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147 Galgorm Road, Ballymena BT42 1DE, Northern Ireland
+44 28 2565 2239
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good7%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (7 reviews)
“macaroons” (2 reviews)
“fillet steak” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
147 Galgorm Road, Ballymena BT42 1DE, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A pleasant surprise to see such a dedicated husband and wife (cook) team, giving such a polished show, great hospitality and tasty food. This house is super clean, fresh and inviting. A charming lounge for drinks in front of the fire, and a cosy dining...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lazylemon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I haven't been in this place for few months. We went for light lunch and didn't disappoint. The food was served promptly and was well presented, the staff as usual was very helpful and friendly. Definatly will visit again.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Not1418
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here with a group of friends and every one of us were impressed with our delicious food. Every dish was fantastic. Service is excellent, the best and most genuine service I’ve ever experienced. This is not number six restaurant in Ballymena, it is number...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Cancel123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been wanting to try Oranmore for a while since moving to Ballymena after hearing great reports about it. After a few failed attempts at getting a table booked, we were able to get one booked on the same day for my wife's birthday...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Samchar
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful and wonderful place to eat!!!!! The restaurant is really intimate and stunning, from the decor to the crockery and cutlery, everything is perfect!!! The welcome was very warm, the service was exceptional and the food is sublime!!! It’s a little hidden gem,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank h4dox
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

We booked one night as attending a wedding nearby. I think we got the better deal. The owners were so attentive and welcoming. Nothing was too much trouble. The room was cosy and exceptionally clean. Tea, coffee, water biscuits all available. Breakfast was included. What...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Shepsueeee
Reviewed 7 October 2018

it takes a lot to impress me but this hidden gem went and astounded me. it is a must go to place. it was a special occasion and the better half and me had been wanting to try here for ages and the best thing...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank david g
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Booked Oranmore for a 50th wedding anniversary celebration. Gerard and the staff were very helpful and friendly. The choice on the dinner menu very goid, the service was excellent, food was served piping hot and was delicious. It's one of the best meals we've had...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Sharon E
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Visited this well run small hotel today with 4 friends. Very busy. Prompt efficient service. Food amazing but portions too big for me personally. Great variety of meals on set Sunday menu. 3 courses £21. Excellent value. Look forward to next visit.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank cathy606
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We had Sunday lunch here for my Mum’s birthday. This place deserves more than 5* in my opinion. We booked a table in advance as it’s often fully booked. On arrival we were taken into a beautifully room with a bar to get our drinks...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank hannahmccormick28
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Marie M
21 June 2018|
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Response from stillsearching2013 | Reviewed this property |
I'm unsure. I didn't stay . Give them a quick phone call.
6 September 2017|
Response from pinkythecat | Reviewed this property |
Hi You have messaged a member rather than the actual venue sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 147 Galgorm Road, Ballymena BT42 1DE, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Ballymena
  • Phone Number: +44 28 2565 2239
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