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Ownies Bar

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16-18 Joymount, Carrickfergus BT38 7DN, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9335 1850
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“chowder” (18 reviews)
“mussels” (18 reviews)
“potatoes” (10 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
Grill, Gastropub, Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
16-18 Joymount, Carrickfergus BT38 7DN, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 520 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Service is great in the bar and restaurant and food never disappoints. We are regular visitors with friends and family.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 927danny
Marion M, Guest Relations Manager at Ownies Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for your great review. We appreciate you taking the time and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous food and warm family atmosphere. Go here often and it doesn’t disappoint. A gem in the middle of Carrickfergus.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Chloe O
Marion M, Guest Relations Manager at Ownies Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are delighted you enjoy your visits with us, and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been a regular customer to Ownies for years and every visit is as good as the one before, if not better. The staff are always so friendly and welcoming and the food is fab. Sometimes service can be slow but we are there for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Dan_LuMorgan
Ownies B, Manager at Ownies Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are glad you enjoy the choice of food and appreciate your repeat visits with us.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a drink in her at Christmas .had a good atmosphere and was fairly crowded .slightly ruined by the plastic glasses but it was Xmas and maybe they were too busy to wash any!would return though.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lorrainemc2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here a cpl of weeks ago the place was very busy and it was fully booked with Xmas dinners etc. Arriving unannounced with no booking they done everything to accommodate us. The food was delicious We will defiantly be back thanks folks for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Theauldsampler
Ownies B, Manager at Ownies Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review. We are delighted you enjoyed your meal and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A group of friends had meal here. There was a good choice from their A la carte menu and their Christmas menu. The restaurant was comfortable, we were in the more modern part of the restaurant which was spacious with lovely paintings on the walls....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Joannrej
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

GF options identified on menu an plenty of choice. Cosy for a winters day lunch with your family and a beer garden for summer days

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ld3363
Marion M, Guest Relations Manager at Ownies Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank for the review and we are glad you were happy with the GF options. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 7 December 2018

What can I say this is the fifth visit and really isn't getting any better, overall nice that's all I can say really, people rave about here????? £15-95 for a Xmas main course a bit steep had the turkey huge amount of mash,2,2,2 and 2...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Sightseer778895
Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

Was recommended to me by a friend and it was that good that I went back a second nite. Really good staff and excellent selection of main menu. Try the mussels as starter. Would go back next time when in Carrick. Only downside was TV...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank raymondmccaw
Reviewed 15 November 2018

The pub has a great vibe and is beautifully rustic inside. We were staying next door at Walter's Place and as we arrived quite late thought we'd have dinner here. It was very busy but they managed to squeeze us in and the despite being...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank TravelWithGaby
Marion M, Guest Relations Manager at Ownies Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We are glad you enjoyed your visit to Ownies while staying at Walter's Place. Thanks for taking the time to write a review and we are delighted you think we stand out . We hope to welcome you again in the future.

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Carole12_13
4 December 2018|
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18 October 2018|
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Yes. Ownies bar have a B&B next door to the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 01:00
Friday
10:00 - 01:00
Saturday
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16-18 Joymount, Carrickfergus BT38 7DN, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Carrickfergus
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9335 1850
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