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  • Shambles Workshop
    Crafting | Glenarm | Shopping

    Shambles Workshop is a unique family owned craft shop in Glenarm Castle estate. From photography to bespoke retro up-cycled items to jewellery, everything is sourced and hand made by them with a number of local artists also displaying their work.

  • Ulsterwhiskey.com Tours
    Experience | Food and Drink | Tours and Itineraries

    Irish Whiskey is the fastest growing drinks market in the world, more and more people are rediscovering this most wonderful of drinks. Join Marty McAuley and be guided through the dynamic and exciting world.

  • The Byre Shop at Glenarm Castle
    Glenarm | Shopping

    Boutique fashion and gift shop within the grounds of Glenarm Castle on the Causeway Coastal Route, featuring a wide range of ladies and gents clothing and accessories plus a selection of beautiful gifts and local craft goods.

  • Follow Coffee Co
    Ballymena | Food and Drink

    Good quality coffee and food in comfortable surroundings within the heart of Ballymena.

  • Victoriana Flower School
    Activities | Crafting | Experience | Shopping | Whitehead

    Learn the art of flower arranging with exquisite florist Kim Davies at Victoriana Flower School, located just outside Whitehead, on the Causeway Coastal route. A wide range of courses are available for all levels of participants and interests.

  • Templecorran Church graveyard
    Attraction | Ballycarry

    Discover magnificent views and Ulster Scots heritage in Templecorran graveyard, Ballycarry.

  • Broughshane Waterfowl Park
    Attraction | Broughshane | Family Fun

    Special waterfowl pond and woodland in Broughshane, run by volunteers with lots of wildlife and outdoor fun for all the family. It's quite unique, being one of only two places in the world where all seven species of swan can be found.

  • Larne Town Parks
    Attraction | Family Fun | Larne | Walking

    Town Park and Chaine Park are delightful parks located on the Causeway Coastal route in Larne offering dramatic coastal views out to Scotland, pleasurable walks, unique heritage features and entertainment for all the family.

  • Ballymena's People’s Park
    Attraction | Ballymena | Family Fun | Walking

    45-acre urban park in the heart of Ballymena with something to do for all the family - you can check out the lake full of ducks, modern playground, urban art, sports facilities, delightful flowers and onsite community initiatives.

  • Carrickfergus Marine Gardens & Promenade
    Attraction | Carrickfergus | Family Fun | Walking

    Beautiful parkland on the waterfront of Carrickfergus within sight of the Castle featuring a maritime themed children's playground, special memorial area, gardens and picnic area.

  • World of Wonder
    Carrickfergus | Family Fun

    One of Northern Ireland's biggest and most modern indoor play centres located in Carrickfergus, giving you all the space you need for hours of family fun, whatever the weather.

  • Whitehead Golf Club Restaurant
    Food and Drink | Whitehead

    Situated on Muldersleigh Hill, on the outskirts of Whitehead, Whitehead Golf Club restaurant offers unrivalled views and a wide range of delicious dishes. Open to non-members.

Chocoa Couture Chocolate House and Bistro

Chocoa Couture Chocolate House and Bistro
Ballymena | Food and Drink

Northern Ireland's first premium chocolate and dessert boutique bistro, located in Ballymena offering handmade chocolates, luxury desserts and hot food.

The Prom Café

The Prom Café
Larne | Food and Drink

The Prom Café, located in Larne beside a delightful promenade walk and Jurassic coastline, offers exceptional coastal views and delicious food including afternoon tea.

Castello Italia

Castello Italia
Carrickfergus | Food and Drink

Italian restaurant, coffee shop and gelato emporium in Carrickfergus, ideally positioned on the Causeway Coastal route, with stunning views over Belfast Lough and an easy walk to Carrickfergus Castle.

The Grouse Restaurant & Bar

The Grouse Restaurant & Bar
Ballymena | Food and Drink

The Grouse Restaurant & Bar has long been a favourite for food, drinks and live entertainment in the heart of Ballymena’s bustling town centre. It is renowned for its great location, luxurious traditional décor, roaring fires and relaxing atmosphere.

The Dancing Goat Cafe

The Dancing Goat Cafe
Carrickfergus | Food and Drink

Located in the grounds of Kilcreggan Urban Farm, The Dancing Goat Café is a not-for-profit Social Enterprise offering work opportunities to adults with learning disabilities, providing healthy breakfasts, lunches & sweet treats.

Castle Kitchen + Bar

Castle Kitchen + Bar
Galgorm & Cullybackey | Food and Drink

The distinct warmth, and ambience of Castle Kitchen + Bar make it a space for all occasions and tastes

  • Chocoa Couture Chocolate House and Bistro
    Ballymena | Food and Drink

    Northern Ireland's first premium chocolate and dessert boutique bistro, located in Ballymena offering handmade chocolates, luxury desserts and hot food.

  • The Prom Café
    Larne | Food and Drink

    The Prom Café, located in Larne beside a delightful promenade walk and Jurassic coastline, offers exceptional coastal views and delicious food including afternoon tea.

  • Castello Italia
    Carrickfergus | Food and Drink

    Italian restaurant, coffee shop and gelato emporium in Carrickfergus, ideally positioned on the Causeway Coastal route, with stunning views over Belfast Lough and an easy walk to Carrickfergus Castle.

  • The Grouse Restaurant & Bar
    Ballymena | Food and Drink

    The Grouse Restaurant & Bar has long been a favourite for food, drinks and live entertainment in the heart of Ballymena’s bustling town centre. It is renowned for its great location, luxurious traditional décor, roaring fires and relaxing atmosphere.

  • The Dancing Goat Cafe
    Carrickfergus | Food and Drink

    Located in the grounds of Kilcreggan Urban Farm, The Dancing Goat Café is a not-for-profit Social Enterprise offering work opportunities to adults with learning disabilities, providing healthy breakfasts, lunches & sweet treats.

  • Castle Kitchen + Bar
    Galgorm & Cullybackey | Food and Drink

    The distinct warmth, and ambience of Castle Kitchen + Bar make it a space for all occasions and tastes