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The Hillside Hillsborough

21 Main Street, Hillsborough BT26 6AE, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9268 9233
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Quiz night

Ten teams last night. Brilliant fun with Gerry doing quiz master ( a real hoot) Food excellent... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tomdoran1
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Lisburn, United Kingdom
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Beautiful place and delicious food.

We were a party of 50 and the staff were cheery, helpful and friendly. It was a very hot night and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anne L
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
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Travellers talk about
“lovely meal” (4 reviews)
“pork” (3 reviews)
“cheesecake” (3 reviews)
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Hours
Hours Today: 12:00 - 21:00
LOCATION
21 Main Street, Hillsborough BT26 6AE, Northern Ireland
CONTACT
+44 28 9268 9233
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"in laws"
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"main course"
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"service was excellent"
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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

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Reviewed 1 week ago

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
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

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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
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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

Thank geraldini
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited on Saturday night having booked a table in the restaurant. Unfortunate our take want quite ready so we waited with a drink in the lively and atmospheric bar. My wife ordered a bramble cocktail that she really enjoyed. For dinner...More

Thank Sean B
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Walked through busy Bar to active Restaurant and got Table near Restaurant Bar. Menu had good choice and selected Roast Loan of Pork with Mash and seasonal Veg which was served promptly , and nicely, and tasted good. First time in the Hillside but very...More

Thank Mo_DaW171
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Have known and visited the Hillside for 30 years. Stopped for an early family dinner having tried The other restaurants in the village previously and said we'll give The Hillside a go again . The staff were friendly, as usual. The service overall was poor,...More

Thank Jim H
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Intimate and cosy but without being stifling. The food was good and was served quickly. They have a good selection of gin and the staff know what they’re doing. Good craic from the staff. Warm fire, live music. All round good place to go. Toilets...More

Thank floofle
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Love this place. Warm welcome for us and dog on a snowy day. Both had scampi and chips, tasty batter, well cooked chips, interesting side salad.

Thank Ruth J
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Sandra B
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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
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