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Kinloch Arms Hotel

27-29 High Street, Carnoustie DD7 6AN , Scotland
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Ranked #8 of 10 Carnoustie B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Andy L Bradford, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very limited menu, nothing for vegetarian disappointed the previous menu was very good, had to leave and go elsewhere!! The previous menu that they had was very good with a choice for vegetarians, maybe they are using this limited menu until they get a more extensive one?

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KinlochArms, General Manager at Kinloch Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Thank-you for taking the time to write a review, our new menu has six starters and nine main courses on it, we also run daily specials which consists of starters and main courses. If you combine the two, it is actually the same size as our previous menu, we feel this is more than enough for a pub menu. Our... More

Bradford, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel in good position on High street with plenty of free parking . Breakfast good ,room large but décor looking tired.Hotel in middle of a re vamp .Staff very helpful :nice bar area with a good choice of real ale

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London, United Kingdom
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20 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A pleasant hotel, restaurant and bar. Prices were very good , wide selection of beers, and a limited menu (probably due to the fact that they were newly opened. One of the nicest bars in Carnoustie. Would recommend this hotel.

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Aldershot, England, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to the Kinloch Arms during a 3 night stay in Carnoustie for the Commonwealth Games, found the staff helpful and service prompt despite them being fairly busy, potatoes skins for starters could have been seasoned better but Chicken ceaser Salad was full of flavor and portion was generous, nice lively atmosphere helped make this a pleasant experience and would... More

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Dundee, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a fantastic meal tonight with my husband and our little boy. Great service and great prices. Had a live band on later on as well. Well worth a visit, hotel is undergoing a major refurbishment and has a great outside seating area.

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Carnoustie, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Oh dear ,the worst fish and chips ever appalling batter coating a very poor fish which is advertised as fresh haddock I have my doubts if it were haddock or fresh,also ordered cheese and chilli nachos which came without the cheese!!my wife said her serving of chicken fajitas were different!!!!

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Dalbeattie, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

I booked a room online 5 days before my proposed stay, arrived off the train with my luggage after a long day, found the hotel but to my dismay it was shut and had notices up warning about its being a building site. Surely they could have informed the booking company? I had to search for somewhere else which was... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

On arrival we went into the bar and a lady ticked a book after taking our name and took us to our family room , there was no communication with ref to breakfast or dinner we had to ask. As a family run hotel I feel she should of introduced herself and welcomed us but this didn't happen. The room... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

Warm welcome. Very friendly and helpful staff. Room very clean and everything(t.v. Shower etc) worked. Furniture a little dated. Wonderful options at breakfast including selection of fruits and cereals and filling fry up. Friendly bar. I would sum up as one star hotel,with five star service. Have stayed in many highly rated hotels where I would not be as well... More

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

This is the second time we have had high tea at the Kinloch Arms and we were not disappointed on either visit. Huge portions of home made steak pie and a lovely steak cooked to perfection. Plenty of toast but no pancakes or scones on the second visit but as we were almost at the end of service were delighted... More

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Address: 27-29 High Street, Carnoustie DD7 6AN , Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Angus > Carnoustie
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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