The Hillside is a charming, rustic pub situated in the historic Georgian village of Hillsborough, County Down, only 15 minutes drive from Belfast city centre. The Hillside first opened its doors to patrons in 1752 and has been enjoying a busy trade ever since thanks to our excellent food and drinks selection and our friendly, welcoming service. We are renowned for our roaring open fires in the winter and our pretty cobble stoned beer garden in the summer.

Hillside Restaurant


At The Hillside, we pride ourselves on using the finest food that County Down has to offer. We have a stunning winter menu available until February championing local produce and the very best gastronomic delights. Click the link below to check out our menus. Make sure to check out our Jan Sale offers on food and drink as well on our What's On section!

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Hillside Bar


The Hillside is one of Hillsborough's oldest pubs and offers an abundance of charm and comfort. We have a wide selection of ales, beers, stouts and spirits featuring local craft drinks and the very finest whiskeys. Stop by for a pint and relax by the open fire.

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Latest Reviews

We had the most delightful lunch at the Hillside. The food was excellent the service was friendly and accommodating, and the surroundings are comfortable and interesting. Family-friendly too. Would have loved to have stayed longer and had a pint near the fireplace.

Floor7dot5 - Waterloo, Canada
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