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36 The Parade, Donaghadee BT21 0HE, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9188 4466
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Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations

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  • 254
    Excellent
  • 98
    Very good
  • 36
    Average
  • 19
    Poor
  • 20
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
One of our party,s first time in Ireland

Had a meal here on Friday night. Had to book as it was very busy. The waiting staff were very intensive. Did not have long to wait for our drinks to arrive. The menu was excellent, a lot to choose from. We all had fish dishes, excellent choice. Followed by a cheese board. Could not falt anything... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 3, 2015
Jenny B
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Donaghadee, United Kingdom
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  • Families with children
  • Large groups
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English first
Donaghadee, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

Had a meal here on Friday night. Had to book as it was very busy. The waiting staff were very intensive. Did not have long to wait for our drinks to arrive. The menu was excellent, a lot to choose from. We all had fish dishes, excellent choice. Followed by a cheese board. Could not falt anything, will definitely be... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

We had not booked but they went out of their way to accomodate us for dinner The service was excellent and the food second to none.We had the Scampi ,Burger and the Filet steak stir fry. A great experience and would certainly return.

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10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

my wife and i had a meal in pier 36 thur 27 august .it was our first visit and it will not be our last even though we live near banbridge.there was no salmon dish on the menu but the menu was great otherwise.i asked if at other times was salmon available.the waiter checked with the chef and a salmon... More 

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Ireland
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Visited with a group of 15 friends for a birthday celebration and perhaps this was the problem. The staff were initially unhelpful about specials but service improved after the orders were placed. I had the Pate which was average and did not have a lot of taste. A small helping of bread accompanied this but it was certainly not in... More 

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Bangor, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

I keep visiting this fine establishment over and over again. I am trying each time to find fault but..............cannot. Anybody finding fault needs an urgent trip to an OPTICIAN as having reviewed all over the world nothing bad can be said about here. Recently, I heard of a bit of bad press but ...........IT WAS ALL LIES !! I urge... More 

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Donaghadee, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

I have recently held a "special" birthday party in The Copeland Suite in Pier36. The private room accommodated my 26 guests very comfortably and was really well presented. The evening started with a pre dinner drink reception which was excellently executed followed by a choice of dinner options and selection of suitable wines which had been chosen a few weeks... More 

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out-and-about-NI, Manager at Pier 36, responded to this review

Dear Rhonamca, Thank you kindly for taking the time to review your celebration dinner at Pier 36. It is lovely to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us, and we all look forward to welcoming you soon again. Kind Regards Pier 36 More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

cocktails in the bar were great, best strawberry daquiris about ;) the restaurant is lovely & we will definitely be back

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out-and-about-NI, Manager at Pier 36, responded to this review

Dear Earl H, Great to hear that you loved our cocktails! We look forward to making your next daquiri! Kind Regards Pier 36 More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

Anniversary meal out staff wonderful so helpful food as good as we had on a cruise really like the sample sweets just the right amount to finish the meal.

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out-and-about-NI, Manager at Pier 36, responded to this review

Dear Liz J, Thank you for sharing your experience, our mini indulgence desserts really have been a success!! We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind Regards Pier 36 More 

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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Chicken cooked to perfection!!! Falvours was fantastic !!! Dont pass without stopping!! You womt be dissapointed!!! Desert was fantastic too!!! Bread and butter pudding!!!

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out-and-about-NI, Manager at Pier 36, responded to this review

Dear John G, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. I am really glad that you enjoyed everything, including the old favourite of Bread & Butter pudding! Looking forward to welcoming you on your next visit. Kind Regards Pier 36 More 

Newtownards, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

On Saturday 8th of august my date and I met up for the first time at pier36,I can honestly say it was most enjoyable the food was delicious,but what I like most about a restaurant is friendly staff that are more than pleasant they are the reason I gave the 5 otherwise it would have been a four,well done pier36... More 

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out-and-about-NI, Manager at Pier 36, responded to this review

Dear cully121, How lovely that you enjoyed a first date here, we hope it will be the first of many special occassions together. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We look forward to welcoming you soon again. Kind Regards Pier 36 More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 36 The Parade, Donaghadee BT21 0HE, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Donaghadee
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9188 4466

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 31
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Seafood, British, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups

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