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Hugh McCann's

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121 Central Promenade, Newcastle BT33 0EU, Northern Ireland
+44 28 4372 2487
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Just Brilliant. We decided to go to Hugh McCanns as it was a special occasion. As soon as we sat down we were nicely greeted by a member of staff. They were friendly and informative and we ordered a drink. Our food order was promptly taken and was served shortly afterwards. We both had the steak with all the trimmings... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter had her wedding on 1st August 2016. The service was held on the premises. The staff were fantastic, nothing was too much trouble. The reception room was gorgeous and grounds were fantastic for photographs. Food and Bar service was great too. We had a brilliant day and I would recommend that everyone having a look at this lovely... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited last night on a two day break to Newcastle. The service and food was amazing. One of the best steaks I have ever eaten! It was cooked to perfection and the quality of the meat was outstanding. We have been now about 4 times and everytime the food and service are brilliant. You're missing out if you do not... More 

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Thank Jim L
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for dinner with my boyfriend and was very disappointed. We have been to Ohares multiple times for food and enjoyed it however I doubt we will be back. Both of us having worked in a bar/restaurant very similar, we were very disappointed by the service. Our mains came out completely cold and not only did none of the waiting... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

came here sat with the hubby for a date night..champagne on arrival lovely welcome..food was well presented and nice portion sizes will definitely be back

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Thank mariaflood
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had our wedding here on Friday February 3 . Thanx very much for all you done for us on. The day went as smooth as we could have hoped for . A special wee mention to Cormac the guys a gr8 wee barman so professional and friendly gr8 craic from start 2 finish , Brenda who run the show... More 

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Thank EllieanneG
Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got married here in sept just past, what can I say but totally amazing beautiful venue. Personal and intimate with stunning views of both mountains and the ocean. Food was amazing and the staff were first class... they made us feel very special and comfortable

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here as a family of 2 adults and 2 children. The carvery was beautiful. A great selection of meats and the food was piping hot and lovely. The staff were very friendly and helpful and the setting is fabulous just overlooking newcastle promenade. Would highly recommend it.

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Strabane, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've had the pleasure of working in Hugh McCann's many times at weddings. The venue itself is quirky and unique, the staff amazing and from what I've tasted the food is great!

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Thank rossimus78
Belfast
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had our wedding reception in the Loft bar and it was a memorable occasion. The staff could not have been more accommodating and the food was superb. My wife and I have visited Hugh McCann's on many occasions and we now view it as one of our happy places! A great venue, polite staff and very welcoming! Truly one... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$14
Cuisine
British, Pub, Soups, Irish, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Bar Scene, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 Central Promenade, Newcastle BT33 0EU, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +44 28 4372 2487
Description
Hugh McCann’s is family business that has been on the go for almost 40 yrs, the building is around 200yrs old and has been sympathetically restored to preserve old world charm, yet with all modern comforts and fabulous design taking advantage of the stunning situation.The building nestles between the mountains and the sea. The cafe/restaurant looks onto the promenade and out to sea, the bar area and beer garden and wedding function room have views of the mourne mountains.The Bedrooms have either sea or mountain views. Ample parking for coaches is available nearby. Conference facilities include breathtaking 'breakout' areas, and fabulous opportunities for team building activities such as a walk in the hills or volunteering at a local national nature reserve.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?