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Restaurant Michael Deane

36-40 Howard Street, Belfast BT16 1YR, Northern Ireland (Golden Mile)
(028) 9033 1134
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Ranked #270 of 778 Restaurants in Belfast
Price range: $0 - $37
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: French
Neighborhood: Golden Mile
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Carrickfergus, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW

We visited here for dinner before a concert. Restaurant is nicely laid out but extremely noisy when busy which made it difficult to hear the waitress and also speak among our group. The service seemed a bit all over the place initially with a waitress trying to take an order without us seeing a menu but eventually we got there.... More 

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47 reviews 47 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Tried the Eipic part of Deanes with friends for first time. Excellent tasting menu. We all skipped one course and still felt full. Food prices reasonable considering the high quality but wine is pricey. Will definitely go again

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Belfast, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Dined here last night with a party of six. 1st time at the meat locker having been a little underwhelmed by Deane's at Queens in the past. Understandably the menu has to cater for a range of tastes but my advice is to treat this as a classic steak house in the vein of Hawksmoor or the Grillshack in London.... More 

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Holywood, Ireland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The EiPIC restaurant within Deane's in Howard St. is better than perfect! The service, The ambience, The menu, The quality, The style, The wine. The whole experience was amazing !

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Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Went to the meat locker with a friend, we had never been happened to be in belfast but had made a booking prior to arrival. The interior is very crisp and the chandelier in the stair well at toilets is Huge! But it is called "the meat locker" however from the menu the starters was nearly all fish and I... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 via mobile

Went to try £10 lunch. Won't go again. One of us had to return braised beef a lot of mushrooms difficulty in finding beef. Toulouse Sausage salad was also a let down Waiter advised champ to go with it. Cost of small portion was £4 We also had 10% service charge added. So disappointing

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Hillsborough, Northern ireland
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62 reviews 62 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I liked the decor apart from the crystal chandeliers which seemed to me incongruous. Starters were decidedly mixed. My foie gras was brilliant. My partner's mozzarella and tomato was awful. Three tiny little balls of buffalo mozzarella for the price was a total rip off. Buffalo Mozzarella isn't gold dust Mr. Deane, one can even buy it in Marks and... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

Went for our wedding anniversay. Lovely atmosphere even though tuesday can be quiet night. Daughter and I had pre theatre menu. Fois gras followed by rump steak. Both were excellent. Wife had surf and turf half lobster and rumpsteak. Both were excellent. The scallops for starter were the best we have had for a long time. Highly recommended. Service also... More 

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armagh northern ireland
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212 reviews 212 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

we were recommended to go to the meat locker and glad we did . steak choice and variety was excellent and cooked to perfection . starters and sides again lovely . not the cheapest restaurant in the world but when they serve food as good as this I don't mind. I will return best steakhouse in Belfast

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Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Had an early meal from the set menu. It is not cheap but food was fantastic. The steaks really tasty. Service was friendly and attentive.

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Additional Information about Restaurant Michael Deane

Address: 36-40 Howard Street, Belfast BT16 1YR, Northern Ireland
Phone Number: (028) 9033 1134
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > Golden Mile
Open Hours:
Monday 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 37
Cuisine: French

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