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Downshire Arms Hotel & Restaurant
Ranked #11 of 57 Restaurants in Banbridge
Certificate of Excellence
Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed 25 April 2014 via mobile

We had a recommendation to try the steak in the Downshire Arms, Banbridge. I will be having stern words with the person who gave us this recommendation. The staff were very pressing in asking us to order a drink, most insistent, without giving us time to consider what we wanted to order. The wine list was terrible, zero reputable wines available. We ordered our steaks cooked medium and they were well done, side orders bland in the extreme, sauces mediocre only. To be charged £23.50 each plus side orders was daylight robbery. We literally could not exit the place quickly enough, only to find the front entrance PADLOCKED! All in all, a total and utter let down and waste of money, don't set foot in the place!

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4  Thank Ailis M
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Reviewed 8 April 2014 via mobile

An open fire greets you as you walk through the door and the welcome at reception is equally as warm.
Room was very big and cosy with all amenities, water, coffee and biscuits, ironing board etc.
Bar had another open fire and the food there was varied, freshly cooked with home cooked fries..very good.
Free WiFi throughout the hotel.

Thank AnnM06022011
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Reviewed 11 March 2014

I haven't been in the Downshire for years until a couple of weeks ago and although I only had food in the bar it was an excellent meal with friendly service and reasonably priced Would highly recommend it to anyone.

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Thank Rodney J
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Reviewed 6 March 2014

I recently ate in this restaurant with a friend for a Friday night treat. The service was excellent as the staff were very attentive, cheerful and polite. The menu had a good selection of fish, meat and vegetarian dishes. I ordered a King prawn starter & a salmon main dish which were cooked perfectly.

1  Thank Julie B
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Reviewed 6 March 2014

Totally enjoyed a meal in the restaurant last Friday night. Duck was to die for ! Super service. Thoroughly recommend it. Best place to eat in Banbridge without doubt.

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Thank Yvonne424
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