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Wee Cottage

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Ballytober Road | Coleraine, Coleraine BT57 8UY, Northern Ireland
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Coleraine, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I go to the wee Cottage when ever I can. I love the homely feeling of the place. The open fire and mostly the scones. It would have to be the best place for a scone and a proper cup of tea and fantastic friendly welcoming service. So if your passing either on your way to The Giants Causeway or... More 

Thank Tracy H
Atlanta, Georgia
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51 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our group of 6 friend took a private tour from Belfast to the Giants' Causeway, and our guide Alister Cheyne took us to the Wee Cottage for lunch. It is a very cute, family owned and operated restaurant that features wonderful soups, sandwiches and cream tea. The owner personally helps prepare the meals, and the atmosphere is friendly and informal.... More 

Thank NoeliCannoli
Rochester, New York, United States
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75 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We got a scone cut in half with jam, strawberries and cream on it for 4 euros. It was very tasty but the scone without the topping was a little dry. The place is cozy and right in front of the castle.

Thank Patricia E
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We popped in for some tea and cake and had a lovely time relaxing on the comfy sofa. It was excellent value for money and I'd recommend it.

Thank LondonFoodTravel
Singapore, Singapore
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90 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After visiting Dunluce Castle in the rain and cold the Wee Cottage was a welcome respite. Warm and cosy with the fire crackling. And the yummiest scones I've ever had.

Thank kellcakes
Salzburg, Austria
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This little tea room is a wonderful place to relax and enjoy a cream tea or choose from other mouthwatering cakes. It is under threat due to plans to build a visitor centre car park etc for Dunluce Castle. The plans can be viewed nearby and clearly show that it would be possible to leave the tea room as it... More 

Thank jeasav
South Florida
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251 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

While on a tour to Giant's Causeway, we stopped here for lunch. It was cold and the rain had just started. It was so nice to enter this lovely little restaurant. It was so homey and welcoming, with a warm fire going and cheerful decorations all around. The service was quite special. The waitress/owner was such a pleasure. Just too... More 

Thank MVPinBoynton
Derry, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Called here while at Dunluce Castle and had tea and cakes, was a wet and cold day so were glad of a warm pot of tea. the atmosphere in this tea room is lovely lots of lovely bits and pieces to look at we enjoyeds our stop here.

Thank Josie14_03
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

This is my highlight of any trip to the Causeway. Lovely ambience, gorgeous china cups and plates, delicious scones.

Thank Brenda1506
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

Your won't regret stopping at the Wee Cottage for tea and a scone while you're at Dunluce Castle. A few things to know about the Wee Cottage: They have no phone, email or facebook (you can't make a reservation) It's cash ONLY Possibly the best scone I've ever had

Thank Christine H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Irish, Cafe, British, Soups
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ballytober Road | Coleraine, Coleraine BT57 8UY, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Londonderry  >  Coleraine

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?