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Basil Sheils

80 Dundrum Road, Tassagh BT60 2QE, Northern Ireland
+44 28 3753 8647
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EXCELLENT RESTAURANT

my wife family and I had another excellent meal here on sunday 13/5/2018, john and his staff was... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2018
jamie k
,
Newry, United Kingdom
Cosy, friendly pub

After a long drive in rainy Northern Ireland, a warm welcome, a pint of Guinness and a hearty meal... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
HANDH13
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Kelso, United Kingdom
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Basil Sheils Bar, Lounge & Beer Garden. Bed & Breakfast and Self Catering Accommodation. The Forge Restaurant.
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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80 Dundrum Road, Tassagh BT60 2QE, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 3753 8647
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

my wife family and I had another excellent meal here on sunday 13/5/2018, john and his staff was absolutely 100 % with there service, they was very helpful and friendly, the food was amazing and did not have to wait too long before the food...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

After a long drive in rainy Northern Ireland, a warm welcome, a pint of Guinness and a hearty meal was what we needed, and that is what we got at Basil Shiels in Tassagh. The waiting staff was especially friendly and helpful. The onion rings...More

Thank HANDH13
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Basil S, Manager at Basil Sheils, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Thank you for your very kind review, looking forward to seeing you again.

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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Had a beautiful meal in the forge restaurent it was top class from food to service.we can not wait to return

Thank Lily29102015
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Basil S, General Manager at Basil Sheils, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Hi Lily Thank you for your kind review, we are looking forward to seeing you again soon.

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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Sheils is half a mile formy home and it has a great atmosphere and good craic any time we go down from any occasion and it is has very friendly staff and they can't do enough for you would recommend 2 anyone

Thank Mairead C
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Basil S, General Manager at Basil Sheils, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Hi Mairead Thank you, for your kind review.

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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Been to basil sheils' on a number of occasions and the food and service is always fantastic will definitely be back again soon.

Thank Catherinerafferty1
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Basil S, Public Relations Manager at Basil Sheils, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

thank you very much for your Review.

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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

By far our favourite restaurant an bar..the food is outstanding an excellent value you money..very cosy an comfortable weather you either in the restaurant or bar, the staff are very helpful esp when you've restless kids by either bringing the colouring to a ice lolly..

Thank Louise C
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Basil S, Public Relations Manager at Basil Sheils, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Thank you very much for your review, hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Friendly service great food and beer!quirky bar with great selection of antiques. Lovely location in the picturesque Tassagh

Thank Richard J
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Basil S, Public Relations Manager at Basil Sheils, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Thank you very much for your review, hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

We went to the forge restaurant for Easter Sunday lunch there was 8 of us in total! Meal was beautiful and there was a cosy family atmosphere! I have my wedding booked for May next year at Sheils just love the setting of the place...More

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Basil S, Public Relations Manager at Basil Sheils, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Many thanks for your review, hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

We eat regular at Basil Sheils bar and restaurant in Tassagh the food is fantastic the Atmosphere is so relaxing and the staff makes the place more enjoyable. We recommend it highly and the area is beautiful.

1  Thank creenam2018
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Basil S, Public Relations Manager at Basil Sheils, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review, hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

We had a set menu for a very large group of all ages. The 3 courses all very nice and the service was excellent. I had soup for starter. For mains the sea bass which was cooked to perfection then we all had the melody...More

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Basil S, Manager at Basil Sheils, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2018

Hi Paula Thank you very much for your kind response, hope to c u again soon.

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