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The Courthouse

The Old Courthouse Athol Street, IM1 1LD, Douglas IM1 1LD
+44 1624 672555
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“burger” (8 reviews)
“risotto” (3 reviews)
“sea bass” (2 reviews)
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All hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Old Courthouse Athol Street, IM1 1LD, Douglas IM1 1LD
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Reviewed 14 June 2017

A lovely feel to this place, very spacious and nice seating. The menu was great and both my husband and I had the messy nachos which had plenty of flavour and lots of pulled pork. Would definitely come back and try something else.

Thank Corinne K
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Fantastic place! Highly recommend to all. Wide range to choose from - drinks and food. You can then continue to enjoy the evening in the bar.

Thank Chloe_foodlover
Reviewed 28 May 2017

We were again at the courthouse but this time to see the new menu there are some wonderful new additions to the menu which seem to hit the mark with all of us including our very fussy vegetarian The meals have always been good here...More

Thank lilyisleofman
CourthouseAndy, Owner at The Courthouse, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Thanks very much indeed for taking the time to give us a good review Lilly, it is greatly appreciated. Best wishes Andy

Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We all enjoyed a great evening here catching up with friends over for the TT. Good atmosphere, efficient staff serving an extensive choice of beers, largest and wines all reasonably priced Capt Medley Isle of Man

Thank Captain M M
Reviewed 25 May 2017

The menu was adequate without being excessive. The service was first class, friendly and prompt Decent wine list, good variation

Thank andrewrobarts
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Very good; straightforward burger, but done about as well as it gets. Great team that were happy to let me 'tweak' my order with some Mexican spicy cheese and peri peri chips and then to top it off with one of the best puddings I've...More

Thank Pete T
CourthouseAndy, Owner at The Courthouse, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Thanks very much indeed Pete, Glad you liked the food and cheers for the patronage! Best wishes Andy

Reviewed 9 May 2017

Mothers 91st birthday so tried the courthouse for the first time, have to say very impressed with really good food and attentive service everyone of our party came away happy, also a good clean environment with tables to suit small or large parties we will...More

Thank Skel2014
CourthouseAndy, Owner at The Courthouse, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Thanks very much indeed for taking the time to review us, Hopefully we will see you again soon. Best wishes Andy

Reviewed 15 April 2017

Happened to walk into this restaurant totally by chance as we were looking for a place to for lunch in Douglas and glad we did. Fantastic food and excellent service. The soup of day , cream of mushroom served with fresh bread highly recommend it....More

Thank aruns27
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Food was fabulous and the service when it was there was great. However staff were not circulating to check if everything was ok. Waiting 15 mins for a glass of wine. In the end I went up to the counter and ordered. Call me lazy...More

Thank Nicholas R
Reviewed 19 February 2017

A few years ago, a restaurant of this calibre on the Island would have been amazing. It's good news, and testaments to the general improvement of the scene, that it's now just pretty good. The restaurant is nicer than the bar area, which smells a...More

Thank Andrew K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Old Courthouse Athol Street, IM1 1LD, Douglas IM1 1LD
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Isle of Man  >  Douglas
  • Phone Number: +44 1624 672555
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