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The Parsons Nose

€€ - €€€Irish, British,
48 Lisburn Street, Hillsborough BT26 6AB, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9268 3009
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
12:00 - 21:30 Hours
Irish, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
48 Lisburn Street, Hillsborough BT26 6AB, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had yet another delicious meal in The Parson’s Nose. We had the homemade wheaten bread with the tasty tapenade to start. We both chose options from the Specials menu- the fish option and pheasant option. Both dishes were absolutely delicious. This is fine dining without...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Leanne S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There were 8 of us who dined here last week. We had phoned to book ahead and were allocated a lovely table in the conservatory with the fire 🔥 going in the background. Although it did get too hot 🙈. Menu was varied and the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bgc1968
Reviewed 1 week ago

wonderful evening spent at The Parsons Nose. Although we were all still stuffed from a lunch elsewhere, we went to the Parsons Nose and couldn't help ourselves, but have a great meal in a really nice environment. The whole meal (we kept it to two...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RogerHOslo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived early for our booking- no problem. Lovely atmosphere and very welcoming staff. Menus provided along with the evening specials. Drinks order taken while we were waiting for the rest of our party to arrive. I’m always impressed if there is a Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Katey660
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great friendly service, great fire, great food. First visit we were very impressed with high standard of food. Waitress was very pleasant and made the evening very relaxing. We were all very happy with our food and wine.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delicious meal tonight. Picked from the 5-10-5 menu. Our starters were cheese and leek tartlet and salt &chilli beef strips, both excellent. Very tasty, good sized portions. Beef strips really tender, slaw fresh and zingy, perfect combo. Mains were smoked pork belly with roast veg...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here today with my two sisters. A very cold day but we soon warmed up after being placed at a table near a fantastic wood burning stove. Our food was first class,freshly made and presented well. Staff were friendly and pleaser. Plenty of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank W29FB
Reviewed 4 November 2018

After a considerable period we decided to give this restaurant another chance (many friends had said that it was much improved). It was a different place - friendly efficient staff without the excessive 'Sir' and 'Madam' twice in every sentence. Excellent food - and a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Robert H
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

We had previously visited and had had a bad experience but after a lovely email from a staff member we decided to give the place a second chance and I am so glad we did! The food was soooooo good... especially the rabbit and mushroom...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Went to The Parson’s Nose for my nephew’s christening and was really impressed. We were a huge party, yet the staff were all very friendly and attentive. Our server, Laura was particularly great. Bless her, every time she walked past us, someone wanted something and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SazMcCaz
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Not pets. Guide dogs only.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
View, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Lisburn Street, Hillsborough BT26 6AB, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Hillsborough
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9268 3009
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