Michael Deane revolutionised the eating out scene in Belfast and has held a Michelin Star for over 13 years, the longest of any restaurateur in Ireland. From the earliest days Deanes wanted to set a standard for the best quality and the best value eating experience possible. Over the years Michael Deane says “you come to learn that it is the customers and not the critics who decide if your are a success and that’s very humbling”.




Undoubtedly one of Ireland’s most iconic restaurateurs, there’s a reason Michael Deane is plural at the end of his name when it comes to his collection and what a collection of restaurants it is…DEANES of Belfast offers one of the cities ultimate dining experiences, whether you’re south of the city at Deane & Decano or Queens then central city at the beautiful Delhi & Bistro, not forgetting the central empire on Howard Street, the sumptuous Meat Locker, elegant Love Fish and what more can you say about EIPIC, the longest held Michelin Star in Ireland tells you all you need to know about DEANES and the type of welcome you’ll receive in any of Michael’s wonderful venues.


Chris Game – Privatus Club Founder

“Whether you’re trying Belfast’s most famous Burger in the Meat Locker or want that EIPIC Michelin Star experience, when you meet Michael you’ll understand why there’s such an energy and service that accompanies the incredible food throughout the DEANES portfolio”.