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Halfway House Hotel

352 Coast Road, Ballygally BT40 2RA, Northern Ireland
+44 28 2858 3265
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good23%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“potatoes” (6 reviews)
“roast beef” (2 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
352 Coast Road, Ballygally BT40 2RA, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Quantity and quality are rare bed-fellows but this place sure knows how to do a good old-fashioned feed! Christmas dinner to die for and friendly staff to boot!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LucyMo_103
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wasn't sure how to rate this because we only had a pizza and the lasagne. Both were good. Very nice service and great location. Free parking across the street.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Misqueen
Reviewed 9 November 2018

We were invited for lunch and we’re unsure at first as it seemed a bit old fashioned inside. But, the staff were excellent, such service with a smile & good humour, the atmosphere was cosy with the open fire & the food was very good...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Michele T
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Good sea views, very accommodating and warm welcome. A hearty breakfast and very reasonable. Yes the place is dated but the welcome and hospitality far out-ways the decor!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank mcauley2015
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and I booked last minute and hotel staff were more than happy to accommodate us. On arrival we enjoyed ample parking and a seamless check in. Davey had mentioned on the phone that they had a lovely restaurant on site. That was an...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Janis H
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

I have stayed here on numerous occasions including January of this year also I return always to The Halfway House Hotel right out on the coast Everything about this hotel is really great. Bedrooms are very comfortable and spotless always I did stay here also...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Mary K
Reviewed 1 July 2018

The halfway house is one of those restaurants that you cant really complain about but neither can you give it the praise that it strives hard to get. Set in a lovely location overlooking the water, it makes an ideal stop if you are going...More

Date of visit: June 2018
3  Thank Paddywack41
Reviewed 12 June 2018

We would dine here anytime we are visiting that neck of the woods. Staff are great, and the food is simply 'Good Irish Grub' and portions to match. There is something on the menu to suit everyone - never a complaint from us nor any...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Desiree M
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Had a great meal hotel accommodation was excellent friendly staff what more can say sorry I was only passing through would definitely come back fantastic location

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank 203paulc203
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Superb location on the Antrim coast with stunning views and scenery. Wholesome food , a varied menu with food to suit all tastes and what sets it apart from most other hotels is the friendliness of the staff. It has an almost unique homely atmosphere...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank dalzelleric
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21 March 2017|
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Response from Jomaliem31 | Reviewed this property |
Twisha4 Go to the Halfway House Hotel website and the menu options are on their Restaurant page. Try the Trout - delicious!! Also enjoy a drive on the world famous Antrim Coast Road. Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 7:30 pm
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 352 Coast Road, Ballygally BT40 2RA, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Ballygally
  • Phone Number: +44 28 2858 3265
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