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The Speckled Hen

47 Derriaghy Road, Lisburn, Co Antrim, BT28 3SH
An image of a selection of food on a serving board that can be ordered at the Speckled hen


Situated in the ancient Parish of Derriaghy (Doire Achaidh – Field of Oak) on the edge of Milltown Village, the multi award winning Speckled Hen has a warm, cosy atmosphere and a passion for simple, rustic cuisine, craft beers, ciders, great coffee and a friendly welcome. 

Relax in the old bar, enjoy a drink in front of the fire or in the pubs beer garden cabañas. Try a craft beer from the pubs Black Mountain Brewery or one of its own Hen’s Blend spirits. Treat yourself to one of the One Hundred and Fifty Whiskeys in the Hen’s Whiskey Ledger. Enjoy one of the Hen’s famous stone baked pizza or “Little Plates”. Choose from a selection of great pub food presented at its very best in one of our dining rooms.

Awards: Tatler Pub of the Year 2017

LCCC Best Eating Establishment 2018

LCN 2018 Best Pub Food

Pub & Bar Awards (UK) Pub of the Year, County Antrim 2022

Nominated for Restaurant Association of Ireland Best Casual Dining Award 2022

Nominated for LCN Best Pub Food Award 2022

We produce our own range of Spirits “The Hen’s Blend” and craft beers “Black Mountain Brewery”.

Whiskey Ledger offers over 150 whiskeys from around the world.

Takeaway available

Extensive Food Menu


Dog friendly



  • Cocktail Menu
  • Dogs Accepted Inside
  • Dogs Accepted Outdoor Dining Area
  • Licensed
  • Take away service

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children's Menu Available
  • Highchairs Available
  • Suitable for Children

Establishment Features

  • Pets accepted
  • Wi-fi available

Leisure Facilities

  • Wifi

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking

Payment Methods

  • All major credit/debit cards accepted
  • Euros accepted

Provider Preferences

  • Dogs Welcome Inside


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Tel+44 (0) 28 9061 1113

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Opening Times


Thursday 5pm - 9pm
Friday - Saturday 12noon - 9.30pm
Sunday 12noon - 7pm

Thursday 4pm - 10.30pm
Friday - Saturday 12noon - 11pm
Sunday 12noon - 10pm

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