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The Pit Stop Cafe

39 Balloo Walk, Bangor BT19 7RH, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9145 1818
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“ulster fry” (29 reviews)
“poached eggs” (6 reviews)
“potato bread” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
39 Balloo Walk, Bangor BT19 7RH, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

huge range of food at reasonable prices. carvery style so yes, the food has been sitting for a while, chips etc are made to order though and the salad comes straight from the fridge. big portions, very family friendly and lovely staff. always packed out,...More

Thank claireofbakerstreet
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have been twice this month. For dinner and breakfast. Dinner was good she had the chicken stack which I wish I had if taken. Breky for me is sausage egg soda. Nice enough but better sausages could improve it. The Wi-Fi is not for customers...More

Thank Johnx144
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Used to frequent the Pit Stop fairly regularly for my breakfast but haven't been for over a year. It used to be okay but was shocked today. Fry wasn't the problem it was edible if nothing special. My main concern was the attitude of the...More

1  Thank fusilier940
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There were 8 people in our party, various ages. Everyone really enjoyed the food. On reading previous reviews I found our experience much more positive.. The service was excellent, food very good - it was nice and warm. Also a great variety, including vegetables and...More

Thank NMC061
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I can’t thank the owner of the pit stop enough. As one of the veterans who stopped by for take out Carvery after Remembrance Parade at City Hall we were given our lunch free of charge because we were in military association uniform. What an...More

Thank Hilary615
Reviewed 11 November 2017

good fry at a good price, the portions are plenty and the staff are friendly. will call in again for a fry

Thank harry773
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We went for breakfast and enjoyed the experience. Fast service good food served by pleasant staff. Surroundings are good and staff attentive just what you want & breakfast the way you want it. Coffee is good as well.

Thank contented939
Reviewed 7 November 2017

First time here and was pleasantly surprised. Good basic food, good portions, bit of a nightmare at the tills. You order your meal then get a slip of paper then you make your way to the till to pay, pick up cutlery etc and go...More

Thank reyscaro
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Visited here with my parents as my mum likes their food. She only leaves the house twice a year for a hospital visit and this is where she likes to get a fry. Plus access is easy for her. I myself like the food as...More

1  Thank grannywally
Reviewed 24 October 2017

One of the best places if you want a quick no frills feed at a good price, one of my favourites for a "fry", any time I've visited it's been busy, always a good sign, particularly during the week.

Thank Thegingerone0720
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Andy M
18 November 2017|
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Response from Thegingerone0720 | Reviewed this property |
Andy, I'm sure they will in the run up to Christmas, they will produce a Christmas lunch, but as for Christmas Day, you would have to get in contact with the Pit Stop, I just enjoy eating there, sorry I can't advise on this... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 4
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Balloo Walk, Bangor BT19 7RH, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Bangor
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9145 1818
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