The Spinnaker
  • 4 Kildare Street
    Co Down
    BT30 8JU
Just Outside Downpatrick, in Strangford, is The Spinnaker - a licensed Family Restaurant and Coffee House.

A Family Restaurant on thebestof Downpatrick

The Spinnaker in Strangford, Downpatrick, is a family-run restaurant which has a charming atmosphere and which boasts a mouth-watering lunch and evening menu.



You can enjoy a full cooked breakfast, lunch or evening meal at the Spinnaker and when the sun shines on Strangford and Downpatrick, you can enjoy your meal or coffee outside.

People are drawn to Strangford's natural harbour by its ambience and beauty; with local attractions such as Castleward, Exploris Aquarium and Downpatrick Cathedral close by, The Spinnaker is a fabulous rfamily estauant to eat in while you explore the area.



The Spinnaker serves particularly good steaks, local fish courses (including seafood chowder) and delicious home-made desserts. 

As a recently licensed restaurant, you are welcome to browse the wines menu for a bottle to accompany your meal.

Opening hours at The Spinnaker are:

    • Mon, Tues:   9am - 4pm
    • Wed, Thurs, Sun:   9am - 7.30 pm
    • Fri, Sat:   9am - 9.30 pm



This family restaurant is non-smoking, friendly and has a children's menu.

With seating for up to 50, The Spinnaker can host your function or special occasion meal with a menu designed to suit you.



Please contact Anne at The Spinnaker for full details of this Strangford Restaurant.

When you do,  please mention that you found The Spinnaker, in the family restaurant category on

thebestof Downpatrick.

Thank you.


Latest Reviews

Really nice place to eat, and the staff are great. Good parking and an ideal start to exploring the village. Friendliness is everything!
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thebestof Awards
Best loved Business (In Place) 2010