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Balloo House

1 Comber Road, Killinchy, United Kingdom, BT23 6PA
Restaurant info
Opening Information

Bistro:
Food served daily,
Sunday & Monday 12noon – 8:30pm
Tuesday – Thursday 12noon – 9.00pm
Friday & Saturday 12noon – 9.30pm

Upstairs Restaurant:
Tues – Thurs 6.00pm – last orders 9.00pm, Fri – Sat 6pm – last orders 9.30pm

Available for functions and private dining.

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Weddings and Other Private Parties Catered for
  • Private Dining
  • Outside Seating Area

About Balloo House

Walking into Balloo House, you’ll immediately be struck by its atmosphere of ease, comfort and conviviality, due in part to good company, sturdy stone walls and time–worn flagstones. If the weather is inclement, with a sharp wind blowing off nearby Strangford Lough, you can warm your essentials on the old range, a remnant of Balloo’s farming days. Other parts can be warmed by the fine selection of spirits, wines and beers on offer at this colourful watering hole. And if you didn’t have an appetite beforehand, a perusal of the sumptuous bistro menu is sure to induce one.

Cuisine: Fish, Gastro Pub, Seafood, Sunday Lunch
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Saturday, 09 February 2019

Very disappointing visit. Not expecting a bistro menu. All options on the specials menu were finished. Was expecting something more special.

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Visited On Wednesday, 06 February 2019

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Visited On Monday, 04 February 2019

First class food. No complaints from any of us. Service is spot on and the whole dining experience was relaxed and enjoyable.

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Visited On Saturday, 02 February 2019

Very welcoming staff, Excellent choice of menu and the food was superb. As you always say IL be back. 5 stars

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Visited On Saturday, 02 February 2019

Honestly great dining experience, staff were polite and friendly, starters were excellent and steaks were cooked properly. We will be back for sure .

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Visited On Sunday, 20 January 2019

Very good quality and value for money. Service very attentive everyone knows what they are doing. Brilliant children’s menu not just the usual fried food.

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Visited On Saturday, 19 January 2019

Great attention to detail. Waiter/waitress provided exceptional service.

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Visited On Friday, 18 January 2019

Best cottage pie I’ve ever had. My husband said the same about his burger!

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Visited On Sunday, 13 January 2019

We were extremely disappointed that our party of 3 was seated on a crushed table for 2 beside an extremely hot radiator. We asked to be moved but were told “we are very busy” and there was obviously no desire to try and accommodate us. I indicated two tables which could easily accommodate 4 people and they had only 2 clients on them. I would question your table planning. I asked if someone could turn the radiator off - I asked 3 times; it was not done so I ended up doing it myself. Your welcome staff member was rather rude and unhelpful making us walk the length of the restaurant to check in and then back through the whole restaurant again to a table exactly where we entered. This, despite me asking if this was necessary as we had an elderly person with reduced mobility. We were all rather surprised at the distinct lack of care and attention from your staff. Such an unwelcoming place. We will not return.

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Visited On Friday, 11 January 2019

One minor point and please view it as constructive as my family and I just adore your facility, tall thin and very young food water leaves food on the table and does not ask if you would like sauce/ vinegar to accompany your meal, had to borrow from the next table, as I said very minor 👍🙂

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Visited On Friday, 11 January 2019

Superb.

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Visited On Sunday, 06 January 2019

What a brilliant place to go for Sunday lunch. Although it was the first Sunday of the new year, it was still relatively busy. A great buzz about the place. The waiters were attentive and helpful. The food was delicious. The salmon and crab fishcake to start and the roast leg of lamb for main were my choices. Both absolutely delicious. Love Balloo House. My favourite place to eat.

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Visited On Monday, 31 December 2018

We had a great meal on New Years Eve Thank you!

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Visited On Tuesday, 01 January 2019

Excellent service and food was absolutely delicious, will definitely be back

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Visited On Monday, 31 December 2018

Pleasant for a family gathering, with good food.

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Visited On Saturday, 29 December 2018

Great meal. Staff were very friendly and knowledgeable about the food. Food was fabulous and really well presented Great night out would certainly recommend to others. Thank you.

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Visited On Saturday, 29 December 2018

Another excellent meal, just perfect!

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Visited On Friday, 28 December 2018

The new menu is great

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Visited On Thursday, 27 December 2018

Artichoke soup was amazing and really excellent selection for vegetarians. Lovely warm atmosphere for a post Christmas lunch.

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Visited On Wednesday, 26 December 2018

Excellent starters and mains but custard had scrambled in the dessert. Beer choice a little limited.

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Visited On Wednesday, 26 December 2018

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Visited On Friday, 21 December 2018

We keep coming back here. Food is excellent but its atmosphere, and friendliness of staff that guarantees the evening

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Visited On Saturday, 22 December 2018

Lovely atmosphere and really enjoyed the food. Good choice for a special family meal.

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Visited On Saturday, 22 December 2018

Regard are selves as long time customers. Great night as usual. The manager knows how to give everyone a great service. Paul r

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Visited On Friday, 21 December 2018

Really great meal once again. Highly recommended.

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