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  Came to Dumfries for a weekend break and ate here on the Saturday. Started with the brie then had the seabass then the lemon posset. Unbelevably good! Everyone there was... read more

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    02/02/2020

    star rating  I eat here regularly . It is always excellent. The 5 course Italian taster menu has just added an extra level of quality. Each course was wonderful with subtle flavours... read more

    avatar thumb Carlo293
    28/01/2022

    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

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    27/12/2021
  • star rating  We visited on 2 occasions and enjoyed our meals both times. The first night was a steak night with a delicious steak. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The... read more

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    07/05/2022

    star rating  Had a great time at The Back Street for a family birthday dinner. Staff were attentive and accommodating to any dietary requirements. Both food and drinks were served promptly, food... read more

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    15/03/2022

    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

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    14/08/2020
  • star rating  Came here with my best friend the other night! I could not fault one thing about this place, it was our first time dining here and we arrived with the... read more

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    25/11/2021

    star rating  Best meal out in a long long time! 4 of us Hogmany Cant fault anything. Cant wait to try Sunday Lunch 10/10

    avatar thumb RR022MUR
    27/01/2020

    star rating  Great food and cocktails with the girls! The staff were wonderful and the restaurant had a great atmosphere. Will be back.

    avatar thumb Rebecca B
    06/04/2022
  • star rating  Recently visited with some friends on their steak night. The place is very welcoming and relaxed. Me and my friend opted for the steak night which does 2 people including... read more

    avatar thumb Rste2110
    25/10/2021

    star rating  It’s a good, honest restaurant.

    No frills, friendly staff and well-cooked food offering great value for money.
    Huge, meaty, expertly cooked sea bass for £16. A very generous seafood... read more

    avatar thumb AJFfinch
    27/09/2021

    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.

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    23/04/2022
  • star rating  We were passing through Dumfries. A quick look through trip advisor saw this had 100% positive reviews, so we booked a table for 8pm on a Saturday night, in January.... read more

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    22/01/2022

    star rating  Went to the Back Street for their Father’s Day menu and as always, it did not disappoint! There were 6 people at my table, we all had a range of... read more

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    27/06/2021

    star rating  Had a christmas meal out with friends and had a fantastic meal at the backstreet, i had pat'e on toast to start, turkey for my main that was cooked to... read more

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    03/02/2020

The Back Street
103 Queensberry Street
Dumfries 
DG1 1BH