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McKee's Country Store & Restaurant

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28 Holywood Road, Newtownards BT23 4TQ, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9182 1304
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fine example of good old fashion service and quality that will always win over from the multiples . You can't get this shopping experience in your super stores !

Thank billwO8637RL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent service from very friendly helpful staff. Quality food cooked exactly the way you want it. The views towards Scrabo and Strangford lough are breath taking on a clear day. The worst thing for me is the car parking surface even on a dry day the car mats are covered with dusty foot prints.

Thank Brown1947
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the healthy choice breakfast and chocolate brownies. Lovely staff and great value for money. breathtaking surroundings during morning hours especially at sunset.

Thank Chloe R
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

Visit this shop and restaurant regularly. Can be very busy at lunchtime so be prepared to wait for a table. Service is good and waiting staff very friend,y and helpful. Try to leave space for dessert 😀

Thank Karen C
Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

Had lunch had goats cheese fritter to die for .mckees is amazing place lunch was beautiful friendly staff.very clean was really busy.but didnt have long to wait on are food.also has delie bakery butchers stuff is great also has gift shop.realy worth the trip cant wait to go back.bought scones and wheaten bread take home best iv ever eaten.

Thank Elizabethfisher
Newtownards, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

I've been to this restaurant twice and both times it has been sensational. The choice of food is fantastic and the portions are massive. You certainly won't leave hungry, if anything you might complain that you got too much (is that even a complaint!?)

Thank TangerineDreamer18
Bargoed, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

Our family brought us here as we were over from Wales for a visit. Views are spectacular and we were lucky enough to get a seat by the window. Served immediately with friendly service throughout. It was very busy but this did not hinder. I was recommended the pancakes with bacon and maple syrup and it was the first time... More 

1 Thank tanyamjames
Belfast, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

My sisters and I went for lunch. It is not possible to book which is a pity but the queue was not long at 12.30 on Saturday. There are plenty of tables and we got a nice corner by the window. Plenty of choices. We went for chicken for 3 of us and a small turkey and ham for the... More 

Thank Bernie S
Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2016 via mobile

We enjoy coming here for a lunch before shopping for food in the adjoining store. However, there is always a feeling that you are surrounded by good living aunts ready to tick you off for improper table manners.

Thank cd23244
Bangor, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016

Today my wife and I planned to have brunch with a couple of friends at McKee's, where we have eaten several times before. My wife and I arrived first and waited outside the restaurant entrance as we were told they had to clear a table for four people. No problem with this and shortly a woman (who I took to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Holywood Road, Newtownards BT23 4TQ, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Newtownards
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9182 1304

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?