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McLaren Hotel & Bistro

Centre of Brodick, Brodick, Scotland
01770 302 226
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Ranked #21 of 27 Restaurants in Brodick
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English first
Eaglesham, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We visited Arran on the 1st of October with overseas visitors on a beautiful day . The Island was spectacular and the people lovely and friendly and the establishments visited were clean had good produce and delivered pleasing service ! Buoyed up with this pleasant experience we thought we would top the day off with a delicious meal before returning... More

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Edinburgh
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I cannot remember the name of the actual bistro as I believe it has recently changed hands. The decor is plain and looks unfinished. Food prices are expensive for what looks like a cafe rather than a restaurant, so avoided the overpriced meals and stuck with soup and chips. Soup was nice but most likely out of a can. The... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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102 reviews 102 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

Had a drink in the bar. Service was good but that's about it. Needs a refurb. Would not go back here

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

Comfortable and relaxing food was excellent staff and owners friendly perfect situation in the heart of Brodick

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Dumfries, Scotland, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2012

Just returned from a trip to Arran. Found this bar to be ideal for unwinding after a days worth of walking & getting soaked! Nice to be able to have a seat & enjoy a drink in front of an open fire. Cheapest pint I have came across on Arran, and ideally located close to the ferry terminal. The bar... More

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157 reviews 157 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

We were in a large party visiting Arran to take part in a charity cycle race and decided to meet & eat here on the first night,----- were we ever dissapointed? yes indeed we were, the menu looked so good with a large choice--- my all time favourite is Mac& Cheese-- but what a sad let down it was boiled... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2011

An excellent range of options to suit every taste, that could be eaten in the restaurant or the bar. Daily specials complimented the main menu admirably. Staff efficient,competent and friendly

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Leslie
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121 reviews 121 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2011

Excellent food for the money. Staff very pleasant and helpful.

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London
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2010

We had a beautiful day on the isle of Arran this September but sadly this Hotel had no part of that. The service was slow, after being seated we had to ask to have our order taken. The staff were unfriendly, rude and generally unhelpful. The 3 course meal was good value but I would not eat here again if... More

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Glasgow
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2009

We have stayed in Arran quite a few times and were sad to see this Bistro going rapidly downhill in last few years. The first time we ate here there was an extensive al a carte menu which was lovely but the last time we were ate here was 2 years ago and had to be the worst place we... More

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Additional Information about McLaren Hotel & Bistro

Address: Centre of Brodick, Brodick, Scotland
Phone Number: 01770 302 226
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Isle of Arran  >  Brodick

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