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5 Harrys Road, Hillsborough BT26 6HJ, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9268 8574
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09:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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69 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located just off the main Belfast / Dublin road near Hillsborough / Lisburn, this is a quiet oasis. Well enough decorated, its pretty average with nothing really outstanding. Not as big a menu as it used to have, its still alright. Coffee, tea and traybake much as you'd expect. Staff are friendly and service is good. Great pet shop and... More 

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Thank Alan C
Rotherham, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an ok cafe set in a shop, the food was to be expected, the normal scones, cakes, Homebase's etc. Staff pleasant, price was fair, it's the sort of place where you go for a coffee and then browse round the shop , fine for a ladies afternoon gossip session

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Thank Loraine M
Belfast, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place my friend had goats cheese salad I Had the seafood chowder and then the banoffee To follow it was so nice and cheap too

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1 Thank GRAINNE224
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Staff, Lisa could not have been more helpfull, wanted a different sauce, no problem whatsoever, Jim made me a delicious carbanara. Best ever tasted. I would highly recommend this little piece of heaven to anyone, brilliant food, friendly staff. 10 out of 10.

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1 Thank Dorothy L
Dromore, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Staff were very friendly on arrival, good choice of menu. I had the open prawn salad which was tasty but I would have liked more salad as there wasn't much on mine. My fiancé had the club sandwich which he thoroughly enjoyed. For the place being packed the service was good and staff went out of their way to please... More 

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1 Thank jordanneboal
Belfast, United Kingdom
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89 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My other half and i visited the cafe for a spot of lunch this week , we were seated very quickly as there were very few people in at that time early afternoon , The order was taken quickly by a friendly male staff member and a drinks order taken , The drinks were brought very quickly but unfortunately the... More 

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Thank David f
Lisburn, United Kingdom
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195 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

What an absolute gem of a restaurant Prima Gusto is - and so close to Hillsborough/ A1 / Lisburn. I had forgotten about this spot & am reluctant to review it in case it becomes more popular, as it is a little hidden gem. My wife and I have now visited several times & sampled the mini PG breakfast, the... More 

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1 Thank Barry M
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133 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Wow.cheap food.nice ambience.seafood chowder and seafood pasta were absolutely awesome.would have been five stars but lemon meringue was hard thus hard to eat.10.3.17 great service

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1 Thank Eaglehunter T
Belfast, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

I have visited Primo Gusto twice in one week. First visit lunch. First impression busy busy. Menu is ok reasonable choice but be prepared to wait for you lunchtime meal. Not the quickest service but food was fresh and warm. I believe they have a small kitchen and probably overwhelmed with lunch orders. My meal was a wrap with salad... More 

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2 Thank Paul4622
Hillsborough, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

The service was a bit slow however the restaurant was absolutely packed so this was understandable. Food was lovely and staff very friendly.

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2 Thank anniebaird

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$13
Cuisine
British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:00
Thursday
09:00 - 17:00
Friday
09:00 - 17:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Harrys Road, Hillsborough BT26 6HJ, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Hillsborough
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9268 8574
Description
Welcome to the new Prima Gusto at Harry’s Road.We have decided to revamp and renew, to offer all our guest old and new an exciting, comfortable and restful experience. If we can accommodate we will endeavour to give you a large variety in our already extensive range throughout. Our staff are ready and willing to make your visit a truly enjoyable one. With the addition of soft furnishings and extending our informal menu range plus our chefs specials I am sure we have something to suit everyone from out great coffee and tea menus, our wine, beer, soft drinks and waters right the way to our cakes, locally sourced fish and meat dishes, vegetarian & salads and gluten free.We will make sure its an all in all great time Sincerely Stephencoffee shop and bistro, just off the main A1 - Belfast to Dublin road.

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