The Restaurant

Casual dining in Dumfries

The Back Street are extremely passionate about food and serve up modern British cuisine in a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. We are right in the centre of Dumfries and the perfect starting point for a great night out. 

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Steak Night

Wednesdays Only

£50

Serves 2

Sample Menu

STARTERS

MAINS

SIDES

DESSERTS

THE STEAK NIGHT DEAL

16oz Sharing Sirloin Steak

Steak Cut Chips Two Portions

Peppercorn Sauce Two Portions

Macaroni Cheese

THE WINES

Tempranillo Syrah
Centelleo / La Mancha / Spain

Airén Moscatel
Centelleo / La Mancha / Spain

Garnacha Rosé
Castillo de Enériz / Navarra / Spain

DIFFERENT WINES CAN BE SELECTED FROM THE WINE LIST AT AN ADDITIONAL CHARGE

The Bar

No dining experience would be complete without the perfect drink, and at The Back Street we’ve got you covered. Whether it be wine, local ale, one of our many gins or a cocktail and coffee after dinner, you’re sure to not be disappointed. 

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Opening Times

  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday 5pm - 10:30pm
  • Thursday 5pm - 10:30pm
  • Friday 5pm - 10:30pm
  • Saturday 5pm - 10:30pm
  • Sunday Closed

Opening Times

  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday 5pm - 10:30pm
  • Thursday 5pm - 10:30pm
  • Friday 5pm - 10:30pm
  • Saturday 5pm - 10:30pm
  • Sunday Closed

Reviews

  • star rating  return visit for a night away. (yorkshire > scotland)

    the restaurant is bright and had been decorated to give a relaxed feel.
    the waiter and bar staff... read more

    avatar thumb hetherington1991
    27/12/2021

    star rating  Amazing family meal. Great service, friendly environment, fantastic food and my 2 year old son behaved himself!
    I recommend the haggis scotch egg, burger & chips, duck breast, sorbet... read more

    avatar thumb Jordan M
    10/03/2022

    star rating  Had especially booked a night of so i could come enjoy Steak Night.. was absolutely amazing! Famous Haggis Scotch egg for starter, cooked to perfection with a gooey middle, then... read more

    avatar thumb MarkF445
    07/02/2022
  • star rating  Dumfries feels a bit run down but this restaurant was buzzing and served good food at reasonable prices. Staff were friendly and we enjoyed our evening.

    avatar thumb MarriottFamily
    21/07/2021

    star rating  Had a lovely night last night. Good food well presented and great staff. Made the night go with no problems. Many thanks.

    avatar thumb johngX8578IZ
    06/11/2021

    star rating  Just recently been to The Back Street restaurant last Saturday for a meal with friends. Overall the restaurant was warm and welcoming, staff were friendly and were very polite, might... read more

    avatar thumb thereserotilles
    09/11/2021
  • star rating  Visited the Backstreet restaurant again last week and yet again had another very good meal, had brie to start followed by chicken Kyiv and both were cooked to perfection, restaurant... read more

    avatar thumb DayTrip621219
    11/06/2022

    star rating  Found this restaurant “ by chance” - and were delighted to have done so.
    Great atmosphere, wonderful, happy and attentive staff - and food excellent.
    I had seen a comment... read more

    avatar thumb MarkP145
    04/08/2022

    star rating  Been to this restaurant several times as I love the food and the cocktails are the best in town . I came here for my birthday dinner with family last... read more

    avatar thumb GR1001
    26/11/2020
  • star rating  We were in the area for a few days and decided to visit for dinner and I’m so glad we did. The food was fantastic! We both had the haggis... read more

    avatar thumb Floyd1874
    10/10/2021

    star rating  Our Christmas night out was made by choosing The Back Street for our meal.
    Food was beautiful! Cocktails were fab! And the staff were lovely, attentive and nothing was... read more

    avatar thumb Allana H
    22/12/2023

    star rating  Myself and my wife booked mid morning the day we went 19/7/23 got table at 8.30 no issues. Arrived to pleasent welcome and sat quickly staff very attentive and informative.... read more

    avatar thumb R4652AZmichaelw
    20/07/2023
  • star rating  We were travelling to Gatehouse of Fleet from Aberdeen for the wedding and decided to stop by Dumfries to have some food. A quick search on Google and the Back... read more

    avatar thumb Aberdonianstravel
    12/08/2022

    star rating  Visited this amazing restaurant last night for the first time . I can assure you we will return . My husband was desperate to try the scotch egg and it... read more

    avatar thumb 263396
    07/11/2021

    star rating  Go eat here.. Just go.. stop reading pretentious reviews and go eat. Not much else I can say to drive the praise home.

    avatar thumb daniellL6702LD
    23/09/2022

The Back Street
103 Queensberry Street
Dumfries 
DG1 1BH