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The Allan Water Cafe

15 Henderson Street, Bridge of Allan, Stirling FK9 4HN, Scotland
+44 1786 833060
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“ice cream” (99 reviews)
“fish and chips” (107 reviews)
“tartare” (10 reviews)
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Cafe, Seafood, Fast food, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
15 Henderson Street, Bridge of Allan, Stirling FK9 4HN, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely lunch here. Does fab ice cream too. Always busy enough but can usually get a seat. Old fashioned hand cut chips lots of vinegar and fresh fish. They have burgers too. Nice for a change from pub grub. Worth a visit very...More

Thank nightstarletuk
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We stopped here for some fish and chips, which we ate in a public garden in the town centre. We had a nice big piece of good quality fish, tasty chips and an enormous pot of slightly less good mushy peas, which appeared to be...More

Thank stanlion
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Great chip shop! Always busy, friendly staff and great food! The ice cream is delicious too - especially with the raspberry sauce!

Thank xcheeky_chopsx
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We visited the Allan Water Cafe during our visit to Scotland from abroad. Fish & chips were on our list of things to do. The Allan Water Cafe was recommended. When we arrived there was a big queue for the takeaway and the restaurant was...More

Thank DizzyReviews
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

I don't eat fish ,apart from here . The fish is so tasty and meaty. And great price. If going as a couple the large portion would do the both of yous.

Thank sharon l
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

The staff are friendly and welcoming, the cafe is very clean and spacious. The service is timed perfectly first your tea and then your full breakfast is serviced. It has a good varied menu and good prices and i will definately comeback and would recommend...More

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We tried fish & chips here. It was great, tasteful and portions were large. We ordered middle sized fish with chips. They have ice creams and some cakes for the desert. Prices are affordable. Interior is nice and town is small and nice outside. Service...More

Thank Branimir P
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner with my mum and my two daughters (aged 8 and 4 years) after a day at the safari park. Brilliant menu, portions were huge, including the kids meals. Food was fresh, hot and extremely tasty. Clear plates and full bellies all round....More

Thank Rocketdog8
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Passing through we decided to stop at this cafe for some lunch. Having grown up in the area I had fond memories of the Allan Water and sadly other than being in the same building it does not live up to the childhood memories I...More

Thank ScottishTourist01
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

What is not to like about the Allan Water Cafe. It is a proper old fashioned cafe with fish and chips and ice cream. Five stars all round on taste, service and atmosphere. It does what it says on the tin. Love it 😘as does...More

Thank MacLadybug
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Paul M
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Response from Val P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know - best to ring and ask them.
Wanshu C
15 January 2017|
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Response from allanwater1 | Property representative |
No you don't, it's a first come first served basis 😀
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Henderson Street, Bridge of Allan, Stirling FK9 4HN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Stirling  >  Stirling  >  Bridge of Allan
  • Phone Number: +44 1786 833060
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