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Hugh McCann's

121 Central Promenade, Newcastle BT33 0EU, Northern Ireland
+44 28 4372 6622
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“roast beef” (6 reviews)
“potatoes” (6 reviews)
“soup” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, British, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
121 Central Promenade, Newcastle BT33 0EU, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed today via mobile

Was at a wedding here last week..lovely place, nice outside space and wedding venue. Food was nice and served quickly. Good range of drinks...Will visit again

Thank mopatop47
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a lovely surprise find!!went for a run out from Bangor as the sun was shinning and what a pleasant find. Was quiet as was midweek but suited us lovely excellent friendly service from Niall behind the bar and the food we had was simply...More

Thank George K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a big group meal. It was a set menu.One thing on the menu we weren't getting! We were disappointed. I asked for a discount they simply said "NO". We went else where. We were totally disappointed with their response!

Thank j0andbarry
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Held our 'day after our wedding' party here. Service was truly awful. There was a wedding on at the same time (which is fine) but there wasnt enough staff. They ran out of food (blamed me for bringing more guests!) and I ended up going...More

Thank ClancyK
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Held our wedding in Hugh McCanns on Valentines Day and had EXCELLENT, friendly service from Day 1. From wedding planners, bar staff, waiting staff to managers I have never received better service. Every guest loved the unique and cosy atmosphere of the venue and said...More

Thank ainebillings
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and friendly staff. We have been a few times for the Sunday carvery and it has never disappointed. Would definitely recommend this place. Lovely setting at the foothills of the mourne mountains with a nice view out to the sea whilst eating your...More

Thank TAmember222
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Came as a party, cocktails 10/10, Tho we had to pick from a menu few weeks in advance, when food came out some was wrong staff were not happy when we they were said to, food was bland will not be returning

Thank paulalang123
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Food was AMAZING (beef cheek) service was exceptional and atmosphere was wonderful! What a fab place to eat or to relax with your favourite tipple!

Thank mumof2chn
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Friday night food was served in the bar. Very good food and great service from TJ. Good value for money. Enjoyed the Andrea Rice band in the bar later on.

Thank MissMonaMoo
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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

We visited Hugh McCanns for the first time last night after discovering it was dog friendly. We took our dog Winston along and loved it! The food was excellent and both the restaurant and bar staff couldn’t have been more welcoming! We will definitely be...More

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Kerrie T
5 January 2018|
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Response from Carly A | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately I can’t respond with their email - it won’t submit. I found emails slow to answer when I was dealing with them. Ring and ask for Donna or Brenda.
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Roisin C
4 September 2017|
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Response from Loulou89w | Reviewed this property |
Increase how? If you mean the price when you booked it for per person rating then I wouldn't think so. If you change something then yes like anywhere. They are great and I know if you have a question you should just ask them... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$27
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday
12:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
12:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday
12:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
12:30 PM - 9:30 PM
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 6622
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Description
Hugh McCann’s is family business that has been on the go for almost 40 years, the building is around 200 years 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 restaurant looks onto the promenade and out to sea, the bar area, beer garden and wedding function room have views of the Mourne mountains. 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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