Balloo House

1 Comber Road, Killinchy, United Kingdom, BT23 6PA
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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, 13 July 2019

Great evening. Thanks

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Visited On Friday, 12 July 2019

Good food, lovely place & friendly staff!

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Visited On Wednesday, 10 July 2019

Fantastic meal and great service, hope to return soon.

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Visited On Saturday, 29 June 2019

Has been a while since our last visit,always enjoyed the food but the service was a bit hit or miss. Big change couldn’t fault the service and the staff and yes the food was great.

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Visited On Friday, 28 June 2019

Lovely waitress and delicious food - will definitely be back!

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Visited On Sunday, 16 June 2019

Enjoyed our meal with you on Sunday. Our favourites weren’t on the menu, but I suppose with it being Fathers Day, there was a set menu! Meal we had was enjoyable and the squid was devine.

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Visited On Sunday, 16 June 2019

Food was excellent on very busy day and with a 1 year old with us we were very well catered for

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Visited On Sunday, 16 June 2019

A fantastic lunch

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Visited On Saturday, 15 June 2019

We had a fantastic early evening meal.

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Visited On Friday, 14 June 2019

Great food, great atmosphere as always. Thanks

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Visited On Sunday, 09 June 2019

We dined on Sunday 9th June, for a family sunday dinner. The grub was excellent, we were very well looked after by everyone and it was very relaxed. We will definitely be back to try more of the food on offer. Thanks for a great Sunday dinner.

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Visited On Saturday, 08 June 2019

Wonderful food...service fantastic. .can't wait to return!

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Visited On Sunday, 02 June 2019

First time here in ages. Service initially good but once food arrived we were left alone - no check if food was okay, no checking if okay for drinks between courses. So I had to get up and find a staff member to get another drink between starter and mains and had to get up again to request the bill later. Staff were friendly. All starters were great. My wife's burger bap was burnt - she never eats the bread anyway but that wasn't the point, the presentation was poor. Very lengthy wait between starter and main course.

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Visited On Sunday, 02 June 2019

Roast rump of lamb was delicious and perfectly cooked for me. Warm soft centred chocolate and hazelnut dessert was gorgeous!

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Visited On Sunday, 02 June 2019

Dine at your restaurant several times a month would like to see more specials available or changes to menu more often

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Visited On Wednesday, 29 May 2019

Great food, great atmosphere and location.

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Visited On Sunday, 26 May 2019

Some of the food was good (lamb samosa was really nice). But the curried lamb belly was poor. It had far too much fat for my (and my wife’s taste) and little curry flavour. My wife ordered some prawn dish to start and when it first came out there were virtually no prawns. Disappointing. Service was good.

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Visited On Saturday, 25 May 2019

A perennial favourite

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Visited On Sunday, 19 May 2019

Food absolutely delicious and staff couldn’t have been anymore helpful. Will definitely be back!

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Visited On Sunday, 19 May 2019

Excellent service as always.

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Visited On Saturday, 18 May 2019

We were at Balloo on 18th May and found a great new, New Menu .. and we all really enjoyed the food... in fact, it was outstandingly good. What a pleasure to find fresh new items on a menu and experience the pleasure of superior cooking skills. Vanessa and the team, as always, make it a pleasure to visit Balloo House. Thank you.

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Visited On Saturday, 18 May 2019

Fab meal and service

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Visited On Friday, 17 May 2019

We were warmly welcomed. Staff were very friendly and knowledgeable about the menu and all specials. They offered to cater for keto diet, so I was very happy to have both steak and lobster. There was an exciting range of starters and main courses. The small band playing in the bar area was excellent and provided a lovely atmosphere. All in all, a great night out. Thank you!

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Visited On Tuesday, 14 May 2019

Our meal was dreadful and we would not return. What used to be a wonderful dining experience has fallen so far down it'll be hard to get back up again. Very sad.

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Visited On Monday, 13 May 2019

The early bird menu was lovely and good value for money

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