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The Bay Cafe

26 Bayview Road, Ballycastle BT54 6BT, Northern Ireland
+44 7595 618999
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, British, Irish, Vegetarian Friendly
26 Bayview Road, Ballycastle BT54 6BT, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 8 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
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

A little expensive but food was nice, restraunt clean if a little small. Just arrived after a 13 hour trip really enjoyed our breakfast

1  Thank mike r
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Decided to have an early breakfast dining out. You order at the counter, pay and take a seat, they bring the food to you. Pleasant staff. Ordered a large fry, nothing like in the picture on the menu which shows two slices of bacon and...More

Thank Nuala T
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favourites. Breakfast was excellent, lunch was just as good and the staff were very friendly. Such a great vibe in 'The Bay Cafe ' would definitely recommend that you try it out. Great views.

1  Thank Pamela L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids
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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