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The Anchor Bar Complex

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, European, British, Pub, Soups, Irish, Contemporary
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87-89 The Promenade, Portstewart, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7083 2003
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Bushmills, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Called in tonight for a table for 5. From the minute we walked in until we left it was 5 star service. Great service, superb food and great value for money. Thank you for a lovely chilled out evening .

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Thank Beggsy19
London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great night here with friends, live music and food. Good mixed bunch of people. Have had both lunch and dinner here and food is good too.

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Thank minkthemoo
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have taken friends for lunch several times and have never been disappointed. Staff are lovely and I would recommend the lasagne in particular. Food is fresh and homemade. Excellent location near the beach and good value for money.

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Thank Mary R
Coleraine, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited the Anchorage today New Years Day for lunch, the staff could not have been anymore helpful and friendly. ( especially as some of them had been in until 3am New Years Eve !! ) We had a table for 5, lovely modern décor, clean and nice atmosphere. We all had something different and when we asked for something that... More 

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Thank clare m
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Nice place to have a drink, dance and chill with friends. For me best days will be on Tuesday (karooke night),and Friday (live music). Overall a place to go...

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Thank to46silva
ballymena. n ireland
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

I love this place for a good night out as the 3 separate floors offer different entertainment for all tastes. I had tried to book 15 rooms for a family function but the reception staff where so unhelpful and un accommodating that I stayed in a neighbouring hotel instead. Bar staff however are fantastic so it's still the best place... More 

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Thank fantasyart
Coleraine
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Decided at the last minute to call in for dinner. Food and service was very good. Great atmosphere in the bar with a real fire lit.

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Thank Menaman
Maghera, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

The food was delicious and the pub had a nice atmosphere. The waiting staff were really attentive, will definitely be back.

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Thank Seanin L
Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

good pub feed, friendly service and a very enthousiastic air co vent in the restaurant opstairs, take care not to sit under it

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Thank Marie-Jose T
Magherafelt, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Great bar and excellent entertainment. Excellent food and service. Great crack had by all. Great for kids too ....

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Thank LorraineScott

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, European, British, Pub, Soups, Irish, Contemporary
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87-89 The Promenade, Portstewart, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Londonderry  >  Portstewart
  • Phone Number: +44 28 7083 2003

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?