We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ballyrobin Country Lodge Restaurant

144 - 146 Ballyrobin Road, Antrim BT29 4EG, Northern Ireland
+44 (0) 28 9442 2211
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #2 of 44 restaurants in Antrim
Price range: $24 - $32
Cuisines: British
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: For flying visits and much more – You’ve probably flown past it a hundred times on your way to the airport but have you ever stopped to think what’s inside Ballyrobin Country Lodge?You may be in for a surprise! Not only does this centuries old Guest House ooze as much homely charm inside as it does out, brand new modern bedrooms have added unexpected chic with boutique comfort and style. All bedrooms and the public areas have wifi access for our residents completely free of charge.As for the food? You’ll have to travel a long way to find as good. Whether it’s a hearty breakfast, a bite before your flight, a business lunch or a special occasion, Ballyrobin’s mouthwatering all day gastro menu is worth checking in for alone!See what you’re missing today at Ballyrobin Country Lodge – just minutes from Belfast International Airport and easily accessible to all major routes in Northern Ireland.Your easiest departure point – Flying from Belfast International Airport? Why not take advantage of Ballyrobin’s Airport Parking Partnership - give us a call to find out more.
Write a Review

131 reviews from our community

74% Recommend
    63
    34
    13
    15
    6
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Japanese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Belfast, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Had booked a table for 12.00 clock Sunday 6th July as we had a flight at 3.10. We arrived early and were taken into the conservatory which was quite hot and our waitress opened windows and the door and asked was everything ok. She took our drink order which arrived promptly. Our food order was taken and my wife and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Belfast
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014 via mobile

I visited here with my family during lunchtime for my fathers birthday , the menu seems to be quite overcomplicated, it's trying so hard to be posh (hence the extortionate prices) unfortunately it doesn't delivery on quality! For starters the service wasn't great, waited 10 mins for waitress to take drinks orders and a further 10 to take food order.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Selena H, Manager at Ballyrobin Country Lodge Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent comments. Please accept our sincere apologies regarding the service and the quality of the food. I know that the sandwich was replaced immediately and I do hope you enjoyed it. I am very confused by your comments regarding the '' the trying to be posh and overcomplicated menu with extortionate prices'' Our lunch menu is... More

Belfast, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014 via mobile

I was part of a group of 11 people. We ordered from the set menu. Good choice available. Food was well presented and very tasty. Staff were friendly and helpful... They even provided a pair of glasses to help me pay the bill! I will return!

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Arrived here as a surprise as had just lft another restaurant up the road to be welcomed to lovely friendly pleasant staff who couldn't do enough for us food was outstanding and service was bubbly happy lovely girls who couldn't be more helpful happy. A very pleasant surprise and a little gem will definitely be back again thank you for... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Downings, Ireland
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Full of local people out for fine dining - judge a restaurant by the number of local people who drive here - and this restaurant fulfills that critierion totally. Food served quickly and cooked to perfection.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Antrim, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Due to most of my family living in England, the location of the Ballyrobin is very handy for the International Airport. We booked rooms there and also a table for 12 for a birthday get together. The staff were brilliant and very happy to help, the quality of everything from food to rooms is brilliant. Would definitely recommend here to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Belfast, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

I fly back from London every Friday night and generally we go out for a meal straight from the wife picking me up. We have driven pst the Ballyrobin probably 90-100 times....and this time I decided to book and try it. The flight was early, so we arrived 25 minutes before I had booked, but it wasn't a problem. We... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Northern Ireland
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Recommend by a friend. Excellent food and service. Had the dub of beef outstanding as was the desert, Will definitely be back. Thanks to all at the Ballyrobin.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Antrim, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

17-May 2014 Had a beautiful meal here for my birthday with many family members. Everyone very impressed with starters and mains courses. Cosy atmosphere and friendly and polite staff. Starters:Rissoto on a slate platter, Mussels, soup + garlic bread, all very tasty Mains: My medium/well done steak was the best I've had in years, with yummy creamy champ, and Saute... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Selena H, Manager at Ballyrobin Country Lodge Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive comments and feedback on your recent visit to our restaurant, We are currently hiring new service staff and hope to eradicate the service issues mentioned. We hope to see you all again in the near future Warmest Regards More

Newtownabbey, United Kingdom
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We visited the Ballyrobin restaurant this evening and have to say we were very disappointed with the meal and the service. We ordered 2 courses from the Sunday lunch menu and were happy with the starter (which took about half an hour to arrive) but the main course (which took an hour and 10 minutes from the time we ordrered)... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Selena H, Manager at Ballyrobin Country Lodge Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback on your recent visit with us, All I can do is apologise again with regards to the service standards you received on the Sunday Evening. We are currently reviewing our staff and hope to have a functional capable team on board in the near future to eradicate the service issues in question. I value your... More

Travelers who viewed Ballyrobin Country Lodge Restaurant also viewed

 
Antrim, County Antrim
 

Been to Ballyrobin Country Lodge Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Ballyrobin Country Lodge Restaurant, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing