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The Diamond Bar

6 The Diamond, Ballycastle BT54 6AW, Northern Ireland
+44 28 2076 2142
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (36 reviews)
“carbonara” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (20 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:00All hours
Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
6 The Diamond, Ballycastle BT54 6AW, Northern Ireland
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11 - 20 of 346 reviews

Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

We were staying in Ballycastle for a few days the week of the Lammas Fair. We went to Finn Patrick's (as it is now known) for dinner on the Monday of the Fair and it was Lovely. It had been a very busy day for...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Popped in here today for bite to eat and wee drink and I have to say food and service second to none. 5* staff 👍🏻will be back

Thank julie-anne5532
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Popped in for Irish Coffees. This was probably an old bar, but has subsequently been unsympathetically modernised to be bland and characterless. It is however clean and tidy. Irish Coffees were fairly poor. No taste of coffee and squirty cream on top. Just basically hot...More

Thank thepointmisser
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Great food, value for money and magic atmosphere at weekends. Mixed crowd, local, Irish and foreign. Great selection of beers, waiters are rushed off their feet but polite and friendly. The restaurant section is officially called The Diamond Bistro and resides at the back of...More

Thank Warwick R
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

I had a 12oz sirloin! Presentation was lovely! If only the food was the same quality.. there where tough lumps of fat throughout the meat.. I was only able to eat about 60% of it as the rest was fat! I do not recommend the...More

Thank ronanmcm
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for dinner and really enjoyed our meal here. The place was pretty busy but we were able to get a table for our group. The wait staff were really helpful and pleasant and the beer was cold. We received our meals quickly...More

Thank geoffdemanser
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Called sunday 13th had drink outside now called finn Patrick..lovely glass wine beer chatted owners and stayed for food ..nachos were to die for ..chicken sauce wee bit oversauced but nice ...went back Monday night again ...owners not there 3 young staff different story ..food...More

Thank helen m
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely bar in the centre of Ballycastle. Staff are very friendly. Food was good and portions large. Scampi for mains plus seafood chowder. Maybe a little too much Tarragon?? However I totally recommend this place.

2  Thank LindaLou1960
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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

I have had a meal here on several occasions and always found the food very good. Pleasant staff, keen to help. Good varied menu and reasonably priced as well. Have eaten in the bar and restaurant at the back and never had any issues. Very...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Had a really nice meal here with my family. Good pub at the front, nice restaurant area in the back. Staff friendly. Not expensive and the food was very tasty. Portions good sizer also.

Thank Tony H
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Questions & Answers
Ken H
24 August 2016|
Response from PeterM3039 | Reviewed this property |
It does get busy so book as soon as you can. The food and service are great.
Fiona H
20 October 2015|
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Response from Elaine766 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I'm sure they do think they do Christening parties etc too - Give them a call they are very friendly :-)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 The Diamond, Ballycastle BT54 6AW, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Ballycastle
  • Phone Number: +44 28 2076 2142
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