We open for Breakfast and Lunches Wednesday to Saturday - 9-3pm. Steak Night Wednesdays 5-9pm and Thursday to Saturday we run our Earlybird 5-6.30pm and A La Carte all evening until 9pm. Sunday Roasts all day 12.30-8.30pm with Kids Eat Free!
- Disabled Access
- Private Dining
- Free WiFi
- Families and Children Welcome
- Weddings and Other Private Parties Catered for
- Easy Access
- Dietary Needs Catered For
- Children's Menu available
- Business Lunch
- Buffets, Business Meetings, Functions catered for
About The Holestone
We are a small and homely restaurant with a bright and airy atmosphere situated in the village of Parkgate, serving a range of breakfast, lunch and dinners with a variety we hope suits every taste and adaptable for any allergy or preference throughout our locally sourced menu offering a fine flair on traditional dishes. Opened by our chef Jonathan Clarke and his partner Chloe running front of house - a young couple in their early 20s - together they strive to reignite the dying trade of good honest food and proper customer service which has seen a decline over the years. Available for group bookings and functions - christenings/baby showers/birthdays and small wedding receptions. We are unlicensed but work alongside Tweedies Bar adjacent to us to deliver a greatly chosen Wine, Beer & Spirits menu.
The restaurant was busy and atmosphere was good. The menu had a good choice limited choice for each course and we were told about the specials of the night. The food was well presented and was very good. The service was very slow, as staff were covering all tables. Maybe some extra staff on busy nights or allocate staff to certain tables.The food was excellent value for money.
Excellent food. Warm friendly staff. Couldn't ask for more.
Pizza night was a great success- the food was as delicious as always and the staff were friendly and efficient.
Fabulous food and great service. Loved the spiced cod tacos! Fantastic
We had a great meal- food was delicious- the cod tacos were fabulous :) James our server was very attentive :) will be back again as always.
Great breakfast, will be back again.
We love The Holestone. We are fairly regular customers for dinner and have had breakfast and lunch too. Food is always excellent and service and atmosphere are great!
The Holestone is a little gem of a restaurant. The food is always amazing and the service is friendly and relaxed. We have been on 4 separate occasions and have always come away impressed. We have been telling everyone we know about it!
My Wife & I dine here regularly and are Never disappointed with the Service Or the Food!
Good food good Service and value for money
Couldn’t fault the food or service, it’s just a little bit noisy
We had a really great family meal - food was excellent!
Holestone never fail to impress us. Top favourite restaurant bar none. It's a pretty special experience and the food is to die for!
Friendly, attentive staff. Food and the presentation next to none.
Thoroughly enjoyed our meal with friends a few nights ago. Staff were lovely and food was great .
Absolutely fantastic, great food, service and very friendly staff. Our favourite place to eat. Also if you have allergies this is the place to eat as nothing is a problem xx
As always Had a lovely evening - delicious food, friendly, efficient service. Really lucky that The Holestone is our ‘local’.
First class friendly service as always and excellent food!
Just love it here. All staff very attentive. Food is good value for money and specials are always an added treat. Just love the salt and chilli cod. Keep up the good work guys.
Our party of six had the tasting menu. We all agreed it was one of best meals we have ever had for taste and value. When you add on the 4 paired wines ( for £15) it really was a night to remember. The dishes and wines explained at each course. This was on a Thursday night and the restaurant was full. That tells you they are doing right
Superb food & always service with a smile. What more could you ask for?
Very disappointing waited an hour to be told they didn’t have what we ordered , we received a very average Sunday lunch after questioning our wait so hungry we ate it as my daughter had to get to work. Would not recommend or go back I’m afraid
The Holestone has quickly become our favourite restaurant. The food is always high quality & perfectly cooked. What really makes the restaurant top class is the incredible table service you receive. The waiters & waitresses are highly trained; they are friendly, chatty, personable and they truly go above & beyond to wait on you. This restaurant is a jewel in Co. Antrim & is well worth a visit.
Outstanding food ! Will definitely be back ! The tasting menu was excellent !