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“Quirky...Step back in time with service and quality food.”

Harbour Lights Cafe & Restaurant
Ranked #19 of 162 Restaurants in Douglas
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $8 - $40
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Description: We are delighted to add a fourth location to our family of restaurants. Previously known as Copperfields Edwardian Restaurant, our new central Douglas location is a perfect mix of old world charm and great seasonal food. Already famous throughout the island, you’ll discover everything you love about Harbour Lights right in the centre of Douglas. Open daily from 10am for Breakfast, we also offer our famous comfort classics menu throughout the day featuring the very best of local produce. Sample our welsh rarebit with smoked salmon or huge beer battered cod served with seasonal vegetables and potato of the day. Alternatively take a break from shopping and pop in for a quick coffee and cake, served all day.Our entire team (many of whom will be familiar) look forward to welcoming you to our beautiful new location.
Reviewed October 4, 2013

We are 4 Aussies traveling the UK who went on recommendation from our B&B Owner . Initially it seems a bit "dowdy" and old fashioned. But the service is old fashioned... the staff are extremely polite and helpful, and the food was delicious.The meals were a sensible portion size. After 6 weeks of traveling it was totally different experience to most restaurants and pubs encountered.

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Thank deanbO1363QG
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Reviewed September 12, 2013

I have visited the Isle many times before, but only just discovered this little gem on my last visit!
The staff are so lovely and polite. Service is prompt! Food is in generous portions.
We did not wait long for the food to be served. All meals are very well presented.
The setting is very quaint, and so warm and welcoming. Prices are very reasonable indeed!!
We had our breakfast and tea here, as the food was so delicious!! We had a hot chocolate one evening and it came served on a tray with cream served in a small triangle shaped dish and three delicious marshmellows stacked together, so appetizing!!
If you need a highchair, one can be provided. There are no steps entering onto this establishment, but there are a few to climb to upstairs toilets, About 9 steps, but it is not too steep. There is also an Edwardian parlor downstairs. Again just a few steps, but worth it, if you can manage them.
You can book the table by the window also if you wish. We had a very generous 3 course meal and the total cost including two drinks cost approximately £65.00 for two. It was worth every penny!! Whilst eating in the restaurant, you could overhear many people giving compliments to the chef! There are other Harbour Light Cafe & Restaurants in Peel, Ramsey, and Port St Mary. Highly recommended. I look forward to my next visit!!

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Reviewed September 11, 2013

Price was very reasonable. We had a lovely meal for dinner so decided to revisit a few days later for lunch and again, found it to be very enjoyable.

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Thank Emma805
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Reviewed September 9, 2013

I have eaten in Harbour Lights in both Douglas and Peel, and have never been disappointed. Food is always fresh and well presented, and service is quick and friendly. The menu is very varied, and whatever I have chosen it has been excellent. The homemade soup is great and the afternoon teas are wonderful. Highly recommended.

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Thank Misti66
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Reviewed September 9, 2013

This was just a small cosy diner, more like eating at home rather than having a meal out. A bit expensive for what was dished up, but as I said was just like having a meal at home.

Thank Frances C
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