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La Mirage

7 Dunrobin Street, Helmsdale KW8 6JA, Scotland
+44 1431 821615
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish and chips” (87 reviews)
“meringue” (25 reviews)
“chicken kiev” (6 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7 Dunrobin Street, Helmsdale KW8 6JA, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As the first second I came in. The young girl at the till made me feel unwelcome. 15 uncomfortable minutes. I almost left without my food.

Thank SigurrEriksen
Reviewed 2 days ago

While we were on our tour with "The Hairy Coo", this was one of our stops. Although there were plenty of places to eat in this small town, we chose this place. The food was great, as the portions were large enough to fill you...More

Thank jamessD7782YE
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed at the harbour in our motorhome and visited for a family treat. 3 fish and chips and a scampi. The food was still hot and the chips were all nice and freshly cut. Very tasty, especially the fish - the batter was lovely and...More

Thank MrsMctonks
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best we found in north. Very good service and superb value for money. Portions are enormous and quality very good. Smoked salmon was 3 times what you would expect in cities. Meringue was very tasty and a struggle to finish- doggy bag offered! We also...More

Thank andrew2458
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for a meal here while on holiday.we were attended to quickly but unfortunately dispite there being empty tables in the front part of this restuarant we were ushered to the back room we had nothing against this until my wife was seated next to...More

Thank magthebaker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just used the take-away as the other F&C shop closed at 5pm. Made an error in not having the Breaded Fish as the batter on my Fried fish was too thick & greasy/ oily. Yes a huge portion but no good if you have to...More

1  Thank Sandra L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were cycling from Lands End To John O Groats and we happened on La Mirage. Up until now we have been eating microvaved pub type meals so this restaurant was a gem for us. Truly lovely food, beautifully presented and well priced. The staff...More

Thank annetteculshaw2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A quirky restaurant which has a nice varied menu. Three of our party had small fish teas. I hate to imagine what a large fish tea would be as the portions were huge. There was a cabinet with mouthwatering cakes and gateaux on display but...More

Thank alister b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited twice whilst up in Brora. Lovely food and great value. Fish supper just perfect and great service too.

Thank Lorraine765
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Linda and I, together with Jean and Peter, back again, had 3 visits. Very busy , shame they were closed for a couple of days over our holiday. Didnt want to eat too much before going up to the bingo at the club one night,...More

Thank Mr-TaxTax
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Questions & Answers
October 31, 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
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.
July 5, 2016|
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Response from Michael W | Property representative |
Christmas dinners can be booked for weekends in December. The restaurant closes on Christmas Eve around 5pm and reopens on 8th January.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Dunrobin Street, Helmsdale KW8 6JA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Caithness and Sutherland  >  Helmsdale
  • Phone Number: +44 1431 821615
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