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Brooklyn SQ

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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” (119 reviews)
“carbonara” (11 reviews)
“chicken” (32 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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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here on Easter Monday with my other half unfortunately didn’t find anything special. Upon arrival the staff were pleasant and prompt. There did seem to be one waiter who throughout the duration was screaming at the top of his voice and could be heard...More

1  Thank Grant R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

American style food. Very friendly staff, food was exactly what we expected and plentiful. Will be back here for sure

Thank garycregan28
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I just took my family to this fantastic restaurant, the menu here is excellent, food is excellent, and all the staff are very friendly, I couldn’t recommend it enough, well done to the chefs & all keep up the great food and excellent work !!

Thank Declan g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate here on a busy Saturday night. Was seated by friendly staff straight away. Many choices on the menu at slightly over priced but Belfast is a city after all. Good food quality and large portions. No complaints.

Thank Gareth M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A group of 3 friends ate at Brooklyn square last night. We ordered a bottle of merlot, but after pouring we noticed 2 of the 3 wine glasses had lipstick marks. This was rectified by one of the waitresses. We ordered the mushroom starter, and...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here on a Saturday evening whilst visiting Belfast. Approx 30 min wait but we had a drink in the upstairs bar. Food was distinctly average and service variable. Food not really as described on the menu. I have never had fajitas swimming in...More

Thank PamelaW31
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After travelling all of Antrim / belfast thought I'd eat in here and it was absolutely beautiful, the hunger helped for it to even taste better! Burgers were amazing! Desert, the lot. Yes a little overpriced, but worth it. Nice service. Great food! I'd literally...More

Thank Ceallachain
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Weekend to Belfast from Newcastle. Visited this place just by chance when spotted it walking past. Friendly welcoming, place was packed, food ordered and came quickly. All food was enjoyed (not much left on plates). Staff kept checking everything was ok (but did not hound...More

Thank Tracey D
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Came here last night as we heard great things about this place. Ordered our food; a burger and the "Santa Fe" which was a chicken dish with cheese, crispy bacon, peppered sauce and mushrooms. I had requested this WITHOUT onions but yet when the dish...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

A large group of us came for dinner here and to be honest it took a long time to decide what we want because there was so much on the menu! The food was nothing special but it was nice. It is a good sized...More

1  Thank Grainne M
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
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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