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Henrys Bay House Restaurant

Cairnryan Road, Stranraer DG9 8AT, Scotland
+44 1776 707388
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood pancake” (17 reviews)
“mussels” (12 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Hours
Scottish, Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cairnryan Road, Stranraer DG9 8AT, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

On entry you take a seat in the lounge bar area which I actually like. The staff were friendly and atmosphere is great. You peruse the menu and order there before being shown to your table. I had a seafood platter for one. It came...More

Thank RexG_12
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well designed with a great menu fish was a priority although the steaks were well cooked The staff were very polite and helpfull

Thank James T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family of 8 (5 adults and 3 children) went for a birthdsy meal. Outstanding food and fantastic service. The menu was excellent and my only regret is we only had 1 meal there, the seafood was especially good however there was a great range of...More

Thank Alasdairbundy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The fish was as fresh as it could be. My grandchildren really enjoyed the mac and cheese although the portion was quite large. Service was excellent .

Thank 480sues
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for a family lunch. Fish and chips were amazing and so fresh, kids both had mac n cheese and they also commented how great it was. So glad to have stopped here.

Thank Noel D
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Went for a birthday meal and we ordered from the early menu.not much choice unless you like fish.No roast beef left although it was only 6pm.Rose wine was like drinking vinegar .I would not rush back here anytime soon

1  Thank mandighirl
Reviewed 9 October 2018

I've driven past this place dozens of times until recently when we stopped and went in for lunch. We were so impressed with the food, the service and the professionalism we've been back several times and now wi;ll be regulars. It's a nice place to...More

Thank stytamorie
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Sorry to write this review but was really disappointed with the service this evening. It was so bad that I did not leave a tip which is very unusual for me. Table clearing was slow, conversation was non existent and the time between starter and...More

1  Thank pamela m
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and sister in law and brother in law had a lovely meal for her 60th birthday. Good service and quality food.

Thank smokey55555
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Only in Stranraer for 24 hours and we decided to try here for dinner, lovely and warm inside on a cold windy night. We had the Sunday 3 course dinner, soup of the day was onion and cider, strange but so tasty, haddock, mushroom and...More

Thank Jo-Anne L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cairnryan Road, Stranraer DG9 8AT, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Stranraer
  • Phone Number: +44 1776 707388
  • E-mail
Nestled in the West Coast town of Stranraer overlooking the picturesque Loch Ryan where you can watch the ferries going to and from Northern Ireland and Cairnryan Port. Henrys Bay House Restaurant boasts the finest sun terrace for alfresco dining and views to be inspired by. The menu features locally sourced fish and meat prepared and cooked freshly to order by local chef/restauranteur John Henry. The comfortable and stylish restaurant and bar are managed by his wife Jane and her team of attentive, welcoming staff.
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