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Time Coffee House

19 The Square, Ballyclare, Newtownabbey BT39 9BB, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9303 9306
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good13%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tray bakes” (8 reviews)
“cakes” (7 reviews)
“sausage roll” (2 reviews)
09:00 - 17:00All hours
Cafe, British, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
19 The Square, Ballyclare, Newtownabbey BT39 9BB, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

Being a bit of a coffee snob and living in Belfast i will often take the short trip to experience what i believe to be one of the best coffee houses in Northern Ireland. From the minute you walk through the doors you'll understand why....More

Thank John M
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely little coffee shop on Ballyclare Square. Nice atmosphere with good snacks and treats and of course good fast hot drinks. Would recommend for a quick break or a relaxing hour

Thank ttjwallace
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Last time I wrote a review on the coffee shop it was scathing. However I believe I owe it a second review. The price structure for a double espresso has changed since last time I visited and is in line with other coffee shops. However...More

Thank Aaron W
Claire R, Admin at Time Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave this review. We are delighted you had a much better experience with us this on this occasion. We do take the time to read our reviews and make changes where possible. Our espressos come with...More

Reviewed 21 October 2017

I took my daughter there for lunch on a Saturday.. it wasn’t busy, there aren’t any menus, just a cabinet at the door showing what’s available. No prices, and what is written on the boards is too small to be read, even though I wear...More

1  Thank patriciamaxwell55
Claire R, Administrator at Time Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Hi Patricia, Firstly, thank you for taking the time to review our coffee shop. We are just sorry to hear you were disappointed on this occasion. We do actually have handheld clipboard menus both as you walk in the door at the counter and also...More

Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

What a lovely coffee house! The owners can be proud of the design and I can see they've though long and hard about it. It's all good quality furniture and fixtures and it all works together so well. I met a friend there for a...More

Thank Vanessa M
Claire R, Administrator at Time Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Vanessa thank you so much for your lovely review and taking the TIME to come on and write it :o) We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us. When your little ones are a little bigger I am sure they will enjoy our...More

Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Absolutely love this place. Fantastic Coffee house with great tasty food, friendly staff and excellent decor. Child friendy, spotless clean and always evolving menu with fresh ideas and irresistible range of cakes, traybakes and sandwiches on a wide range of breads. Make time to visit...More

Thank Gary C
Claire R, Administrator at Time Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Gary - love that 'make time for Time Coffee' - it made us smile :o) Thanks so much for the great review! And thank you for commenting on our always evolving menu. We do take a lot of TIME to think of new ideas and...More

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

A first class coffee shop. They have a huge range of delicious tasting food AND they cater to everyone's needs. Friendly, approachable staff on hand to take your order and there's no standing around as they bring everything to your table, which means your legs...More

Thank NicolaX1971
Claire R, Administrator at Time Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you so much for your review.. our vision and aim is to provide a warm inviting cosy atmosphere, somewhere for people to take time to unwind and it sounds like you have done exactly this! :o) I have no doubt we will see you...More

Reviewed 6 October 2017

I'm a regular customer as I love to support local businesses in Ballyclare and the food in Time is amazing! However, when I'm there I am always disappointed with something. First of all, after I have placed my order, the struggle to find a table...More

2  Thank cdr677078
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely time here! Staff so so friendly fab bounty cake and coffee excellent customer service acknowledged as soon as you walk in which I love when next in ballyclare I’ll be here lovely atmosphere to well done

Thank jojoNorthernIreland
Claire R, Administrator at Time Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Delighted you enjoyed your TIME with us! and thank you for taking the time to write a review. Please come visit Ballyclare soon and we will see you then! Best regards, Time Coffee House

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

I have enjoyed many visits to TIME and every visit is excellent. The staff are friendly and will take time to chat to you and the selection of sandwiches, scones and tray bakes are amazing. There is also a good selection drinks to choose from,...More

Thank weegee26
Claire R, Admin at Time Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

What a lovely review - thank you! We would love to hear your thoughts on the tea and milkshake flavours? What's your favourite? Best regards, Time Coffee House

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Tracy W
19 February 2017|
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Response from 921Jenny920 | Reviewed this property |
Time Coffe House is not open on Sunday. There is another very nice coffee shop called Browns in Ballyclare which is open on Sunday. Time is open to 9pm during the week; I'm not sure if it's open late on Saturday.
Rita C
2 September 2016|
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Response from Joby135 | Reviewed this property |
It's open every evening until 9pm except Saturday. Can't find a number for them at the moment but will try later. Regards. Joby135
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 The Square, Ballyclare, Newtownabbey BT39 9BB, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Newtownabbey  >  Ballyclare
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9303 9306
  • E-mail
Time Coffee House is a trendy coffee house right in the heart of Ballyclare. With the comfort of home, sensational style and fabulous food it is worth the trip to Ballyclare no matter where you are. Check the place out for something a little different and enjoy taking some TIME to unwind!
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