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The Anchor Bar Complex

87-89 The Promenade, Portstewart BT55 7AG, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7083 2003
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub, Soups, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
87-89 The Promenade, Portstewart BT55 7AG, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 498 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very good bar, nice friendly staff, reasonably priced,music/entertainment most nites.very central to town.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lots of screens, loads of staff who don’t know how to work sound system ! Despite repeated requests kept music running in background ! Not to say the bar was busy with diners or anyone actually interested in music. Had to leave to seek the...More

Thank 421stephanv
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we arrived in Portstewart, everyone we asked recommended Anchorage for dinner, so we decided to check it out. The food was wonderful - I had the Italian chicken dish (gluten free!) plus champ and both were delicious. The service was very friendly and we...More

Thank Overseas_22
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate at The Anchor Bar Complex twice during our short stay in Portstewart. Dinner at the Anchor Bistro and lunch at the Anchor Bar. Both meals were delicious and the staff were very friendly. I highly recommend the Seafood Chowder for anyone who is...More

Thank hdoyle2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our B andB host recommended The Anchor when we arrived after a tiring day. She explained that the ‘pub’ side was warm and cosy but that there was a ‘Bistro’ too which was smarter although the menus is the same. When we arrived the ‘pub’...More

Thank Tracey M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four in our group for dinner, 3 liked their meals, one guest liked her so much she ordered it a second time (I think it was the Italian chicken dish), unfortunately my salmon entrée was not so great, the salmon was fine but the cream...More

Thank mtnislander
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We got a local recommendation so decided to try this place. We were not disappointed, food was really, really good, tasty and plenty of it. We ate beside an open fire which gave heat and atmosphere. Choices were straightforward and service good. Not expensive but...More

Thank Ashley A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place! Went to the pub. Food was so good and very fairly priced. Location close to the ocean. Fresh Guinness! Soccer on the TV! Great pub. Can’t wait to go back.

Thank sscozzafava
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely friendly place staff were polite and helpful food was quality definitely recommend the place 😃

Thank homelad
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

The chowder is absolutely amazing! Nice and friendly staff and a cozy atmosphere. We went there on a Sunday evening, not to crowded, just perfect!

Thank Ilona v
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Hazel G
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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
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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