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Laurie Arms Hotel

11-13 Main Street | Haugh of Urr, Castle Douglas DG7 3YA, Scotland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Small local pub in a small rural village, pleasant service lacking in the basics. Food was variable, seafood frozen and taseless but other dishes were good but over priced for what you got. Wine was poor quality and very over priced.

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Morpeth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We came by the Laurie Arms by accident on Sunday when we were out for a drive whilst on holiday in the area. What a lovely find. Although it was lunch time there was an extensive choice on the menu as well as traditional Sunday lunches. I chose the roast beef dinner and it was delicious. My husband chose the... More 

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Brisbane Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

We stopped for a bite to eat on our way through the area. The pub was clean and the staff friendly. We opted for soup of the day which was very nice. Enjoyable stop. The drive was scenic so if you want a nice spot for a days drive this is it.

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Leicester, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

This was a welcome haven on a rainy evening while we were camping. The landlady was really friendly and the food absolutely delicious. We both had a scrummy haggis stuffed chicken and then a chocolate torte and a rhubarb and lemon sponge. 3 beers and a soft drink. total £40. very good value. Far more quiet than it should be.... More 

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Dalbeattie, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Good food freshly made, prompt service with a smile. A great selection of draught beers and a warm log fire. What more do you need? Lasagne was home made but I should have ordered chips on the side. Scampi for my mother-in-law was up to scratch. My wife had homemade Shepards Pie and reported it delicious.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

We were not the only ones eating, another tourist family were just finishing as we came in, but the restaurant was unused as the pub was really quiet. The food was ok but quite high prices, however I am aware that prices in quiet areas are always higher as there is not the quantity of people to keep profits up.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

Out for my birthday with family.I have a 5yr old and a 2yr old who do not like to sit still.made very welcome on entry.offered toys forv the kids.gr8 choice the menu and specials .hubby and I had fillet steak met in the mouth.kids had sausage and macaroni portions just wright.service faltless.will be back.

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North Wales, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2012

The restaurant looked full in the Laurie Arms so we ate in the bar. We were in the corner round from the bar and the view was not glamorous, but the big beautifully cooked lamb shank resting on a bed of delicious mashed potatoes was all I wanted to look at!!. The meal was accompanied by carrots, brocolli and ratatouille.... More 

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Cumbria, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2011

Had a pleasant evening and meal in the Laurie Arms with friends/relatives and it appeared to tick all the boxes required for a small village pub on a November evening It had a roaring log fire in each of the two bars, the welcome was warm and meaningful, the service was easy and pleasant, the food was good, and the... More 

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