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The Lime Tree Restaurant

60 Catherine Street, Limavady BT49 9DB, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7776 4300
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good10%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (7 reviews)
“duck confit” (4 reviews)
“osso bucco” (4 reviews)
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British, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
60 Catherine Street, Limavady BT49 9DB, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I have been visiting Stanley and Maria at the Lime Tree for the last 14 years and I have to be honest, it's the best food I've ever eaten in a restaurant and I feel that's a tall order as we travel...More

Thank Emma B
MM123M, Owner at The Lime Tree Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Look forward to seeing you soon on your next visit over.

Reviewed 15 April 2018

We're just back from a wonderful meal in the Lime Tree, and had to review it immediately. This is without a doubt one of the finest restaurants in Northern Ireland. Having eaten in some of the best establishments across Europe, I can say without any...More

4  Thank storyjack
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Visited this restaurant with family in February. This is simply the best restaurant in the north west. The quality of the food is excellent and value for money is great (particularly if you avail of the early bird or theme nights. The atmosphere is cosy...More

4  Thank stevieni
Reviewed 4 March 2018

This place is an absolute gem. Beautiful fresh food. Great service in an unassuming place. I honestly love this restaurant. Try it, you'll not be disappointed.

3  Thank ValerieR123
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Visited early evening - alone - on returning from meeting in Belfast. Good selection available on menu. Had a steak along with trimmings - cooked as requested and enjoyable

2  Thank C7425LRdavidf
Reviewed 19 February 2018

We had a lovely evening (15th february). Book an early bird table, so not busy and excellent service. First stop starter: the warm salmon and sole terrine was exquisite. Our mains were amazing (salmon and chicken). We had homemade tiramisu for dessert (it had a...More

2  Thank Nicolas M
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Popular restaurant so book to avoid disappointment. Very friendly and helpful staff. The food was a nice change from other restaurants and the wine list was extensive but had some bottled beers also. As I said before it is for a special night out as...More

3  Thank John M
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

A group of 4 of us booked a table at The Lime Tree restaurant for lunch shortly after Christmas. I ordered the pate to start with and 3 of us wanted the cod thermidor for our mains. The waitress had informed us that the cod...More

3  Thank lckyr3
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Had Crab cake starter, steak, Sticky toffee pudding and superb wine. All absolutely fantastic! Just moved to the area and this is a great find! Host was caring, attentive and took time to tell as about history of restaurant and introduced us to staff. We...More

2  Thank ghostsofe
Reviewed 29 December 2017

The food and service was top notch! Really a throw back to the time of great service from the owners themselves . We went for the three course lunch and all were fab, especially the home made soups and fish mains. The best meal I...More

4  Thank Declan M
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7 April 2015|
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Response from limetreelimavady | Property representative |
Hello, Yes the restaurant is suitable for wheelchairs & we have disabled toilet facilities. Maria
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$27 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Catherine Street, Limavady BT49 9DB, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Londonderry  >  Limavady
  • Phone Number: +44 28 7776 4300
  • E-mail
Long established restaurant managed by husband & wife team ,Stanley & Maria ,offering seasonal local produce in a relaxed & informal setting with a menu choice to suit all.
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