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The Carrie Restaurant

20B Old Green Road, Kells, Ballymena BT42 3LP, Northern Ireland
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (8 reviews)
“chowder” (2 reviews)
“pasta dishes” (3 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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20B Old Green Road, Kells, Ballymena BT42 3LP, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Second visit here, this time for lunch. The seafood chowder and the salt and chilli chicken strips were both excellent. Special mention should be made of the chips, which were the best I have tasted in along time. The place is really nice to sit...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank HabLeaf
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

We had a visit to the Carrie today and I have to say the service and food was excellent from start to finish. Roast beef and the desert was Devine and I will definitely return, the presentation of food was fab this restaurant in my...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank john c
Reviewed 14 September 2018

The lunch meal was first class not just in content but also in value. Service was excellent and the staff very helpful. Definitely recommended

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Barry D
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Had only heard of the Carrie last week after a friend had visited and said it was delicious. So yesterday me and my partner decided to try it and we were not disappointed. I had brie for started and it was delicious with ample portion...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Aileen M
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Having just moved to the area and using trip advisor to find the local eating houses and came across The Carrie. I only wish I hadn't so, so disappointed and it all started so well. It's a bit of the beaten track, and we were...More

Date of visit: August 2018
4  Thank Arlene S
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Have been in The Carrie a few times recently and it is definitely one of the best little restaurants around the area. The staff are lovely providing an excellent service, the food is plentiful, very tasty and appropriately priced from a sandwich to a hearty...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Redzview
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

The food was amazing couldn’t fault one single thing, plenty of choices for both gluten free and vegetarian. Thanks guys

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Robyn B
Reviewed 20 May 2018

I wouldn't have known about or have been able to find this restaurant if it weren't for the TripAdvisor community. It is in an out of the way locale with very little signage, but it's worth the effort to find your way here. It is...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Perkypaws
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Nice clean fresh restaurant..... food was very tasty and good value for money....staff were really nice tho maybe a little under pressure so service a tad slow. Would i return ? Absolutely

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Rabd77
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Visited here with friends we all had the 3 course. Food was nice and service was quick and the waitress was lovely but not much atmosphere

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Elizabeth S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20B Old Green Road, Kells, Ballymena BT42 3LP, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Ballymena  >  Kells
  • Phone Number: 02825890066
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Family Run Restaurant Ample Parking Facilities Varied Menu to Suit all Requirements Family Friendly Vegetarian & Dietary Requests Catered For All Food Locally Sourced and Prepared Fresh Daily to Order
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