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.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

The Bucks Head Inn

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
77-79 Main Street, Dundrum BT33 0LU, Northern Ireland
+44 28 4375 1868
Website
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

293 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 291: English reviews
Dubai
Level Contributor
13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We called in after after a lovely night away in Newcastle for our lunch. The food was lovely and service was good. We will be back for sure

Helpful?
Thank Annje M
Reading, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
79 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We really enjoyed our meal in this pub which has a terrific chef and very well trained and pleasant front of house staff. It delivers much more than you would expect from a Dundrum pub. The main course of braised beef was particularly delicious, and the whole meal was a very pleasant experience with a number of little unexpected extras.... More 

Helpful?
Thank PatP121
Lisburn, N.Ireland
Level Contributor
60 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nine of us ate at the Bucks Head over the Easter weekend. The menu had great variety although a little bit on the expensive side! Very friendly and approachable staff and a very busy restaurant.The main courses were excellent.

Helpful?
Thank Damien1809
Belfast, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
361 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the restaurant with friends during the week! The restaurant itself is comfortable and in a nice setting. The food was very tasty, we had the mussels to start which were lovely and then had the scampi as a main course. The service was very friendly and the menu was great, a lot of the food sounded lovely! Only small... More 

Helpful?
Thank Tom S
?
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

This is our favourite Sunday lunch venue in the Newcastle area. They offer beautifully tender roast beef plus nice starters and deserts.

Helpful?
Thank Balkanbrit
Martin, Slovakia
Level Contributor
34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

I and my colleagues visited friends in Belfast. We had a good lunch in the restaurant, 5 adults and 3 kids. I had 24 hours braised beef with potato mash and enjoyed it My colleagues liked chicken supreme with mushrooms and fish menus. The staff was very friendly towards children and arranged for kids menu. The restaurant is not cheap,... More 

Helpful?
Thank Vladimir B
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Lunch today was fantastic. It's been a while since we've been to the Bucks Head but we'll be heading back soon. Service was friendly, efficient and professional - absolutely spot on. We were made to feel welcome and comfortable. One of our party was late, one wanted only a starter and another asked if he could have his choice teamed... More 

Helpful?
Thank Martin T
Downpatrick, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
80 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Fist time in Buck's Head for many years. Lovely warm atmosphere - staff helpful. The food was of a good quality and well presented. Slighly disappointed at a very average choice of dishes. But no complaints and would certainly return again

Helpful?
Thank HenryHull
N.Ireland
Level Contributor
31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We have been many times and always enjoy the food. Very comfortable and warm atmosphere. Usually choose something different on the menu each time - never been disappointed.

Helpful?
Thank betsygray
Belfast, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
239 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

My wife and I decided to stop here for lunch and, all things considered, we were quite impressed. The restaurant was warm and inviting and the staff were helpful and went about their business in a calm and professional manner. The lunch menu offers an abundance of choices, all reasonably priced. We both enjoyed our food very much indeed. The... More 

Helpful?
Thank RJK010

Travellers who viewed The Bucks Head Inn also viewed

Dundrum, County Down
Newcastle, County Down
 
Newcastle, County Down
Maghera, Castlewellan
 

Been to The Bucks Head Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

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
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, 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

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of The Bucks Head Inn and other visitors
5 questions
Ask a question
Belfast, United Kingdom
5 months ago
belfast, United Kingdom
over a year ago

See all questions (5)

Questions? Get answers from The Bucks Head Inn staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?