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 Mitre - Culloden Hotel

Bangor Road, Holywood BT18 0AU, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9042 1066
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good12%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (6 reviews)
“sorbet” (6 reviews)
“scallops” (10 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 10:00All hours
CUISINES
Irish, European, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Bangor Road, Holywood BT18 0AU, Northern Ireland
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (158)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 157 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To cut a long story short, at the end of July we hosted two special friends to help celebrate our 40th wedding anniversary - we had our wedding reception at the Culloden 40 years ago. Our breakfast experience fell way short of our expectations, we...More

1  Thank Lyle1108
cullodenhotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Mitre - Culloden Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Lyle1108, Thank you very much for taking the time to write you review of the Mitre Restaurant, I'm very disappointed to read you comments and thoughts. At this stage I can only offer my sincere apologies for your experience, I will speak with the...More

Reviewed 19 September 2017

Firstly the service here was really excellent. I had the scallops to start which were delicious. I was disappointed with the menu choices as being on the coast I would expect more seafood. The only fish available for main was farmed salmon (organic but still...More

Thank Suzi650
cullodenhotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Mitre - Culloden Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2017

Dear Suzi650, Many thanks for taking the time to write your review of the Mitre Restaurant, I take on board your comments about more seafood on the menu especially as were on the coast however we try to retain a menu to suit everyone's taste...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Food and service most definitely 5-star. It's all the little extras that make this truly an unforgettable experience. I dined here with my almost 9 year old son. The canapés were lovely. The amuse bouche was smoked duck with blue cheese. I knew my son...More

Thank Helen I
cullodenhotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Mitre - Culloden Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Dear Belfastgirl67, Thank you for your review of the Mitre restaurant during your recent visit to the Culloden Estate & Spa. I'm really pleased both you and your son enjoyed the experience of dining with us and found everything to you liking, its a shame...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017

I recently visited Belfast with family and stayed at the Culloden Estate and Spa. What a wonderful experience. 5star luxury. We had a very lovely bedroom. The Culloden stands in 12acres of gardens and woodland which we could enjoy. The breakfast is very good we...More

Thank MWF2015
cullodenhotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Mitre - Culloden Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Dear MWF2015, Thank you for taking the time to write your lovely review of the Culloden Estate & Spa, I'm delighted you and you family chose to stay with us and found it to be a wonderful experience. I'm really pleased you enjoyed the breakfast...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Our group of people had the actual menu that was served to First Class Passengers on the Titanic. There were actually five courses, the second, third and fourth comprising the main courses. The meal was outstanding and the service was efficient and friendly.More

Thank Betula103
cullodenhotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Mitre - Culloden Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Dear Betula103, I'm delighted you felt the meal and service was outstanding and you enjoyed the experience when you sampled the Titanic Menu. We would like to thank you for taking the time to write your review of the Mitre Restaurant. We would love for...More

Reviewed 21 August 2017

We found the food rather heavy and it was also expensive. We asked for a Pimms and about an inch of Pimms on its own appeared! I had to show the staff a photo I had taken of a glass of Pimms at the Portmeirion...More

Thank Maturity
cullodenhotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Mitre - Culloden Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Dear Maturity, Thank you for your review of the Mitre restaurant we welcome all feedback from our guests and appreciate your comments. I'm disappointed you felt the breakfast was not as you expected and that you didn't get served your drinks how you wanted them....More

Reviewed 20 August 2017

Wonderful breakfast in a beautiful, comfortable and calm setting. Service was excellent and the staff very courteous and friendly.More

Thank csarchibald
cullodenhotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Mitre - Culloden Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Dear csarchibald, Thank you for taking the time to write your review of the Mitre Restaurant. I'm delighted you enjoyed your breakfast and found the setting to be comfortable and calm, I'm also please you thought the staff and service were excellent. We would love...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017

Forty years ago we had our wedding reception at the Culloden Hotel. So, as part of our celebration, I invited my best man and his wife to join us for breakfast. It goes without saying the Hotel and its setting is superb - must surely...More

1  Thank Lyle1108
cullodenhotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Mitre - Culloden Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Dear Lyle1108, Thank you very much for taking the time to write your review of the Mitre Restaurant. I'm very disappointed to read your experience of the breakfast service during your stay, however I welcome your feedback as we strive to maintain the highest standards...More

Reviewed 20 June 2017

We dined twice in The Mitre during our stay and on both occasions it was excellent. A generous amuse bouche and choice of breads to get the juices flowing. She had the goats cheese to start and I had the pressed ham hock. For mains...More

Thank emptyhead
cullodenhotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Mitre - Culloden Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Dear emptyhead, Thank you so much for your reviews of the Culloden Estate & Spa and the Mitre restaurant, I really pleased you had a good time with us. I'm delighted the restaurant took good care of you and you enjoyed the local produce they...More

Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

First day we just had room service this morning we went in. Restaurant has a lovely calm feeling about it. There was plenty of food to choose from and the meals are amazing. Staff again are excellent and I'm more than happy with the service...More

Thank tesscam
cullodenhotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Mitre - Culloden Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Dear Tesscam, Thank you for your review of the Mitre Restaurant I'm pleased you found there was plenty of choice for you and the atmosphere was calm. The restaurant staff work very hard to keep everything flowing smoothly so for you to comment on how...More

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Coast
614 reviews
2.29 km away
Noble.
99 reviews
2.32 km away
Tulsi
48 reviews
2.30 km away
Fontana
212 reviews
2.39 km away
Nearby Attractions
Ulster Folk & Transport Museum
797 reviews
.20 km away
Grey Point Fort
53 reviews
4.78 km away
Culloden Estate Spa
56 reviews
.06 km away
Crawfordsburn Country Park
297 reviews
4.94 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Helen H
9 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Maturity | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know denim isn't usually allowed in the smart restaurants anywhere but the food at the Cultra Inn in the grounds of the Culloden is good and would be a less formal alternative and I would suggest that. In fact we... More
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Validated Parking
Good for
View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 21:30
07:30 - 10:30
Monday
18:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 10:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 10:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 10:00
Thursday
18:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 10:00
Friday
18:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 10:00
Saturday
07:30 - 10:30
19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bangor Road, Holywood BT18 0AU, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Holywood
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9042 1066
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