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Waterfront Hotel and Bistro

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7 North Crescent, Portpatrick, Scotland
+44 1776 810800
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“whitebait” (8 reviews)
“gammon” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Bar, Seafood, International, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
7 North Crescent, Portpatrick, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were staying in Portpatrick and dropped in for dinner one evening. Despite having not booked on a Saturday night we were seated straight away, and the staff were friendly and helpful. As it turned out they were very busy, but there were no delays...More

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After reading some of the other reviews here I was kind of relieved that it wasn't only us that received very poor and rude service, from what seems to be the same older blonde waitress here! We stopped here on a lovely sunny day in...More

Thank EraHairpieces
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was recommended I try this hotel for their seafood, the prawns I had were excellent, but I was disappointed in the half lobster at £20 I've had lobster on numerous occasions and know a good thing which wasn't this one. It was very small,...More

Thank steven d
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I came here for a two day brake with family. The staff are wonderful and the view is outstanding but there was not a chair in my room and was not much access to plug sockets.

Thank Zo1201
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We would have sat outside and enjoyed the fab view but it was a bit chilly so opted to eat in the bar. The food was very good, especially the whitebait. Everyone in our party enjoyed their meals. The poor waitress/bar lady was on her...More

Thank SueScarborough
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Easy, and very helpful check in. Cosy, neat sized room, with a comfy bed. Great breakfast, cereal and/or cooked to order from a wide choice. Evening meal can be chosen early in the day from the menu. Our first evening meal took nearly two hours...More

Thank Daniel1393
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Poped in for quick refreshment very friendly polite service nice little establishment plesent seating area out side as well

Thank Andrew A
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We went in here one night thinking we could get a table and have dinner. After looking at the menus on the entrance we decided to give it a go only to be told the kitchen is closed,not closed for the night but closed till...More

Thank doosey2015
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Stopped in Portpatrick on way to see family in Stranraer, was intending to just get a coffee but ended up having lunch. We had baguettes, lovely fresh bread, packed full of filling, delicious and excellent value for money. Very attentive gentleman, suspect he was the...More

Thank Dillydots
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Spent the night here for wedding anniversary food and room where brilliant salmon teriyaki was really good and all fresh staff couldnt be any more friendly benn here many times before and always better each time will definitely be back soon dont need to say...More

Thank kenny e
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26 August 2015|
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Response from thedinnermonster | Reviewed this property |
Defiinitely dogs outside. Including a very friendly labradoodle with whom I had a long chat. Not sure about the inside ... you might need to ask them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 North Crescent, Portpatrick, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Portpatrick
  • Phone Number: +44 1776 810800
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