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The Smugglers Inn Restaurant

306 Whitepark Road, Bushmills BT57 8SL, Northern Ireland
+44 28 2073 1577
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
306 Whitepark Road, Bushmills BT57 8SL, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 433 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We initially wanted to eat at the distillers in bushmills but it was fully booked all night so we drove on to the smugglers and we are glad we did. The staff was very pleasant and polite and the food was excellent. Would definitely eat...More

Thank raymond910
Reviewed 2 days ago

We ate here two out of the three nights that we stayed along the Northern coast. Food was fresh and well cooked with polite service. The restaurant was quite busy; however, we had not needed to book. On the second night, the coffee was a...More

Thank Andrew N
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had an evening meal here during the Irish Open and enjoyed a delicious T-bone steak. The service was prompt and efficient.

Thank JohnandGen
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed an evening meal at The Smugglers Inn. The food selection was good enough for a nice meal to be had. The food was slightly on the expensive side for the quality and portion sizes but the food was nice. The restaurant was not...More

Thank sgwalklate
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here for lunch as it is right next to Giants Causeway. Lovely olde worlde pub with good menu & good service. Enjoyed light lunch of spare ribs. Nice feel to the place & good welcome from the hosts

Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate hear 3 times during our holiday, once in the bar and twice in the restaurant. It is the same menu in both but the restaurant has sea-views. They have daily specials, the lamb was really good.

Thank lynne c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really lovely meal with nice staff!! Only ate in it once but will be back! Coke glasses are slightly small but if that's all the negatives then clearly this place is amazing

Thank LPK1997
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really busy place, food was fantastic,hadn't pre booked, didn't have a fault with any of the food , kids food and choices were also good.

Thank Jillian T
Reviewed 1 week ago

They were able to take our large party at short notice and supplied great food quickly and with style. TheBar was alittle slow but as we were not expected that was not a problem. Everyone was very happy with the service and helpful staff.

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spotted this restaurant on our way back to Bushmills from our trip along the northcoast. It looked nice and we were hungry, so we decided to have dinner there. The staff's incredibly friendly, the decoration is interesting and funny and the food was good....More

Thank KyFlynn
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27 April 2017|
Response from Renaat V | Reviewed this property |
It is a pub based on legal opening hours
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 Whitepark Road, Bushmills BT57 8SL, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Bushmills
  • Phone Number: +44 28 2073 1577
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