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The Anchor Bar Complex

$$ - $$$Irish, ,
87-89 The Promenade, Portstewart BT55 7AG, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7083 2003
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“chicken” (8 reviews)
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Irish, Pub, Contemporary, Wine Bar, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
87-89 The Promenade, Portstewart BT55 7AG, Northern Ireland
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501 - 510 of 543 reviews

Reviewed 21 August 2012

Ordered seafood themed dishes and was not disappointed ! Bar staff really are brilliant.And let you quietly get on with things. Had the chowder starter and the prawn linguine.Very tasty.

Thank Liketogetoutandabout
Reviewed 20 August 2012

Absolutely love this place!! Everything about it is excellent! New decor is lush especially in front reception area, reception, bar & waiting staff are exceptional & nothing is ever too much trouble. Food service is prompt (unlike their opposition across the road!). The food itself,...More

1  Thank dixiechick222
Reviewed 17 August 2012

Reasonable value hearty food. I had lasagne which came as a huge portion and very tasty but no side salad.

Thank kellybm56
Reviewed 8 August 2012 via mobile

We visited here a few times whilst in portstewart and ate here on 1 occasion. Our friend had told us about how good the peppered chicken was and we were not disappointed. Service great, beer and atmosphere during and after the meal excellent, the only...More

Thank Opinions-mattr
Reviewed 5 August 2012

had a lovely meal in the restaurant with 2 youngsters. food was delivered quickly and thumbs up all round. A bit more expensive than I expected but all in all definately worth a visit.

Thank ulsterscot68
Reviewed 3 August 2012

Had the battered catch of the day -- outstanding. Also, the Greek salad was excellent, and the service was friendly.

Thank Kathleen1605
Reviewed 30 July 2012

Simple and basic bar food but a little on the pricy side. It's dim and quiet there...but it is a small town. I'm not sure if that's that norm. Overall, it is okay but I would try another place if you are looking for something...More

Thank KiwiMochi
Reviewed 29 July 2012

Food and beer great and good value, service was super. We stayed two nights in Portstewart and had no hesitation in returning on the second night. Thanks Thomas and the other guys,made us feel very welcome -nothing was too much trouble

Thank Wayne23aus
Reviewed 24 July 2012

Good local pub atmosphere, excellent food and entertainment. Newly renovated facad. In prime location. Always plenty of Craic!

Thank Sackawoe
Reviewed 18 July 2012

We ate in both the bar and restaurant and the good was good in both.

1  Thank theDumbartons
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27 August 2018|
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Response from Norvegicus | Reviewed this property |
Oh i’m sure they’ll get you sorted. Don’t pass it by. Brilliant place.
14 October 2016|
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Response from Alyson K | Reviewed this property |
Hi Hazel. We were there minus the kids so I don't know if they have family rooms. Our room was an okay size, a little tired and too near the kitchen and nite club so would probably keep kids awake. The main vibe the weekend... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$22
Irish, Pub, Contemporary, Wine Bar, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 11:45 PM
8:00 AM - 11:45 PM
12:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 11:45 PM
12:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 11:45 PM
12:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 11:45 PM
12:00 AM - 1:30 AM
8:00 AM - 11:45 PM
12:00 AM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87-89 The Promenade, Portstewart BT55 7AG, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Londonderry  >  Portstewart
  • Phone Number: +44 28 7083 2003
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