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Percy French

Downs Road, Newcastle, Northern Ireland
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Ranked #21 of 81 Restaurants in Newcastle
Price range: $8 - $33
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Situated in the grounds of the luxurious Slieve Donard Resort & Spa, the Perch French is the perfect place to relax with a drink and enjoy the finest of local produce, cooked to perfection.
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Portadown
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW via mobile

Myself and three friends had a lovely meal in this charming restaurant. We had their meal deal of two courses and a glass of wine ... Excellent value, good choice of mains and desserts. I had the belly pork main which was delicious, our waiter was attentive and informative. Our meal was very relaxed and enjoyable, I will definitely be... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

Called in here on Sunday as I was visiting friends in Newcastle, we initially called in for a quick drink however then decided to stay for lunch. We were seated in the restaurant at a table beside the window, what a view! We opted for 2 courses, Mains and desserts for £16. I had Turkey and Ham followed by Sticky... More

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Armagh, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

Lovely sunday lunch here, I must say the new management is clearly having an effect! The upbeat staff and tasty food will keep us coming back. Job well done

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N Ireland
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

On a rainy night in Newcastle County Down this restaurant and bar was warm and welcoming. The menu was varied including options for vegetarians and those with other dietary requirements. All of our meals were very good - nicely presented and tasty. The staff were attentive and the service good even though the restaurant was fairly busy. I will definitely... More

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Stephen_Meldrum_GM, Manager at Percy French, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for posting a review of your recent visit to the Percy French Restaurant. I thank you for your feedback. I look forward to welcoming you back to the Percy French Restaurant at the Slieve Donard Resort & Spa in the near future and would like to take this opportunity to thank you for choosing our restaurant... More

Armagh, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Well done to James the restaurant manager, from start to finish he was fantastic, complete professional service. The house red is excellent, & the food was out of this world. To top this is the view from the huge glass windows out to sea.

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Stephen_Meldrum_GM, Manager at Percy French, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for posting a review of your recent visit to the Percy French Restaurant. All the team here at the Percy French are pleased to hear that you enjoyed both your meal and the service provided. The view from the restaurant is truly amazing and very popular with all our guests. I look forward to welcoming you... More

ireland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We visited while on a family day trip. The delicious roast Sunday dinner we received was just what we needed and the lovely staff and atmosphere give us a relaxing hour or two after a busy day. The kids menu was really good, I'm told the mini burgers were very tasty. I would definitely recommend this place, I hope to... More

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Stephen_Meldrum_GM, Manager at Percy French, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post such a fantastic review regarding your dining experience at the Percy French Inn. It means a lot when people take the time to do this and I know our team here at Percy French will love to read this review. I look forward to welcoming you back to the Percy... More

Belfast, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

My sister and I enjoyed one of the mid week meals. Two courses and a glass of wine for £15 per person. We were made welcome from the minute we walked through the door.I started with the caesar salad and that was very nice. We both chose the daube of beef.. I loved it...portion size was quite big and it... More

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Stephen_Meldrum_GM, Manager at Percy French, responded to this review

Dear Jeanine, Thank you for posting a review of your recent visit to the Percy French Restaurant. I am pleased to hear that you and your sister enjoyed your experience. Our Wine and Dine menu is proving extremely popular with our guests! I look forward to welcoming you back to the Percy French Restaurant at the Slieve Donard Resort &... More

london
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We had a fantastic time, staff where very friendly, food was very good, you will have a good time. Also employed local people so they could tell you the best places to visit.

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Stephen_Meldrum_GM, Manager at Percy French, responded to this review

Dear Mrs Stokes, Thank you for taking the time to post such a fantastic review regarding your dining experience at the Percy French Inn. It means a lot when people take the time to do this and I know our team here at Percy French will love to read this review. I look forward to welcoming you back to the... More

Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

There was 7 of us all ladies staying in the Slieve Donard Hotel for 2 nights, on the first night we decided to walk down and eat in Percy's, from the moment we walked in we where made so welcome our waiter Ryan was fabulous in every way, we decided to go with a few strawberry daiquiri's which by far... More

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Stephen_Meldrum_GM, Manager at Percy French, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for posting a review of your recent visit to the Percy French Restaurant. All the team here at the Percy French (in particular Ryan) are pleased to hear that your party enjoyed their lunch and of course the cocktails! I look forward to welcoming you back to the Percy French Restaurant at the Slieve Donard Resort... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We had 2 meals on Friday and Saturday evening both sets of meals were beautiful and enjoyable. The service was also excellent with helpful and friendly staff. One of our party is wheelchair bound but found all areas accessible.

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Stephen_Meldrum_GM, Manager at Percy French, responded to this review

Dear Guest, May I begin by thanking you for dining with us at the Percy French on both Friday and Saturday night. Myself and all of the Percy French team are delighted that your party had an enjoyable dining experience on both evenings. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Percy French Restaurant at the Slieve Donard Resort... More

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Additional Information about Percy French

Address: Downs Road, Newcastle, Northern Ireland
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Newcastle
Average Prices: USD 8 - 33

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