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The Auction Room

60 Main Street | County L'Derry, Maghera BT46 5AE, Northern Ireland
+44 7874 280486
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“sausage rolls” (5 reviews)
“scones” (10 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
60 Main Street | County L'Derry, Maghera BT46 5AE, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We live locally and are regular visitors. Love the laid back atmosphere, the ambiance and a wide ranging menu. Had avocado toastie on this visit and there was a side salad and crisps. It was fantastic. The staff are very friendly and it’s heart warming...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed June 2, 2018

Well, I was in Maghera today with family looking at furniture,called into the Auction Room for a bite to eat and what a pleasant experience we had. We entered to the sound of easy listening music filling the air, guy on guitar singing very varied...More

Thank Eileen M
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

Been in a few times now and always good. Service very professional and food serviced quick. Got the large breakfast which raised a debate about rocket and apples on a fry or should it be left alone with the usual suspects on the plate... you...More

Thank Harveyoscar47
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

I love this perky place .It is so homely and offers free Wi-Fi . Food is excellent and staff make you feel so welcome no sad faces 😊. It also has a little play coner for young children . I would highly recommend The Auction...More

Thank Donna K
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Stopped off here on a wee shopping trip to Maghera. Well...Wot a wee gem, atsomphere brill, old historic building, tastefully decorated to suit...old, modern and quirky!!..staff really friendly, even had a great chat with Neil, the owner...a great guy. Now..the food...ordered a sausage bap.....presentation fit...More

Thank 85Michelle85
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

First visit on last day of 2017- happened upon this on Maghera Main Street . 3 large breakfasts were declared the best ever even had some apple slices in maple syrup and great bacon lightly drizzled. Raspberry and white chocolate scone was delivered warm, fluffy...More

Thank carmelannd2016
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Reviewed December 24, 2017 via mobile

Terrible seems generous. Went to the Auction Room for the first time on Christmas Eve for a quick lunch after shopping in the town. Ordered 2 coffees and 2 toasties from quite a bare menu for a total around £16 and then sat at a...More

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Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

We ate in here last night, and had a very pleasant surprise. The ambience, staff and food were all lovely. With only about 8 mains on the menu, there was something to suit everyone. I had the burrito (scrummy) and my husband had a bacon...More

Thank olivia k
Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

Every time I visit here I come away either slightly disappointed or very! Last time I was here I was given a knife and fork with old food encrusted onto it. The table was covered in crumbs. Had to wait 40 minutes for food, which...More

1  Thank Eoghan M
Reviewed October 19, 2017

Went into The Auction Room today to escape the heavy rain. As a group of three we had no problem getting seated, we were greeted by a very pleasant member of staff called Michaela who served us. We ordered home made veg soup, toasties and...More

Thank brendan q
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$10
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Free Off-Street Parking, Digital Payments, Delivery, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Main Street | County L'Derry, Maghera BT46 5AE, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Londonderry  >  Maghera
  • Phone Number: +44 7874 280486
  • E-mail
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