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15-16, The Promenade | BT55 7AD, Portstewart, Northern Ireland
08:00 - 23:00
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Roughans first floor coffee shop and bistro has an unrivalled outlook over Portstewart Promenade to the Atlantic Ocean. Whilst the mesmerising sea is always changing, the coffee and cuisine at Roughans remains the same - Great. Maybe it's not the trendiest Coffee shop but it is a homely place with welcoming, friendly staff and free WiFi of course.

Thank MacQuillans
Portstewart, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want great coffee and frienly service and a fantastic view over the harbour to Fonegal .. this is the place to go to. Plenty of seating. Good atmosphere.

Thank suzanne b b
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was in yesterday with my wife and received great service and fantastic panini's when these 2 women with about 10 children barged up past 6 people in the q at the till and took 3 full tables and more chairs from other tables with ice-cream. Now this is a very beautiful coffee shop which was very busy and her... More 

2 Thank NelsonG007
Craigavon, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Avoid the queues at Morelia, this is much better and worth the short queue wait. Brilliant and different selection each time I go

1 Thank Gayley25
Belfast N Ireland
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144 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Located on the promenade this place shifts a lot of ice-cream! There was a queue albeit moved fast. Nicest ice-cream we've tasted in a long time with a huge choice of flavours! Reasonably priced too.

1 Thank JPL93
Portstewart, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Call in most Fridays Have a guy I meet for coffee who just loves the view. Well this time they out did themselves. We had an Americano each and a scone. White chocolate and raspberry. What a scone. It was amazing. Presented perfectly and nearly a meal in itself. The staff are excellent, the view, I know it's only coffee... More 

Thank peterT3094UU
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

I've never had a nicer coffee out, the coffees they sell are better than Spanish coffees which are incredible! Definitely sell the best coffee in Ireland! All of the food the sell is to such high quality and all tastes amazing, I love all of the different types of ice cream flavours you get too!

Thank anonymous4431
1 review
Reviewed 4 January 2017

One of my daughters favourite cafe's and I can see why. The hot chocolate was the best I have ever tasted and the wide selection of desserts and cakes took us all by surprise. We all had panini's and bagels to start which were soft and very delicious. We couldn't resist the desserts, especially the banoffee and strawberry cheesecake, absolutely... More 

Thank MThompson191
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Amazing fry and great Coffee, 5 of us were not disappointed. Will definitely come back for their desserts as they look amazing. We were told it was under new management and you can clearly see they have upped their game big time. View is the best on the Promenade.

3 Thank NelsonG007
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 December 2016

We visited Roughans last week and I can honestly say it was the best place to visit on the North Coast by a mile. Desserts were to die for as was the soup with the stout wheaten bread. The view is amazing and the girls are extremely friendly and attentive. We noticed how they continually cleaned the floor which impressed... More 

Thank JHamilton111

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, British
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15-16, The Promenade | BT55 7AD, Portstewart, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Londonderry  >  Portstewart

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?