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La Mirage


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


Seafood, British, Scottish
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You wont be disappointed. The quality of the food and the service is excellent. The fish is fresh from the sea. We had grilled fish and chips. They also do a fresh fish platter but this needs to be ordered a number of days in...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank bobf222
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very dated place, ok food. Massive portions, daughter had chicken Kiev with bacon , but the bacon was deep fried?.. didn’t expect that so put her off her food. Meal for 3 was £63 , expensive for everything if a deep fat fryer

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Janie1969
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been here a few times for a takeaway always get a fish supper. The fish is good you get two slices in a portion and plenty of chips. Good value Good food.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank DavieReston
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for dinner on the way through, despite the strange teddy bear grasping a fish window display. Was a bit dated inside but was perfectly pleasant. Minor distraction was a bizarre lamp styled like a Parisian stripper in red knickers and fish nets. Dinner was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank E4152DAtomr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The fish and chips here are some of the best I have ever eaten. We visited as a family and all of the meals were fabulous and great value. A little warning though; the portions are huge so make sure you have plenty of space...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank GTriggs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Put simply, they serve big fat fish with big fat chips. It’s delicious. If you’re in or passing Helmsdale at hungry o’clock, I highly recommend you take a visit

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Andrew P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a recommendation, I drove up 30 miles or so from Clashmore, where I happened to be working (from mid-Wales), in January '19. At 6:30 in the evening, I was immediately offered a choice of tables and a menu; the restaurant was pleasantly half-full. I'd...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Sheepdogtraveller
Reviewed January 18, 2019 via mobile

We had lunch and dinner at La Mirage and the meals were excellent. We really enjoyed the haddock, scotch broth and the highland fillet steak was the best we have had and cooked to perfection. This is a local business that offers excellent food and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank leuolive
Reviewed January 13, 2019

Excellent....says it all.....highly recommended. ( My review .....not to be taken with a `pinch of salt ` lol )

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank GrandadScotland
Reviewed December 29, 2018

'the best fish I have ever eaten' says Hanna 4 years old and she ate all of it. Always in the past 20 years I've visted this place well worth a vist, the food is freshly cooked and youneed to have a good appetite.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Rosie S
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October 31, 2017|
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Response from Michael W | Property representative |
The restaurant was closed for essential overhaul of cooking equipment. The closure was detailed on the Facebook page and locally. It reopens on Friday 3rd November.
Chrissie M
May 12, 2017|
Response from Michael W | Property representative |
So sorry but we dont do gluten free batter, but you can have just steamed fish, with nothing added, the chips are cooked in vegetable oil. Hope this is helpful.
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