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245 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7EN, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9038 2211
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good16%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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Steakhouse, British, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
245 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7EN, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time at the Porterhouse last night after hearing lots of great reviews about this place & known to supposedly do the best steaks in Belfast. Both of our rump steaks which we ordered were cooked to perfection! Absolutely gorgeous meal with amazing desserts which...More

Thank Diane L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the restaurant on a Wednesday evening for a family dinner. we had the salt and chilli squid (unbelievable!!), chicken wings and brocolli and bacon soup- all starters were amazing. Then for mains three of us had the rump steak and one had the seabass....More

Thank Ra_McK_NI
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on Friday 20th, looking forward to date night as had heard such good reviews about the steaks..which id now like to add were amazing!! Perfectly cooked to our request, mine being a rare sometimes is hard to get but that was definitely the best...More

Thank Anna K
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

**Exceptional** - Visited with wife and brother in law on a day trip back from Dublin and ordered Rump Steak. The steak is unreal. The service from Joanna made the visit exceptional. This was our first time here and we were treated as if we...More

Thank GabMac
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Had a great meal here last week with my husband. Great value 2 starters 2steaks and 2glasses of wine for £40.00. Portions where huge and the service and atmosphere was amazing ! Thanks so much we will be back soon x

Thank Clara6838593
patricia h, Owner at Porterhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Thankyou for your comment. So happy that yous enjoyed

Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Having never visited Belfast before, used Google Maps to locate somewhere to eat, preferably steak. Porterhouse was slightly out of the city centre, but well worth the visit. Lovely atmosphere, brilliant service and amazing food. My wife had a fillet steak and I had the...More

Thank John T
patricia h, Owner at Porterhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thankyou for your feedback we are so happy that you both enjoyed

Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Nice ambience, excellent service and delicious steak! This restaurant is a hidden gem, I will definitely be back.

Thank Aoife M
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I had salted chilli squid to start which i thoroughly enjoyed. My wife had sirloin steak for main and i had sea bass with rissotto. My wife liked the steak but found it a tad salty, my sea bass was perfect but i would hav...More

1  Thank jimbobadger
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We all felt like a good steak and a quick search on our phone brought up this steakhouse near my son's apartment. The food was great. We all had the rump steak which was around £17 including a side. The steak was nearly 300g. The...More

Thank Steffi M
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We went there as a party of 25/30 for a friends 30th birthday. There were no corners cut and all i's were dotted and t's crossed. I got the sirloin steak with all the trimmings, cooked medium, and it was cooked to perfection. And just...More

Thank Robert K
patricia h, Owner at Porterhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thankyou for your wonderful comment

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Chelsea M
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Response from Ian M | Reviewed this property |
No, there's no porn there. Just really great food 😁
26 July 2016|
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Response from Denny S | Reviewed this property |
No specific menu, however, one of our travel companions was vegetarian, and, although I don't remember exactly what she got, she was pleased with the meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 245 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7EN, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > Lisburn Road
  • Neighbourhood: Lisburn Road
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9038 2211
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