Ate here as am staying here (and was too cold to go anywhere else). Lovely ambiance, wood fire, Xmas lights, dark lighting. Had the veggie broth and chilli pasta. Not great, but good! Enjoyed a glass of red by the fire afterwards.
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We had a couple of evenings here with friends for drinks and food. Bar and restaurant are all so friendly and give a great first impression. Real warm atmosphere with log fire too Had a couple of different meals and both were faultless. The sharing...More
Our Walking group of 40 Seniors made their way to The Porthole and enjoyed delicious scones and coffee or tea on Wednesday last. Staff were polite and on hand with the hot beverages. Restaurant was very comfortable and of course the views over Portballintrae Harbour...More
Although the resturant was busy because of Halloween, the service and food was excellent, would definitely recommend the Porthole.
After a lovely walk along beach we dropped in on the spur of the moment. We were greeted immediately and seated in a window seat. We were pleasantly suprised that the prices on the menu were reasonable. I ordered the rump steak and my wife...More
We wandered in on a rainy Sunday and despite looking somewhat bedraggled, we were warmly greeted and seated. A cup of hot tomato soup was just the thing to warm me up, then we went on to order lunch. Lovely rump steak for one, with...More
Food was excellent, would recommend the Sirloin Steak special for 2 people @£29.99 as you get a great Steak and Chips, + trimmings, and 2 glasses of wine, and the red was really great...just the job to go with my M/R Steak...whilst looking out over...More
We had a meal at the Porthole restaurant when we were staying overnight in Portballintrae. We were two families of four with some fussy children. However, there was something for everyone and we all really enjoyed it. The view from the restaurant is amazing and...More
Wonderful view of the ocean from the dining room. We were fortunate enough to get a table by the window. The food was good. The service was great, very attentive staff. There is some parking behind the hotel/restaurant.