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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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Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:30 PMAll hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Old Courthouse Athol Street, IM1 1LD, Douglas IM1 1LD
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

a restaurant that has more vegetarian selection than most in Doug. all made in house, fresh and varied in presentation. service was very good. cocktail was disappointing. ordered a margheritta with lots of salt. it didn't appear to have been made with fresh juice and...More

Thank Vicki M
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Restaurant about 40% full, food not bad but poor service. After taking order for initial drinks, waitress went AWOL, ended up having to grab another staff member as they passed by later to order food, ditto with another round of drinks and then had to...More

Thank David N
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Always guaranteed a good lunch at the Courthouse, service is good and good value for money. Had the risotto and it was delicious

Thank jscarffe
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

The courthouse is not just a bar - its a restaurant, night spot and public house all rolled into one The environment is spacious and airy but feels intimate at the same time. The lighting is subtle and contemporary creating a chilled out and sublime...More

Thank Ian K
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

I visited with my disabled Dad. Spacious and easy access to bars and restaurant which are all on one level. Plenty of space to get a wheelchair around. They have disabled toilets but they were packed full of cases of Schweppes lemonade! Not ideal! The...More

Thank Jesterson123
CourthouseAndy, Owner at The Courthouse, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2016

Thanks very much for your positive words, I am sorry about the cases of drinks but our post mix system, which is the system that makes the soft drinks on the bar packed up on the Thursday of TT week, Hence us having to get...More

Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Decided to have lunch here while waiting in Douglas for our ferry. We had asked a local about good places to eat and he recommended the court house. It did not disappoint. We have homemade pate to share which was very tasty. My husband had...More

Thank Stella_bella87
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Visited this restaurant yesterday with 3 friends. We got a table and a menu and you order at the bar and pay for your order (not sure if you have to pay before you eat but we did anyway). Food was gorgeous. Really lovely. And...More

Thank ais36
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

On arrival our table was dirty(coffee mugs etc), the waitress didn't bother to take the packaging of cookies and sugar etc that came with the coffee, nevermind wiping the table.. When we pointed it out, we were told that we shouldn't have sat down there....More

2  Thank Napsugar S
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Excellent food, the mushroom risotto was fabulous! Friendly service and lovely surroundings, would recommend.

Thank VMac15
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Went in for a drink, although the drinks were nice they seemed very overpriced for what we had. Nice decor and nice atmosphere.

Thank Emmilyyy11001
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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
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
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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