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Star Fish

Fast food, British, Scottish
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13 Charlotte Street, Stranraer DG9 7EJ, Scotland
+44 1776 707235
Fri 10:00 - 21:00
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Derry, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I went there with the young ones for a late lunch. Menu is very extensive, food was nice but the prices they charge is a bit in the high side for what is basically a sit in chip shop. Service, cleanliness was faultless but what caught my eye was a charge of 30 pence for a glass of tap water... More 

Thank jim790
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family of 4 we ordered our meal and first meal arrived no problem,15 minutes later the second arrived,10 minutes later 3rd arrived followed by 4th after almost an hour and it was wrong meal.when I said to the waiter he shrugged his shoulders and walked away.paid 30 pound for the privilege.felt really sorry for the poor girl behind the till... More 

Thank Claire M
Lampang Province, Thailand
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74 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a very nice lunch in this restaurant and the service was fast and friendly start to finish. Was offered a free top up of my teapot although the pot had 2 cups in it

Thank Grant G
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Ordered 3 fish teas. The fish was covered in a pale mush of unrecognisable "batter". We asked the waitress what kind of fish was it as it was a greyish piece of nastiness. She replied either haddock or cod and asked if we were not enjoying it as one of her regulars had also complained about her fishq. Although the... More 

4 Thank alan s
west midlands
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

We visited for breakfast early one morning (around 9.30am). We were shocked to walk in and find fish and chips ready to serve if anyone wanted them! At 9.30am?! We ordered the large breakfast which came extremely quickly... obviously because everything has been deep fried - even the sausages! I'd say it's all very 'average' unless you are a lover... More 

1 Thank skendawoo
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422 reviews
289 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 228 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Looking for breakfast and Starfish had a great choice ended up with a starfish bap and a cuppa all for just £3.50! Bap was stacked high with link sausage, bacon, egg, tattie scone and for those of us black pudding. Scrumptious!

Thank paulnpaula
Stranraer, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Had fish and mushy peas disgusting just three inches of greese peas were like water its ok if you dont care about your health food

1 Thank gmccolm
Stranraer, Scotland
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

good varied menu, food nicely cooked and well presented. staff friendly and efficient. reasonable prices and a special every day

Thank elin0r
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Staff was very friendly food not that great fish very greasy and Lasange not very nice bit cold dont think i would go back again

Thank Mary G
Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Went to the Starfish with some friends, not keen but they were drunk and I was dragged in. Served by the owner himself and I must admit - it was brilliant and the difference was like chalk and cheese to my first time. The chips were hot and perfectly cooked and the fish and batter were even better. Service was... More 

Thank alanxtc

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Fast food, British, Scottish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Charlotte Street, Stranraer DG9 7EJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Stranraer
  • Phone Number: +44 1776 707235

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?