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The Lorne Bar

Stevenson Street, Oban PA34 5NA, Scotland
44 (0)141 564 1973
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Ranked #30 of 73 Restaurants in Oban
Cuisines: Scottish
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Yatton, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
126 reviews 126 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

We've just returned from a week in the Oban area, and visited the Lorne three times. This is a small 'back street' pub, well signposted from the harbour, and in this years Good Pub Guide Lucky dip section. There's a Victorian feel to place, with an island bar and lots of tiles and brass work. Service is busy and friendly... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

had a lovely lunch here....stayed for hours as the atmosphere was good. Served by Michelle and was impresed. The lunch was tasty and well presented, Kris the chef came and said hello and made sure we were happy with our meal

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lornebar, General Manager at The Lorne Bar, responded to this review

Thanks for your super review and we hope to see you again soon. More

Bath, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
164 reviews 164 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
178 helpful votes 178 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

This is a traditional pub with nice staff but the food wasnt very good in our opinion and only 2 real ales.

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lornebar, General Manager at The Lorne Bar, responded to this review

.Thank you for your review and thank you for your positive comments. More

1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Great local pub/restaurant Located one block off of Oban main street Best mussels I've ever had Great Food menue and Bar selection Attentive staff

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lornebar, General Manager at The Lorne Bar, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your super review and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. More

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

In The Lorne Bar on Friday and Saturday night beginning of September 2014, busy wee bar took us an hour to get a seat, and (bizzarely) within 10 minutes staff asked for our table to make space for the live music at 10pm (this happened both nights), bit off putting but good live music and accordian player (Well done John,... More

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lornebar, General Manager at The Lorne Bar, responded to this review

Thanks you for your review and I am sorry if you were put off by my team asking to move tables about! This should be done in a professional manner and I do hope they were able to move you to another table. More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Traditional island bar with great food and friendly service. Sea food a speciality. Prices are not cheap but good value for the quality.

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lornebar, General Manager at The Lorne Bar, responded to this review

Thanks for the review and so glad you enjoyed some of local seafood delights! More

Calgary, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

The bartender was fantastic, couldn't do enough to take care of us. Our meals were wonderful. Location is close to the waterfront.

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lornebar, General Manager at The Lorne Bar, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, I am glad you were given great service, that's what we are here for!! More

Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Stopped in for quick lunch had very happy and friendly staff. Tasty food at a reasonable price and will defiantly come again next time.

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lornebar, General Manager at The Lorne Bar, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and we look forward to seeing you the next time you are in Oban. More

Leeds
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The food is great, good choice and the staff are very helpful. The bar is slightly hidden away from the main town however it is well worth the 2-3 minute walk from the main street. The Lorne has a good selection of ales, lagers and whiskey. We often turn up at short notice with children and the staff have got... More

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lornebar, General Manager at The Lorne Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and your great comment regarding our food and my team. We strive to give great food and great customer service everyday. Thanks again More

Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Good experience eating at the Lorne Bar, an attractive pub in central Oban. Nice choice of vegetarian food and no issue with taking our dog in with us. Thank you for making us so welcome, we much appreciated the long hours that your kitchen is open - we visited early evening on a Sunday and this often isn't an easy... More

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lornebar, General Manager at The Lorne Bar, responded to this review

Thanks for the review, we pride ourselves in being the most dog friendly pub in Oban and I am so glad you enjoyed your meal with us. More

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