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Nelsons Restaurant

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18-20 Quay Street | Marine Court Hotel, Bangor BT20 5ED, Northern Ireland
+44 (0)28 9145 1100 |
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called in for a quick drink as was heading to a wedding. Didn't bother finishing my drink as it was rotten. It was only a pint but had such a horrible taste to it. Tables were dirty and place had plenty of flies in it. Over priced also

Thank Darren C
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101 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

Breakfast is very poor so I just booked room only. Having been up since 4 and travelling all day I arrived at 8.20 pm I was too tired to go hunting for food in town so I tried the restaurant. Chefs soup of the day - vegetable - looked and tasted like baxters tinned. Chose the burger to keep things... More 

Thank Overnyter
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 5, 2016 via mobile

Tried this, it was amazing ! Lovely new menu to choose from , and such a friendly team of professional staff Top marks to chef & service staff !

Thank pigeonette
Bangor, Co.Down
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2015

Went on old years night, the food although a buffet was excellent. Selection of seafood and meats, salads etc. The centre piece was an ice sculpture on which he seafood was presented. Complementary glass of champagne on arrival and entertainment made a most enjoyable way to end the old year. Will be booking again for this year.

Thank RayJuliaW
Niagara Falls, Canada
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2015

Great food, friendly staff, atmosphere could use a little more lighting. Our table gave us beautiful views of the marina and Belfast Lough.

1 Thank Cathe M
Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2015

Visited Nelsons restaurant today for the lunch carvery and I have to say it was beautiful, presentation and attention to detail were second to none. The food is of excellent quality and cooked to perfection. Congratulations to the management and staff looking forward to seeing you all again.

2 Thank tillyp83
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147 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 23, 2015 via mobile

Situated within the Marine Court hotel on Bangor seafront. The hotel entrance is dated as is the restaurant. Lunch is a carvery which had a good selection and the staff were generous with the portions. All staff were helpful and charming. The restaurant was busy with a very old fashioned feel to the place. This will appeal to some people... More 

Thank coco40
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 6, 2015

Was in your bar today whilst I no it was your staff need to learn more about the trade .I had to ask for cutlery sauce for which I had to wait also I noticed this with another customer.I also think that £6 for a kids meal is scandalous as it didn't even include a soft drink or ice -... More 

Thank AnnepattersonHiggins
Andalucia, Spain
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90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2015

If you were wanting a quiet drink and by quiet I mean theres more atmosphere in a tomb and more people too.

Thank TrevorB
Bangor, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2014

On entering the hotel foyer you are immediately put off by the old, dull and dated decor. Upstairs the restaurant is clean, bright and airy with amazing views out over the harbour but again the decor is dated. The food, if you like everything deep fat fried, you are in for a treat! My husband ordered Classic Chicken Maryland -... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18-20 Quay Street | Marine Court Hotel, Bangor BT20 5ED, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Bangor
  • Phone Number: +44 (0)28 9145 1100 |
  • This restaurant is at Marine Court Hotel

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?