We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rannachan Restaurant

$$$
Seafood, Scottish, International, British
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
Corran Esplanade | Oban Bay Hotel & Spa, Oban PA34 5AE, Scotland
0870 950 6273
Website
Add hours for Rannachan Restaurant and help diners know when to go.
+ Add hours
Description: Local seafood, organic produce and captivating viewsWith an emphasis on...
Local seafood, organic produce and captivating viewsWith an emphasis on fresh, local seafood, organic produce and attentive service, our Rannachan Restaurant in Oban is a welcome retreat at the end of your busy day.
read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 18 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 9
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great food

Great choice of food and breakfast was served to you, the 6 course tasting menu was varied and if you were on a DBB break and didn't like anything on this menu, you could choose something off the a la carte at half price. The eggs Benedict for breakfast were amazing

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 3, 2015
weejess
,
Falkirk, United Kingdom
Add Photo Write a Review

18 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Falkirk, United Kingdom
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Great choice of food and breakfast was served to you, the 6 course tasting menu was varied and if you were on a DBB break and didn't like anything on this menu, you could choose something off the a la carte at half price. The eggs Benedict for breakfast were amazing

Was this review helpful? Yes
Gourock, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

service is fantastic, food lovely. it is quite fancy, we are plain eaters whereas the taster menu we had (for us) was quite posh. broccolli and blue cheese quiche, venison, cullen skink, scallops, pancetta, etc etc. we had our breakfast as well, fantastic selection to choose from. we had cinnamon french toast with bacon and maple syrup, tea and toast.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

The six course taster menu is fantastic. You will be doing well to get to the end of this but it is worth trying. The breakfast is the best choice menu I have seen.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Excellent food served with a smile, its well worth it and served with a smile and a great location if a little busy at times

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
clitheroe
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

great service dishing up very good food and plenty of it. all the meals we had there were very good but not cheap as one would expect in this restaurant. menu was varied to suit all tastes, and a very peaceful atmosphere.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Dunbartonshire, Scotland
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

This is the Oban Bay Hotel restaurant where we had dinner on two of the nights of our 3 night break. The 6 course taster menu was lovely and adequate for older folk like us. Second night we had the main course from the ala carte menu and the portion size was huge. We paid the small supplementary charge. Only... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

We were staying in the hotel so are in the restaurant on the first night. The service was good; friendly and attentive staff and the good was delicious - we both had the sirloin steak as a main, my boyfriend ordered pepper sauce and didn't touch it because the meat was so perfectly cooked. Would stay in the hotel and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Midhurst, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Friends were staying at the Oban Bay Hotel for a few nights and we joined them for dinner one evening. The hotel has a splendid view of the Bay, across to the isles of Kerrera and Mull, and this view can be enjoyed to the full from the conservatory where we had coffee. But unfortunately the dining room is towards... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

My recent stay included the six course taster menu. The food was fabulous perfect portion sizes really well thought out menu. Tasted perfect my favourite was the duck it was just lovely. Breakfast was the same the choice was huge which is great and properly cooked poached eggs. The service was absolutely top notch, polite friendly staff who could not... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Head of Muir, Scotland, United Kingdom
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Very fast turnaround. Piping hot food - very nice food. Waiting Staff very efficient and polite - couldn't do enough to make sure you were happy.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Rannachan Restaurant also viewed

Oban, Argyll and Bute
Oban, Argyll and Bute
 
Oban, Argyll and Bute
Oban, Argyll and Bute
 

Been to Rannachan Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Corran Esplanade | Oban Bay Hotel & Spa, Oban PA34 5AE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Oban
  • Phone Number: 0870 950 6273

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 61
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Scottish, International, British

Description

Local seafood, organic produce and captivating viewsWith an emphasis on fresh, local seafood, organic produce and attentive service, our Rannachan Restaurant in Oban is a welcome retreat at the end of your busy day.

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Rannachan Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?