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The Parsons Nose

48 Lisburn Street, Hillsborough BT26 6AB, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9268 3009
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (69 reviews)
“chowder” (30 reviews)
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Irish, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
48 Lisburn Street, Hillsborough BT26 6AB, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'll start by saying that the service was faultless and most of the food was lovely. Steaks were cooked perfectly and the chips were extra crispy. However there were a couple issues which resulted in disappointment. We were a party of seven and were allocated...More

1  Thank hxdirect
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've reviewed this restaurant before but this is the first time since the modernisation which has been successfully done in 2017, though to be honest, I personally liked it as it was. I meet an old school friend in Hillsborough several times a year as...More

Thank DebsB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with five colleagues for Christmas lunch. We all had different starters, mains and sweets but everyone raved about the fantastic flavours. This is the second time I've eaten here and both times the food was exquisite.

Thank Anna S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are fairly regular visitors to The Parsons nose & are never disappointed. The food is just delicious with a varied menu, -they even do pizzas now & do them very well.As for the chowder, it's in a class of its own.!! Staff are friendly...More

Thank Gina W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a surprise 50th birthday for my wife . Staff couldn’t have been more helpful. Food was great and we had a great night. Definitely recommend for groups or just couples. Pizzas fab.

Thank pat638
Reviewed 9 January 2018

we got out orders in a straggled effect which meant we had most of the main ate before the side came the triple cooked chips were certainly cooked three times and the roast beef wasnt properly cooked once the middle was raw. possibly too busy...More

1  Thank jimncaz
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Myself and two friends dined in the Parson’s Nose on Saturday evening. Being regulars in Sister Restaurants Balloo House and The Poacher’s Pocket, we decided to head to Hillsborough for a change. Bad decision!!! To begin my friend wanted the Mussels to start, none left,...More

6  Thank catherinesparky1980
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

The four of us arrived at 3pm for a late lunch at the Parsons Nose, a sister restaurant to Balloo House. The log burner, the staff, the food and the wine all made for a joyous and great lunch. The only criticism, which was swiftly...More

Thank Lote123
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We arrived after a drive out at lunch time to The Parsons Nose What a totally beautiful experience I asked the girl ( seemed like the manager pregnant) Could we get a table for late lunch They where fully booked But she was so lovely...More

Thank Yvonne M
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Bitterly disappointed after our dinner on Boxing night. First impressions count and the bar man who mumbled at us to get our name upon entering was not a good start. Attention to detail is clearly not something the staff of the Parson's Nose have been...More

6  Thank MrsL2B
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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
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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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