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Percy French

Downs Road, Newcastle, Northern Ireland
+44 28 4372 3175
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good23%
  • Average16%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible12%
Travelers talk about
“beef” (30 reviews)
“cheesecake” (10 reviews)
“mussels” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Downs Road, Newcastle, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This seems a popular drinking and eating venue. Although we’d not booked we were allocated a table for two despite that two staff members disagreed about it being free! We were served promptly - beef and curry dishes. Both were ok but not special. The...More

Thank Gakeitse
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a fairly average hotel-type restaurant. (It is on the grounds of the Slieve Donard.) The best things I'll say about it is that it is clean and well lit. The menu is rather unimaginative and uninspiring, and the wine list is the same....More

Thank Rcdown78
Reviewed 5 days ago

Went to this from the nearby Slieve Donard hotel . The food was excellent in choice and quality and the staff superb service.

Thank denis89
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came for lunch and had a good meal. Close parking, kids meal, free Wifi. Probably had a nicer view on a day with better weather. Service was a little slow

Thank lrd897
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best scampi 🍤 I have had in my life and the staff are top class! Also the meals are very reasonably priced.

Thank lrb1975
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don’t eat at this S—-T HOLE staff are nasty food is crap. It’s like school dinners. We where told to have a meal in here if we where in Newcastle so we did don’t we would not want anyone else to go through what we...More

1  Thank Stormmcc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Associated with the Slieve Donard the Percy French offers a casual dining alternative to the hotel dining room. Excellent food in a nice atmosphere with a separate pub area and patio if you just want drinks.

Thank From-JCG_USA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff were lovely, very friendly and attentive Food was very good, but my sea bass salpicon was served coiled (like a cumberland sausage), so that it was a struggle to remove the skin and get at the flesh - the fish was perfectly cooked, and...More

Thank Metasson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our lunch of Vegetable Curry; Pomegranate salad and Kids sliders. If the mist lifted I guess the views over the water would be impressive. Has a Game if Thrones door.... but if that was important to you, you probably already knew that.....

Thank BudSnow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My best friends has their wedding reception at Percy French over the bank holiday weekend. They were given the highest standard of service from start to finish. I have never known brides to be more relaxed as they knew everything was taken care of. The...More

Thank maireb17
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $33
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Bar scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Downs Road, Newcastle, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +44 28 4372 3175
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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