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Ardtara Country House Hotel Restaurant

Hotel Restaurant Hotel Restaurant 8 Gorteade Road, Upperlands BT46 5SA, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7964 4490
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good8%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Irish, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Hotel Restaurant Hotel Restaurant 8 Gorteade Road, Upperlands BT46 5SA, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Booked in for my mum's 60th birthday, large group of all ages, and the place was fantastic. Great attention to detail, attentive staff, lovely touch's throughout the meal. We felt like we'd been going there for years even though we've never been through the door....More

1  Thank Stevoxsi
Sean M, General Manager at Ardtara Country House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I'm really glad that we were able to help you all celebrate your Mum's birthday and thank you for taking the time to post your review. Seán

Reviewed July 29, 2018

Not having stayed at the lovely Ardtara House for a few years, we reserved 2 places for Chef Patron Ian Orr's Italian cookery demo and dinner, staying overnight B'n'B. Nicola was very helpful in the booking process and Valerie gave us a warm welcome and...More

Thank Banj01
Sean M, General Manager at Ardtara Country House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and I'm happy that you enjoyed Ian's demo. I'll make sure to let Val and Nicola know about your generous words, and hopefully it won't be too long before we see you back at Ardtara. Seán

Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

I went to this location to do a bridal photo shoot and got to see the inside of Ardtara , for a nice relaxing stay I would recommend to anyone .

Thank Donna K
Sean M, General Manager at Ardtara Country House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2018

Thank you Donna. I'm glad that you liked the old place! Seán

Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Visited this restaurant after a recomendation from a friend. The recommendation lived up to expectations and more . Exquisite dining room and a dinner to match ranks up there with one of the best meals I ever had .I will certainly be going back to...More

Thank kenfarnon
Sean M, General Manager at Ardtara Country House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2018

I'm so glad that we were able to live up to your friend's recommendation. We would be delighted to see you back here soon. Seán

Reviewed April 5, 2018

Booked dinner here after seeing a Facebook post that there was still availability and chef Ian Orr would be cooking his two dishes from Saturday Kitchen as part of this evening’s menu. The level of service cannot be faulted, from the warm welcome to the...More

Thank Belle65
Sean M, General Manager at Ardtara Country House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2018

Thank you not only for your generous words, but also for taking the time to post a review. I'm delighted that you enjoyed your meal and appreciated the effort our team here put into not only the food at Ardtara but also the service. Our...More

Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

Restaurant was amazing, food was fabulous with great choice and a good selection of wines and some seriously yummy deserts, lovely dining room, intimate and cosy for good fine dining.

Thank Elouise G
Sean M, General Manager at Ardtara Country House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post your kind review. We always love it when our guests leave happy! Seán

Reviewed February 6, 2018

Visited Ardtara Country house for the first time in December for the Victorian Christmas evening. Lovely rooms and having the gas fire in the bedroom was so cosy on a cold winters night. The food was delicious and listening to the choir and all the...More

1  Thank bc13cat
Sean M, General Manager at Ardtara Country House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2018

I'm happy that you enjoyed your evening - the Victorian Christmas is definitely one event that we will be repeating this festive season. In fact it proved so popular with our guests we are having two this year on the 6th and 13th of December....More

Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

Just home from a really special night away in ardtara! Service fantastic, Tim and Valerie looked after us so well. Dinner top class. Nothing much to do in the area, this is a little hidden quiet spot perfect for relaxing, reading a book by the...More

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Sean M, General Manager at Ardtara Country House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2018

Delighted that you enjoyed a break from the hectic pace of modern life with us. We look forward to seeing you again in the near future, and if you do fancy venturing out, just ask our staff about the activities and places to visit in...More

Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

We had a delicious meal with friendly efficient service in a beautiful country hotel setting. Would highly recommend dining in Ardtara. We’ll be back :)

1  Thank Bronyaah
Sean M, General Manager at Ardtara Country House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2018

Thank you for your generous words; we look forward to seeing you back at Ardtara in the near future. Seán

Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

Return visits with a group of friends-8 of us In total Never fails to impress I have been summer and winter and both seasons have merit Sean is so engaging and committed and genuinely interested in his customers Lovely ambience and welcome I’m an early...More

1  Thank Nicoladuffy
Sean M, General Manager at Ardtara Country House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 31, 2017

Thank you Nicola - it's always a pleasure to see you here, and I know it won't be long until you're back to visit..... Happy new year Sean

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17 - US$45
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hotel Restaurant Hotel Restaurant 8 Gorteade Road, Upperlands BT46 5SA, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Londonderry  >  Upperlands
  • Phone Number: +44 28 7964 4490
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