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Henrys Bay House Restaurant

Cairnryan Road, Stranraer DG9 8AT, Scotland
+44 1776 707388
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Scottish, Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cairnryan Road, Stranraer DG9 8AT, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great food served with different vegetables a good variety to select from on the menu . A nice atmosphere . Good value and we all enjoyed . Staff friendly too. Maybe would be a warmer environment if fire could be used . Elderly found it...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank j0ed55
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Travelling back to Belfast from Cairnryan, we drove on to Stranraer and found Henry’s. We were delighted with the welcome, setting, service and food. Don’t drive past this gem as it will definitely delight!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Travel490824
Reviewed December 9, 2018

Great food, great service and if you time it right, a great view out to Loch Ryan. Not a cheap place to eat but lovely for a special occasion or a little treat. Portion sizes have gone down in recent times ( smaller plates) but...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank gillynev
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

Excellent service this evening. Restaurant warm and cosy. Mackerel pate lovely. Risotto too rich for my taste (too much cream) but plenty fish in it. Can now look forward to Christmas Eve meal.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank pamelamL884MA
Reviewed November 18, 2018 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

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RexG_12
Reviewed November 12, 2018

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

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank James T
Reviewed November 11, 2018 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

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Alasdairbundy
Reviewed October 26, 2018

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 .

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 480sues
Reviewed October 26, 2018 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.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank noeld905
Reviewed October 12, 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

Date of visit: September 2018
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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, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
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
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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