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The Bucks Head Inn

77-79 Main Street, Dundrum BT33 0LU, Northern Ireland
+44 28 4375 1868
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (14 reviews)
“salmon” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
77-79 Main Street, Dundrum BT33 0LU, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It was only by chance that we ate in the Bucks Head and im very glad that we did. I went with my partner on Saturday and had a great lunch, staff were attentive and friendly which complimented the meal. We had the chowder whick...More

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice decor/ furnishings, the music created a nice ambience and there was a clean smell as we passed by the bar into the dining area. The main waitress seemed agitated, there was a lack of warmth in her service and this left me feeling as...More

2  Thank azulamyo26
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Go here if you want a very good meal. Staff are pleasant and the food excellent. Not the cheapest in terms of price for food and drinks but nevertheless well worth a visit. Seems wheelchair friendly and accessible to everywhere either in the bar area...More

Thank Geoffcarroll
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Called here yesterday for lunch on way to Newcastle. Food and service were both great. Quality of food was excellent. staff were friendly. However, big surprise on the bill was Prosecco was £10 a glass with no strawberry!! I'd a pint of Magners which was...More

Thank Sparky020
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

This place doesn't look like much from the outside but inside it's smart, warm and modern. We had great service and drinks. I had the Salmon which was absolutely fantastic. All of our group enjoyed their food and we had a great time. The food...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 19 March 2018

This was the fourth time I had dinner in The Bucks Head, on all occasions the meal and service were excellent, however my recent visit was a different matter. We arrived at 8pm joined by our guests, the meal, and service was very good. Then...More

Thank arddouglas
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

A romantic meal out with my partner on a wintry night and what a spot it was. The food was simply delicious and the staff were very attentive. The wee free extras are always a hit with me.

Thank Camillus F
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Booked here for a Sat night meal. Having never been before I was expecting a better than average bar food. Wrong. It was top notch restaurant standard. Service was super and I could have eaten everything on the menu. Presentation of each dish was excellent...More

Thank malou91
Reviewed 28 February 2018

After many years returned to the Buck's Head for Sunday lunch and had a pleasant surprise. Three excellent courses for £22 served by pleasant and professional young staff complete with smiles! This was a proper Sunday lunch with all the tradtional trimmings. Starters included a...More

Thank Rodney059
Reviewed 21 January 2018

I was taken by my daughter and her boyfriend to celebrate my 73 Rd birthday. I had not been there before,but I will certainly be back! The three course lunch was exceptional. I had the melon for starter!the roast rib of beef,with all the trimmings,...More

1  Thank Bobby G
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Questions & Answers
16 November 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from angelacroft390 | Reviewed this property |
There's a seated bar area as well as the restaurant
18 April 2017|
Response from charles p | Reviewed this property |
sorry I don't know,you should phone the bucks head and ask the manager.most restaurants change suppliers at times for various reasons including cost,and also quality. hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77-79 Main Street, Dundrum BT33 0LU, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Dundrum
  • Phone Number: +44 28 4375 1868
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