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The Harbourfront Bistro


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
British, Welsh
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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All reviews mussels sea bass lamb shank chowder burger salad sandwiches pudding maritime museum overlooking the harbour small restaurant excellent food an evening meal little gem lovely meal beautiful location welcoming staff
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We love eating here , usually coming at lunchtime . There is a new menu , with a young , very talented chef , Jess , and always a warm welcome from Karen , whose service is very efficient & friendly . So with the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank capricon16
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with family for my birthday meal on a visit to Holyhead. We booked as they only open a couple of evenings a week.The food and the service was first class, even got my grandson to try the mussels which we both thought they were...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Trevor J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food for lunch today. The muscles were the best I’d had in a long time. Very tasty dishes had by all. Very attentive and considerate service. Lovely location too. Highly recommend!

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank 810hayleyj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been going here for years. Good variety of dishes on the menu to suit all tastes. Consistently good quality food, generally friendly welcome always. Not a large seating area so advise to phone ahead for weekends, particularly lunchtime. Right on the water of Holyhead harbour,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank M E
Reviewed 29 December 2018

This busy bistro is small but has many good qualities. The food ranges from simple quick bites to more complex and sophisticated dishes, cooked and served by a small but efficient and friendly staff. Although space inside is limited, there is a deck outside with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank David L
Reviewed 7 November 2018

High standard of good prepared and presented to a very high standard ,recommend a visit and book in advance to be sure of a table

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Frank L
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous bistro over looking the sea. Lovely meal and really nice merlot 😃 so relaxing on deck looking out to the ferries approaching. Comfy seating with blankets right on the seaside just beautiful. Recommend highly the lady that owns it is so accommodating even put...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank stevieleefamily3
Reviewed 21 October 2018

The spiced lamb burger was served in a delicious flatbread, accompanied by fresh salad and homemade coleslaw, it was juicy, bursting with spicy flavours, i would return for this dish alone. Very pleasant welcome and service throughout.

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank cheffy5
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We called in at this lovely Bistro for coffee before visiting the Maritime Museum and then returned for there for lunch. It is attached to the Museum and has a lovely view of the harbour and a nice sun deck where you can eat outside...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mac62Hertfordshire
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Managed to get a table last minute on friday and im so glad we did. Such a lovely little place, friendly smilely staff which is always a huge plus in my eyes. The food was lovely and service was fast even though they had a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Tina M
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It is advised to book for Friday or Saturday night, because the place is very small, but not essential.
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