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Fins Restaurant

) #1 of 3 Restaurants in Fairlie $$ - $$$ Seafood, British,
Fencebay | Fencefoot Farm, Fairlie KA29 0EG, Scotland
+44 1475 568989
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (15 reviews)
“cullen skink” (13 reviews)
“lemon sole” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Scottish
$$ - $$$
Fencebay | Fencefoot Farm, Fairlie KA29 0EG, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have passed this place so many times so decided next time I was passing to pop in and have a nosey and I am glad I did. Originally went to see what was being sold in the shop, they have a variety of meats,...More

Thank ScotsJen81
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I ate dinner for our wedding anniversary in August 2016. There was a warm welcome , helpful staff and excellent food. Could not believe the value for money. I can recommend a meal here to anyone who loves fish. Several months on...More

Thank GrumpyDad2017
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Just delicious. Never had such good oysters before. It is a must to come here if you are even remotelly close, like, in the UK!.

Thank Octavio S
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Went for family lunch and had a full three course, adding oysters and lobster to our order. The sea bass my husband ordered was massive, big enough for 2. In total the final cost was a lot less than many other seafood restaurants. The only...More

Thank 898mimi
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We visited hear on Sunday,we have been many times before and really enjoyed the food. Normally packed with diners,this time a few diner's? Quite clearly with the quality and quantity of the food left us feeling disappointed on this visit

1  Thank Angus M
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Gave this place another chance and so glad I did! It's a seafood lover's paradise. Food was absolutely outstanding in flavour and presentation. Service was brilliant too. I had tempura langoustines to start, they were amazing. I saw it on the menu and it said...More

Thank duncansmith2014
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We visited the farm shop next door to their restaurant, which if the standard is the same as the shop I would certainly visit next time I am in Ayre. The produce from the shop is absolutely delicious. If you go in buy the homemade...More

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We adore this place. Fish dishes that surprise, great prices and service. I have a dairy intolerance and they always adapt dishes for me. The mixed platters are incredible but you need a huge appetite or share. Unlicenced so you take your own booze, which...More

Thank Karla T
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Went to fins as part of birthday celebrations.. Sat in conservatory large table.. Staff were very helpful in setting up. And very eager to see us enjoy our evening.. Will highly recommended.. Prices very reasonable and competitive.. our party had a good variety.. Culin skink...More

Thank Ronald M
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Just had another excellent lunch here. Small and informal but the food is always of a high standard and the service friendly and welcoming. A very user friendly menu because - as the portions are very generous - it is possible to take, for example,...More

Thank R_A617
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, British, Scottish
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fencebay | Fencefoot Farm, Fairlie KA29 0EG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  North Ayrshire  >  Fairlie
  • Phone Number: +44 1475 568989
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