We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Nice

Great food for lunch or just call for coffee. Whilst there you can walk round the garden centre... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Paul R
via mobile
Expensive but good

This is a very busy place and recommend getting there early for lunch. The food is always great and... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2016
LifeCoachontheMove
,
Derry
Read all 19 reviews
3
All photos (3)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good26%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
11°
Oct
Nov
Dec
Contact
200 Galgorm Road | Galgorm Castle, Ballymena BT42 1HL, Northern Ireland
+44 28 2568 9290
Call
Reviews (19)
Filter reviews
19 results
Traveller rating
7
5
4
2
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
7
5
4
2
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews lovely garden centre coffee shop love this place emporium gifts cards browse
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 19 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Never been let down with the quality of the food here. As good value for money as you would get anywhere but whether you would get food this good elsewhere, I doubt it! I opted for the steak & mushroom pie in red wine and...More

Thank Terence K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food for lunch or just call for coffee. Whilst there you can walk round the garden centre with big variety of garden ornaments and supplies although not cheap in price. Pleasant environment next to Galgorm Castle.

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

My word in here is expensive. Friends in Ballymena suggested in here to me as they said I might like it while yes I thought it was nice here the prices of stuff meant you’d need a big bank account to be shopping here. Staff...More

Thank hayleighcork
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely spot, whether for a visit with others or a browse around on your own. The displays are beautiful and there’s always something that little bit different in the gift shop. The coffee shop is very good: it has always been very...More

Thank 19sjt70
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Called for coffee and a scone. Used to go quite often with family and friends who saw it as their local but they refuse to go now because of the awful coffee. It is far too expensive for coffee made by a machine which probably...More

Thank ELeanor366
Reviewed 24 November 2017

I love this place, there is so much choice, gifts, cards, clothes etc and you can always find something to buy that you wouldn't see anywhere else. The coffee shop has so much choice and don't charge extra for jam or butter, unlike some places....More

Thank PAULCAROL6267
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Just had a really lovely day out with my mum. We were sent vouchers from as part of the offers from the 'In Bloom' loyalty card. We bought some tulip bulbs and a couple of discounted Rose bushes for planting. We'd recommend going on an...More

Thank Ulster-Una
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Visited again on one of their family fun days. Enjoyed both the fabulous emporium and the excellent restaurant. Not merely a retail outlet but an enjoyable shopping experience.

Thank timeagain
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Made a return visit after being told about another weekend event that this garden centre had on. The centre has changed everything around a little and in my opinion, not for the better. Cleanliness wasn't the best in this centre. Staff at the tills are...More

1  Thank Ultimatedaytrips
Reviewed 6 November 2016

This is a very busy place and recommend getting there early for lunch. The food is always great and the service is excellent. They have a good choice of daily specials.

1  Thank LifeCoachontheMove
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 6 nearby hotels
Tullyglass Hotel
1 175 reviews
.68 km away
Leighinmohr House Hotel
496 reviews
2.11 km away
Adair Arms Hotel
380 reviews
2.63 km away
Galgorm Resort & Spa
4 037 reviews
2.90 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 164 nearby restaurants
Millside Restaurant
463 reviews
.80 km away
ORANMORE
96 reviews
1.25 km away
The Khayber
118 reviews
.31 km away
Creative Gardens
148 reviews
.24 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 63 nearby attractions
Moravian Cemetery
8 reviews
.81 km away
The Galgorm Castle Fairy Trail
69 reviews
.39 km away
Gracehill Moravian Church
17 reviews
.82 km away
Ballymena Memorial Park and Obelisk
6 reviews
.38 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Creative Gardens staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines