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Armagh City hotel

2 Friary Road, Armagh BT60 4FR, Northern Ireland
+44 28 3751 8888
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good27%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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“steak” (8 reviews)
“cakes” (2 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Bar
$$ - $$$
2 Friary Road, Armagh BT60 4FR, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There are 2 restaurants - the Friary and the Carvery, with the latter being more informal. Both had excellent service at all meals. Although they served massive portions of food, the food itself was a bit uneven. The steaks were terrific but the standard Irish...More

Thank 184marthas
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I normally don’t write reviews, but on the last 2 visits to Armagh City Hotel I have had to return my “gluten free” meals to the kitchen as they were served to me with gluten still on them . on the first occasion, I received...More

2  Thank Coeliac68
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Food is of a reasonable standard but would benefit from an update or more variety. I've been meeting with a group of friends on a regular basis here for 9 years & we barely need to look at menu it never changes 😩. Keep the...More

Thank PJ J
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

I attended this lovely hotel on Friday evening passed with my friend. We had a great night attending Nathan's Concert :) We got a lovely welcome when we arrived and then shown to our seats later on a big. When we were leaving the guy...More

Thank Emma L
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Firstly, you have to pay in advance before you even eat. We waited half an hour because they had forgotten about us- ended up going and asking to be served food. Secondly, Sandwiches were not exciting- all white bread with boring fillings. Scones were nice...More

Thank gayle3003
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Ate in the City Hotel restaurant tonight with a friend as we hadn't been here in a long time. The staff were friendly and attentive, waitress and waiter very pleasant. The starter of brie and chorizo in filo pastry was nice. Should have stopped there....More

Thank GemsNI
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Such a lovely dining experience! By far the best steak I've had in years. The entire staff was very friendly—several different people came to check on us throughout the meal and made us feel very welcome. If we weren't just in Armagh for the night,...More

Thank Molly P
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Just called in to have our tea . Got what we ordered an not long to wait ,plates hot food hot all very nice , staff very attentive and pleasant. A bit on the expensive side that's the only downside I have .

Thank Anne K
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Great spot for a meal or for just a coffee or drinks with friends. Can be busy so expect to wait a while to be served. Staff helpful and friendly. Well laid and superbly decorated. First class spot.

Thank GerardDev
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Went to hotel 2wks and the dinner was lovely and food was lovely staff was very friendly and lovely and comfortable and warm

1  Thank hwawei
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Questions & Answers
1 April 2015|
Response from Knockabout | Reviewed this property |
I can only go on my experience, but as you say if the hotel do not try to respond to rectify the problem, then I can't blame you, try somewhere different!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
British, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Friary Road, Armagh BT60 4FR, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Armagh  >  Armagh
  • Phone Number: +44 28 3751 8888
  • This restaurant is at Armagh City Hotel
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