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The Parsons Nose

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Irish, British,
48 Lisburn Street, Hillsborough BT26 6AB, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9268 3009
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (68 reviews)
“chowder” (28 reviews)
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Irish, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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48 Lisburn Street, Hillsborough BT26 6AB, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 689 reviews

Reviewed 3 days 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

1  Thank Samuel P
Reviewed 6 days 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 1 week 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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful, rustic, lovely piece of Irelands history. Friendly service, fresh foods, clean, great selection of spirits and beers. The Guinness is very good. You can feel the history.

1  Thank William B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My fiancé and I had came here for lunch after I had been raving about from previously eating here 2 weeks before. The starter was great, we then has received our mains. Me, a pizza and him, a steak with champ and pepper sauce. All...More

4  Thank fionacampbell16
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to book here on the day, and got a table at 7:30. We grabbed a drink first in the bar, which I thought was nice but the smell of turf was a tad overpowering. We went to the restaurant and were given a...More

1  Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I hadn't been here since my husband and I lived in Hillsborough and my best friend and I had an impromptu night where we could catch up and go for dinner so we thought we'd try somewhere different than our usual. I suggested here :)...More

3  Thank Nicola D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been here a number of times over the years and food has always been good. Brought friends today for Sunday lunch for somewhere different. Some refurbishing had taken place since last visit. Although waitress was very pleasant food could have been warmer and we...More

3  Thank joanne m
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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
Good for
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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