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The Central Cafe

36-38 Charlotte Street, Stranraer DG9 7EF, Scotland
+44 1776 703102
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (11 reviews)
“curry” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Fast food, British, Scottish
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36-38 Charlotte Street, Stranraer DG9 7EF, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 63 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

While on holiday my husband and I always have some fish and chips, so while in Mull of Galloway and the Rhins we were trying to find somewhere to eat. There are not many Fish & Chip shops around this area?!? I checked out social...More

Thank DJRangoon
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Really good quality fish n chips freshly cooked to order. Reasonably priced and the best I've had anywhere in Scotland.

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 24 May 2018

usually pop in several times a week for a coffee and snack, best coffee in town ,good variety on menu and fish teas are brilliant

Thank elin0r
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

My partner and I picked up fish and chips on the last evening of our holiday in the area. The fish was delicious, thick and perfectly cooked. The chips were ok, typical chip shop chips. Staff were friendly and the cafe appeared clean. Worth going...More

Thank David A
Reviewed 28 January 2018

First of all we asked if pets are allowed and they were, so we took our little dog in, then the staff was really nice and polite, the portions were huge and we enjoyed our food.

Thank hanabalik
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely meal, the best fish and chips I'd had for a long time! Fresh fish, beautiful crispy batter and the chips were perfect..fluffy on the inside, crisp on the outside..just right!

Thank Alicat502004
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Superb "fresh-frozen" haddock boootiful! Highly recommend very reasonably priced and quick friendly service.

Thank Clooper
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Was in stranraer looking round the shops with my wife and getting some things from Tesco went in and got chips to takeaway they where plentiful and had No grease in the tray .Went back an other night for a takeaway dinner I had a...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Stopped here on our first night of holiday. Very busy and the food was good, I think they need to either add more staff or review their ordering system as it took over half an hour to get served and given food.

Thank Ray C
Reviewed 11 September 2017

After walking around the town centre me and the wife got hungry and was looking around for somewhere to eat and noticed this place on the high street. We Went in and seated ourselves and looked at the menu. I wasnt that impressed on what...More

Thank Carl W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, Fast food, British, Scottish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36-38 Charlotte Street, Stranraer DG9 7EF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Stranraer
  • Phone Number: +44 1776 703102
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