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48 Causeway Road, Bushmills, Northern Ireland
02820732993
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Ranked #9 of 17 Restaurants in Bushmills
Price range: $5 - $28
Cuisines: British
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
Description: The Nook, situated at the gateway to the Giant’s Causeway UNESCO World Heritage Site, was the former original Causeway School serving the area up until 1913. Now painstakingly restored, this historic building is a pub and restaurant, which can cater for up to 100 people in one sitting. With something to suit every budget, from homemade scones and freshly prepared sandwiches to a full candlelit brasserie dining experience, the Nook at the Giant’s Causeway offers a choice for everyone. Our chefs endeavour to provide the freshest local seafood in the area with homemade daily specials posted on our blackboards.• Open from 10am • Fresh Homemade Scones and Tray Bakes• Full Coffee Menu & Afternoon Tea Offerings• Food Served From 12pm All Day• Beers-Wines-Spirits (Fully Licensed)• Welcoming Open Fires • All Major Sporting events shown Wide Screen Plasma• Dedicated Free Car Parking for Patrons.
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Newtownabbey, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

Love this wee traditional Irish pub/restaurant! Quirky with great food at great prices.......amazing location and you just gotta visit if at Giants Causeway or in area

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belfast
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Title seats it all. Enjoyed excellent food. Lovely setting. Warm real fire. Always enjoy. Brilliant location next to causeway

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Alexandria, Virginia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We spent a week in Ireland and this was the best Pub food we had. The Guiness Stew and the biscuit were top notch and the hot port with cloves and lemon will warm any cold hands!

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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

This is a small pub close to the Giant's causeway in the old school house. Food is basic but delicious. It y a cold day when we visited but they have a lovely roaring fire that warmed us through in no time. Staff were helpful and friendly. Prices reasonable but not cheap.

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Letterkenny, Ireland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Lovely pub/restaurant with historic feel to it in a stunning location. Prices are reasonable and staff were very friendly and helpful. They did an excellent roasted pepper soup which was creamy and delicious and probabley one of the nicest soups I have ever tasted. Would recommend this place.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We love this restaurant - great place for tourists who visit us from America. Great food; love the open fire.

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Hull, Massachusetts
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

When we finished with our tour of the Giant's Causeway, we came back to this restaurant/pub. It was comfortable, the food excellent and the price just right.

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Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Enjoyed a bowl of seafood chowder after returning from the Giant's Causeway. It was superb! That along with a pint if Guinness - well what more could a person ask for? Service was good and lovely ambiance with fireplace! My daughter ordered the soup of the day (tomato) and it too, was very good!!! Soups are served with an Irish... More

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`Adanim, HaMerkaz, Israel
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59 reviews 59 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We ate there while visiting the Giants Causeway. We didn't have much time, but the service was quite quick. The food was delicious. I had the soup of the day (roasted red pepper) that was excellent, and it was served with the tasty Irish brown bread and butter. I also ordered a salad that was a bit too oily. My... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Great place to visit if your at the mighty 'giants causeway.' Staff were friendly, helpful and polite. When I enquired about the waitresses' favourite meal, she said it was the Lamb meat Irish stew. And it did not disappoint!! A hearty bowl of meat and veg that was fit for the giant Finn macool himself! Even better we got to... More

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Additional Information about The Nook

Address: 48 Causeway Road, Bushmills, Northern Ireland
Phone Number: 02820732993
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Bushmills
Average Prices: USD 5 - 28
Cuisine: British

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