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The Old Thatch Inn

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Irish, , British
116 Hillhead Road | Castledawson, Magherafelt BT45 8ET, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7946 8322
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (5 reviews)
“sandwich” (3 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Irish, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
116 Hillhead Road | Castledawson, Magherafelt BT45 8ET, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 84 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We came here for a family meal with our two young children. We didn't book and the restaurant was busy but they did there best to get us a table. Everything was excellent from service to food. Such a well run restaurant. Highly recommended

Thank Natasha M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to Pop into the thatch today for lunch. The food was lovely and staff friendly and welcoming. The children’s menu was good, with lots to choose from. We had the fish and chips which were beautiful, the batter was light and crispy and...More

Thank dots34
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popped in with my wife and 9 year old daughter on the way home from a day at Jungle NI. Beautiful old building with a very cosy atmosphere and a warm welcome. Good selection on the menu and a fantastic creamy pint of Guinness promised...More

Thank Colin B
Reviewed 19 March 2018

A very busy place, good atmosphere in place, people very friendly. Great choice to choose from menu and food reasonably priced. Staff very obliging and friendly. Recommend this place to eat in

Thank 62hollie
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Called in last nite for some food and a pint . We where taking to a table and our drinks order taken . We ordered our food mine was the 12oz steak with chips and my partener got the chicken and broccoli bake . The...More

1  Thank Wesley S
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We went here for a Sunday dinner many times and the food is great value for money. I would recommend it to anyone. We were never disappointed

Thank doylecands
Reviewed 6 December 2017

As a tour guide I take my guests here for lunch on a regular basis, but so far the staff have not recognised me nor acknowledged that I am bringing international visitors through their door three or four times a month. As most of these...More

Thank frugalculture
Reviewed 20 November 2017

The Thatch knows they didn't deliver today but to give them their due, immediately, they sorted the problem. For this I commend them. The young waitress, front of house, deserves massive brownie points on the handling of the situation. She deserves praise.

Thank Bernie M
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Great food little bit pricey tho but as it was an occasion we didn't mind but not sure if go again due to pricing. Staff really good and friendly great location also

Thank ladyOfLeisure89
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

We went here with some local friends to celebrate our birthdays. We each got a starter, main dish and dessert. We tried Champs for the first time and the atmosphere was very quaint.

Thank Allison B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 35
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 Hillhead Road | Castledawson, Magherafelt BT45 8ET, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Londonderry  >  Magherafelt
  • Phone Number: +44 28 7946 8322
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Description
The Old Thatch Inn is one of the oldest pub restaurants in Northern Ireland. At the Old Thatch Inn Castledawson we offer good food at a great price. We are family orientated and cater for all.
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