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Bilbo's Bistro

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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Irish, Cafe, British
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
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Reviewed 30 July 2018

We stopped off in the town on our way to our BnB in Newcastle for a snack and found this amazing place on the Main Street. Busy inside with a mixture of locals and travellers, we were entertained by the staff and some of the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jaytee41
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Breakfast for two with coffee top up and all served with a smile and a bit of chat for £10 very reasonable

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank forrestwilson
Reviewed 20 June 2018

We were recommended to go by some friends who said it was very good and they weren't wrong. We had cheese, ham and tomato toastie with a bowl of chips. Excellent. The staff and the service were very good.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank _paulk2000
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

We stopped by the bistro on our way to Belfast. The place is nice, ladies waiters very welcoming and food amazing. We has sandwiches, burgers, wrap and onion rings, got shortbread from the waiters and finished the meal with great brewed coffee. Fully recommend this...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Tereza H
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Bilbo's is a brilliant place to spend your cash on food; very reasonable, very good quality, fast, amazing service in all ways. Would go out of our way to eat here! They had mars-bar scones the other day! My sister in law said best steak...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank mairmartin
Reviewed 10 September 2017

My family and i had dinner here on Saturday at 4pm finbarr and I had the club sandwich great. my wife had the lasagne very nice.Katie and Michael had chicken burgers thumbs up wee paddy had the kids fish fingers great all served with chips.and...More

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank PatO613
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

A beautiful little cafe with a lovely ambience and incredible service. The staff are friendly and give you personalised service. We were given free cake just because we were visiting! Must visit ❤

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank sleeney
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We were out for a drive today and decided to stop off for lunch. Rather than travel on to Maghera .........we decided to check out Castlewellan. We liked the look of Bilbos from the outside - clean, tidy and attractive. The menu was clearly displayed...More

Date of visit: July 2017
3  Thank Fran0464
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Called in for a coffee and staff made us very welcome we was leaving next day so we called in for breakfast very good food would recommend to anyone

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Janice C
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Nipped in for a cuppa though decided on the small fry though nothing small about it, plate was full. One of the nicest breakfasts in a long time, freshly cooked and not a sign of grease on the plate. Waitress chatted away as if we...More

Date of visit: July 2017
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