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The Parsons Nose

48 Lisburn Street, Hillsborough BT26 6AB, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9268 3009
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
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“bread” (41 reviews)
“chowder” (26 reviews)
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Irish, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
48 Lisburn Street, Hillsborough BT26 6AB, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went for lunch and it was the best meal we have had in a long time, the staff were really friendly and attentive- definitely worth a visit!

Thank TheChimp1985
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food with a nice atmosphere, staff friendly and welcoming, would recommend although would book in advance as it’s very popular

Thank Jane10289
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, good atmosphere. No complaints. Would happily go back. I think best dinner in Hillsborough.

Thank JOHN C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Celebrated my birthday with the family. We all had three courses. My pigeon was very tasty to start but overcooked. The Brie and chowder that other family members had was excellent. My main course,. Rib eye steak was overcooked and if I'm honest not worth...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant had a makeover within the last year, the new décor is updated and well done. I frequented it previously as the food was good and the service intelligent and of a standard. We arrived at 10.30, there were plenty of available seats, however...More

3  Thank Rose W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a most enjoyable evening celebrating an important birthday, in company of several close friends. The atmosphere was very welcoming and warm , with a large wood burning stove providing the heat. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The menu provided a good...More

Thank Samuel P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was invited to Parson's Nose by Aunt and Uncle for Sunday Lunch - thank goodness they knew what they were doing when they chose where to go. Friendly welcome when we arrived and after a short wait in the bar we were shown to our...More

1  Thank BeeDees4
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Having previously visited and reviewed this restaurant several times, we had recommended it to friends who were keen to accompany us - Oh dear. We visited on a Sunday evening and the restaurant was quite busy but not overly so. One of our friend's starter...More

2  Thank JBWales
Reviewed 7 November 2017

It was our first visit and I found the staff to be efficient and pleasant. I had the chicken for my main which was delicious dessert on the otherhand was awful, bland tasteless petits fours I ever had the misfortune to not alone order but...More

2  Thank Shortcakev
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

I met a group of friends here for lunch . Warm welcoming atmosphere and staff with a cosy fire. We were given a choice of where to sit. The menu was comprehensive with choices for everyone's taste. My chowder was delicious followed by a goats...More

1  Thank patriciaryan29
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Lisburn Street, Hillsborough BT26 6AB, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Hillsborough
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9268 3009
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