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Harbour LIghts Cafe & Restaurant

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4 Shore Road, Peel IM5 1AH
+44 1624 843543
10:00 - 17:00
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Sun 10:00 - 17:00
Wed 10:00 - 17:00
Thu - Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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London, United Kingdom
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152 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a good stop for a quick burger and chips or an afternoon creamed tea. The staff were friendly and attentive. It is not a licensed place but you are welcome to bring your drinks with you. Prices are reasonable and it's pretty good value. We didn't have a desert but the ones on the table next to us... More 

Thank mickygees
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4 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice and cosy little restaurant! Very friendly staff! Very good food! Good view on the castle and sea!

Thank Olaf V
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rude and disgusted by the staff attitude, told to move table then approached and told we need to be gone in 45mins, saved them the trouble and suggest others do likewise

Thank Brutus65
Poynton, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This cafe is right by the sea front. It is lovely and cosy inside and has a woodburner stove. It can get quite warm, therefore, there aren't any Windows that open! The staff always seem very friendly. The toilet could do with a bit of an upgrade.

Thank ManxSandy
Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We booked a table for 10 people and upon arrival noted there were only 8 place settings. Our order was taken by a lovely waitress who sadly didn't notice the lack of places. The pots of tea arrived but still no cous to drink with, in fact we had to help our selves to the cups. Next the food order... More 

Thank madmanxcow
Langley City, Canada
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27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

For a small, intimate place the menu is extensive. Literally something for everyone and everything prepared with exceptional attention to detail. Clearly a lot of effort spent in selecting fresh, high quality ingredients - our family of five visited twice and everything we tried was incredibly tasty. The only negative is the 3 planes it takes us to get there........ More 

Thank SJSmithbc
Ramsey Isle of Man
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116 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This was my first visit for a considerable time, but I was very impressed with the welcome and the menu. The menu had something for every taste and at reasonable prices (main meals £10.50) The service was excellent with attentive waiters and the food matched the service, It was well presented and very well cooked to your requirements. I will... More 

Thank Derekj J
Wallasey, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Was in the IOM to attend a family funeral and on arrival to the island, decided we needed a good breakfast to sustain for the day ahead. Only disappointment - it was not open as early as we would have liked, but returned and had the main cooked breakfast with coffee. Served with several pieces of bloomer style toast, it... More 

Thank Wendi B
2 reviews
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Booked a party of fifteen of us (plus a toddler and a baby in a highchair) for Saturday lunchtime. Excellent service both with the booking experience and from the staff on the day, nothing was too much trouble and everyone really enjoyed their food.

Thank Jan K
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268 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Opposite the beach in Peel this is a small cafe/restaurant serving a varied menu. Service was friendly and food served quickly and was very nice. Cafe was very busy. Definitely worth a visit

Thank BathGarry

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 40
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Shore Road, Peel IM5 1AH
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Isle of Man  >  Peel
  • Phone Number: +44 1624 843543
Often described as your Granny’s front room our fine collection of china cups and tea-plates (many donated by happy customers and friends ) forms the backdrop to this traditional tearoom. Our log fire keeps customers warm in winter and the fine views of the beach and castle are second to none.Open throughout the year, our evening restaurants are especially popular so please remember to book . Local favourites are Peel Smoked Kippers our famous Battered Cod and Mrs Jones’s Rich Fruit cake and Tea-bread. Our homemade desserts with whipped Manx Cream are another great favourite.Evenings in Peel give customers a real treat, a three course meal plus coffee with plenty of choice and a great atmosphere. Peel is also popular as a venue for private dinner parties and can comfortably seat up to 35 guests. Our Peel restaurant in not licensed so feel free to bring along your own wine.

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