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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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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (14 reviews)
“salmon” (15 reviews)
“quiche” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
77-79 Main Street, Dundrum BT33 0LU, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I had the privilege of dinng at the Buckshead in Dundrum on 14/10/17. It was just simply a "lovely experience" Staff are so kind and accommodating,nothing is too much to ask for.They are attentive but not invasive. ...and the FOOD - simply...More

1  Thank DAVIDBOYD2161
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to take the scenic, leisurely trip back from Dublin to Belfast and stopped at Dundrum Castle. Then stopped at The Buck's Head based on a recommendation from a friend for the Sunday lunch menu. It was outstanding, both the food and the service. Glad...More

Thank Chicagogirl011
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We had a corner table and were shown to it on arrival the service was good , rustic breads and olive pate were brought to the table and when refused (gluten free )they were replaced with Gluten free bread .The oysters tempura batter were also...More

1  Thank Cycling2015
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Great service, food, location and ambience. Yummy and impressive vegan menu! I got the house salad and it did not disappoint

Thank rebeccamckeown
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We went with friends as this place had been recommended. The food was good but not great. We had the crispy chicken and Thai mussels to start and the pork and 24 hour braised beef for mains. I had the beef and it was delicious...More

1  Thank xmiles
Reviewed 12 August 2017

li had fresh local scampi nothing frozen about this place.My fried had Ribeye steak .Cooked to perfection.Food was hot well presented and tasted Fantastic.Certainly worth a stop off.Would maybe suggest a reservation if going at the weekend we were fine during the week,but can see...More

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We eat here regularly and are never disappointed. Fantastic choice of locally sourced dishes, always cooked to perfection with very attentive, friendly service. The last dessert I ordered here (white chocolate pannacotta) was the best I've ever had and was beautifully presented.

Thank angelacroft390
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely lunch 🍴fabulous friendly service and great food - just perfect 👌 Will definitely be visiting again xxx

Thank Liz D
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Brought out by family to celebrate my 60th birthday. Found the dining area a bit up market canteen like and tables were "rocking" on the floor. Service was fine and all meals came promptly. None of our party had any complaints. Menu was a bit...More

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

After listening to so many people recommending The Bucks Head we decided to call in on our way home from Newcastle. First impressions were good, the place is clean and the staff were friendly. We scanned the menu and ordered or meals and waited eagerly...More

1  Thank Andy B
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Questions & Answers
18 April 2017|
Response from xxx186470 | 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.
Stephanie M
1 November 2016|
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Response from Bob2147 | Reviewed this property |
If you click on website there is a recent Facebook entry which shows the Dinner menu.
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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
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, 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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