Restaurants

Top Choice Bistro in Portstewart

Harry's Shack

Bang on Portstewart Strand beach, this National Trust–owned wooden shack has one of the north coast's best restaurants (book ahead for lunch and dinner). Harry's uses fruit, vegetables and herbs from its own organic…
Top Choice Street Food in Derry (Londonderry)

Pyke 'n' Pommes

Derry's single-best eatery is this quayside shipping container. Chef Kevin Pyke's delectable, mostly organic burgers span his signature Notorious PIG (pulled pork, crispy slaw, beetroot and crème fraiche) and Vegand…
Top Choice Irish in Derry (Londonderry)

Brown's Restaurant

From the outside Brown's may not have the most promising appearance, but step inside and you're in an elegant little enclave of brandy-coloured banquettes and ornate metal light fittings, with vintage monochrome pri…
Irish in Derry (Londonderry)

Ollies

All the food at this bright cafe/bistro is homemade using local ingredients, from the fluffy pancakes and waffles at breakfast to the creamy Greencastle seafood chowder and the breads, cakes and pastries. There's a …
Cafe in Portstewart

Warke's Deli

Warke's makes everything on the premises – Bircher muesli, pancakes, soups, salads and bruschetta included. If you'd rather take a picnic to the beach, you can get hampers made up. Its corner building (where Portmor…
Modern Irish in Derry (Londonderry)

Harry's Derry

At its new premises in Derry's Craft Village, Harry's serves a similar menu of fresh seafood, local meat and produce from its own 2-acre farm that has been such a hit at its Portstewart restaurant, Harry's Shack. Bo…
Cafe in Derry (Londonderry)

Primrose Cafe

The Primrose prospers by sticking to the classics and doing them really well: scones, cookies, cheesecake, gateau and meringue pie, all baked fresh daily, plus brunch items like waffles, Greencastle smoked kipper an…
Indian in Derry (Londonderry)

Saffron

Indian restaurants in Ireland tend to be more miss than hit, but Saffron stands out, not only for its fiery curries, rich tikkas and aromatic biryani dishes (made from basmati rice and served with masala sauce), but…
Irish in Limavady

Lime Tree

Streamlined decor in shades of burgundy and beige softened by flickering tea lights creates a relaxing atmosphere in Limavady's best eatery. The menu promotes local produce, from baked cod with tomato and fennel sau…
Irish in Magilligan Point

Point Bar

A popular place on the waterfront with views across to Greencastle in Donegal, Point Bar has roaring open fires and serves a great pint of Guinness. There are daily seafood specials on offer as well as hearty pub gr…