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15 The Promenade, Portstewart BT55 7AD, Northern Ireland
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (26 reviews)
“ice cream” (41 reviews)
“traybakes” (6 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Cafe, British
$$ - $$$
15 The Promenade, Portstewart BT55 7AD, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Used to be great but has taken a turn downhill. Coffee is ok by food is not great. View is lovely but there is a lack of consistency now and it can be hit or miss

Thank dannimac
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whenever we are in Portstewart we always go to Roughans - have done for years! Today however same fantastic view but food was so disappointing! We ordered pancakes with bacon and maple syrup! We waited for ages. They apologised as there was a problem with...More

Thank Elizabeth7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been coming to the Port for over 10 years normally calling in at Roughan's for coffee (the only good aspect of the visit this time) and ice-cream. This year has to be the worst, the place is filthy (how it gets 5 stars...More

Thank Lornamckay18
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

We come here every year when we are on holiday and I always look forward to a delicious freshly cooked crepe in the upstairs cafe! As far as we were aware they used to serve them until about 8pm so we were really sad to...More

1  Thank Alison D
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Good modern cafe with attractive decor with a fabulous view. Surprisingly, No baby changing facilities.

Thank Jim J
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Called in this morning for a scone and coffee but only 3 scones to choose from, not overly busy at this time but may have been earlier. Found a seat at the window which was great but had to clear table ourselves and it really...More

Thank Sharon A
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Recently flew over to visit Northern Ireland and had heard lots about this ice-cream shop from a friend who lives locally. The ice cream and town surpassed my expectations. The ice cream was amazing and the staff were friendly. I was i could visit all...More

Thank Katie H
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Never heard of this place before however found it and tried their black ice cream which is to die for .The usual places are also on the sea front but don’t go past this place for excellence

Thank BelfastGeorgebest
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Called in after the fireworks for a coffee and an ice-cream. While I was being served, my friend over hear A quite young female member of staff. Telling 2 of her friend to put chocolate bars into there jackets,before someone seen them stealing. As I...More

2  Thank lbuggy1967
Roughans, Owner at Roughans, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Thank you for your comments. I am sorry that you have had a negative experience in Roughans. The credit card terminal downstairs went offline temporarily. The staff member was under the impression that you had given permission for her to process the contactless transaction upstairs....More

Reviewed 10 May 2018

Like so many people we have been visiting on a regular basis, but in the last couple of weeks, I've been served by the older member of staff (not the owner), who has scratched his head a number of times, wiped his nose with his...More

2  Thank Emily S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 The Promenade, Portstewart BT55 7AD, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Londonderry  >  Portstewart
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