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Stables Groomsport

1B Donaghadee Road, Groomsport, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9146 4229
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible8%
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“steak” (24 reviews)
“fajitas” (5 reviews)
“cake” (4 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1B Donaghadee Road, Groomsport, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When in North Down we always go to the Stables for lunch and are never disappointed. Visited yesterday and decided to have the lamb and specifically requested mint sauce which usually accompanies lamb.. This was accepted without question but when the meal arrived ,no mint...More

1  Thank LiamBelfast1
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Family gathering 29 of us for lunch today, a big thanks for the delicious lunch thoroughly enjoyed by all and excellent service too. We were in the conservatory which is really lovely for a family party which overlooks the sea. We had a fantastic afternoon...More

Thank ArchibaldBangor
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Was asked out a last minute lunch. Decided on try out the stables for a change. I had chicken and bacon stack. And my brother had roast beef both where superb and I would all so like to say that both the waiters where on...More

Thank bigbadsean
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Attended the restaurant with 17 family members to have dinner. Staff were really attentive however found the food not to be of great quality. The mixed grill was probably the worse I have ever had. The cut of beef was rubbery, the liver was tough...More

Thank Spud1977
April T, Manager at Stables Groomsport, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Hi Mark As a former employee of the Stables, I am disappointed that you felt that you had to post this review on TripAdvisor. I can assure you that all of our produce is locally sourced and of good quality. Crosskey Meats were our suppliers...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The Stables Restaurant is only a stones throw from our house and has been a firm favourite for over 30 years through all its various owners. We eat there quite often and not just because it's convenient but we like the food and the atmosphere....More

Thank Arr M
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Called in with the Son back from uni, excellent meal, best to go over old stories in the local eatery we love so much. Well done to the staff. See you soon.

Thank Hotel_Sampler
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

I visited the stables groomsport for some highly recommended fajitas with my partner and 2 children. The setting, atmosphere and ambience were all perfect. We were quickly seated and ordered our much awaited fajitas. Our 3 year old loved his kids meal which was more...More

Thank Phillip R
Reviewed 26 August 2017

everything from the staff to the atmosphere was perfect, would recommend to everyone, great experience

Thank Matt W
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Had the sirloin steak was cooked to perfection and a very good size, my wife had the surf n turf with lobster was delicious could of done with a lobster claw opener but was a fantastic meal

Thank Jamie D
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We have been to this restaurant on many occasions and we have always had a great experience. The staff, food and service are brilliant, we arrived without a booking but we got a table almost right away .We had mains ( turkey and ham with...More

Thank Kathy M
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3 February 2015|
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Response from Patricia N | Reviewed this property |
I don't think you will have a problem. I know that there is a 24 hr cancellation policy but if weather prevents you from keeping your reservation, the Restaurant would be unlikely to make it difficult for you. The weather... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1B Donaghadee Road, Groomsport, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Groomsport
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9146 4229
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