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Fantastic Weekend

We stayed here over the weekend and what a fantastic place it turned our to be. Only an hour and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
MGDG186605
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Dublin, Ireland
Pleasantly surprised

We dined here last night and found the 'Steak for 2' meal excellent complete with a bottle of wine... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2018
James R
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Basil Sheils Bar, Lounge & Beer Garden. Bed & Breakfast and Self Catering Accommodation. The Forge Restaurant.
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80 Dundrum Road, Tassagh BT60 2QE, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 3753 8647
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All reviews steak bar and restaurant couldn't do enough service was excellent stayed here top class a number of occasions for sunday lunch lovely atmosphere beautiful meal bar staff beautiful location cooked to perfection warm welcome large group hidden gem fantastic place
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The place was decorated beautifully. There was even a room designated as Santa's Grotto which was devine. We didnt reliase that there was a set menue because of the festive season.It was a choice of a two course or three course meal. Certain members in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here over the weekend and what a fantastic place it turned our to be. Only an hour and 10 minutes from Dublin it is nestled a little outside Keady in a beautiful setting. We had a meal in the restaurant on Saturday evening...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MGDG186605
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

We dined here last night and found the 'Steak for 2' meal excellent complete with a bottle of wine. Steaks & peppered sause I would recomend. We live within a 5 mile radius but hadn't been for some time. The manageress ensured all was to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank James R
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

We dined here last night and found the service and food to be excellent. The surroundings inside and outside are unique and very interesting. The food was tasty and plentiful and served fast.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful surroundings and in the restaurant lovely staff & very tasty food. Had a great night in the bar afterwards. Recommended for a good night out

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Eileen D
Basil S, Manager at Basil Sheils, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Thank you for your lovely review Eileen, we look forward to seeing you again. Basil Sheils

Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

This is a great place if you just want to get a quick bite of food or if you want a night out. Have ate here many times and very impressed every time weather it be with the kids or with friends for a catch...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nicole C
Basil S, Manager at Basil Sheils, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Hi Nicole Many Thanks for your lovely review, hope to see you again very soon.

Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Fantastic food, been for steak night and lunch, excellent service every time! Snug bar is cosy with a log fire and candle lit. Beer garden is amazing would love to see a live band in it!...even better a Christmas market, it would be fantastic with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Chrissie M
Basil S, Manager at Basil Sheils, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Many Thanks for your lovely review, great idea for Christmas.

Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Spent a couple of nights for tea and drinks here met mark the owner Kevin the bar tender beautiful beautiful pub beautiful food beautiful people had a great time well worth coming to the meals are awesome

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank deano1068
Basil S, Owner at Basil Sheils, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Hi Deano Many Thanks for your lovely comments, it was lovely meeting you both, hope our paths will cross again. Best Wishes Mark

Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Find myself going back to this beautiful location all the time. The food is amazing especially the steak, staff is always pleasant and the location is stunning. Often very good deals on throughout the week. I would highly recommend to any one. Hidden gem in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank aedi M
Basil S, Manager at Basil Sheils, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Many thanks for your lovely review. Hope to see you all very soon!

Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Stunning location with huge beer garden, a rooftop veranda, bar, snug bar and restaurant πŸ˜ƒ I had the steak and it was to die for, myself and my boyfriend have been back there several time since and sampled the whole menu, we can’t get over...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jill M
Basil S, Manager at Basil Sheils, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Many thanks for your lovely review.

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