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The Cook's Cafe

14 Ballygowan Road, Belfast BT5 7LL, Northern Ireland
+44 7758 610829
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible17%
2 Jul 2018
“not bad for a quick fry or snack”
6 Jan 2018
“Drop in on way ️”
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Cafe, British, Irish, Vegetarian Friendly
14 Ballygowan Road, Belfast BT5 7LL, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

Love this cafe, very family friendly and the staff are great. The food is always good and reasonably priced.

Date of visit: December 2015
2  Thank Brenda J
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Stop in for a morning coffee for my walk to work. The coffee is really lovely (and I worked as a barista for 5 years, so I am picky). The service was also lovely. Can't wait to try the food. Lovely friendly atmosphere.

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank Natalie T
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Not the cleanest eating establishment........at least 3 dirty tables and food on the floor. this put me off slightly, however, food was lovely. Dont know whether i would go back......

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank Tracy M
Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

Go in here every Mormon full soda quick service and always worth a smile even though I wind the girls up top class

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank Bibo178
Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

I had recently ate in the cooks cafe and i had ordered food for my husband and two children! I had sat waiting for over 30 minutes! Eventually when the food came it was slopped on my plate and in all honesty it wasnt the...More

Date of visit: June 2015
6  Thank Geogiaturner999
Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

I am a regular to the cooks cafe, the food is always good, and they are really accommodating to my 3 children. The French toast breakfasts and the healthy breakfasts are great and the kids live the chicken goujons and handmade chips. The staff are...More

Date of visit: June 2015
1  Thank AMCIL
Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

Popped in here for breakfast. Friendly staff, nice food, good coffee and brilliant prices! Definitely visiting again :)

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank Sarahchafer
Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

Stumbled upon this hidden gem after a heavy night out. The food restored all the faith I had in the world and the service was just what I needed whilst nursing a hangover. Great food, great value, great service. Can't wait to return!! Thanks cook's...More

Date of visit: March 2015
Thank Sdizzle11
Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

My partner and I decided to pop in for some food as it is literally around the corner. Well I am simply gobsmacked, the owner/chef was incredibly rude at one point shouting at the waitress because she forgot to tell the chef we ordered two...More

Thank C S
DamienMorgan666, Owner at The Cook's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2015

It was so hurtful to read this review as I thought this was about another place totally blowen away by these comments as most it not all of the customers and staff who know me whould NOT associate me with what you have said about...More

Reviewed 28 March 2015

This wee cafe on the Ballygowan road, in Castlereagh, East Belfast, is a hidden gem. The owner and the staff are very friendly and helpful. There is a good selection of food available, from frys, toasties, sandwiches, soups and salads.. something to suit everyone. It...More

Date of visit: March 2015
Thank ClaireBear192
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Ballygowan Road, Belfast BT5 7LL, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 7758 610829
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