We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Percy French

Downs Rd., Newcastle, Northern Ireland
+44 28 4372 3175
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Such a disappointment

My husband and I called in on the first night of our stay in the Slieve Donard hotel. The Percy... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2018
Fiona D
via mobile
Fantastic Sunday lunch with great service

Had lunch here today with my family. Perfect seat with a great sea view. Chose from the set menu... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2018
cmcm1704
,
Belfast, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 73 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good19%
  • Average29%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible12%
4 Apr 2018
“Such a disappointment”
25 Mar 2018
“Fantastic Sunday lunch with great service”
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
12°
May
15°
Jun
16°
10°
Jul
Contact
Downs Rd., Newcastle, Northern Ireland
+44 28 4372 3175
Write a ReviewReviews (73)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Filter

1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I called in on the first night of our stay in the Slieve Donard hotel. The Percy French is associated with the Hastings group so we expected a very good standard of meal and service. We had not booked and were seated...More

1  Thank Fiona D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

Had lunch here today with my family. Perfect seat with a great sea view. Chose from the set menu £16 for 2 courses or £20 for 3. Amazing value!!! I had duo of melon with apple sorbet for starter - delicious. For main I chose...More

Thank cmcm1704
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed February 24, 2018

We went here in a group of 20 for my wife's big birthday and had a delicious range of food. Service was second to none. Highly recommended

Thank RIPMAXRAPIER
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

Decided to come here for Valentine's Day as it was handy enough to get to and from and, more importantly for me than my boyfriend, served cocktails. We arrived for our table almost half an hour early, and while we were happy to wait, we...More

Thank lisamccrissican
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed January 28, 2018

The white radiators were covered with brown stains. The window sills were dirty and hadnt been cleaned in a long time. The window frame was held together with black tape. The female toilets were dirty with rubbish in each sink. The drinks fridge air intake...More

Thank Alistair M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant following the reputation of the parent hotel, the renowned 5 star Slieve Donard, there the star ratings part company. This is to quote the manager “casual dining not fine dining”, but poor service, badly presented food, poor quality ingredients prepared in...More

2  Thank Killeneny
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

We called into the Percy French as a last minute decision for something to eat and I have to say that we really enjoyed the meal we had. Ryan served us and it was really lovely to have him make us feel really welcome and...More

Thank Libby T
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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...More

Thank tomas63mac
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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...More

Thank Gareth E
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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...More

2  Thank martonc
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 16 hotels in Newcastle
Golf Links House
130 reviews
.31 km away
Slieve Donard Resort and Spa
3,365 reviews
.50 km away
Donard Hotel
137 reviews
.67 km away
Grasmere
1 review
.84 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Great Jones Craft & Kitchen
267 reviews
.87 km away
Vanilla Restaurant
954 reviews
.85 km away
Villa Vinci
934 reviews
.72 km away
Brunel's Restaurant
366 reviews
.67 km away
Nearby Attractions
Life Adventure Centre
107 reviews
.51 km away
Slieve Donard
248 reviews
.51 km away
Newcastle Visitor Information Centre
86 reviews
1.23 km away
Coco's Adventure Playground
67 reviews
1.28 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Percy French staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
;