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The Bistro Iona - CLOSED

27 Church Road, Holywood BT18 9BU, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9042 5655
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
18 Aug 2016
“Another great meal”
9 Apr 2016
“Intimate dining, good food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
27 Church Road, Holywood BT18 9BU, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

I went to Bistro Iona last weekend with three other people for dinner. The service is top notch and consistent. The food is of excellent quality and fairly priced. Good range of bottled beers and wine. Place was absolutely packed downstairs and almost full on...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed April 9, 2016

Have eaten on a number of occasions and have never been let down with the quality of the food.Service is very good and although it only seats around 30 it has plenty to offer on the menu.Good for special occasions as it is quite intimate.

1  Thank BJBangor
Reviewed March 21, 2016

We go to this restaurant every 3 months with friends and are never disappointed. The food is amazing and tastes do good. Highly recommend if you enjoy wonderful food.

2  Thank Mgt092014
Reviewed March 3, 2016

On Saturday 27th February I was fortunate enough to book Paul's fantastic intimate bistro for a party for my wife's significant birthday. Nothing was too much trouble for Paul and his team - the menu was comprehensive, pre orders were emailed and the meals were...More

3  Thank EdBarr
Reviewed February 25, 2016 via mobile

Great casual dining experience. Good food served by friendly and efficient staff. As one of our company said 'I've never had a bad meal here'. Great to bring our own wine. Lesson learnt - 4 out of 5 thought they will bring red. Result -...More

2  Thank Richard C
Reviewed February 9, 2016

This is an excellent place to eat in Holywood! - It's quiet and cozy. The service is excellent and the food is good value and good quality! We will eat there again in the near future!

3  Thank TheGallopingGourmets
Reviewed January 11, 2016

a group of around 30 of us were here for our Christmas party in mid December and had the restaurant to ourselves.Can honestly say has been the best meal have had in a long time (many of my colleagues have since agreed) everything was superb...More

2  Thank mrsmurph2
Reviewed December 1, 2015

Had a wonderful meal at this little bistro. Atmosphere is charming, food is very good, and the service was so friendly and attentive. Absolutely faultless. This was our first visit and we will certainly be back.

2  Thank DeeJayDonaghadee
Reviewed November 15, 2015

First time in Iona with another couple.Excellent service and food lovely.Place was packed but atmosphere very good.

2  Thank Gordon B
Reviewed September 28, 2015

Visited on Saturday night with friends, we were a bit late in arriving and by this time restaurant was full with a large party taking up most of restaurant.We could tell staff were under pressure but the girls were efficient, friendly and couldn't have been...More

4  Thank Dangermouse887
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  • Address: 27 Church Road, Holywood BT18 9BU, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Holywood
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9042 5655
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