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The Pit Stop Cafe

39 Balloo Walk, Bangor BT19 7RH, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9145 1818
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“ulster fry” (31 reviews)
“breakfast fry” (3 reviews)
“steak pie” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
39 Balloo Walk, Bangor BT19 7RH, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

There were 8 people in our party, various ages. Everyone really enjoyed the food. On reading previous reviews I found our experience much more positive.. The service was excellent, food very good - it was nice and warm. Also a great variety, including vegetables and...More

Thank NMC061
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I can’t thank the owner of the pit stop enough. As one of the veterans who stopped by for take out Carvery after Remembrance Parade at City Hall we were given our lunch free of charge because we were in military association uniform. What an...More

Thank Hilary615
Reviewed 1 week ago

good fry at a good price, the portions are plenty and the staff are friendly. will call in again for a fry

Thank harry773
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for breakfast and enjoyed the experience. Fast service good food served by pleasant staff. Surroundings are good and staff attentive just what you want & breakfast the way you want it. Coffee is good as well.

Thank contented939
Reviewed 1 week ago

First time here and was pleasantly surprised. Good basic food, good portions, bit of a nightmare at the tills. You order your meal then get a slip of paper then you make your way to the till to pay, pick up cutlery etc and go...More

Thank reyscaro
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited here with my parents as my mum likes their food. She only leaves the house twice a year for a hospital visit and this is where she likes to get a fry. Plus access is easy for her. I myself like the food as...More

1  Thank grannywally
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the best places if you want a quick no frills feed at a good price, one of my favourites for a "fry", any time I've visited it's been busy, always a good sign, particularly during the week.

Thank Thegingerone0720
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family was over from Scotland for a few days and were staying near. They were able to accommodate 10 of us by joining tables together. Most had the all day fry and I had the omelette. all the food arrived together and piping hot....More

Thank stephen a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I called in for breakfast with my son and his girlfriend after I collected them early morning from Dublin airport. The girl on the counter was friendly and helpful, saying if we hadn't been before she would explain how their system works (You order at...More

Thank PaulHFromCranley
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Whatever you want - they have it, and all at a reasonable price. family friendly environment. comfy seats - you don't feel in a rush to get out.

Thank Mike H
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Andy M
17 November 2017|
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Response from Alan T | Reviewed this property |
Most probably. Unlikely to be haute cuisine though, but you won't leave hungry!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$4
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Balloo Walk, Bangor BT19 7RH, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Bangor
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9145 1818
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