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Ownies Bar

16-18 Joymount, Carrickfergus BT38 7DN, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9335 1850
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“scampi” (14 reviews)
“chowder” (10 reviews)
“pate” (7 reviews)
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10:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16-18 Joymount, Carrickfergus BT38 7DN, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went for lunch with friend’s yesterday and ordered the steak sandwich. For a few pence short of £10 I was shocked when the food was set down in front of me with only a few chips on the side. The sandwich consisted of lettuce,...More

4  Thank Avril M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recently had a meal at Ownies Bar, with family, nice environment, comfortable, attentive staff who werent to obtrusive, really good food at a good price, will be returning.

Thank Rebel R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on the Thursday before Christmas. I had the scampi that I like, and I love it here. It had tartare sauce, a side salad, and I had chips, too, it was all very good. It was very busy with people from work getting...More

1  Thank Hanni_LR43
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

We booked months ago due to weather conditions are day wasn't off to a good start, arrived at bar to be directed upstairs no welcome no bar person no heat we had to go downstairs for our first drink ,no menu ask for menu where...More

1  Thank murielwoodside
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We had a brilliant 3 course meal here for Santa Sunday. Food and service was excellent. There were lots of Christmas activities arranged to keep the children happy and occupied. The star of the show for the children was Santa of course. He even had...More

1  Thank AnneMcCammon
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Nice surprise once we walked through the door we haven't been in here in quite a few years. The bar and seating down stairs was completely refurbished and not as how i remembered it at all lovely and quite well laid out. However the waitress...More

1  Thank David M
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Ownies is an atmospheric pub with adjacent restaurant. The staff are helpful but even more importantly the food is great. Go for steak if you are a carnivore! I thoroughly enjoyed a recent visit with a colleague while on business over a weekend a couple...More

Thank gilift
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Just would like to tell everyone if they are looking for a good Xmas dinner owners is the best place to go,great menu and good friendly staff,well worth a visit .sadie robinson.

Thank 323sadie1
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Went for my daughters birthday food was beautiful staff excellent well priced good selection of food had been before I'm not a drinker but always like a pina colada so was disappointed that they had changed the cocktail menu which had a lot of gin,...More

Thank Colleen F
Reviewed 9 November 2017

A great visit. Always impressed with the food and the staff. Nothing ever a problem if you ask for an alteration to the dish. Will continue to visit.

Thank peterjackson67
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16-18 Joymount, Carrickfergus BT38 7DN, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Carrickfergus
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9335 1850
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