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Apparo Restaurant

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Co. Derry 18 St. Patricks Street, Draperstown BT45 7AJ, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7962 8100
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Cookstown, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a beautiful three course meal & everyone was really friendly and helpful. For a Friday evening it was very busy - obviously popular restaurant! Will definitely return very soon.

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Thank mcoscar2002
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

If you are looking for a great place to eat in Draperstown then you must visit Apparo. They have a wide selection on their menu and also do roast of the day option. We had an early lunch which wasn't a busy time so had ample time to chat and enjoy the peaceful setting with the sunlight streaming in thru... More 

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Thank Deborah C
Derry
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108 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

I invited my mother and friend to join me at Apparo for lunch. It was their first time at the restaurant. We sampled the goat's cheese on focaccia, soup of the day and the mediterranean ciabatta. The food was presented to a fantastic standard and the service was excellent. We also enjoyed a couple of americano coffees and some shortbread.... More 

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Belfast
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45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Nice enough location and decor. Our male waiter was okay 5/10 on overall service. My partner ordered a main that included rice, 15 minutes after we ordered we where informed "they had no rice, would chip's do instead?". We asked for BBQ sauce during our meal, 10 minutes later it arrived, the waiter obviously made it himself and didn't resemble... More 

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Thank 1NPK1
Cookstown, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

First visit and probably will be my last - ordered the scallops, almost had to search for them on the plate, next was the steak which was nice and desert was chocolate fudge cake which was so dry I didn't even eat half. As it is quite small place and was a busy Saturday night it was very noisy, we... More 

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Belfast
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Excellent restaurant, perfect staff, helpful Niall H. Traveling home we were looking for dinner. It was too early but Niall did not let us go hungry. I would recommend without hesitation.

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Thank Ryszard S
Omagh, United Kingdom
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89 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Met friends here for dinner. I had the scallops to start with. They had left the corals on which I like but it would have been nice to have had a third scallop on the plate. I never order chicken as a main course but unusually I opted for the roulade of chicken with a parsnip cake and it was... More 

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Thank Sarah M
Manchester, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Had a evening meal here at late notice, the staff were great and couldn't do enough for you. The restaurant had a relaxed feel to it and was clean. The food was lovely and well presented. I would definitely recommend this place.

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Thank Michael L
Anchorage, Alaska
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142 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

We have stopped to eat there 3 or 4 times in our touring the area. Every time we have not only had really good food, but amazing service with a smile. Take a drive to the great little town of Draperstown and give it a try.

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Thank DebiBye
Londonderry
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79 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Eight of us visited Apparo recently for a special occasion and we had a wonderful meal and evening. The food was delicious and the service, although a little slower than I would have liked, was always with a smile. The only complaint, from all drinking the wine, was that it wasn't chilled enough and although we made our server aware... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 20
Cuisine
Irish, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Co. Derry 18 St. Patricks Street, Draperstown BT45 7AJ, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Londonderry  >  Draperstown
  • Phone Number: +44 28 7962 8100

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