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Rice's Hotel

€€ - €€€Irish, , British
12-14 Church Street | Poyntzpass, Newry BT35 6SW, Northern Ireland
+44 28 3831 8893
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good12%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“rices” (26 reviews)
“steak” (53 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 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 1 week ago 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 2 weeks ago 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 8 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
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Nice wee local Restaurant/Hotel. food is great and modern. Steaks are fantastic and and everything else that came out. We will be back. Thanks

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Have been here on numerous occasions. Love eating in the cosy and quaint bar. Service and food always of the highest standard. Great value for money. Rarely have room for dessert after starter and main course. If you are passing through this village be sure...More

Thank Foodfeet
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Eat here at least once a month . Never had a bad feed . Best steaks around and I've tried my fair share

Thank Mel1602
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Year after year we come back to this place on our annual visit from Manchester. It's one of the highlights of my kids holiday. The food is fantastic as well as the first class service. Keep up the good work. Ps, I fully recommend the...More

Thank pcashinella
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Had all my family together in the Bar area for food 10adults, 3kids and 2 babies. Wide selection of starters and mains but not enough room for dessert as we had cake. Gavin very attentive as usual and food was delicious.

Thank Jaynewry
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

I called in to Rices Hotel yesterday on the way home from a long days shopping with my daughter. The service was exemplary, very friendly and efficient without being overbearing, wonderful to see in this day and age. Food was fantastic, good, home cooked dishes,...More

1  Thank JuliaMUA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, 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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