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Eight South

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The Junction, Ballynahinch Road, Carryduff | The Junction, Carryduff BT8 8DN, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9081 2127
11:00 - 23:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful taste, best service and I love the sticky toffee pudding. I recommend that you stop in. Love it!

Thank Jordan S
Belfast, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had not been before.Was amazed how lovely,modern and cosy this restaurant was especially the lovely open fire which made the place warm and inviting.The food was delicious plentiful and warm.There was 43 of us altogether out for a night out and everyone of enjoyed our experience.

Thank 605Rosie
Belfast, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

43 members of our local mothers union had our annual dinner in eight south restaurant, we enjoyed a really lovely 2 course meal .this was served very efficently and by lovely staff ..we would certainly go again and would highly recommend it

Thank Smuckerama
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A hidden gem - had my surprise 50th birthday party - excellent facilities - friendly, helpful staff,very helpful owner. All 80 guests had a ball. Will definitely return.

Thank colette m
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went in to Eight south in Carryduff. Today for some lunch when I was working as a social support I work with adults. With learning disabilities. And when wee arrived. The place was. Empty. And as wee had walk up it was cold outside and. I ask the waitress. If wee could. Have a table beside the warm open fire... More 

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Trevor S, Owner at Eight South, responded to this review

With regret we could not offer you the two tables in front of the fireplace both are tables of six, both were reserved for customers who had booked in advance as is the case most Saturdays, with respect we did try and explain this to you. More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

There was 14 in our party put into two booths it was a little tight.. Good menu with a varied choice.. chilli chicken wings nice, and most had pate which was well recieved.. main course .I had sirloin which was perfectly cooked as was everyone elses.. a mention to the seabass as it was very good as well..... well worth... More 

1 Thank Denis B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Staff efficient and polite, food terrific and plenty of it. Good parking free . No complaints whatsoever. Will be returning often.

1 Thank wallace d
Belfast, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

We found this restaurant quite by chance. We walked in at the height of service on a busy pre Christmas lunch time. We took the last table and expected a long wait, however we were very pleasantly surprised by not only the speed of service but by the friendliness and efficiency of waiting staff, who were clearly under pressure. The... More 

1 Thank Heather B
Belfast, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

We went here for Sunday lunch and had different things off the menu,I had the scampi it was very good my husband had turkey dinner it was ok my nephew had the roast beef but found the portion size a bit small but tasty enough over all the overall feeling was that it was good ad we all enjoyed it.

1 Thank Alison B
Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

There for a family meal and it was excellent. Could not fault anything really, efficiency, quality tasty food, lovely staff. We wanted to prolong our get together and it was no problem at all even though they were very busy and would have required our table. We were made to feel very welcome indeed. Best place I've been in a... More 

2 Thank Denagirl2015

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
European, British, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Junction, Ballynahinch Road, Carryduff | The Junction, Carryduff BT8 8DN, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Carryduff
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9081 2127
Eight South offers an array of catering facilities for customers. Comprising of a Restaurant, Bar, Hot Food Takeaway, Offsales and Function Suite serving the finest food and drink in a relaxed, casual atmosphere. Meeting friends for lunch or dinner, stepping in for a quick pint, sipping on one of our award winning cocktails or perhaps a family get together, we aim to deliver the finest quality, locally sourced produce in a friendly and welcoming manner. Dine with us for a mix of Appetisers, Main Courses, Lunch and Evening Specialities. Drop in for afternoon coffee and dessert or just a quick bite in our Snug Bar, we cater for all occasions. All small and large parties catered for whether it be a quiet meal for two or a party for two hundred, choose from our Snug, Restaurant or Function Suite. Fancy a night at home, our Takeaway and Wineseller fits the bill offering a range of hot food and a huge selection of beers and wines. Whatever you require, Eight South is your one stop destination.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?