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Browns in Town

21 Strand Rd, Derry BT48 6BJ, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7136 2889
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (56 reviews)
“pork” (26 reviews)
“guinness bread” (12 reviews)
Closes in 27 min
12:30 - 21:00 Hours
Irish, European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
21 Strand Rd, Derry BT48 6BJ, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 762 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We were looking for another restaurant, having dismissed Browns as too expensive, according to Trip Advisor. Read teh lunch time menu as were passing and found it was not especially dear, about £10 for a main course. The food was exquisite. The chef may be...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Brianakos
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is my most favourite restaurant in town. The food here is of the highest quality which is matched with a very efficient service. You don’t need to be celebrating a special occasion to eat here because the food and service makes it feel special....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Amelda Q
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went here with my partner for evening meal. Really impressed with the quality of the food and service. A bit expensive but you get what you pay for.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Paul m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wasn't sure what to expect, but we were pleased with the meal and menu choices. A little pricey, but worth the splurge to go for the fixed price meal which includes dessert. The better tip is to make the early bird dinner option before 7pm...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank DMedici
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hi, we visited browns in town for a Christmas night with friends, the food was amazing as was the service. I highly recommend this place for dinners.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank michaelhE3201VE
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on New year's Eve. We were impressed from the beginning. Front of house staff were friendly and welcoming. Had a drink at the bar while waiting on our table. The bar man was friendly also. We were shown to our table. The food...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank IrelandBecca
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having eaten here before I looked forward to returning and again we were not disappointed. The staff were very welcoming and attentive. We had the 3 course lunch menu which at £17 was very good value. The mushroom risotto was the best I have ever...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank UnaQ66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice staff and decor. There were six of us and we each had a starter and main course with liqueur coffees to finish. We had to send three main meals back as they were heavily over-salted and inedible, the rest of the food was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank Tom M
Brownsintown, Guest Relations Manager at Browns in Town, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Tom M, Thank you for choosing to dine with us and for reviewing your experience. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your meal and that the issue during your visit was rectified immediately. We hope to welcome you back again soon. Best...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself, my mother and my father visited here about a week before Xmas as a family night out before the festivities began and I can safely say we were not disappointed! Such amazing food and drink! There was a plentiful selection for each course and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Beth N
Brownsintown, Guest Relations Manager at Browns in Town, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Beth N, Thank you for sharing your review with us and other diners. All the staff & management are delighted to see you had such a fantastic time with us, so much so that you visited us twice in a short period of time!...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Browns in Town today with my partner. The staff that dealt with us today were amazing. They went above and beyond to meet our needs, specifically Bronagh and Chloe. I would definitely recommend a visit and will be attending this establishment more frequently!...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank FoodieDerry44
Brownsintown, Guest Relations Manager at Browns in Town, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear FoodieDerry44, Thank you for sharing your recent dining experience with us. We are very pleased to hear you had an amazing evening with us. I have shown Bronagh and Chloe your review and they are so delighted that their service had such a positive...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:30
12:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Strand Rd, Derry BT48 6BJ, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Londonderry  >  Derry
  • Phone Number: +44 28 7136 2889
  • E-mail
Situated in the heart of the city, Browns in Town is an award winning restaurant, renowned for providing a casual dining experience in modern and comfortable surroundings. This trendy venue is a hit with foodies who enjoy Browns great quality food combined with excellent service and exceptional value. As well as superb speciality cocktails, Browns in Town offers a wide ranging gin and local craft beer menu, the perfect accompaniment to any delicious dish.
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