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The Copper Kettle

61 Main Street, Bushmills BT57 8QB, Northern Ireland
+44 28 2073 2560
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (38 reviews)
“ulster fry” (13 reviews)
“irish stew” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
61 Main Street, Bushmills BT57 8QB, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

Visited the Copper Kettle for lunch after our tour at the Bushmills Distillery. We were pleasantly surprised by the delicious food and cheap prices. Great value for the money! We got a Mini Fry and a Freeform Fry. And the gluten free toast was SO...More

Thank Rachel G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Most cafes disappoint, but not the copper kettle. Bright, airy and oh so clean. That's a good start. Friendly polite staff. And good clean food. All light bites but just what a cafe should be and good coffee. If like me you love coffee, get...More

Thank Tommy W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

whether you are hungry, hungover or just craving good grub and passing through bushmills check out the copper kettle.

Thank Sarah_2449
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good location but not very friendly. Sat outside viewed the menu went inside to order and hand gestured away, with a comment waitress service. So returned to table waited for 10 mins no one appeared so got up and left. It could be excusable if...More

Thank Neil W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

once again a great meal for reasonable prices the number of tourists from across the world leaving with a smile is good for our reputation as good food servers!! the stew is one to be recommended and any (or all) of the desserts are a...More

Thank gerry19542103
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for a late lunch/early dinner. Most of their menu is fairly light fare, but they had a Roast Beef platter with potatoes, vegetables etc. It was quite generous, delicious and very reasonably priced. So, be sure to ask about their specials!

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for coffee and cake. Lovely atmosphere and very friendly staff. Cakes and other desserts all looked amazing.

Thank JayneWoroch
Reviewed 21 May 2017

A cheap friendly little cafe. Food of a reasonable standard. Willing service. Toilet leaves much to be desired.

Thank Lesley W
Reviewed 19 May 2017

...but not together, of course! They were on different days. We used the Copper Kettle a few times during the week, with no complaints at all. Prompt friendly service in a clean cafe. The Full Kettle Ulster Fry wasn't the biggest that we had during...More

Thank DVETheK
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We arrived on a busy Saturday lunchtime and noticed immediately that the place was very busy (a good sign). After a few minutes wait we were seated. That was after the waitress cleaned our table, and I really mean cleaned our table. It was refreshing...More

Thank Baylander
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What are your hours?
26 April 2017|
Response from Pamela A | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry although i love this small but lovely Coffee/Lunch shop i do not live in Bushmills. I have meals here when i am staying at Craig Cottage B&B near where cousins live. I am not sure of Opening Hours but i guess... More
Is this dog friendly?
24 October 2016|
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Response from Ana Luísa F | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I really don't know.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Main Street, Bushmills BT57 8QB, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Bushmills
  • Phone Number: +44 28 2073 2560
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