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Skinners Cafe & Sandwich Bar

58 High Street, Holywood BT18 9AE, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9042 6672
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“ulster fry” (5 reviews)
“cakes” (5 reviews)
“soda bread” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Cafe, British
58 High Street, Holywood BT18 9AE, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

I visit here regularly to pick up treats for the weekend and have never been disappointed - everything is delicious (I highly recommend anything with fresh cream!) Staff are incredibly pleasant & helpful. I have only eaten in the cafe once and wasnt impressed. I...More

Thank CMx270
Reviewed 25 February 2018

A lovely non-pretentious cafe. Situated at the back of the bakers the cafe serves up good food at reasonable prices. Seems to be busy all the tlme. Well worth a visit.

Thank Trevor C
Reviewed 26 September 2017

A popular spot on Hollywood high street servingfreshly cooked breakfast and lunches .A good non greasy fry and great value for money also a nice bakery at the front serving artisan breads and nice selection of cream buns would recommend

1  Thank fonziecool
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Having lived away from Northern Ireland for over 30 years I do miss a good old Ulster Fry. However on previous visits I have been sorely dissappointed. Not this time! Skinners Cafe delivered a lovely tasty non greasy Ulster Fry. All the cakes and bread...More

Thank karenleahey
Reviewed 3 May 2017

When I meet my daughter for catchups, we always chose Skinners for a sit down to enjoy lovely pots of tea, scrumptious homemade goodies or freshly made hot dishes. Service is always friendly and the ambience warm and welcoming.

Thank thewanderinggypsy
Reviewed 2 April 2017

My wife and I tried Skinners for the very first time and found it to be a very good experience. We both had the full breakfast and when it arrived it was delightful, nice and hor, grease free and had all the usual breakfast ingredients,...More

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Offering quite a good selection of foods and coffee all nice. Staff helpful and pleasant The tables are clean and well stocked with sugar etc. Only down side is wifi has not worked for some time.

Thank Lawrence M
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Skinners home bakey bread is A1...and their Smartcarbs LOW GI bread has to be the best ever, becasue it truly is 'SmartCarbs' and non-fattening and suitable for Diabetics, and for Anyne else it also tastes 100% A1. And the staff are great too. Of course...More

Thank Norman N
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

If you want a tray bake or bun that DOESN'T taste like it's been sitting out for a week and is as hard as your head then stay clear of Nero and head stright for Skinners!!!! The wide range of baked goods are all delicious!...More

1  Thank Megan K
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Once again as many places in Holywood ,it a family run business. Very N Ireland fare! Perfect for a very reasonably priced breakfast and lunch. Staff are pleasant and efficient. Place is a no frills place but clean and bright The bakery is fab! Delicious...More

Thank Muriel G
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 High Street, Holywood BT18 9AE, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Holywood
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9042 6672
Skinners Bakery - Cafe at the back of the Bakery. Best Pies we've ever had they make them there Good menu and prices. Service is excellent
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