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The Bay Cafe

26 Bayview Road, Ballycastle BT54 6BT, Northern Ireland
+44 7595 618999
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, British, Irish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
26 Bayview Road, Ballycastle BT54 6BT, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in this morning after going taking photos at The Dark Hedges with the wife..usual fry for us each which are always on point..we always go in and we have not had anything that even resembles bad...once had the steak and mushroom pie and they...More

Thank Carl W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had an amazing fry from here. Staff are extremely friendly. The venue looks out over the harbour. A nice place to sit and have a yummy breakfast and a cup of tea

Thank Gdreviewer1205
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We drove up from Antrim town to Ballycastle looking to have a fish and chip lunch in Mortons as we had done several times before. However, being winter, Mortons was closed when we arrived so we walked the short distance to The Bay Cafe to...More

Thank dave_sim1955
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

One of my favourite places for food in ballycastle. Top quality food and amazing views. Staff are friendly and welcoming.

Thank orrin r
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

This place is a great find opens for breakfast at 8am great options and nothing greasy or pre made and fantastic value ! Clean fresh and the cakes look Devine! Would recommend it to everyone

1  Thank Claire H
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely spacious clean restaurant offering great views of the harbour and out to sea as well as first class food at reasonable prices. Efficient, welcoming and friendly staff.

2  Thank timeagain
Reviewed 25 September 2017

lovely café, the staff were very welcoming, must say the fish and chips were the best we had tasted and also our quests thought so too. they were complimented by homemade tartar sauce. absolutely delicious, definitely recommend, best wishes sent, Sonia Dave Paul and Sue...More

2  Thank SONIA A
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went here twice for breakfast and was never disappointed. It has a great view and wonderful service. This was also the best mocha I had during our whole trip!

2  Thank Kali W
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Went in for lunch on afternoon midweek in September.Really good food very good value.Great staff really good experience.

2  Thank Whitty85
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Excellent service. Good choice of food. Window seat overlooks the harbour and Rathlin Island. We even had a friendly jackdaw on the windowsill outside watching us eat the all day breakfast.

2  Thank DustyNWales
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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: +44 7595 618999
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