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Rice's Hotel

12-14 Church Street | Poyntzpass, Newry BT35 6SW, Northern Ireland
+44 28 3831 8893
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rices” (26 reviews)
“steak” (54 reviews)
“sticky toffee” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12-14 Church Street | Poyntzpass, Newry BT35 6SW, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this place. The food is amazing. if you want a good steak this is the place to get one u wont be regret it. The staff are so helpful and friendly, Well done to all the staff. Will be back without a doubt.

Thank Tweetie34
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Haven't been here in 5 years, being a bit out of town ( Newry ). It was excellent the previous time too, but as the wife is a veggie, it's not really on our radar. Last nite was a friend's leaving do, so 8 of...More

Thank SballNewry
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely and relaxed place, food is amazing and so to is the Guinness. Cant fault Rice's in anyway, TV open fire and excellent service. Little bit of a drive and out the way from where i live but overall very very good. Defo...More

Thank Graham W
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

There were seven of us for our evening meal or tea as we call in it Northern Ireland. Specials which consisted of two courses for £12.00 each, proved a winning choice. Some had salted chilli beef which was delicious. Plenty to choose from. I had...More

Thank shelly-ann
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

New decor is beautiful and the meal was gorgeous.We have never had a bad meal in this hotel. Fabulous all round.

1  Thank Anne R
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Called in here on way home from Christmas shopping in Newry, had heard good reports. I had the small portion of chicken goujons which were delicious, husband had the soup with a BLT bap, I had a small bottle of merlot and hubby had diet...More

Thank daisykins
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We ate here last week in the bar back room food was prompt well portioned and good quality the place was busy with a buzz

Thank forrestwilson
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Had been recommended on numerous occasions. Finally got there fab food, great atmosphere very friendly staff. Will be returning.

Thank annie w
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Yes omg you restaurants in Banbridge take note of this place. Had a fabulous meal here today. The steaks were just perfect . The ambiance is fabulous as is the Guinness. The staff are really fabulous and are happy to engage in a bit of...More

Thank Munters
Reviewed 9 October 2017

First visit, heard a lot of good remarks, so give it a try - tasty starters, mains top class and to finish a lovely sweet. Booking adviseable as restaurant is so popular. Staff extra friendly and helpful. For a nice meal try it out and...More

Thank yvonneian
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12-14 Church Street | Poyntzpass, Newry BT35 6SW, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Newry
  • Phone Number: +44 28 3831 8893
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