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Brooklyn SQ

16-19 Shaftesbury Square, Belfast BT2 7DB, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9023 0213
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (112 reviews)
“lasagne” (19 reviews)
“nachos” (6 reviews)
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Steakhouse, American, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16-19 Shaftesbury Square, Belfast BT2 7DB, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 571 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My husband and I were expecting a great American burguer, and actually we wait for a tablet for almost 45 minutes. The meat was the worst I have ever tried in my life...It tasted like liver. I Will never ever Will be back here and...More

Thank aincob
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic restaurant with a spectacular menu, it's got something for everyone. The portion sizes are gargantuan! Can't wait to go back! I would recommend it to anyone!

Thank Michael J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this restaurant early evening on 31st December with my family 4 adults and 2 children. We were greated by a very nice host who organised a table for us as we had not booked. The menu had a great variety which was well...More

Thank SuziB234
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Haven’t been to Speranzas in years our 9 year old daughter loves pizza and we had great difficulty finding an italian restaurant open at lunchtime we googled italian restaurants in belfast for lunchtime and Sperranzas showed up a wee blast from the past and again...More

Thank sharon2912
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice meal. Good range of choice. Highly recommend the nachos with chili beef.... Possibly the best I've had! We are big eaters and we shared the nachos and had a pulled pork burrito which came with sides which we couldn't get through! There was...More

Thank Vic S
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

First visit since premises changed name. First impressions nice fresh decor, welcoming. Staff friendly and helpful. Food was good got exactly what was ordered. Would recommend the chocolate cheesecake. Worth a visit I will be returning

Thank Arlene T
Reviewed 28 November 2017

First impressions were poor. When taken to a table, the waitress set menus on a table and walked away without saying anything, not even told that it was our table. Food came, the presentation was poor and the mixed grill was dry and unappealing. When...More

3  Thank Jack H
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Went tonight with family there were 9 of us. We were greeted by friendly staff escorted to our table drinks ordered taken when we were ready to order food order taken,food arrived very quickly we all had different meals food was excellent cooked they way...More

Thank Bertsprouler
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

2 adults..2 teenagers.. if youve read my other reviews..youll know i can be a fussy git at times...But Brooklyn Sq i can not knock..service very pleasent and helpful. We had the platter to share for starters.. it comes with several dips and was plentiful as...More

Thank Smithydan
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Easily my favourite place to eat in Belfast... always get a great meal and the service is great... highly recommended the chilli curly fries 😊

Thank Michaela111089
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Gary C
24 August 2017|
Response from jimmy_star | Reviewed this property |
All apart from American Express :-)
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
US$7 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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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