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The Pizzeria

$$ - $$$
Cafe, British, Pizza, Scottish
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George Street, Stranraer, Scotland
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Livingston, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for 'The Pizzeria' so nearly walked right passed. Glad we didn't though! Staff were lovely and the pizzas were great. They were happy to make the toppings we asked for as none of us wanted the ones available from the menu. They even boxed up what we couldn't manage... our eyes were bigger than our belly. The... More 

Thank 4Taylz
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed February 1, 2017

Got a holiday home in the fantastic wee town. Been going here since my gran took me as a small boy. Its changed hands 3 times since then and the pizza has not dropped in quality. You see this towns history from the window view. Had a few different girl friends in over the years as well n if it... More 

Thank Thomas P
Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed November 8, 2016

Had lunch and afternoon tea in Pizzeria and found it excellent. The staff are friendly and helpful. The food is excellent and the cream meringues are best I have tested for many years.

1 Thank ColinGFB
Wishaw, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed October 18, 2016

now branding itself as the coffee bean which i can understand as it has moved away from the greasy spoon image to a modern style cafe. this visit we only stayed for coffee & cake but have had a meal on previous occasions which were always freshly made & of good quality. the coffee is always excellent & iam told... More 

Thank rab2435
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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129 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed October 15, 2016

During a brief visit to Stranraer we wanted a coffee and a cake. The Pizzeria was busy when we arrived and there was a very good atmosphere in the place. The coffee and cakes were very acceptable and the staff were very friendly and attentive. Good, honest food and drink at very reasonable prices.

Thank Gary H
Manchester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Went in for lunch and we weren't disappointed the staff were on the ball straight away and we didn't have to wait long fo our meals I had beef curry my partner had toasties side salad extra chips which weren't needed as we had enough to eat and drink the staff were young and attentive and were good craic well... More 

Thank roamer1958
Inverness, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed August 29, 2016

Seemed like a nice place to organise a wee breakfast gathering. As a non coffee/tea drinker I asked if it was possible to get an OJ in its place. "No problem" I was told - although I was charged separately for it! If I had been told I would have taken the accompanying coffee for my partner. I did mention... More 

1 Thank LauraFiddes
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

We were staying in Portpatrick this summer and wanted a quick and easy lunch after doing a bit of shopping in Stranraer. I wasn't expecting much from a cafe in the Main Street but the staff were incredibly friendly and the food was great. Our pizzas were really well made with loads of topping and the kids were delighted. My... More 

1 Thank UlsterMike
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

Visited this coffee shop for lunch yesterday and won't be back. I visit Stranraer regularly with the kids for family reasons and this was our safe place to go. Unfortunately the waitress was extremely stressed and not exactly happy to see our small party arrive. She made it very clear we were not her preferred customers.... Every question asked was... More 

Thank weegemm
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed May 21, 2016

Had breakfast here on the morning before catching a ferry having not been able to take breakfast at our lodgings. A good selection of continental and cooked breakfast available prepared exactly as you want it. Good value, very friendly staff and well looked after.

1 Thank Martin T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British, Pizza, Scottish
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: George Street, Stranraer, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Stranraer
good local cafe

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