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The Old School House

39 Church Street, Rostrevor BT34 3BB, Northern Ireland
+44 28 4173 8211
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tray bakes” (4 reviews)
“fish and chips” (10 reviews)
“sandwiches” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
39 Church Street, Rostrevor BT34 3BB, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Myself and my wife went here on someone else's recommendation, boy were we glad we booked it, unbelievable food, great service, the girls are so friendly and we left stuffed, can't wait to go back, I have drove past so many times, will be harder...More

Thank ian r
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The perfect setting for lunch with great food and wonderful team to assist you through a great selection of options available

Thank d214ever
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We just wanted a quick coffee/tea stop & we were well looked after. Lovely decor & friendly staff. Food on display was very tempting.

Thank linda_g_n
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an excellent Lunch in this establishment. I would disagree with a previous reviewer. The Baked Eggs were rubbery, the rest of the dish was excellent. Just a pity about the eggs, This would NOT stop me revisting this establishment. Staff are very friendly and...More

Thank Aljilyn
Reviewed 1 week ago

The baked eggs are to die for - just do it! There isn't a lot of parking nearby, but the church carpark is close and convenient.

Thank Philip M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch in The Old Schoolhouse and it was delicious. The food was freshly prepared, the helpings very generous and the staff lovely.

Thank Anna-Marie D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a fabulous restaurant and we will surely be back again. The service was excellent, it has a comfortable cosy and interesting decor. As a vegetarian I am used to just having one choice (and it being a boring or predictable one) but here...More

Thank abbyamadan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went on spec for a bite to eat and take advantage of the two for one cocktails for happy hour. Food and drinks were very good and great value , but the real reason for writing is to say a big thank you to Deborah...More

Thank Crawfy50
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food. Best scampi I have ever tasted. A beer batter and lovely crispy chips. The price is average enough. Only slight down side is the lack of parking.

Thank Mise17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Super food. Super staff. Worth the visit for anyone in the area. The breakfast is worth getting up and driving to

1  Thank Myles C
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13 August 2017|
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Response from Mark T | Reviewed this property |
I have seen many young children at the Old School House. they have high chairs and from I have seen they have catered very well for the children. I've seen some parents bring their tablet for the kids to watch something on.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Church Street, Rostrevor BT34 3BB, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Rostrevor
  • Phone Number: +44 28 4173 8211
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