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Ballyrobin Country Lodge Restaurant

144-146 Ballyrobin Road, Aldergrove BT29 4EG, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9442 2211
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (27 reviews)
“ulster fry” (7 reviews)
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Irish, British, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
144-146 Ballyrobin Road, Aldergrove BT29 4EG, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very close to international airport so handy for a meal or just coffee. It is quaint and the older part of the building is really nice. Good parking area.The meals are really good but the service was a bit slow.

Thank 125jill
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The meals are v good and we have been a few times and never have been disappointed. Good variation of dishes and Christmas lunch was v good when we tried it. It is a bit pricey so probably an occasional treat place rather than a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a subpar meal in Galway, my wife and I were a little gunshy about the fish and chips or the burger in her case. So we both had a steak. I had the ribeye (10 oz) and her the filet (8 oz). Cooked perfect...More

Thank tdmeng
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with a group of friends for breakfast prior to going away for the weekend. Ordered a small fry. Food was nice but the portion size was pretty pathetic. Small piece of soda, potato bread and had to get beans as an extra. Service wasnt...More

Thank dave7a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All 8 in our group thoroughly enjoyed the food. The staff were friendly, helpful and accommodating (even for picky requests). I can think of nothing that would have improved the meal this evening - it was all delicious and beautifully presented. Empty plates went back...More

Thank Himandher325
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A party of 10 ordered a variety of dishes from evening menu but although the food was well presented it was not as well cooked. After the meal, (after the guests of honour had departed) discussions as to the quality of the food were exchanged....More

2  Thank Bernie D
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Ate here recently and enjoyed a first class meal, with a truly memorable steak. It was cooked to perfection (medium) and the accompanying sauce was equally memorable!

Thank thewarrensDublin
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful meal. Romantic cosy corner in old part. And delicious food. Sumptuous lamb and a la carte fit for king. Couldn't ask for more. Highly recommend but actually don't want his little gem to become too popular. Always a delightful experience. Prefer the older part...More

Thank Lucille P
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Food is presentation over substance. Very disappointing. Food was cold and tasteless. No atmosphere in the restaurant. Definitely wont return.

Thank Kilcurry
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Had lunch here and was pleasantly surprised. I have driven past this restaurant on a number of occasions over the years but had not visited until yesterday. The surroundings were lovely and the food great. Staff were very friendly and unobtrusive. The food was all...More

Thank Green38
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29 October 2016|
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Response from lizs750 | Reviewed this property |
We were lucky I think to get table at lunchtime. But it was early on in the week. The best Scampi I have ever tasted.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$32
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 144-146 Ballyrobin Road, Aldergrove BT29 4EG, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Aldergrove
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9442 2211
  • E-mail
For flying visits and much more – You’ve probably flown past it a hundred times on your way to the airport but have you ever stopped to think what’s inside Ballyrobin Country Lodge?You may be in for a surprise! Not only does this centuries old Guest House ooze as much homely charm inside as it does out, brand new modern bedrooms have added unexpected chic with boutique comfort and style. All bedrooms and the public areas have wifi access for our residents completely free of charge.As for the food? You’ll have to travel a long way to find as good. Whether it’s a hearty breakfast, a bite before your flight, a business lunch or a special occasion, Ballyrobin’s mouthwatering all day gastro menu is worth checking in for alone!See what you’re missing today at Ballyrobin Country Lodge – just minutes from Belfast International Airport and easily accessible to all major routes in Northern Ireland.Your easiest departure point – Flying from Belfast International Airport? Why not take advantage of Ballyrobin’s Airport Parking Partnership - give us a call to find out more.
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