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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%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
253 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7EN, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were lucky to book a table for two on a Saturday night due to a cancellation. The beef bourguignon is highly recommended. We thought we were only ordering a glass of wine each but the waitress kept topping up our glasses so we ended...More

Thank Jenny M
Reviewed 4 days ago

We chose this restaurant based on Trip Advisor Reviews to have a special meal. We were not disappointed. We were welcomed & shown to a table. One of our party wanted a table in a different position & this was accomodated with a smile. The...More

Thank Jonnie M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with my wife last Saturday night. Over priced, poorly presented and tasteless food. Seemed like the food was mostly prepared in advance. Decor is about 15 years out of date. Chairs are uncomfortable and not fit for purpose. Will not be back.....

Thank Owen R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We managed to get a table on a busy Saturday from 6 to 8. It was my wife’s birthday and we brought our kids, 5 and 8. Could not have had a better experience. Food and service was outstanding. Attention to detail for both adults...More

1  Thank Mikkel E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Shu at 12:30 and was surprised to find there was only 1 other table of diners inside. However by 1pm most of the tables were full and the restaurant had a lovely buzzy, busy atmosphere about it. The lunch menu is excellent value, starters...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice relaxed atmosphere, good service and excellent food. Pretty quiet when we arrived at 12:30 before other diners started to arrive.

Thank Soozisus
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

We were in Shu restaurant for lunch on a Saturday. I had two courses from their 3-8-3 menu. The food was excellent, properly cooked, well seasoned and good combinations . I had two courses which I found enough at lunchtime. My wife chose a main...More

Thank brendan a
Reviewed 17 March 2018

We came for Valentine's day - it was decent food/experience overall, though restaurant was rather hot and impersonal, probably due to the busyness of the evening

Thank NBelane
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I haven't been here in 10 years - I think the last time we were there the meal wasn't great. However we were out for a family celebration and decided to give it a go. We received a warm welcome at the door and were...More

1  Thank Ciaran76
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Amazing food however felt a bit rushed. We arrived at 19:00 and had finished starter and main by 19:50. Knowing that they needed the table for 21:00. A bit more time between courses would have been nice.

1  Thank KCorken
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Response from Hebaemam | Reviewed this property |
I ate quinoa broccoli salad
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$46
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
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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