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The Percy French

Downs Rd., Newcastle, Northern Ireland
+44 28 4372 3175
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We visited this restaurant following the reputation of the parent hotel, the renowned 5 star Slieve... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
via mobile
Great restaurant!

We called into the Percy French as a last minute decision for something to eat and I have to say... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2017
Libby T
N, Ireland
via mobile
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4 Feb 2017
“Not Great”
14 Oct 2017
Downs Rd., Newcastle, Northern Ireland
+44 28 4372 3175

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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant following the reputation of the parent hotel, the renowned 5 star Slieve Donard, there the star ratings part company. This is to quote the manager “casual dining not fine dining”, but poor service, badly presented food, poor quality ingredients prepared in...More

2  Thank Killeneny
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

We called into the Percy French as a last minute decision for something to eat and I have to say that we really enjoyed the meal we had. Ryan served us and it was really lovely to have him make us feel really welcome and...More

Thank Libby T
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Five of us are here and all were happy with the quality and quantity of the different meals. Roughly our bill was £115 for five meals (three haddock and chips, one curry and rice and a chicken meal) also three glasses of wine and one...More

Thank tomas63mac
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This establishment is in a lovely setting, we had great window seat. Delicious food and very friendly staff. This would be 5 stars except I had to query the bill as if you order Clonmel they don't have a button for it on the till...More

Thank Gareth E
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here tonight with my husband and son - Pizza for my son was soda bread with cheese/sauce... I had the prawn cocktail and whilst it was lovely, it was overpriced. Chips were not very well cooked and the chicken curry was bland with...More

1  Thank martonc
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We decided to eat out one of the evenings between Christmas and New Year. We chose the Percy French for a comforting setting and easy menu. We were seated by the hostess Sinead, near the fire place. She really looked after us very well and...More

1  Thank Donal R
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Great location, as you walk to the door you expect to be delighted, but once inside it disappoints. Staff are friendly but otherwise it is characterless and bland. Shame as, with a bit of attention, this could (and should) be so much better.

Thank James R
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Went here for dinner, steak was ordered well done. Came out charred to pieces. Service slow. This place has so much potential. However with bad chefs and a rude manager this place will continue to go down hill. I won't be back. Manager needs to...More

Thank Abcde34
Reviewed 12 August 2016

The Percy French Restaurant is perfectly located at the entrance to the Slieve Donard Hotel. Great views, a friendly ambience, good service and pleasant food. A visit is strongly recommended.

Reviewed 24 July 2016

We called in for a birthday meal for one of the party. Four of us including a child of 6. We said we would go for the meal deal - 2 courses for £18. We were given menus and sat outside. The first waitress gave...More

1  Thank Moira B
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