Welcome to The Hillside Hillsborough's Oldest Pub

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.


Join us at The Hillside for a feast like no other! Gastronomes will be delighted with our mouth-watering seasonal menu. Our Head Chef always endeavours to make the most of the wonderful local produce we have so abundantly available in the County Down locale. BOOK: 028 9268 9233

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A rustic, warm country welcome awaits visitors in Hillsborough's oldest bar and we proudly offer an extensive gin and whiskey list alongside fantastic local craft beers.

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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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