broccoli salad
Noel C
Is breakfast included in price of standard room?
10 January 2015|
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Response from Portia S | Reviewed this property |
Only a restaurant no rooms available
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$32 - US$44
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, 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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