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Brooklyn SQ

16-19 Shaftesbury Square, Belfast BT2 7DB, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9023 0213
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (99 reviews)
“carbonara” (12 reviews)
“ciabatta” (6 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Pizza, Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
16-19 Shaftesbury Square, Belfast BT2 7DB, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 493 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

food was outstanding and staff so so friendly the place was spotless as well we will definitely be back

Thank weearlene
Reviewed 4 days ago

After noticing Brooklyn Sq driving past we decided to call in for some dinner, on arrival we learnt that the restaurant had only been open for a couple of days so we were excited to see what the refurb and rebrand would bring. The first...More

Thank CarolineA95
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Big portions for a reasonable price. It was quiet but that meant we got quick service. We would recommend eating here

Thank Heidi D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited here as group of four, we had a seat reserved for us by the main window. The atmosphere was good, for Saturday night and we were seen to promptly for drinks. Had a bit of a wait for our food orders to be...More

1  Thank Tanya B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant has recently been converted from an Italian to American themed restaurant. Great for families but not the place for a romantic meal for two. Fabulous selection on the menu. Food was great with big portions served with a smile.

Thank Kevinhouston62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had Sunday lunch here with the family for the first time. Must say absolutely fab fare they had traditional Sunday roast on offer I opted for roast beef fresh veg mash and a rich gravy 10 out of 10. The rest of family ordered from...More

Thank thomas c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a three night break with friends, we visited this restaurant on the last evening. We all agreed it was the best restaurant we had eaten in while in Belfast. We can recommend the Plain Jane Chicken and the Vegetarian Lasagne. Very friendly waiters with...More

Thank KK48
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I visited for dinner after we spent a day exploring, we did have to wait 30 mins for a table but once we ordered the meals came out quickly and were quality. would go back for sure

1  Thank BradMaxwell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yes, I went twice this past weekend! Friday night with a friend - food, service, price, menu selection and surroundings all first class! So good I knew my family would really enjoy it too, and we had dinner here Sunday evening! Again a first class...More

1  Thank NornIron123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I tried here on whim not knowing what to expect and really enjoyed it. It has a really nice layout and the waiting staff were absolutely lovely. There is a wide variety on the menu with something to suit everyone. I was...More

Thank Fallon M
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Do you need to book a table for a Saturday night?
20 June 2017|
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Response from darren f | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Thank you for contacting Brooklyn Sq At Brooklyn Sq we take bookings for groups of 6 + otherwise please come in and we'll get you a table as soon as possible. We are unable to accept bookings via TripAdvisor/Facebook or... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 19
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
13:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16-19 Shaftesbury Square, Belfast BT2 7DB, Northern Ireland (Formerly Speranza)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9023 0213
  • E-mail
Enjoy great food the Brooklyn way at Brooklyn SQ. Situated in the heart of Belfast’s Shaftesbury Square, the giant neon sign is where you’ll find the most delicious combination of American Italian food. From stateside burgers and ribs to authentic pizzas and pastas Brooklyn SQ is fully licensed and is ideally situated to nearby nightlife and cinema locations for party revellers, families or parties to enjoy seven days a week.
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