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The Pheasant

410 Upper Ballynahinch Road, Hillsborough BT26 6NR, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9263 8056
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“steak platter” (18 reviews)
“curry” (6 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
Irish, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
410 Upper Ballynahinch Road, Hillsborough BT26 6NR, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband and I ate at the pheasant to celebrate a birthday and have to say we had a wonderful meal, the menu never disappoints and the service is always top class!!

Thank _liesemcc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Regularly visit this reastraunt, food excellent,service exceptional. Would definitely suggest a visit you won't be disappointed. Prices very affordable. 😀😀😀

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sunday evening meal, lovely environment / atmosphere, menu all looked great, had 3 courses, goats cheese, fillet steak, sticky toffee pudding, def be back again to try something else on the menu

Thank a12344321
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are regulars of the Pheasant for many years, and as we absolutely love it we decided to host my Dad's 70th there last weekend. We hired the room upstairs and had a 3 course menu for 30 guests. The service we received from when...More

Thank LouLouJade
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

Visited for Sunday dinner. Absolutely phenomenal food. Was totally blown away by the choice, freshness and value. 3 courses for under £20. ( no tea/ coffee which would be my only criticism) Family friendly with a big box of toys at the door. Friendly staff....More

Thank Joyce G
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

We went here recently on a Saturday night, with a table reserved in the restaurant, first time here! After being greeted with a warm smile by the manageress, we were immediately seated and given menus. With mains ordered of roast Hogg, smokey burger and crispy...More

Thank gabe186470
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

I phoned and booked a table at short notice for myself and my 2 kids. It was a man I spoke to and it seemed like a bit of a hassle to take the booking. Anyway, we turned up again and our table hadn't been...More

Thank Tim N
Reviewed May 11, 2018

We were staying at a B&B closely in Lisburn in Ireland and requested the proprietor of the inn to help find a dinner spot close by. She indicated the Pheasant was excellent. We had made a reservation and were shown to a very nice table...More

Thank Bob_De_Goff
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Wrote a review on here not so long ago regarding a disappointing visit on Mother’s Day. Just wanted to thank William for the lovely phone call and complimentary voucher he sent as a result of this. We have since used, and had a lovely dinner...More

Thank Mooshbex
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Visited here on a week day night. Firstly, we waited some time to be seated and then again some time for our order to be taken. The restaurant didn’t appear to be that busy with plenty of staff around. Food finally arrived and was good...More

Thank Rachael K
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Hugh T
March 30, 2017|
Response from jacquelinemcclen2016 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure of their menu, but 'phone the Pheasant. It won't disappoint, and I,m sure you,ll find something appealing. Enjoy.
December 13, 2016|
Response from jacquelinemcclen2016 | Reviewed this property |
I don't, but maybe if you telephoned them directly ?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$33 - $76
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 410 Upper Ballynahinch Road, Hillsborough BT26 6NR, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Hillsborough
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9263 8056
Our menus are designed to offer the best and freshest of local produce, including game from the neighbouring Larchfield Estate and ingredients and dishes from around the globe. As a sister restaurant to the Award Winning Plough Inn, Hillsborough, naturally seafood is our house speciality all year round. Our aim is to offer something to satisfy everyone's tastes. Our friendly and attentive staff are here to ensure that you relax and simply enjoy a taste of "good olde Irish hospitality".
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