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The Old Mill Restaurant

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Merchants Quay, Newry BT358HF, Northern Ireland
442830251234
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07:00 - 10:30
12:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 10:30
12:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
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Dublin Ireland
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74 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent food and excellent service, loads of staff to accommodate everyone and a great selection of wines

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Thank NatsDublinIreland
Armagh, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Myself, my husband and two young children dined in the restaurant on Saturday 1 October for what was supposed to be a birthday treat. The service was very poor - we waited for 20 minutes before our orders were taken, the order brought to the table was wrong, the food very mediocre and to add insult to injury we were... More 

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Thank tracyannmcdonald
Old Mill R, Marketing Manager at The Old Mill Restaurant, responded to this review

I am really disappointed to read of your experience of The Old Mill restaurant and sincerely apologize for any delay on your food - Whilst we are currently training some new staff, this should not be an excuse for poor service and an incorrect bill. I have brought this to the attention of our restaurant manager who is dealing with... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Was in the old Mill restaurant on 23 sept for work colleagues retirement dinner with 13 other people.while most of them had ordered steak I went for the pork.the people were served there steak first plus had there vegetables served to them plus mash etc while I still waited for my main course.i was last to be served with my... More 

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Thank ronbo365
Old Mill R, Marketing Manager at The Old Mill Restaurant, responded to this review

I am really disappointed to read your comments about your experience of the Old Mill Restaurant. This appears to be entirely a service issue, for which I sincerely apologize as it is not the standard that is expected by our waiting staff. I have brought this to the attention of our Restaurant Manager who is investigating why you seemed to... More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

From the friendly and efficient staff to the very well presented and tasty food don't miss out on a visit to the Old Mill Restaurant.We had the Full Irish Breakfast on both days of our stay there at the Canal Court Hotel plus 2 Evening meals.Can recommend the Fillet Steaks,Irish Sea Hake and Salmon Wellington.The restaurant staff are very friendly... More 

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Thank doug56m
Old Mill R, Marketing Manager at The Old Mill Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comments about your experience at the Old Mill Restaurant at the Canal Court Hotel & Spa. I am delighted you found our staff friendly and efficient and I will certainly pass your comments on to Rachel & Patrick who will be delighted with the special mention. In relation to the quality of food, it is... More 

Belfast
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41 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

Canal court do a brilliant full English breakfast with a great selection of food a good selection of cereal bread fruit and juices and as always service with a smile

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Thank Jean M
Old Mill R, Marketing Manager at The Old Mill Restaurant, responded to this review

I am delighted to read your wonderful comments about the breakfast you received in The Old Mill Restaurant at the Canal Court Hotel & Spa. The breakfast is always cooked to order so it is great to hear it was to your satisfaction. We offer an extensive selection of cereals, breads from our continental buffet. Finally I am delighted the... More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Went as a couple to celebrate wedding anniversary. Had called ahead and informed them of special occasion however this wasn't mentioned at all during the night. Disappointing. Otherwise great food. Service is good and there is a decent menu selection. It isn't cheap however you do get what you pay for. Steaks are first class.

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Thank familyonhols1985
Old Mill R, Marketing Manager at The Old Mill Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of The Old Mill Restaurant at the Canal Court Hotel & Spa. I am delighted you found the steaks where to your satisfaction and that the menu selection was good. I apologize that your special occasion went unnoticed and hope this did not take away from your anniversary celebrations and... More 

Newry, Co. Down
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

We go to this restaurant on a regular basis. The service is excellent, the hotel itself is beautiful and the food is delicious. The steak is exceptional, especially the fillets and the starters and desserts are always tasty.

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Thank roisinmor
Old Mill R, Marketing Manager at The Old Mill Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience of the Old Mill Restaurant at the Canal Court Hotel & Spa. I am delighted you found the service excellent and food delicious. We are renowned for our steaks so it is fantastic to read you found your meal exceptional and look forward to you returning to the Old Mill again in the near... More 

Wickford, United Kingdom
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94 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

we decided to eat here as we were staying in the hotel and didn't want to travel out. we were really surprised at the quality of the food, very fresh, well presented with great service. The menu is varied with a good selection of Fish dishes, Meats and veggie choices. we had fresh grilled Sea Bass and it was really... More 

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Thank pherbert1
Old Mill R, Marketing Manager at The Old Mill Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comments about The Old Mill Restaurant at the Canal Court Hotel. The food is always cooked fresh to order, so it is lovely to hear that your chosen dishes were of the highest quality and that there was lots of choice on the menu. Thank you for taking the time to review your experience in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Have been to this restaurant several times and it never disappoints, food is amazing and service is very friendly. The best place to go for that perfect meal in the area.

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Thank Niamh F
Newry, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Have dined here in many occasions and food is always first class. Staff are very friendly and service is great.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$32
Cuisine
Seafood, British, Steakhouse, Irish, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 10:30
12:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
Monday
07:00 - 10:30
12:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 10:30
12:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 10:30
12:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
Thursday
07:00 - 10:30
12:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
Friday
07:00 - 10:30
12:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
Saturday
07:00 - 10:30
12:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Merchants Quay, Newry BT358HF, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Newry
  • Phone Number: 442830251234
Description
The Old Mill Restaurant at the Canal Court Hotel is perched on top of the hotels spiral staircase and have stunning views overlooking Ireland's Oldest Man-made Canal. The Old Mill is a contemporary styled restaurant with soft lighting, wood paneled walls and a rich feeling. The food is an Irish Style cuisine cooked by a team of award winning chefs with a strong focus on locally sourced produce. The food is a testament to the classic Irish dishes with a modern twist. We have a strong focus on meat and seafood. The service is welcoming and paced with an emphasis on taking your time to enjoy your meal. You arrive to our bright conservatory where you enjoy a drink and the ambiance while your peruse the menu. Your order is taken in the bar as you relax and you come through to the dining room when your food is ready. The Old Mill is a rare restaurant that can meet almost any need. From a romantic meal for 2 to a large group dinner to a birthday to a business lunch. The Old Mill is open 7 days a week for breakfast / lunch / dinner services.

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