Nestled along the County Antrim coast between Carrickfergus Castle and the Gobbins Cliff Path, The Lighthouse Bistro is situated just off Victorian Whitehead's colourful promenade.
The Lighthouse Bistro is a small, cosy, award winning family run restaurant which makes everything from scratch including its own pasta, breads and smokes and pickles a range of local produce too. You can expect to find local cheeses, seafood, coffee and a range of meat dishes such as smoked pork belly and steaks on the menu.
The Bistro holds various events throughout the year. Dates are announced here and via social media. We are unlicenced but you may bring a bottle!
Our menu is subject to change. We regularly have daily lunch and evening specials on offer.
Sea you all soon!
mixed seafood, Bistro bread
lime & honey marinated chicken, House slaw, paprika mayo
smoked bacon, garlic butter, House bread
beetroot, tomato salsa, walnut, mixed leafs, seeds
fresh pasta, cream or tomato sauce with garlic bread & smoked cheddar
green lentils, root vegetable puree, red wine jus
cabbage broth, broccoli, sour cream
roast carrots, green slaw, horseradish aioli
mixed vegetables, tomato&basil sauce, baby boils, house bread
mixed seafood, sour dough
house pickles, red pepper mayo
beetroot, tomato salsa, walnuts, mixed leafs, seeds
avocado, poached egg, cucumber, mixed leafs
green slaw, horseradish aioli
mixed fish and seafood, tomato & basil sauce, baby boils, House bread, aioli
pressed slow cooked premium beef, heritage carrots, greens, beef jus
local free range chicken fillet, garden greens, smoked bacon, tarragon cream
creamed potatoes, heritage carrots, greens, red wine reduction
green lentils, duo of purees, Madeira sauce
all £5 and served with chips, peas & carrots
Irish cheeses, crackers, house chutney
Virgin olive oil, parsley
Sour dough, tomato & basil salsa, herb oil
Avocado, tofu, mixed leafs, cucumber, peas, seeds
Root vegetables, mushrooms, red wine reduction, House pickles
Mixed vegetables, tomato sauce, garlic bread
Vegetables, House pickles
2 Marine Avenue, Whitehead, Carrickfergus, BT38 9QW
Tuesday to Saturday 12-14
Thursday to Saturday 17 - 21
Monday & Sunday - closed.