Dad, Papa, Padre, Jim?  Whatever you call him your dad deserves something special this Father’s Day.  We understand that Father’s day gifts are never easy but we are sure about one thing, all dads love some good food!  The question is, where? Let ResDiary help you  with our guide to some stellar  Father’s Day dining in Belfast.

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Horatio Todd's: For the Pharmaceutical Dad

Situated in Ballyhackamore in East Belfast, Horatio Todd’s is an award winning local bar and restaurant. Taking it’s name from local celebrated Pharmacist Horatio Todd , who was  well-known for his concoctions and  expertise in perfume making, for members of the royal family! This Father’s Day HoratioTodds have concocted a menu, good enough for the king of your house! Including  Roast Irish beef with homemade Yorkshire pudding and rich onion gravy and all the trimmings.  True to their chemistry roots – make sure you get your Dad something of the extensive cocktail menu.

Where: 406 Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast, BT4 3E
Price:  2 courses £16.95/3 courses £19.95

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Harleys: For the Bad-Ass Biker Dad

Give Dad a taste of America with a visit to The Grill. Located in the Cathedral Quarter and City Hall, The Grill is an authentic flame grilled experience with meat galore. Think big juicy burgers and monster flame grilled steaks (Drools). That’s not all folks, The Grill also do signature black truffle risotto and tasty desserts which are sure to make any Father’s Day more memorable.

Where: 38 Hill Street, Belfast, United Kingdom, BT1 2LD
Price: £15-25

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Il Pirata : For the Small Plates Dad

Cool.Rustic. Italian. Il Pirata has been making waves since it opened it’s doors. Described by Joe Warwick, The Guardian as Belfast’s  ” own answer to Polpo and co over in London. And – whisper it – if anything, the cooking’s even better” this place knows how to pack a small plate with flavour! The Cichetti is stunning, we loved the  Lemon and Mint marinated Bocconcini and  Tuscan spiced Goat Ravioli Fritti , followed by Il Pirata’s stunning house Tiramisu. This is a fun, social way to dine with your Dad this Father’s Day.

Where: 278-281 Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast, United Kingdom, BT2 7BB
Price: £15-20


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Nu-Delhi Lounge: For the "Something Nu" Dad

Treat Dad to something “Nu” this Father’s Day.   Nu Delhi  and witness some never before seen cuisine in Northern Ireland.  Using local produce such as tender lamb chops or sea bass, Nu Delhi combine these meats with a unique fusion of Indian spices sure to leave the taste buds tantalised.  Enjoy the cosmopolitan setting with vibrant music and  a cocktail or two. 

Where: 25 Bruce Street, Belfast, United Kingdom, BT2 7JD
Price: £20-35

Enjoy some fine Indian food here

Yugo: for the Asian-food-addicted Dad

Is your lovely daddy a big fan of Asian food? Take him to one of the best Asian restaurant of Belfast. Situated in the heart of the city centre, this little gem combines both modern-creative and traditional Asian styles of cooking with a Belfast Bushido attitude. With lots of vegetarian and vegan options, you’ll be sure to please Dad!

Where: 3 Wellington Street, Belfast, United Kingdom, BT1 6HT
Price: £10-25

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