Where To Eat

There are many tempting places to feed yourselves in and around the area. Some of our most recommended places to visit can be found here.

Henrys Bay House Restaurant

Just a short drive from Little Laight, Henrys Bay House Restaurant boasts the finest sun terrace for alfresco dining and views to be inspired by.


An Italian restaurant that also does take out.

Fig and Olive Cafe
  • 96 George Street
    Stranraer DG9 7JP
  • 01776 700099
Gallie Craig Coffee House
  • Mull of Galloway
    Drummer DG9 9HP
  • 01776 840558
Campbells Restaurant
  • Portpatrick
  • 01776 810314
Glenapp Castle

Award winning fine dining.

Local Fish - Ballantrae

Eric McIlwraith fishes from Ballantrae harbour during the summer. He has a red van and works from the Lifeboat shed. Call him the night before on 01465 831422 or find him at the harbour.

The Loch Ryan Oyster Fishery Co. Ltd

The estate has its own oyster fishery and the boat The Vital Spark is kept in the harbour in Stranraer.

Loch Ryan Oyster Fishery Co. Ltd

Fresh oysters © The Loch Ryan Oyster Fishery Co. Ltd

Ferry Fish

Good fresh fish. Quite a lot of choice including local prawns and scallops, crabs and lobster to order.

Marrbury Smokehouse

Marrbury Smokehouse which stocks its own produce and has a bistro on site. Approx 30 miles.

Galloway Smokehouse

On the banks of Wigtown Bay. Approx 30 miles.

Gallie Craig Coffee House

On the Mull of Galloway near Drummore.


Just off A75 near Dumfries - approx 75 miles - and a great place to stop and stock up en-route to Little Laight.

Maria Salzmann is a local Chef who would be happy to cater for you.  You can order fresh dishes and have them delivered. If you would like to order any dishes or discuss your requirements in detail, contact Maria on:

01776 700099 (between 9-10am or after 3pm) or salzmanncatering@gmail.com

Also, read our news post: The Stranraer Oyster Festival.

Welcome to Stranraer Oyster Festival

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