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Nobel Cafe

102-104 Church Street, Ballymena BT43 6DF, Northern Ireland
+44 28 2565 4302
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“toasties” (4 reviews)
07:30 - 17:00All hours
Irish, Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
102-104 Church Street, Ballymena BT43 6DF, Northern Ireland
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Reviews (115)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here for a quick lunch. Friendly staff, they show you to a table, take your order and then you go to the "pay point". They don't take card though - only cash! Good food, not huge portions, perfect for lunch! Very quick service...More

Thank Fimckay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for lunch after shopping. First time here and impressed by both service and quality of food. One of the few places left where staff all had a smile and were friendly!. Quick prompt service and good value.

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely breakfast, great selection of food and thevstaff are great, always so friendly and very accommodating to my mother who has mobility issues letting her choose where suits her to sit as some of the seats are a bit awkward to get into, food always...More

Thank rachelmckinnon01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called in here for coffee on a wet shopping day in Ballymena. The young waitress noted on our order that we wanted our Americano coffees with less water than normal. The coffee was excellent. The food menu looked very tempting especially the hot drink...More

Thank sandylindsay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service was very quick food was good and the place was very clean if somewhat impersonal but that what happens when a place is this busy all in all a good spot for a fried breakfast

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Thank Victoria M
Reviewed 4 May 2017

The breakfast menu in Nobel is excellent and food is served promptly and always with a smile from the wonderful staff. Porridge with fruit is scrumptious and cooked breakfast offering is extensive. Lunch is also excellent and reasonably priced.

Thank BevDaveW
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Nobel Cafe has gone from strength to strenght over the last few years, this is a fantastic place to eat on a shopping day. Staff all young and full of energy meet and greet you and take you to your table. Menu is getting smaller...More

Thank shaz3466
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Always busy, but you never wait long for your food to arrive despite this. The breakfast is what we go for, everything is always super fresh and hot, great quality sausages and bacon, the pancakes, potato bread and soda are properly fried, but not overly...More

Thank suzers2017
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The food is always delicious and well presented. The staff are very efficient and the place is kept very clean. Great breakfast deal and toasties at lunch are lovely. Can also have a main meal here. Highly recommend.

Thank strawberryheart
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Service is always prompt and efficient. Food is delicious. Always look forward to getting home for a Nobel fry. Only cafe business i know without a card machine though.

Thank geek100
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102-104 Church Street, Ballymena BT43 6DF, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Ballymena
  • Phone Number: +44 28 2565 4302
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