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The Hillside Hillsborough

Closed Now: 12:00 - 01:00
Open today: 12:00 - 01:00
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Night out with pals

Great atmosphere. I have eaten here twice and on the second occasion the food wasn’t as good. I had... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
margaret p
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great food and dog friendly

Nice choice on lunch menu, food was delicious and service efficient. Were able to bring along the... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Julie F
Belfast, United Kingdom
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  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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“lovely meal”(4 reviews)
“pork”(3 reviews)
“cheesecake”(3 reviews)
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21 Main Street, Hillsborough BT26 6AE, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

food isnt cheap. but so worth it. had lovely seafood chowder and eztra beef fat chips. SO MANY CHOICES OF CHIPS. didnt need the chips, as portion was big. big fan of the varied menu. friendly stsff. good drinks menu. would defo visit again and...More

Thank RebeccaT1119
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the 2nd time we've been to The Hillside for lunch and both times have been excellent. Food delicious (would definitely recommend the seabass) and service great. Will definitely be back.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere. I have eaten here twice and on the second occasion the food wasn’t as good. I had a chicken curry which was average at best. It was nice enough bits of chicken in a very liquidy sauce, no veg. Cocktails and staff are...More

Thank margaret p
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Nice choice on lunch menu, food was delicious and service efficient. Were able to bring along the dog and relax in the beer garden. Will definitely be back.

Thank Julie F
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

So after watching the France/Belgium semi in The Plough, friend and I dandered down the street to see about some food but Parsons nose stopped serving at 9, so missed kitchen by 10 mins(wood fired pizza woulda been perfect!) so up to Hillside and kitchen...More

Thank IrishBlerzo
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Ten teams last night. Brilliant fun with Gerry doing quiz master ( a real hoot) Food excellent especially the carbonara which was offered to the quiz teams, delicious. Staff are friendly and always smiling which is rare in a lot of establishments. A nice relaxing...More

Thank tomdoran1
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We were a party of 50 and the staff were cheery, helpful and friendly. It was a very hot night and they must have been roasting! The food was excellent. The place looks tiny from the outside, but is actually quite spacious inside and has...More

Thank Anne L
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

The hillside has been a go too spot for many years , yesterday a beautiful sunny day we stopped off for lunch in the garden . We were greeted and ordered when we looked at our table it was filthy so we moved - equally...More

Thank ontheroadagaindublin
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

All started with a very awkward booking phone call where I was greeted by a young girl who had no idea how to take a booking for their restaurant and had to pass the call to an equally inapt guy. When seated at our table...More

Thank Simon C
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Stopped off on way to Belfast with our dog We had cheesecake chocolate brownies which were only delicious and a nice pot of tea The Hillside has excellent seating and your dog will be happy here Will even get a biscuit as his reward You...More

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Sandra B
7 November 2017|
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Response from 268bhushanj | Reviewed this property |
I think it’s from beer garden. But better he side by giving them a call