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BAO by Dead Famous

48 Botanic Avenue, Belfast BT7 1JR, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9032 9686
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
11:30 am - 9:00 pm Hours
Fast food, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
48 Botanic Avenue, Belfast BT7 1JR, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love Bao buns cause they are so light and fluffy and healthy. When I am having a bad day I usually treat myself to the awesome poutine fries on the side. But usually the two buns make me super full. Also, I love the...More

Thank annetteufeldmann
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't think you can order anything wrong here. I had the pork bao buns with fries and it was fantastic.

Thank Joshua R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Their Bao was good and vegan option. It’s more like a snack/ starter, wasn’t filling. It’s totally over-priced for a Bao. I can easily get a main course other places for the price.

Thank EveJ0023
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time in Bao, an amazing little Taiwanese street food joint. Another hidden gem to add to my list... We went in unsure what to expect or how to order, and were warmly welcomed by a staff member who offered to show us how it...More

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Okay guys listen up. Every now and then something starts and before long becomes the next big thing. Only too often we hear about these things long after the event, but I need you to hear about it today. We all have our favourite street...More

Thank Forty-odds
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

I must admit im not usually a fan of places like this.but to be honest its cause im scared of things like radishes and things.lol. iam just back in the house from eating here and i must say it was sooo noce and refreshing .on...More

Thank Kelly A
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Central Belfast, at the botanic area which is surrounded by numerous Asian, Japanese, Mexican and Italian food outlets .. this beats them all by a mile. It’s just so appetising, really yummy, great taste and few combinations on offer, I prefer rice with beef or...More

Thank Eddie M
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Amazing lunch of meal deal one, two bao buns with chicken and BBQ with salad and fries with a dip (ment to be spicy fries but more just salt and pepper) plus a can of sprite. Lovely food not too sure worth the £9? Maybe...More

Thank HelR10
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Quite surprised by some of the reviews complaining of bad customer service. I've been twice now and had a pleasant experience both times. You get two Bao which is plenty to fill me up and the spiced fries are yum! I will be back many...More

1  Thank Gavin I
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Portion sizes and menu options on deliveroo are still absolutely terrible. Can’t order what I want without paying a fortune in added fees. Reached out to their management to see if there was any plans to improve the deliveroo menu to match the restaurant, no...More

Thank Belfast F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Reservations
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Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Botanic Avenue, Belfast BT7 1JR, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9032 9686
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