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The Red Door Tea Room

14A Harbour Road, Ballintoy BT54 6NA, Northern Ireland
+44 28 2076 9048
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“cakes” (91 reviews)
“fish chowder” (16 reviews)
“irish stew” (26 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Soups, Irish, Vegetarian Friendly
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14A Harbour Road, Ballintoy BT54 6NA, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

After exploring all morning, the Red Door Tea Room beckoned us from the roadway., We entered to the smell and sight of authentic Irish food, a relaxed and busy atmosphere and a selection of wondrous, home baked cakes. After a friendly chat to the owner,...More

Thank IADP1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We only stopped for tea and cake so can't comment on the other food, but what we had was excellent.Nice selection of cakes and great big slices too, staff were very friendly and service good. Situated in an old cottage away from the busyness of...More

Thank Ian W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovey little cafe in an a beautiful part of the world, cafe has something for everyone, kids menu plus it's licensed so if you fancy a beer or glass of wine it's in there too. Note it is pricey for lunch, it cost us just...More

Thank Kmilly028
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely Tea room - both the interior and the lovely garden you can sit in when the weather's fine. We enjoyed some of their excellent range of cakes, and had really good coffee, but it looked like they also do great food...More

Thank 8hwd
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was very disappointed with my recent visit. The food was average and overpriced. Service was slow. Staff inexperienced and generally not a positive visit at all

Thank Jacob C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have visited The Red Door in Ballintoy several times but yesterday was our first visit this year. It was such a pleasant experience to be greeted by the friendly owner and staff and served the most delicious brunch of seafood chowder and grilled filled...More

Thank Pinegrovebandb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited for lunch on July 27th 2016 with my husband niece her husband 2 children and a friend. Service slow. No Irish stew left but we were not informed until the rest of the party were served their meals. Hence a wait for my friend...More

Thank Maureen B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First 'discovered' this wonderful coffee shop in March of this year and we were eager to return with family visiting from the USA this summer. Had lunch there a couple of days ago and it was every bit as good as our initial visit! So...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great resturant in a cool town. My family of four had a nice lunch after poking around the Ballintoy harbour. Wife raved about the steak and Guinness pie. My curry chicken was fab. The desserts looked wonderful, but we had no room. The staff was...More

Thank Tim C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place... fantastic friendly service. Great selection of cakes / Coffees... Lunches, dinners, wines and craft beers also available... well worth a visit....

Thank TOM040255
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28 July 2016|
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Response from Amanda D | Reviewed this property |
You won't get a reply from the red door but have to rely on previous customers to answer your question. It closes in winter.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 16
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Buffet
Good for
Kids, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14A Harbour Road, Ballintoy BT54 6NA, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Ballintoy
  • Phone Number: +44 28 2076 9048
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