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Henrys Bay House Restaurant

Cairnryan Road, Stranraer DG9 8AT, Scotland
+44 1776 707388
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Scottish, Seafood, British, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Cairnryan Road, Stranraer DG9 8AT, Scotland
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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Simply the nicest meal I’ve ever had. The number of guests speaks volumes. Great food great service great wine what more could you ask for. I hope to make it back across soon

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Reviewed 17 December 2017

Festive menu is excellent and the food absolutely superb. It's a must try. Staff was yet again on top of the game although the place was very busy. Well done!

Thank Garlies
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here on 5th december with really good friends Jane met us we relaxed in lounge before going through for a truly lovely lunch very reasonable prices and being very busy the in the dining room the overall experience was great. I worked in...More

Thank blairCanaries
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Lunch for 18 . Lunch was chosen previously as another large group coming in. Had fruit cocktail starter. Duck main. Sticky toffee Christmas pudding. All lovely. Portion just right. Choice for vegetarians good. Staff very efficient.

Thank Maureen P
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Was at Henrys Bayhouse today for lunch with our friend. We were made very welcome by Jane. The festive lunch menu available throughout December was on offer. What great value with plenty of choices for everyone. Our meal was served by friendly front of house...More

Thank hughissy60
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

They seem to have themselves setup like a high end restaurant, sitting you in this strange bar area to view the menu before being led to your table after you've ordered (made no sense as we were only the 2nd table occupied) Food seemed like...More

1  Thank Jimma1985
Janeacemum, Owner at Henrys Bay House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2017

I am sorry you didn’t like sitting in our lounge area. We do show people in there to look at menus and have a drink before going to the table. It’s not meant to make us look pompous as you suggested but more that we...More

Reviewed 18 November 2017

Great food at reasonable prices with excellent service. Would recommend the sticky toffee dessert. Classy decor and spotlessly clean. Would definitely visit again.

1  Thank Jemag
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We attended my mothers 70th Birthday at the restaurant as a table of 12. The menu had something for everyone including traditional food and family favourites. The service was excellent and nothing was too much trouble for the waitresses . The food was an excellent...More

1  Thank mrandmrsbotos
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Had a nices Sunday lunch. A great surprise. Service great. Food out of this world. Extremely well prepared and presented, tasty and fingerlicking good. So much to choose from the daily menu only, not to mention a la carte too. View of the loch from...More

1  Thank Garlies
Reviewed 16 October 2017

While away for our anniversary we visited this restaurant and had a lovely meal even gave us a nice surprise writing happy anniversary on our desert plates

1  Thank Christine C
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups, Romantic, View
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
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
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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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