We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Balloo House Restaurant

1 Comber Road, Killinchy, Northern Ireland
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“monkfish” (5 reviews)
“pork” (4 reviews)
“steak” (7 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
British, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1 Comber Road, Killinchy, Northern Ireland
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (155)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 154 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived around 7pm and got a nice table near a window. Restaurant is well established and relaxed. Chose Lamb Dinner and a Burger. The Burger was a good size , presented in a bun and was enjoyable. The Lamb Dinner was nicely presented, with plenty...More

1  Thank Mo_DaW171
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

My husband took me for my Birthday. As we stayed in the Hunter's Lodge we got a deal on the 5 course meal. It has been ages since we had such good food. The waitress was very good looking after us even though she was...More

1  Thank Carol W
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

This place was deffo one of the beat which i have eating in along time. I came with my mom and dad 😊

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We had dinner on a Saturday night. The service was perfect and the food was simply delicious. Highly recommend the restaurant....a great choice of dishes and an extensive wine list. Many thanks!

Thank travrosie
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We have been in Balloo House quite a few times for a meal and I cannot fault it at all. The food is amazing every time, the staff are friendly and helpful, the service is 1st class. I will most definitely be back, hopefully soon!!

Thank Aimee B
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Booked a table for three on a Thursday night at 7:30 arrived at 7:30 to a restaurant that was far from full but had enough people dining to create a pleasant atmosphere. We all had starters, main course and desert with drinks before making our...More

2  Thank mutphy
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Good food in pleasant surroundings. Menu has good selection of gluten free meals, and staff are helpful and knowledgeable.

Thank Hugh070
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

I can't actually rate Balloo House highly enough. The food as you would expect is so good. The ambiance in the upstairs restaurant is intimate and relaxing. There is a great choice of wine to match with the food and the service is attentive without...More

1  Thank Jonny M
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Attended for lunch from Christmas menu. Everything was outstanding, food, service, atmosphere and excellent value for money. Their flavours are just that more complex and menu is very original and changes regularly with each season. The service is always spot on, they have it down...More

Thank Alco73
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

No point waffling on...the food was simply delicious. Staff were lovely and really friendly without being in your face We will definitely be back

Thank 12_Molly_12
Nearby Restaurants
Balloo House Bistro
479 reviews
.06 km away
Daft Eddies
558 reviews
3.22 km away
The Poacher's Pocket
465 reviews
3.97 km away
Nearby Attractions
Pure Day Spa
128 reviews
1.85 km away
WWT Castle Espie Wetland Centre
147 reviews
6.42 km away
Delamont Country Park
103 reviews
7.13 km away
Nendrum Monastic Site
70 reviews
3.91 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
David L
7 February 2015|
Response from Lorna A | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is or similar foods excellent.
Irene M
20 December 2014|
Response from Jeffrey S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, can't answer directly as menus may change. We just dined there in the upstairs restaurant on a Saturday night some weeks ago. However their website does give a comprehensive menu for the Bistro downstairs which should... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Comber Road, Killinchy, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Killinchy
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing