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Henrys Bay House Restaurant

€€ - €€€, Seafood, British
Cairnryan Road, Stranraer DG9 8AT, Scotland
+44 1776 707388
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Scottish, Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Cairnryan Road, Stranraer DG9 8AT, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were only in the area for two nights and ended up eating here both nights.There are very few decent places to eat in Stranraer but Henry's was amazing. The food was excellent and beautifully presented and we really liked the bar area where the...More

Thank Malandpam
Reviewed 4 days ago

This little restaurant is just fantastic excellent value for money, beautiful views of the bay, great atmosphere. The waitress where really good and the food was beautifully presented. would highly recommend

Thank Richard T
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had an evening meal here, Staff were wonderful and attentive, nothing too much trouble Food really nice, seafood was great as was the roast

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Four of us had a fantastic Saturday evening meal in this superb restaurant. Whilst at the higher end for cost, the surroundings, service and meal made it well worthwhile.

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and my Family all enjoyed a lovely meal.We were waited on by a young man called Greg.Greg has got such good maners and nothing was a trouble to him.Look forward to going again.

1  Thank Hillary P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I dined at Henry's Bay House Restaurant on two consecutive nights having been recommended by Thornbank House where we were staying. I had the scallops on both nights which were perfectly cooked to rival Scotts of Mayfair in my opinion. The portions...More

Thank HowardPrice
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a party of 8 including two children and one octogenarian we were pleased to be seated around a large circular table which facilitated our conversations. We were served promptly by pleasant and efficient staff. All our party enjoyed their food. My seafood pancake was...More

Thank NMP55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great dinner here with family from the area on our first night in Scotland. Very reasonable prices and the food, while relatively simple, was all done to a high standard. Views of the Loch and sunset were great from our table.

Thank Hans Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just had a really delicious lunch at Henry's. The staff were friendly and professional and despite other comments on Trip Advisor about being seated in the bar first while ordering, I would just like to say this isn't a reason for giving less stars, in...More

Thank Margaret G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a meal for four. Nice atmosphere. Many interesting choices on the menu and good selection of daily specials. Quick & friendly service. Have been here for several meals since it opened and always enjoyed the food and had a good experience each time....More

Thank EonAlba
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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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
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
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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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