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Brown's Coffee Co.

50 Main Street, Ballyclare, Newtownabbey BT39 9AA, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9334 1262
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good10%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (20 reviews)
“tray bakes” (9 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 21:00 Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
50 Main Street, Ballyclare, Newtownabbey BT39 9AA, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Driving to Larne to catch return ferry to Scotland we decided to stop for tea break and were fortunate to choose Browns. The service was very courteous and the food first rate.

2  Thank jamiso
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best place in Ballyclare for a cup of tea and a scone. Their soup, bagels and paninis are also great. I live in Australia and this is my go to place to meet up with friends and family when I go back...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Stopped by for a quick coffee with a colleague. Great vibe and I love the outside in appeal. I'll be back very soon for more and lunch. Coffee 10 out of 10

1  Thank CraigMcG70
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Brown's is always our first choice coffee stop in Ballyclare! Not only does the coffee taste great, the tray bakes are also very tasty! It is a cosy coffee shop which is always clean and tidy and comfortable to sit in. The staff are always...More

2  Thank cathyrodgers
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Dropped in with friends on a cycle trip from Scotland. Lovely friendly welcome, delicious coffee and a fantastic choice of home baking and THE best raspberry and white chocolate scone ever! Would highly recommend.

1  Thank karenmacinnes4
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

My friend and I go regularly for tea. A great selection of teas and lovely staff. A wee hidden gem. Also seating outside and they provide a dish of water for your dog. They are glad to see you and aren't pushing you out the...More

1  Thank marionsefton
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

This place has it all; super friendly service, addictively good coffee, cool and funky decor, and a perfect location right in the heart of Ballyclare. Love coming here. Daniel & family, keep up the good work!

1  Thank Jay N
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Adore Browns, Very fortunate to have this gem of a coffee shop on my doorstep. Have been a regular customer since the early days (at least once a week) and have never been disappointed. Great coffee and food, visited on my own and with friends...More

4  Thank jennifer f
Reviewed 14 May 2018

A small but very accommodating space for 19 rugby players travelling to Belfast for the day from Dublin. We arrived and spaces were cleared for the team to enjoy lunch. Food was tasty, coffee was great and the sweat treats on display had to be...More

3  Thank OranSy
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Best coffee in town! Modern, tasteful and cosy decor. Always feel welcomed! Great range of coffee to buy. Latte art is definitely a work of art!

5  Thank beth123stewart
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Questions & Answers
matthew m
25 June 2018|
Response from Djm1o1 | Property representative |
Sorry nothing at the moment
Anne O
30 May 2018|
Response from Djm1o1 |
We have a private room which you can book (minimum of 4) which seats up to 8 people 10 at a push. We do not do an afternoon tea as such but we do serve scones buns cakes sandwiches and lots more! Hope this helps Many... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Main Street, Ballyclare, Newtownabbey BT39 9AA, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Newtownabbey  >  Ballyclare
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9334 1262
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