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McLarnon's, The Ramble Inn

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236 Lisnevenagh Road | A26 dual carriageway, Antrim BT41 2JT, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9442 8888
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Dungannon, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

First time here had drove passed a few times glad I stopped this time. Great atmosphere nice and cosy , staff are excellent always making sure you are all right . A great menu plenty of choices and when the food came was excellent will go back. Would recommend

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Thank Johnwjl
Management response:

Hello John, Thank you for taking the time to post a glowing review of your recent Ramble dining experience. All our team really welcome customer feedback and we really appreciate your comments. We hope you can call again soon and thanks for recommending !!JohnM. More 

Antrim, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited for Saturday morning breakfast treat, lovely hot food good quality very good value for money. Staff friendly & professional.

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Thank Grace L
Management response:

Hi Grace, Thank you for posting this review.It really pleases us to hear that you and so many other customers have enjoyed stopping in with us .We hope you can call again soon to enjoy more of the Ramble's great food!!thanks again J. More 

Lifford, Ireland
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For Aldergrove airport departures and pick ups I am pleased to reveal an authentic fresh food experience near by,

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Thank 838berni3
Management response:

Many thanks ,delighted you found us !!!! More 

Antrim, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to the Ramble many times over the past two years and each time is just as expected. Great atmosphere and wonderful food. I would strongly recommend booking a table in advance.

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Thank Gavyn81
Management response:

Many thanks ,delighted you enjoyed your Ramble inn visit,hope you can call again soon!!!!cheers Wilbert!! More 

Montrose, United Kingdom
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334 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The building is beautiful inside and the staff are very friendly. We were a bit disappointed with the food however. My wife had a chicken pasta and although there was a lot of chicken, it was overall a bit tasteless. I had surf and turf which was OK but I have had better.

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Thank Brian M
Management response:

Hello Brian, Thank you for stopping off with us recently.We appreciate you taking the time to post a review and delighted to hear you found our premises to your liking.We try at all times to deliver a quality food offering which we hope all our valued customers can enjoy. Thank you again for your custom and hope you can call... More 

Bangor, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

a quick surprise pitstop from the Giant's Causeway! The food was gorgeous - well worth a special trip! Ar y ffordd nôl o Lwybr y Cawr - chwilio am swper sydyn a chael gwledd! Bwyd hyfryd iawn! Diolch yn fawr

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Thank ElinWJ
Management response:

Hi Elin , Delighted you discovered our popular restaurant recently on a recent visit to our shores from Wales I take it We are very happy you really enjoyed your meals and thank you for posting your review. John. More 

Northern Ireland
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Family meal organised here to celebrate my birthday and so glad we decided on this Restaurant. From arriving until leaving the whole experience was excellent. The friendliness and attention of the owners and staff alike was second to none. The choice of food on the menu was unbelievable - we were all spoilt for choice! The presentation and flavour of... More 

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Thank Tripster056
Management response:

Thank you kindly for taking the time to write your review .Your kind praise is really appreciated by all our team .We were only delighted to look after your birthday treat and make it a very special occassion for you. Thank you again sincerely and many more happy returns!!! John. More 

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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and service. John the landlord was extremely welcoming and helpful. We'll worth a visit

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Thank gill l
Management response:

Many thanks Gill,you were very welcome .We hope you can call again sometime to enjoy more of our great food and hospitality!!Thanks John.. More 

Exeter, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We used this restaurant whilst travelling to the airport from the Giants Causeway. When we walked in it was very busy but we were found a table quickly. All the staff without exception were exceptionally polite and helpful. The food was excellent. I had a gammon steak which was without doubt the largest piece of gammon I have ever encountered.... More 

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Thank deanm1968
Management response:

Hi Dean, Thank you for taking time to post your very praising review. This means a lot to all our team and I will certainly pass on your kind comments. We look forward to welcoming many visitors all year round with yourselves no exception. We take great pride in delivering great food and service in our country pub at all... More 

Larne, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Called for lunch today, first time visit. Very warm welcome and lovely food. Staff and owners alike could not have been more friendly and attentive. Wheelchair access excellent which was great help, would recommend... Hope you enjoy!

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Thank Kevin C
Management response:

Hi Kevin, I am delighted you all really enjoyed your recent visit.We always strife to provide our valued customers with a premier service and on behalf of all the team we really appreciate your very positive comments .We hope that you can return before long to enjoy more of our great homely pub food!!! Thanks John. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 01:00
Monday
09:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 01:00
Thursday
09:00 - 01:00
Friday
09:00 - 01:00
Saturday
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 236 Lisnevenagh Road | A26 dual carriageway, Antrim BT41 2JT, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Antrim
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9442 8888
Description
A traditional country inn offering freshly prepared delicious pub fayre . Banqueting suites catering for all occassions..

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