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Ionad Ealain / Arts Centre | Sraid Choinnich / Kenneth Street, Stornoway HS1 2DS, Scotland
+44 1851 703307
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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91 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to the upstairs café bar for coffee and cake. Pleasant surroundings and interesting art work on show. Would recommend.

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Thank Scottax
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an excellent lunch and afternoon drinks on a wet Friday in Stornoway. Our "wee" starter plates of chowder and pakora were fresh and very tasty. We returned later in the day to view the art exhibition and had tea and drinks with very friendly service from the female bar tender. The restaurant had large windows offering a view... More 

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Birmingham
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely art centre. There is a café/bar upstairs and a shop that sells cards, books and artwork. I came to see a film, and have booked to come to another film and theatre show. They run classes and other events too - but these seem to get booked up early. I have just moved to Lewis and... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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99 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely, lively buzz about this place, Good for casual dining, or a visit to admire the art. The casual dining seating area has lots of views.

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Thank KatefromInverness
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48 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Spent a very pleasant couple of hours at the café/bar earlier today. Enjoyed very good coffee and cake then decided to stay for lunch which was equally as delicious. Our family happily munched away on the battered fish and chips, butternut squash filo parcel and kids chicken and fish goujons. Service was very friendly and welcoming, a nice relaxing environment.... More 

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Thank Steven M
Isle of Lewis, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent centre of the arts for whole of WesternIsles. Cinema, art gallery, restaurant, bar, small shop. Friendly staff. A modern experience but dedicated to local craft and culture too. Many visiting acts in the theatre from all over the world. Well worth a visit, be it for a coffee or a cultured night out.

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Thank catherine m
Stornoway
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Service is self type :) there lies the cultural life of Stornoway fine view on the pier and harbour.

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Thank 66henril
Bedford, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

I was appearing here in Panto with Snow White. A great little theatre with lovely restaurant and well stocked bar. Nice place

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Thank Kim T
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 December 2016

On behalf of a relative: 'Our Christmas lunch was absolutely faltless. The best Christmas dinner I've had in a restaurant. Apparently there is a new chef - who appears to be working wonders. Service also excellent.'

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1 Thank ConsuelaBee
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016

I've always loved An Lanntair because it offers a lot culture wise for a smalltown like Stornoway. They've got a great gift shop and a selection of books that centres on the local heritage and you can even get Christmas cards in Gaelic! They also have concerts and various other events.

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Thank Joanna V

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ionad Ealain / Arts Centre | Sraid Choinnich / Kenneth Street, Stornoway HS1 2DS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  The Hebrides  >  Outer Hebrides  >  Lewis and Harris  >  Isle of Lewis  >  Stornoway
  • Phone Number: +44 1851 703307
Description
An Lanntair is open from 10am Monday to Saturday for Breakfast, lunch, dinners, snacks and drinks. We have daily menu celebrating local food such as fresh seafood and black pudding. We also have vegetarian and gluten free options. Through the day AN Lanntair is perfect for families and friends to meet in a warm and welcoming atmosphere with a beautiful view over Stornoway Harbour. In the evening you can enjoy our cocktail menu and evening meals before or after a live show or cinema screening.

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