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The Allan Water Cafe

15 Henderson Street, Bridge of Allan, Stirling FK9 4HN, Scotland
+44 1786 833060
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“ice cream” (107 reviews)
“fish and chips” (113 reviews)
“tartare” (11 reviews)
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Cafe, Seafood, Fast food, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
15 Henderson Street, Bridge of Allan, Stirling FK9 4HN, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Some of the best Fish and Chips around. Food is freshly cooked and served very quickly by cheerful and attentive staff. Love this restaurant and it's takeaway!

Thank AquaMatt12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the haggis and chips. Both were cooked to perfection and the service was fantastic. A clear winner in Bridge of Allan

Thank mattontwowheels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent fish and chips. The service was friendly and efficient and the fish was fresh. A good place to come if don't have a lot of time and you're looking for good value and no fuss wholesome food. Highly recommended.

Thank macphersondave
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very buy, why? Cause the best fish and chip in Scotland, so everything is worth the wait. As for anything and they will try to give you what you want.

Thank shirleyfosterg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been here quite a few times over the years. As usual the food was delicious (although is it controversial to say the chips are as good as some places?), but I particularly love the milkshakes here. I got the chocolate milkshake which was amazing and...More

Thank Felicite C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Only the second time we have eaten here and the first with our son everything was lovely. Nice and quiet when we arrived although it filled up pretty quickly. Food order taken and our lunch was served in good time. Will return again soon.

Thank rabbit2812
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Another great lunchtime visit. Arrived just on 12noon before the cafe got really busy as the local children were on school holiday. Staff were happy to pull tables together to seat bigger groups. Ordered a lunchtime special which consisted of a filled roll, I chose...More

Thank sunseeker7643
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Fairly good food and service. Took a while for order to arrive which was surprising as cafe was not that busy. Food was plentiful and fairly tasty.

Thank AlanandDebbie O
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Having visited this cafe many times in the past we were totally disappointed with the service today. Having found a table and decided from the menu we waited and waited and waited for someone to take our order. Two gentlemen then cleaned tables beside us...More

4  Thank M22
Reviewed 24 January 2018

I travel Far and Wide for a good Fish Supper. This venue was certainly up there with the best I have sampled. Freshly cooked while you wait with a variety of portion / fish sizes on offer. I had the regular which was lovely (and...More

Thank birnamwood
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Questions & Answers
Paul M
27 August 2017|
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Response from Jacqline W | Reviewed this property |
on Monday evenings they do GF batter as they have changed the oil in all the fryers
Wanshu C
15 January 2017|
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Response from allanwater1 | Property representative |
No you don't, it's a first come first served basis 😀
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Henderson Street, Bridge of Allan, Stirling FK9 4HN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Stirling  >  Stirling  >  Bridge of Allan
  • Phone Number: +44 1786 833060
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