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Borve Country House Pub

Isle of Lewis, Borve HS2 0RX, Scotland
01851 850223
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Ranked #1 of 1 restaurants in Borve
Cuisines: Pub
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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77% Recommend
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English first
Penicuik, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

My dad and I had a superb meal here on the final night of our Outer Hebrides tour. We did have to book in advance but this was easy. My dad enjoyed the deep fried brie followed by a beautifully presented prawn marie rose salad, which he said was delicious and really different. I enjoyed the chicken live paté, which... More

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Scotland
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 NEW

Food was excellent served by friendly local girls who had great knowledge of the area and suggested places to visit

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Elgin, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

My husband and I had been exploring the island and having been for a fairly long walk, were in need of a good meal to get us ready for the afternoon. Upon entering we were blocked at the door by an extremely harassed looking waitress. The reason she gave for not wanting to let us in? 'A coach trip has... More

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Irvine, ayrshire
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Dined with my husband and 4 children, I had checked previous reviews and had popped in for a look at the menu before booking a table. The menu looked appetising and was really looking forward to dining here. The restaurant is modern clean and inviting. I ordered a starter of prawn cocktail and my husband ordered the breaded Brie with... More

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Scottish Borders
Top Contributor
114 reviews 114 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We chose Borve Hotel as it was recommended as a great place for food following a day touring the west coast of Lewis and we were not disappointed. The staff are very attentive, but not overly pushy, very pleasant and welcoming. The menu choices were excellent, something for everyone, even our vegetarian. The service was very quick and the food... More

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Stornoway, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

+ My partner and I went here round about August,a bit of spontaneity! We already went here for our first romantic meal together,in November 2012.It is situated just about a mile down the road from where I live,so I know most of the staff,they are all very helpful,friendly,and very welcoming.The atmosphere and ambiance is lovely,the service is always very good,and... More

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ringwood
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54 reviews 54 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

Went with friends for dinner. The service was so friendly and the menu varied. My meal was very nice. Everyone enjoyed their meals, and most had no room left for pudding as the portions are more than decent! The wine was very good and inexpensive too. Everything looked freshly cooked and the food good quality at a reasonable place. Definitely... More

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Scotland
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013 via mobile

We visited last month for an eve meal. We had scallops to start and they were beautifully presented and very tasty! Main course was pork belly which we love but it was very disappointing! The meat was dry and a little tough! The fat was soft and hairy which was rather unsightly and unappetising to look at! Sweet was amazing... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

Had a super meal here. Service very friendly and good. Food was delicious. There were three of us and each ate 2 Fish courses after which no one had room for a Pud!! Thanks for a lovely evening. Well recommended.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013 via mobile

Two of us ate here on a Saturday evening and found the setting relaxed and the staff friendly. My partner had the haggis starter which he really enjoyed. We thoroughly finished our steak and ale pie and toad in the hole mains, both of which were tasty and in decent portions. We then shared a bakewell tart on the basis... More

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