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Monastery in Greyabbey

Grey Abbey

This Cistercian abbey was founded in 1193 by Affreca, wife of Norman knight John de Courcy (the builder of Carrickfergus Castle), in thanks for surviving a stormy sea crossing from the Isle of Man. The small visitor…
Pub Food in Greyabbey

Wildfowler Inn

With a French-washed, ochre-coloured facade and rustic interior, this beautiful former coaching inn makes a wonderful stop for generous portions of quality pub fare such as roast chicken and ale-battered haddock and…
Cafe in Greyabbey

Hoops Courtyard Coffee Shop

This quaint, whitewashed traditional tearoom serves freshly baked scones, cooked breakfasts, sandwiches and salads. Outdoor tables are set up in the courtyard in fine weather.