Slieve Donard Resort and Spa - Oak Restaurant

Slieve Donard Resort and Spa, Downs Road,, Newcastle, Downs Road, Newcastle, United Kingdom, BT33 0AH
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Opening Information

At the Slieve Donard Resort and Spa our Oak Restaurant opening times for each service is listed below.
Breakfast 07:00-10:00 (Monday-Friday)
07:00- 10:30 (Saturday and Sunday)
Afternoon Tea 14:00-17:00 (Monday-Saturday)
15:30-17:00 (Sunday)
Sunday Lunch 13:00-14:15
Dinner 18:30 - 21:00

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Families and Children Welcome

About Slieve Donard Resort and Spa - Oak Restaurant

Dine in style in the sophisticated sumptuousness of the Oak Restaurant at the Slieve Donard Resort and Spa in County Down and enjoy an array of fabulous dishes prepared using only the finest local produce and ingredients. Guests are guaranteed a truly unforgettable dining experience.

Cuisine: Fine Dining
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Sunday, 20 September 2020

Enjoyed the stay. Understand your under pressure. Staff were very good despite their being masked. Meal in the restaurant was top class. Room was very clean and comfortable. Setting is the best.

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Visited On Friday, 18 September 2020

Fabius hotel .... fabulous breakfast in a beautiful singing room with helpful staff

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Visited On Thursday, 17 September 2020

Lovely meal with excellent service..

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Visited On Tuesday, 15 September 2020

FYI. In advance of our evening meal I rang on the day before to confirm the meal time and eventually after 3 attempts I got through to the Oak restaurant but the young chap advised he couldn't get into the booking system, I gave him my mob. no. to ring back when he could find out but he never rang back. Also I had previously advise when initially booking that it was to be our 25th wedding anniversary (we had our wedding reception at the Slieve Donard 25 years ago) but when we arrived at the Oak Res. they had no record of our booking and sadly upon arrival no acknowledgement of the 25th wed anniversary. Also we were only offered the limited 2 or 3 course set menu and not for example the a la Carte menu. Unfortunately we came away disappointed by the whole experience.

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Visited On Monday, 14 September 2020

Food was beautiful, staff were exceptional, glazed cinnamon carrots are on my new Christmas menu. Creme bruleè was on my dream dessert list and perfect for my 40th birthday celebration. Pasta that my little 14month old had was delicious too.

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Visited On Thursday, 10 September 2020

The duvet cove on the bed was very tired and needed upgrading as there were holes in it. Using the dressing gowns were the same a few holes or one of the loops not there. Staff very friendly and the food very good

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Visited On Sunday, 06 September 2020

It was was my Fiancee's birthday, Slieve Donard staff had left a card with a hand written message and two lovely cup cakes in our room. Lovely gesture.

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Visited On Wednesday, 02 September 2020

Was especially pleased with the imaginative range of the vegan menu and the fact there were so many good choices for dinner. Plenty of alternatives for breakfast too. Like the idea of locally-sourced produce. My companion really enjoyed the Irish beef. The red wine (Pino Noir) was good quality and served at the right temperature

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Visited On Saturday, 29 August 2020

The food was beautiful but I found slightly over expensive, the service was excellent and the girl playing piano was top notch

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Visited On Monday, 31 August 2020

Excellent and interesting food and wine; good service; the whole experience enhanced by a live singer.

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Visited On Wednesday, 26 August 2020

Amazing food, staff were friendly, well trained and very knowledgeable! Great experience

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Visited On Friday, 21 August 2020

Always enjoy staying here! Staff extremely friendly, food always excellent and the spa is one of the best I have been in with the views!

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Visited On Friday, 21 August 2020

The new normal was handled very well by the staff in the Oak Restaurant. My wife and I have been coming here for 28 years and this is the best meal we have ever had in the restaurant. Top class food and presentation and definitely a step up on anything we have had before in the Oak Restaurant. Looking forward to our return visit in December.

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Visited On Thursday, 20 August 2020

Great staff, food & drink. Great stay considering the Virus. Well done to the Slieve Donard.

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Visited On Tuesday, 18 August 2020

Wonderful meal and lovely friendly, helpful and accommodating staff.

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Visited On Saturday, 15 August 2020

We had a fabulous meal for my husband's 40th birthday. The staff brought out a lovely dessert with inscribed with a Happy Birthday message.

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Visited On Tuesday, 11 August 2020

My granddaughter and I had a lovely stay. Only felt that breakfast was a bit slow, and the blackpuding and haggis was not the best. But we will be back!

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Visited On Monday, 10 August 2020

Enjoyed our evening meal which was delicious and was delivered by great staff.All of which was enhanced by finnbars easy listening music

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Visited On Tuesday, 11 August 2020

Felt totally at ease and safe re Covid measures that have been implemented in the hotel. All the staff we encountered were excellent throughout our stay. Very friendly, helpful and nothing is too much trouble for them. Have to give a special mention to Kevin and Hannah in the restaurant who were excellent in sorting out a minor issue with our dinner. Thank you all for a wonderful stay.

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Visited On Wednesday, 12 August 2020

The young lady who served us was lovely and very helpful. I was disappointed by the window sill right beside our table; it was dusty and had a dead fly on it. Cleanliness is a big deal in a hotel for me. Makes me wonder what the Cleanliness in the kitchen is like. The food was very tasty.

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Visited On Monday, 10 August 2020

Thoroughly enjoyed a meal out in beautiful surroundings.

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Visited On Saturday, 01 August 2020

Excellent quality and service all round - great quality of food and teas available, and service was first class. Really enjoyable and definitely recommended to anyone looking for a luxurious afternoon tea in superb surroundings.

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Visited On Sunday, 02 August 2020

This was my first time going to a spa as well as slieve donard .. from we stepped in to the hotel everyone was so friendly and helping .. food was beautifil the atmosphere was just magical .. special mention to george who gave me an amazing massage and made me feel so comfortable. I will definatly be back

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Visited On Sunday, 02 August 2020

A fantastic evening for a belated 60th Wedding Anniversary. Food and staff excellent.

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Visited On Sunday, 02 August 2020

Excellent service from all restaurant staff, especially the attentive and helpful manager. Food second to none. First class. The only slight disappointment was a rather unfriendly male staff member we met on on way in. A dark haired heavy set awkward looking chap in his 40’s ( with an ear piece in) who barked at us “ have you used the sanitizer “ there was no hello, or how are you, or nice to see you. Perhaps he was having a bad day. We didn’t. It was a great lunch. Thanks.

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