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The Bay Cafe

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26 Bayview Road, Ballycastle BT54 6BT, Northern Ireland
7595618999
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8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Description: http://www.moyle-council.org/tourism/places-to-eat/details/?id=75

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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Beautiful food

Have been here loads of times for breakfast an lunch can not fault this place at all friendly an helpful staff an service.. food great and brillant vaule for money...beautiful view of the beach an sea front... would highly recommend this cafe.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
jolenec1
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Ballycastle, United Kingdom
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Ballycastle, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Have been here loads of times for breakfast an lunch can not fault this place at all friendly an helpful staff an service.. food great and brillant vaule for money...beautiful view of the beach an sea front... would highly recommend this cafe.

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Keremeos, Canada
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54 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW via mobile

This place was recommended as a good place for breakfast while waiting for the Rathlin Ferry. Plain home cooking did not dissapoint. Reasonable cost and friendly staff.

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north ireland
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

We regularly visit the bay cafe for its great views, fantastic service, good food and value for money. Highly recommend this place all year round. Love the quick service and the friendly staff.

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Ballycastle, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Just had lunch with friends, the cafe was buzzing but tables were readily available. All the staff were welcoming. The selection of food is quite extensive. Our choices were well presented and all very tasty. Will definitely be back!

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Friendly and welcoming staff. Good coffee. Relaxed atmosphere. Wonderful gluen free carrot cake- work travelling miles for!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

was busy but food and service,was very good and very helpful staff and clean. ..what else can you want

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

I called in here for a snack prior to catching the ferry to Rathlin Island. I had had a long drive and was looking for something tasty and quick. The Bay delivered on both these fronts. It has a wide selection of food suitable for all tastes. I will be back with a party of 10 in a few weeks'... More 

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Sentani
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Fantastic view over the harbour and this little cafe serves fantastic food too. As an aficionado of battered cod and chips the portion served to me was up near the very top ever. Hot, steamy chips, peas and a crispy slab of cod the size of a small yacht! Excellent homemade tartar sauce. Service I was fast and friendly.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Lovely cafe with glass bottles of coke which I always love to see. The fish and chips were spectacular. Fresh cod with a light flaky batter. Best fish and chips I've ever had.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

The location of the cafe was just perfect looking over the harbour. We chose the smaller version of their breakfast and we' we're delighted with the quality and the service.

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Additional Information about The Bay Cafe

Address: 26 Bayview Road, Ballycastle BT54 6BT, Northern Ireland
Phone Number: 7595618999
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Ballycastle
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cuisine: British

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 26 Bayview Road, Ballycastle BT54 6BT, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Ballycastle
  • Phone Number: 7595618999

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British

Description

http://www.moyle-council.org/tourism/places-to-eat/details/?id=75
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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