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Shu Restaurant

253 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7EN, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9038 1655
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (30 reviews)
“risotto” (31 reviews)
“steak” (50 reviews)
Closes in 4 min
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
253 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7EN, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a lunch for three: myself, wife and a friend. It was not too busy on that particular day and we enjoyed speedy, efficient and courteous service. 2 had the cured salmon starter and one an endive salad. All good.For mains, 2 had Pork...More

Thank Sean Q
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was part of a large group for a reunion dinner. We had a private room upstairs. Patient staff, delish food and great variety. Food orders all delivered correctly and together. Will return.

Thank Nuala T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A quick meal at about 6.30pm and there were only a few other diners. Nice and quiet. A single menu card which also has a side list shown as their 5-11-5 menu, meaning a £5 starter, £11 main, £5 dessert. Quite good value. This visit...More

Thank 1_mth_1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived tonight on a recommendation only to be rudely greeted and moved to a table at the very back waiter very dismissive at any request and also spent £37 on btl of red wine only to be told theres sediment in the bottom and only...More

1  Thank Phil M
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Food of a decent quality without being deemed excellent.Service was excellent with staff being very professional. Clearly a very popular eatery with a full house on the night that we visited, creating a good ambiance.

Thank RW M
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited on Saturday evening, happy to give it another go after wondering the last time why we weren't as impressed as other people. Well unfortunately we came to the same conclusion, fine, nothing badly wrong but certainly nothing memorable either. The...More

Thank cruisingmum
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Food was lovely but the staff is what really makes this place.... very knowledgable, polite and went above and beyond to make sure we had a lovely meal.

Thank Leigh G
Reviewed 29 September 2018

On the first night of our visit to Belfast, we saw the A-board outside, walked in without a reservation, were found a table and then had a superb meal. The portion sizes are appropriate, the stead wonderful, desserts super. We booked a table for the...More

Thank Jane A
Reviewed 29 September 2018

First ones in on a reservation at 530pm, told at the door our table was booked for 7pm. Hour and a half not a problem, Promptly got menus and water, then watched as three other tables showed up, got bar drinks and food. Waited 20mins...More

Thank Stephen M
JulianH1974, Manager at Shu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Dear Stephen M, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your experience at SHU. It is only through receiving feedback that we are able to learn, grow and be accountable for the high standards we set ourselves. I would like to...More

Reviewed 27 September 2018

Delicious food and cocktails in a beautiful setting. Chicken liver parfait was amazing and the squid starter is beautifully cooked. Gorgeous cocktails. Steak main course and braised beef were superbly cooked. Great restaurant.

Thank SeaininBrennan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 43
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 253 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7EN, Northern Ireland
  • Public Transportation: Adelaide
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9038 1655
  • E-mail
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