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Espresso At Etc

20 High Street, Carrickfergus, County Antrim, BT38 7AF
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Welcome to Espresso at ETC on High Street, Carrickfergus!

Nestled within walking distance of the iconic Carrickfergus Castle, Espresso at ETC is the ultimate destination for coffee enthusiasts, gift hunters, and interior decor aficionados alike.

Step into our inviting space and discover a treasure trove of delights. Our gift shop boasts an eclectic array of goodies, from charming pictures and scented candles to trendy handbags and the delightful Charlie Bear range of novelty gifts. Whether you're seeking a thoughtful present or simply treating yourself, you're sure to find something special here.

But that's not all – our coffee shop is a beloved local gem, renowned for its cosy ambiance and delectable offerings. Take a seat in our spacious dining area and prepare to indulge in freshly prepared delights.  And with gluten-free options available, everyone can join in the culinary adventure!

Dive into our savoury selections featuring breakfast favourites like croissants, bacon butties, and scrambled eggs on toast, perfect for starting your day right. For lighter bites, enjoy sausage rolls, vol-au-vents, and hearty soups. And when it comes to mains and specials, savour lasagne, pie of the day, quiche, pasta bake, omelettes, salad bowls, baked potatoes, toasties, paninis, and wraps – each crafted with care to delight your senses.

You can also indulge your sweet tooth with our irresistible array of treats and daily specials! From delicious tray bakes bursting with flavour to decadent homemade desserts and cakes, there's something to satisfy every craving. 

But what truly sets us apart? Our legendary homemade scones, available daily in an array of creative flavours. Whether you crave the classic taste of cherry or fancy something more adventurous like Walnut & Banana or Terry's White Chocolate Orange, we've got you covered. Be sure to check our social media for our daily scone and cake specials – you never know what delicious surprises await!

Looking to elevate your afternoon? Treat yourself to our exquisite afternoon tea experience, available for sit-in or takeaway every Monday to Saturday with 24-hour notice. Indulge in a delightful spread of sandwiches, mini scones, tray bakes, and petit fours – the perfect way to celebrate a special occasion or simply savour quality time with loved ones.

And while you're here, don't forget to explore our upstairs furniture showroom, featuring a curated selection of stylish furniture and accessories. Whether you're seeking the perfect accent chair or searching for lighting inspiration, our showroom is brimming with possibilities.

So why wait? Whether you're popping in for a quick caffeine fix, browsing for gifts, or revamping your home decor, Espresso at ETC has everything you need for an unforgettable experience. Join us today and discover why we're Carrickfergus' favourite destination for coffee, gifts, and beyond!

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  • Local Produce
  • Serve afternoon tea
  • Serve breakfast
  • Serve lunch

Establishment Features

  • Accommodation nearby
  • Shop

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre


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Opening Times

* Monday 09:00 - 17:30
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:30
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:30
Thursday 09:00 - 17:30
Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Saturday 09:00 - 17:30

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