Eating Out

Taken from Tourism Eye September 2008

Traditional

Bucks Head Inn

77 Main Street

Dundrum

T: 0 28 4375 1859

Award winning Restaurant

Open: Mon – Sat 17:00 – 18:00 High Tea, and 19:00 – 21:00 Dinner

Booking Required

Dundrum Inn

143-145 Main Street,

Dundrum

Co. Down

T 028 4375 1211

Open: Lunches Mon-Sat 12 noon – 2.30

Evening Meals Wed-Sat 5.00p.m. – 9.00p.m.

Sunday 12.30p.m. – 7.30p.m.

Serves: Traditional menu with a modern twist.

In May 2012 the Dundrum Inn won the Taste of Northern Ireland category at the Northern Ireland Tourism Awards, we now have 2 Michelin Guide listed restaurants in Dundrum, The BucksHead and The Mourne SeaFood Bar , a Taste of Northern Ireland winner The Dundrum Inn plus Pub of the Year two mile out of the village, The Maghera Inn . On the subject of quality places to eat The Cuan at Strangford has to be mentioned, the top scoring restaurant in the Taste of Ulster Inspection Scheme for the last three years and in 2012 achieved a full 100%. Strangford is a very beautiful conservation village about 25 miles drive from Dundrum Bay Holiday Homes.

Percy French Inn

Downs Road (on the grounds of the Slieve Donard Hotel)

Newcastle

T: 0 28 4372 3175

http://www.hastingshotels.com/ (check under Slieve Donard)

Open: from 11:30 to midnight daily, with food served from 10:30 –
21:45

Serves: Traditional, International, a la carte, Table d’hote, Vegetarian

Maghera Inn

Maghera Village

(on B180 between Dundrum and Bryansford)

Pub of the year 2007

T: 0 28 4372 2236

Open: Daily

Serves: Traditional home cooked meals, Children’s Menu

Traditional Irish Music sessions 1st Friday every month

Hugh McCann’s

119 Central Promenade

Newcastle

T: 0 28 4372 6622

http://www.hughmccanns.com

Open: Daily 10:00 – late. Last orders for food: 21:30

The Strand Restaurant

Central Promenade

Newcastle

T: 0 28 4372 3472

http://www.thestrand.net/

Open: Daily

Greenan’s Bar and Steak House

1 Hilltown Road

The Square,

Kilcoo

Co. Down BT34 5EZ

http://www.sabp-web.co.uk/greenans/

A la carte menu specialising in steaks, Barbecue in the summer

Hotel Restaurants

Burrendale Hotel

51 Castlewellan Road

Newcastle

T: 0 28 4372 2599

http://www.burrendale.com/

Open: Daily

Serves: Vine Restaurant – A La Carte menu available

Country Kitchen – Informal dining at its best

Slieve Donard Resort and Spa, (Oak Restaurant)

Downs Road

Newcastle

T: 0 28 4372 1066

http://www.hastingshotels.com/

Open: Mon – Sat 12:30 – 14:30, 19:00 – 21:30, Sun 12.30 – 14:30, Select
Buffet 18:30 – 21:30.

Booking Essential

Serves: Traditional, International, Buffet, Table d’hote, Seafood and
Vegetarian

Seafood

Mourne Seafood Bar

Main Street

Dundrum

Co. Down

T: 0 28 4375 1377

Open: 12:00 – 22:00

Serves: Fish Restaurant serving oysters, mussels, fresh fish for sale
on the premises

http://www.mourneseafood.com

Stoneboat Restaurant

4 South Promenade

Newcastle

T: 0 28 4372 4118

http://www.stoneboatrestaurant.com/

Open: Mon-Sun 17:00 – 21:30

Serves: Specialises in fish

The Chowder House Bar/Grill

29 Main Street

Newcastle

(Part of the Donard Hotel Building)

T: 0 28 4372 2203

Open: 12:00 to 16:00 & 17:00 to 20:30 daily. Open later at weekends

Italian

Villa Vinci

31 Main Street

Newcastle

T: 0 28 4372 3080

Open: from 10:00 to 22:00 daily

Toscano Restaurant

Central Promenade

Newcastle

T: 0 28 4372 2263

Open: Easter – October Mon – Sun 12:30 – 22:00

Serves: Pizza, pasta, selection of deserts

Chinese

Sea Palace

Main Street

Newcastle

T: 0 28 4372 3626

Open: Mon-Fri 17:00 – 00:00, Sat & Sun 16:00 – 00:00

Serves: Chinese sit in or carry out

Quay View

145 Main Street

Dundrum

T: 0 28 4375 1111

Cafes/Bistros

Anchor Bar

9 Bryansford Road

T: 0 28 4372 3344

Bistro Menu on Friday nights 2 course meal for two inc a bottle of wine £25

Broadway Cafe

47 Central Promenade

Newcastle

T: 0 28 4372 2263

Open: 11:00 – 21:30

Serves: Pizza, Pasta, snacks, salad, grills

Sea Salt Bistro

Central Promenade

Newcastle

T: 0 28 4372 5027

Open: Daily

The Hop – Retro American Diner

81 Main Street

Newcastle

T: 0 28 4372 3328

Cookie Jar

121 Main Street

Newcastle

T: 0 28 4372 2427

Open: 9:00 – 17:30

Serves: Sandwiches, freshly baked bread, tea, coffee, soup

Mauds Coffee Shop

Waterfoot,

Main Street,

Newcastle

T: 028 4372 6184

http://mauds.co.uk/

Serves: Sandwiches, soup, toasties to sit in or takeaway

Pub Food

The Dundrum Inn

Main Street

T: 0 28 4375 1211

Open: Mon – Fri 12:00 – 14:30, Sat & Sun 12:00 – 18:00

Serves: Traditional home cooked menu available

Anchor Bar

9 Bryansford Road

T: 0 28 4372 3344

Open: Food served Mon-Fri 12:00 – 19:00, Sat until 18:00, Sun from 12:30

Serves: Home cooked pub food, Sunday Roast

Quinns Spirit Grocer

Main Street

Newcastle

T: 0 28 4372 6400

Open: Daily from 12:00

Serves: Extensive pub food menu

Harbour House Inn

4 South Promenade

T: 0 28 4372 3445

http://www.stoneboatrestaurant.com/

Open: Daily

Serves: Bar snacks, blackboard specials, fish speciality

O’Hare’s Lounge Bars

121 Central Promenade

Newcastle

T: 028 4372 2487

http://www.oharesloungebars.com

Open: Daily 11:00 – late. Last orders for food: 21:30.

During the summer, there is entertainment (such as live bands) seven days
a week.

The Theirfurth

83 Dublin Road

Kilcoo, Newry

BT34 5HT

T: 028 4377 8772

South Down’s oldest inn, the recently opened restaurant extension is child
friendly and overlooks Lough Island Reavy.