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2 North Street, Carrickfergus BT38 7AQ, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9332 6060
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“steak” (10 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 5:00 pmAll hours
Cafe, British, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 North Street, Carrickfergus BT38 7AQ, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Sozo in Carrickfergus expecting it to be on point with the other Sozos. Definitely not! Very basic menu and on arrival the most unhappiest staff great you..little customer service skills. I ordered the mushroom soup which was more a bowl of water with pureed...More

Reviewed 28 November 2017

A HUGE (belated) thank you to the wonderful team at Sozo for looking after us so well for our Day 2 wedding celebrations last month! You were amazing as always, attentive friendly staff, delicious food and a great atmosphere for a perfect evening. Our friends...More

2  Thank Jade M
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Lunch time “Chile Beef Mac n cheese” with corn bread. Superb. A bit of a wait as it is freshly made but worth it. The corn bread was so Light.

1  Thank Tommy W
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Haven't been here for a while but never disappointed. The menu had a nice variety and the food was amazing with extremely friendly staff which makes it an even better experience. Looking forward to the next treat already.

1  Thank Julie B
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely lunch menu and friendly staff, I've never been for dinner or anything and am not sure if it is even open for dinner?

1  Thank Billy M
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

When in Carrick on work business I called in for lunch and had a chicken pasta dish. I asked for a drop of chilli to be added which it was no problems. Good food and very busy which is obviously a good sign.

1  Thank Ulsterman
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Love this place. Had the chicken and bacon posh pea carbonate did not disappoint really large plate and a slice of garlic bread. The creamy sauce is yummy would deffo have this again

1  Thank Linda H
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Nothing special nothing bad decent price decent food fast service. Nice quiet place good location music could be better.

1  Thank Brabbit313
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Love coming here and although am on my own was made very welcome and served quick ! The food is so good ! Fresh quinine with tasty bread salads coleslaw and delicious ham !! The soups are home made and delicious!! Coffee always good!! Nice...More

2  Thank Edithluc
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Whiteabbey village which is a lovely stretch of road on the way to Carrickfergus. Great menue choice for lunch or evening meal. Casual friendly dining. Need to book eveningd as very popular

1  Thank photomags
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 14
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 North Street, Carrickfergus BT38 7AQ, Northern Ireland (Formerly Sozo)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Carrickfergus
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9332 6060
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Award Winning Carrickfergus restaurant Sozo has recently been taken over by New Management who would like to take this opportunity to welcome customers old and new. After enjoying a complete refurbishment, the new, stunning, modern interior compliments the incredible food that people have come to expect and enjoy. From a quick bite to a lavish lunch, come and pay us a visit - your new favourite eatery is only a journey away!
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