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The Old Thatch Inn

) #7 of 33 Restaurants in Magherafelt ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Irish, British,
116 Hillhead Road | Castledawson, Magherafelt BT45 8ET, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7946 8322
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“sandwich” (3 reviews)
“ham” (2 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, British, Pub, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
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LOCATION
116 Hillhead Road | Castledawson, Magherafelt BT45 8ET, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 73 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just a moment of the main Belfast to Derry road, this place is a traditional style Irish pub. Ample car parking space with views over fields filled with cattle and sheep. Out door area handy if you have kids with you. Simple menu served in...More

Thank alan m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had one evening meal at the Old Thatch Inn. It was okay nothing to complain about,and nothing to rave about.

Thank Graham S
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Bar service very poor and prices are very expensive compared to other establishments. One good feature of it is the ample parking spaces.

1  Thank Tim F
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Called here midweek at lunchtime. The building has a lot of character. The food was ok with substantial portions and well priced. Pleasant waitress. Would return if passing again.

1  Thank LindsayLog
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We called in without pre booking and was treated extremely well by Lucy. She got a table set for us in a short period. Food was excellent and the service was good. Shauna and Lucy were exceptional waitresses, made us very welcome and recommended dishes....More

2  Thank Jacqueline D
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were passing and decided to try this place out for lunch. The building itself is lovely and it's very cosy inside. The waiting staff were lovely and the food was perfect. I had a vegetarian stir fry which was packed with...More

3  Thank Fallon M
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Had a great time. Food was lovely and hot. The staff were excellent, especially Shauna. I'll definitely be back!

1  Thank Kieran1982_01
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely family lunch. Shauna and Kieron accommodated us when we arrived and realised our booking was at another restaurant with a similar name. Super food great staff.

1  Thank Monienne M
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Food was fantastic and service was excellent. Ciaran and Anna Marie make sure everything is done to a high standard. Will definitely be recommending the thatch to everyone.

1  Thank natasha m
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Stopped off here on Sunday for lunch. Hadn't booked but managed to get a table in the function room.had to wait a long time to order, when food came it was lovely, prawn salad ,large plate of food.food put down and staff walked away not...More

Thank Deborah H
OldThatchInn, General Manager at The Old Thatch Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2017

We apologise for your experience. We would appreciate if you could contact us via email to discuss this matter further. We hope to hear from you soon. theoldthatchinn@hotmail.com

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 32
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, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, 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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