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The Parlour

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££ - £££, British,
Main Street | The Old Inn, Crawfordsburn, Bangor, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9185 3255
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good23%
  • Average20%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible10%
1 week ago
“Why can’t this place get it right...?”
22 Dec 2017
“Mostly good”
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
££ - £££
Main Street | The Old Inn, Crawfordsburn, Bangor, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My third review in 2 years. Why do I bother? Because this place is fundamentally nice with the potential to be great but it just doesn’t seem to be able to crack the main elements all at once: service, food and price. I’ve had poor...More

1  Thank Anne N
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Good food most of the time but occasionally disappointing. High turnover of staff recently - one likes to get to know long-standing members.

Thank David I
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Checked into the Old Inn last Wednesday with my Daughter and cousin, the food we had was not only excellent the presentation , service and all round comfort and feeling relaxed was second to none. Well done Old Inn

Thank Neil M
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Called in on a Sunday evening for something to eat very friendly greeting from the young guy serving had food from the bar menu and it was very good and well presented nice cosyrelaxing atmosphere i would recommend the old inn and I will definitely...More

4  Thank fonziecool
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Food and service excellent, and all part of a really memorable experience. I look forward to returning, and would unreservedly recommend it to any of my friends visiting Ulster

Thank Ken G
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Excellent service, visited the parlour bar for a few drinks before dinner. Staff recommended drinks, interested in building a rapport with customers. Offered bar food/highteas, we had already booked for the lewis restaurant however food looked and smelled amazing.

Thank Lindsey W
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Thought I would book a table here as it was my dads birthday and go somewhere special. However when we first arrived we waited at the point where you have to wait to be seated longer than what you would expect. Once seated in the...More

5  Thank mayne_naomi
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Had been looking forward to re-visiting the Old Inn after sometime so booked afternoon tea. What a let down, the surroundings are lovely but the afternoon tea experience was so poor! Usually get asked what type of tea we would like this time it was...More

1  Thank 94Mac
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Overpriced and the main waiter was distinctly "snippy" when we arrived not having booked - ushering us as quickly as possible to a side room which clearly dealt with restaurant overflow. I then waited for over 10 mins for a high chair so it's a...More

2  Thank Clare G
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Went for a birthday celebration dinner. Building inside and out very special. Staff supberb. Good-ish menu choice. Food overpriced especially since the chicken I ordered was so dry it stuck in my throat and I had to rush to the bathroom. Desserts were great.

Thank FrancesUprichard
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | The Old Inn, Crawfordsburn, Bangor, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Bangor  >  Crawfordsburn
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9185 3255
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