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The Nook

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Irish, , British
48 Causeway Road, Bushmills BT57 8SU, Northern Ireland
+44 28 2073 2993
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“seafood chowder” (32 reviews)
“guinness stew” (8 reviews)
“steak” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, British, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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48 Causeway Road, Bushmills BT57 8SU, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

My Dad and I had to eat here for supper as our B&B was 1km walk away and had no food. We asked what the latest time we could order was, and they were helpful with choosing a meal and making sure we were able...More

Thank BabyOnTheMove
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stopped for a cool drink, after visiting the Giants Causeway. Lovely place. With lovely staff. We sat out side in the sun, and watched the world go by.

Thank Gina N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had planned on parking here and eating before heading down the road to Giant’s Causeway. This place is right by the Visitor’s Center. I did not plan on this place being so nice and clean. We grabbed a table and ordered drinks and fish...More

1  Thank Bob H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Nook is a great alternative to have to seeking a meal at the Visitors Centre. However, it is also very busy and must be a nightmare seeking a table during peak times. We went there for a late lunch and were fortunate to get...More

Thank bobjanh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After an early morning hiking down, then up and all the way around to the “amphitheater” then down and up again, we were ready for our morning coffee!!! Warmly welcomed by the staff at 11am, we chatted, relaxed and reflected on the unique experience of...More

1  Thank Olivekat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped here for lunch before exploring giants causeway. They were very fast and efficient. Had delicious seafood chowder. Best part was that they offered take away/outside drinks. Was able to walk to giants causeway with our drinks and then came back for another and sat...More

1  Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place to replenish body and soul after visiting the Giant's Causeway with good fresh homemade food.

Thank wellsvolvo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food at reasonable prices. Very friendly service. We opted to eat here on the advice of our tour guide and were not disappointed.

Thank Bluindallas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a cute little pit stop, very warm and cosy. I had the soup of the day here which was delicious, I especially liked the bread they made.

Thank maddiepout95
Reviewed 17 May 2018

This is a nice little Pub by the Giants Causeway and is perfect for a pint and some food after a nice hike. Keep in mind that you are in Northern Ireland so you need to pay with British Pounds but they do take credit...More

2  Thank Mark W
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17 September 2017|
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Response from Noreen N | Reviewed this property |
It really shouldn’t take long at all, I had steak and chips when I was there and only waited about 15 mins , the service was good and the staff very friendly and helpful
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Causeway Road, Bushmills BT57 8SU, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Bushmills
  • Phone Number: +44 28 2073 2993
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The Nook, situated at the gateway to the Giant’s Causeway UNESCO World Heritage Site, was the former original Causeway School serving the area up until 1913. Now painstakingly restored, this historic building is a pub and restaurant, which can cater for up to 100 people in one sitting. With something to suit every budget, from homemade scones and freshly prepared sandwiches to a full candlelit brasserie dining experience, the Nook at the Giant’s Causeway offers a choice for everyone. Our chefs endeavour to provide the freshest local seafood in the area with homemade daily specials posted on our blackboards.• Open from 10am • Fresh Homemade Scones and Tray Bakes• Full Coffee Menu & Afternoon Tea Offerings• Food Served From 12pm All Day• Beers-Wines-Spirits (Fully Licensed)• Welcoming Open Fires • All Major Sporting events shown Wide Screen Plasma• Dedicated Free Car Parking for Patrons.
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