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La Mirage


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Seafood, British, Scottish
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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All reviews fish and chips meringue chicken kiev salad prawn cocktail filet bread pudding burger huge portions fish tea quirky place interesting decor large fish fish restaurant freshly cooked food pot of tea
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Reviewed 5 days 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 1 week 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
Reviewed December 29, 2018

Popped in for lunch. Fabulous jalapeños & Brie! Haddock was cooked to perfection. Garlic mushrooms portion huge! Waitress was so efficient and friendly despite a non-stop stream diners. Coffee was great, cafetière left on table so you can leave to brew as you like. Very...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Barbara W
Reviewed December 5, 2018

It's been a few years since our last visit. But my wife and I fancied a little run out for lunch. Wednesday a beautiful sunny day in early December, we called in without a booking after checking it would be open online. We both went...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Reviewed November 22, 2018

Went there for lunch, lovely friendly staff. Great menu with plenty of choice. The fish and chips are recommended by everyone so my other half treated himself to a large fish tea. Well you know the portions are good when the fish takes up the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tina M
Reviewed November 14, 2018

Visited here while staying in Wick (about and hours drive) looked online and said it would be open, we arrived with about 11/2 hours before closing only to find it closed. Advertised times on door also said it should be open. :( not happy! change...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Fraggleview
Reviewed November 14, 2018

This is your regular Fish & Chips plus extra dishes ( non fish) and salads. Service quick with a smile. Very generous portion and very tasty Highly recommend

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Margarita R
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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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