Plate with salad and salmon

Places to eat

Many more options are available in nearby towns and villages. Please contact the Visitor Information Centre for further information.


Deli-licious cafe

1A/B Castle Street,

Breakfast, homemade scones, soups, paninis, toasties, sandwiches, burgers and chips. Children’s Menu available. Take-Away service available. Groups catered for. Disabled access.

Winter hours: Mon-Fri 9-3pm, Sat-Sun 9-5pm.
Summer hours: Mon-Fri 9-5pm, Sat-Sun 9-7pm.

Contact: 028 4272 9911

Portaferry Hotel

Dining at the Portaferry Hotel

10, The Strand,

Traditional food & a la carte menu. Locally caught seafood. 5 course tasting menu. Booking advisable. Wheelchair access and groups catered for. Sometimes has traditional music at weekends.

Open all year: Mon-Fri 12-3pm & 5-9pm, Sun 12-4pm.

Contact: / 028 4272 8231

Salthouse Restaurant

38-40 Shore Road,

A wide and varied menu to suit all tastes, with locally sourced produce, fresh seafood, vegetarian options. Bar snacks available all day, A la carte served from 4pm. Live bands in the bar playing a range of styles.

Open Fri 4-8.30pm, Sat 10am-9.30pm, Sun 10-8.30pm.

Contact: 028 4272 9972

Slip Inn

The Slip Inn

1, The Strand, Portaferry

Restaurant and Bar Food. Open all year. Fri 5-9pm, Sat-Sun 12.30-9pm.

Contact: 028 4272 990

Joe's Hot Spot

Fish and chips and other take away hot food from the centre of Portaferry. Contact 028 4272 8868.