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Address: Downs Rd., Newcastle, Northern Ireland
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Had dinner here tonight with my husband and son - Pizza for my son was soda bread with cheese/sauce... I had the prawn cocktail and whilst it was lovely, it was overpriced. Chips... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2017
Northern Ireland
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

Five of us are here and all were happy with the quality and quantity of the different meals. Roughly our bill was £115 for five meals (three haddock and chips, one curry and rice and a chicken meal) also three glasses of wine and one vodka- mixer so I think it was a bit overpriced. Also we were there on... More 

Thank tomas63mac
Belfast, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
44 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

This establishment is in a lovely setting, we had great window seat. Delicious food and very friendly staff. This would be 5 stars except I had to query the bill as if you order Clonmel they don't have a button for it on the till so it's appears as every other beer possible. Small point but annoying, made better by... More 

Thank Gareth E
Northern Ireland
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64 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed February 4, 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here tonight with my husband and son - Pizza for my son was soda bread with cheese/sauce... I had the prawn cocktail and whilst it was lovely, it was overpriced. Chips were not very well cooked and the chicken curry was bland with no actual curry taste! Husband had gammon which was ok, but again over priced for... More 

Thank martonc
Level Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

We decided to eat out one of the evenings between Christmas and New Year. We chose the Percy French for a comforting setting and easy menu. We were seated by the hostess Sinead, near the fire place. She really looked after us very well and without hesitation updated us on our menu options for that evening. She went out of... More 

Thank Donal R
Belfast, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
137 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Great location, as you walk to the door you expect to be delighted, but once inside it disappoints. Staff are friendly but otherwise it is characterless and bland. Shame as, with a bit of attention, this could (and should) be so much better.

Thank James R
Level Contributor
22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

Went here for dinner, steak was ordered well done. Came out charred to pieces. Service slow. This place has so much potential. However with bad chefs and a rude manager this place will continue to go down hill. I won't be back. Manager needs to get a grip and stop writing silly replies

Thank Abcde34
Crowthorne, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed August 12, 2016

The Percy French Restaurant is perfectly located at the entrance to the Slieve Donard Hotel. Great views, a friendly ambience, good service and pleasant food. A visit is strongly recommended.

Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed July 23, 2016

We called in for a birthday meal for one of the party. Four of us including a child of 6. We said we would go for the meal deal - 2 courses for £18. We were given menus and sat outside. The first waitress gave us the wrong menu - we had to adjust our order. Waited 15 minutes for... More 

Thank Moira B
Bangor, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed July 18, 2016

What a disappointment - called in for a drink and a cup of tea. Drink fine but asking for a biscuit with the cup of tea? Impossible. A dessert was offered but a biscuit was not possible. Such a disappointment for an eating and drinking place attached to a four star hotel. Service was slow but the decor and surroundings... More 

Thank Roger H
Las Vegas, Nevada
Level Contributor
19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed July 12, 2016

The food is modern Irish. Fish and chips were quite good, and very fresh. The restaurant has great views, and is adjoining the historic Slieve Donard resort.

Thank Vegas_Michael_2014

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