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The Meat Locker

28-40 Howard Street, Belfast BT1 6PF, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9033 1134
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (85 reviews)
“delmonico” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Steakhouse, Irish, European, British, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
28-40 Howard Street, Belfast BT1 6PF, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed today

Was excited going here but unfortunately wasn't blown away. Steak was good but have had better in other restaurants. The starter was okay - I had scallops although my husband had the soup and said it was very good. I also noticed that you can...More

Thank Feebee283
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was probably the best steak I have ever had, I had to cut every piece of steak twice just to savor the taste. It was brilliant to see them cook the food in the massive bbq. What stoped me giving full marks was the...More

Thank Niall N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have eaten in this establishment over the years and have always enjoyed it's high quality and as a tour guide now I have recommended it as a go to destination for my clients who are mostly American. But tonight Thursday 31st May was a...More

1  Thank JohnLockes
Reviewed 18 May 2018

We decided to try this before heading to the theatre on Tuesday...wish we had gone into one of the other places. Firstly their pre theatre menu is exactly same as normal menu and not a set price like most other places. The food was just...More

1  Thank Elizabeth4872
Reviewed 9 May 2018

We came to Belfast on a business trip and called in to The Meat Locker, it was a Tuesday evening and the place was packed, the service was impeccable, the steaks were amazing but to be honest it was all about the beef dripping chips,...More

Thank f00tynut
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Booked a table for 5 adults on Saturday night to celebrate our sons birthday . Greeted at door ,checked in & straight to our table. Coats were taken if required. We ordered wine & tap water with a starter of mixed nuts,breads & olives/ feta...More

Thank Albundybo
Reviewed 12 January 2018

This was an after Christmas night out with 2 good friends--overall a bit disappointing! --the main problem was the length of time we had to wait to be served--when we asked what the hold up was we were told that there was a private party...More

1  Thank douglas56
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We visited this restaurant as a celebration of our son's Msc, we had to ask someone to take our order, we waited an hour for our main course, we expected amazing food as the price for steak was extortionate, the food was quite standard, definitely...More

2  Thank deedee123764
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

The second time I have tried a deans restaurant, it’s over priced small portions only time I’ve been on a Christmas do and everyone bought a pizza from little wing within 1:30 mins from eating in the meat locker

1  Thank 65muckamore
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Looking forward to a nice steak, we ordered the rib eye, asked the person serving if it was Angus or Hereford beef. She did not know, went off and returned to state that it was cow beef!! Despite this, the steak was an excellent flavour,...More

2  Thank hapaco
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Hi just checked their website closed on Sundays
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28-40 Howard Street, Belfast BT1 6PF, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9033 1134
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