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Square bistro

18 Lisburn Square, Lisburn BT28 1TS, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9266 6677
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (24 reviews)
“curry” (37 reviews)
“steak” (48 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
18 Lisburn Square, Lisburn BT28 1TS, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited the square bistro with friends and found the food to be extremely good. Meals are generous in size and priced very well.

Thank TonyCann
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I enjoyed an excellent lunch today is this excellent restaurant. I can honestly declare the venison pie I had was by far the best venison I have ever had and that includes a few visits to New Zealand. My wife had the...More

Thank Alexander M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The quality of the food at the Square Bistro never ceases to amaze me. Every course is a culinary delight. I reckon I have gone through and tasted every item on the menu including the seasonal changes. The staff are some of the best I...More

Thank paulmurray6b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve ate in square bistro on many occasions and have always enjoyed meals here! However In the last year my husband was diagnosed as a coeliac and has to follow a gluten free diet and it has hugely changed our dining out experiences which we...More

Thank sarah m
Squarebistrolisburn, Owner at Square bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Sarah First of all since you have ate in Square Bistro in many occasions I’m disappointed you chose trip advisor to express your disappointment rather than approach us in the restaurant. I am not sure if it is a misunderstanding or miscommunication but I...More

Reviewed 14 October 2018

This place can be hard to get into as so busy and really need to book but I now know why as it was an excellent meal with very attentive knowledgeable staff. I will be returning.

1  Thank Sara H
Reviewed 10 October 2018

This restaurant just keeps raising the bar! My wife and I booked an early evening meal following a Saturday matinee (Good Vibrations) in the Lyric Theatre - Superb! We were looking for a great food experience to maintain the high and we were not disappointed....More

Thank johnmcgarry
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Went here last night to celebrate, first thing I always check is if there's a lemon posset as it's the most delicious dessert I've ever tasted Loved the roasted salmon, always slightly jealous of my husband when he orders steak as it's delicious can't wait...More

Thank abusymummy
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Rude staff failed to deal with complaint, seating too close touching arms with next table, children in restaurant at 9pm ?? party tables have taken over, noisy, seafood night not much seafood on menu, beer was served almost frozen could not taste it. won't be...More

7  Thank malcolm c
Squarebistrolisburn, Owner at Square bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Thanks for your feedback but I think it’s important to note every review you have posted you have given 1 star. I personally remember your complaint on Saturday 22nd September 2018, As I was cooking in the kitchen that evening and as I am the...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We called in for a early dinner a couple of weeks ago. The menu was great and there were so many things we wanted to try. I had a Thai curry which was delicious. Would thoroughly recommend this restaurant. We have been lots of times...More

Thank PhoabJo
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

We LOVE this little restaurant.. we’ve literally been tonnes of times of lots of different occasions and it never ever disappoints. The food is fresh, well priced, adventurous (although my husband cannot get enough of the chicken Goujons) and service is always warm and welcoming....More

Thank LaurenMcV22
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12 September 2017|
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Response from Eric_the_Bish | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I would call them on 028 9266 6677 and I'm sure they can advise.
17 August 2017|
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Response from forrestwilson | Reviewed this property |
27 February 2016|
Response from Squarebistrolisburn | Property representative |
Yes we have a full vegetarian menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
09:30 - 15:00
09:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
09:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
09:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
09:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
09:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Lisburn Square, Lisburn BT28 1TS, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Lisburn
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9266 6677
  • E-mail
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