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Eight South

The Junction, Ballynahinch Road, Carryduff, Belfast BT8 8DN, Northern Ireland
02890 812127
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Ranked #262 of 736 restaurants in Belfast
Price range: $0 - $22
Cuisines: European
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Good for: Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Eight South offers an array of catering facilities for customers. Comprising of a Restaurant, Bar, Hot Food Takeaway, Offsales and Function Suite serving the finest food and drink in a relaxed, casual atmosphere. Meeting friends for lunch or dinner, stepping in for a quick pint, sipping on one of our award winning cocktails or perhaps a family get together, we aim to deliver the finest quality, locally sourced produce in a friendly and welcoming manner. Dine with us for a mix of Appetisers, Main Courses, Lunch and Evening Specialities. Drop in for afternoon coffee and dessert or just a quick bite in our Snug Bar, we cater for all occasions. All small and large parties catered for whether it be a quiet meal for two or a party for two hundred, choose from our Snug, Restaurant or Function Suite. Fancy a night at home, our Takeaway and Wineseller fits the bill offering a range of hot food and a huge selection of beers and wines. Whatever you require, Eight South is your one stop destination.
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English first
Belfast, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 NEW

Lovely bar with a really nice ambience for a drink. Really good selection of beverages, cocktails are lovely. Worth a visit.

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Crossgar
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014 via mobile

We celebrated our sons christening in The Suite at 8 South...couldn't be more delighted with how things went...the food was delicious and went down a storm with all guests, whilst the staff couldn't have been more helpful. The suite was an excellent function room and easily accommodated our party of 50 guests...would highly recommend! Thanks to Trevor and the team!

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Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Called in around 4pm so couldn't get early bird evening menu but lunch menu had a reasonable choice too. 4 adults with a toddler. High chair got for us, kids menu better than most places and our granddaughter enjoyed the lasagne (even if she did get half of it over her vest!). Loin of bacon with peppercorn sauce was unusual... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Excellent service, warm and welcoming staff- interesting menu with some delicious homemade local pies! Wine selection good too

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Over the years our family have been going to Eight South for lunch or dinner. The food has always been first class and we love the relaxed atmosphere. It could be a little more child friendly with crayons and pictures to colour. At one stage the underneath area was opened and families with young kids were ushered downstairs - no... More

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Belfast
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We had no reservation but were promptly shown to our seats. Two of our party are on a Slimming World healthy eating plan and the restaurant were very happy to amend the menu to accommodate our preferences. They swapped baby boiled potatoes for chips and served sauces on the side. They provided a large side salad rather than garlic bread... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Was in for lunch, the service was great, the food was fantastic! We'll be back :) particularly the chicken club was tasty and we saw the cocktails and will be indulging in a few of those next time!

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Lisburn
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Had a meal with family last week-end and I am still thinking about the steak! Definitely the best fillet steak I have had in a while, it was cooked to perfection well seasoned and melted in my mouth. Wife had Mc Cartneys pork and leek sausages with creamy mash and string onions with onion gravy she really enjoyed it. Couple... More

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Carryduff, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

My wife and I decided to go out for the evening and chose Eight South as our venue. When we arrived we fancied a few drinks before our meal so we went into the Snug Bar. We were quite disappointed as it just seemed to be for local loud and foul mouthed football fans. There is room for a lot... More

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Lisburn, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

I was out for an evening in Eight South recently with 5 other friends for a long overdue catch up and we couldn't have chose a better venue. On arrival we were greeted by a very pleasant waitress who asked if we would like to be seated by the open fire. Once given the menus we knew we would have... More

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