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

£45

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  We had an amazing meal at the back street. The menu is fantastic, I wanted to order everything! Lovely service from staff too. I will be back very soon!

    avatar thumb brazenella
    14/10/2020

    star rating  If you’re visiting Dumfries then give this restaurant a go!

    I recently visited this restaurant with my husband. We were welcomed by a very well dressed waitress. She was... read more

    avatar thumb X2062TSmaryc
    15/11/2021

    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  We ate at the Back Street midweek getting a break from the kids and it was fantastic. Really efficient, attentive service and the food was probably some of the best... read more

    avatar thumb Pipernickson
    19/08/2020

    star rating  Great place with delicious food, I had the sea bass followed by the chocolate fondant. LOVELY cocktails and great service, a real treat for Dumfries!

    avatar thumb Alison88Glasgow
    15/04/2022

    star rating  All appropriate COVID measures were in place . The food was absolutely superb . The four of us all had something different and we could not find fault with anything... read more

    avatar thumb January1963
    17/07/2020
  • star rating  I had heard great things about this restaurant and was really looking forward to going. However, I was disappointed as everything felt average from the service to the food. Quite... read more

    avatar thumb Karen B
    14/03/2022

    star rating  Went to the back street for my birthday. Was great! Great service, great food, can’t complain! Quite large portions. Struggled to finish a starter and Main. Scotch egg, chicken Kiev,... read more

    avatar thumb howmanyshoes
    19/07/2022

    star rating  Have been twice now with my partner and will definitely be back another time. First visit was for dinner and we both enjoyed it, while we recently went for Sunday... read more

    avatar thumb SMTID
    19/10/2020
  • star rating  I was trying to find adequate wording that would express how much I enjoyed my burger. I realised that being a big fan of Gordon Ramsay and a follower of... read more

    avatar thumb clintmacleod123
    14/08/2020

    star rating  Absolutely delicious from start to finish. Scotch egg with runny yolk was fabulous. Service was excellent from Michelle and Katie. Thank you. Great little place.

    avatar thumb Sarah_Worcester
    23/04/2022

    star rating  We made our first visit to Back Street to use a gift voucher from my wife's work colleagues on her 'early' retirement. Place was quite busy and menu was a... read more

    avatar thumb davidandshona
    01/10/2021
  • star rating  Best burger and brownie I have ever had, and I have had a few. Burger was full of flavour and bun was amazing. Chips were perfect too, crispy and fluffy.... read more

    avatar thumb ScottW177
    13/09/2020

    star rating  Brilliant food, an expertly put together wine list with some interesting selections, attentive staff but not overbearing and a relaxed atmosphere. Visited on a weeknight and was pleasantly surprised to... read more

    avatar thumb Discover62581139351
    28/11/2021

    star rating  Excellent in all aspects.atmosphere.
    Service. Food. The waitresses are all very welcoming and obviously happy at their work.
    The food is of the highest quality with excellent presentation.
    The chicken... read more

    avatar thumb Carlo293
    31/07/2022

The Back Street
103 Queensberry Street
Dumfries 
DG1 1BH