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15-16, The Promenade | Bt55 7ad, Portstewart, Northern Ireland
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (24 reviews)
“ice cream” (42 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 23:00All hours
Cafe, British
$$ - $$$
15-16, The Promenade | Bt55 7ad, Portstewart, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A welcome alternative to the other more well known brand. Service was excellent and the ice cream was tasty!!

Thank Con_and_Julie
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a light lunch in the cafe upstairs here at the weekend. The staff were really pleasant and accommodating. The view out on to the bay is fantastic and we were fortunate enough to have a bright sunny day to enjoy it. The food...More

Thank PatMurff
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend and I visited Roughan's on Wednesday past and had a pretty disappointing experience. I had been telling him all about Roughan's as it genuinely is one of my favourite ice-cream/coffee shops on the prom; the views, the food, it's all usually very good,...More

Thank lee770
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

The view from the cafe is amazing! While there is not an extensive menu for lunch, it excels in what it provides. Not over priced like some other cafes in areas. Scones are freshly prepared and great. Only thing I would like is proper fresh...More

Thank NItraveller15
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Tasteful ice cream! I recomend for everyone custard and cream! Amazing staff. Its not expensive if you compare with others ice creams.

Thank Danilo D
Reviewed 28 May 2017

This place, in another location would be panned for the food. The view seems to positively affect the taste buds. Best things are the view, ice cream and the hot chocolate, which is the commercial version of Hans Sloane's. The rest of the food we...More

1  Thank thetravelprof
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

So many different types of ice cream to choose and for a very reasonable price (a large with 3 scoops £2.60). Cafe area upstairs very clean and lovely view over beach area.

Thank Ethan H
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Roughans first floor coffee shop and bistro has an unrivalled outlook over Portstewart Promenade to the Atlantic Ocean. Whilst the mesmerising sea is always changing, the coffee and cuisine at Roughans remains the same - Great. Maybe it's not the trendiest Coffee shop but it...More

Thank MacQuillans
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

If you want great coffee and frienly service and a fantastic view over the harbour to Fonegal .. this is the place to go to. Plenty of seating. Good atmosphere.

Thank suzanne b b
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I was in yesterday with my wife and received great service and fantastic panini's when these 2 women with about 10 children barged up past 6 people in the q at the till and took 3 full tables and more chairs from other tables with...More

3  Thank NelsonG007
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15-16, The Promenade | Bt55 7ad, Portstewart, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Londonderry  >  Portstewart
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