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Top cafe recommendations from locals

Breakfast Spot
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“Beautiful mining centre with hosted walks into the mines. Great walks, beautiful scenery and only around 18Km from White Cottage. ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Bar
“Lovely quirky little place with friendly atmosphere. Plenty of cocktails and every gin you can imagine available!! ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Great value place to eat with set menus. There is also s coffee shop downstairs serving delicious coffee and sweet treats.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Café
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“You can enjoy a delicious snack, coffee or main meal. The decor is beautiful and the eclectic range of french inspired gifts in the gift shop are a treat.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Café
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“In an authentic 19th century converted barn and a quirky and innovative restaurant/bistro. Great for lunch and cakes and of course their world award-winning seafood chowder. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Café
  • 7 locals recommend
Café
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“Great for coffee and probably the most popular brunch/breakfast venue in Belfast. They also have a restaurant on the 'Ormeau Road' in Belfast”
  • 10 locals recommend
Café
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“my favourite eaterie. vegetarian. beautiful rustic mish mash cafe and shop flowers odd china turf fire bundles of atmosphere ! go on afterwards to beautiful historic Carlingford .”
  • 9 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“We usually pop in here after a long walk on Castlerock beach. They offer great coffee, a good selection of nice soups and paninis and the laid back jazzy background music adds to the atmosphere ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Café
“Friendly family owned brasserie with a great selection of fish, steak, irish lamb and extensive wine list. Great eggs benedict at the weekend. Jonathan is a great host ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Hotel
  • 3 locals recommend
Park
“Featuring seven bronze sculptures from 'The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe', including Aslan, The White Witch, Mr Tumnus, The Beavers, The Robin and The Stone Table, it is a stunning display of public art. The Centre also includes a coffee bar, named after East Belfast's famous author CS Lewis, affectionately known as 'Jack' to friends and family. JACK Coffee Bar features locally sourced produce and showcases products from local artists and food producers.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bakery
“An artisan scratch bakery. Everything is made by hand with whole ingredients. They grind a lot of our own spices, we only use sea salt, eggs from a shell, real butter, and sunflower oil for example. Eat freshly baked bread : Focaccia, sourdough , bagels and sumptuous, mouthwatering savoury & sweet pastries. You can sit in and have coffee/tea and watch the world go by. The owner :Jennifer, is good crack and is passionate about her baking. You can taste it”
  • 10 locals recommend
Café
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“Now called Revolucion de Cuba: Decor, music and atmosphere is fun, nice food and adventurous drinks lists”
  • 7 locals recommend
Music Venue
“My personal favourite bar in town. Always very welcoming with great music and good beer. The pub quiz on a Monday night is always great fun!”
  • 9 locals recommend