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Roark's Kitchen

56 Harbour Road | Ballintoy Harbour, Ballintoy BT54 6NA, Northern Ireland
+44 28 2076 3632
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (60 reviews)
“fish stew” (22 reviews)
“coffee cake” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
56 Harbour Road | Ballintoy Harbour, Ballintoy BT54 6NA, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 199 reviews

Reviewed 26 October 2017

Food is combination of traditional and local and good value for money, with a good range to choose from

Thank BryantheViking71
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Fab location, homely feel if a little compact. Cakes looked amazing and 2 out of 3 were fabulous. A nice spot for tea in the rain or for sitting out in the sun

Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Excellent selection of home made cakes, tarts and pastries. Small inside space and seating outside. Well worth a visit if you ar in the area.

Thank TouristUK101
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This may not be the prettiest, or most luxurious establishment and the menu may not be extensive but what they do, they do well. Irish stew and light meals washed down by loads of cake. It was quite funny watching people enter the cafe. You...More

Thank Adrien P
Reviewed 25 September 2017

What a fantastic place! Right on the harbour front. Only a small venue with some tables and chairs outside; inside is wonderfully cosy and welcoming. A large table displays the home baked cakes of the day....which are truly amazing. Huge servings! and absolutely exquisite !!!!...More

1  Thank Colin J
Reviewed 19 September 2017

This cozy restaurant was well worth the winding ride to the harbor. Outside tables are available, but we opted for one of the four inside tables. The first thing we noticed was the table with the most delicious looking desserts made fresh at Roark's. There...More

Thank Shorepapa
Reviewed 16 September 2017

I had tea and a pastry here while touring the harbor. Such a quaint, cozy little place, with a nice selection of teas, coffee, pastries, sandwiches and soups.

Thank NHjo
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Home cooked treats in a tiny cafe overlooking the sea. Staff pleasant and helpful. Prices very reasonable. Liked it so much we went back again. Irish stew tasted great. Mackerel delicious. But make sure you have room for the cakes and deserts.

Thank S0l58
Reviewed 9 September 2017

A must for your visit to the area, the Harbour is stunning with a snack in the cafe part of the visit. The cakes are stunning. The other food is really good too with a good range and choice. The prices are very reasonable and...More

Thank Shaugho
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Small tea rooms offering a small selection of hot food locally caught. However the cakes and cold offerings are amazing! All homemade by a very talented woman called Pauline. Unbelievable!

Thank 345Andrew28
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KailuaGal
26 April 2017|
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Response from mint225 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there Its a small and simple cafe, nothing fancy here, but hopefully they will be able to find something to serve you to help your veggie friend...
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Sean Dot F
30 July 2016|
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Response from Pauline M | Reviewed this property |
This has just appeared today ! Will check if they are there !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 Harbour Road | Ballintoy Harbour, Ballintoy BT54 6NA, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Ballintoy
  • Phone Number: +44 28 2076 3632
Description
Telephone: 028 207 63632
http://www.moyle-council.org/tourism/places-to-eat/details/?id=3


Incredible place to stop and eat and rest next to the sea! Definitely needs to be on tripadvisor!
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