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Sango Sands Oasis Restaurant and Bar

Sango Sands Oasis, Durness IV27 4PZ, Scotland
01971 511726
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Ranked #3 of 7 Restaurants in Durness
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Scottish
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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Vienna, Austria
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55 reviews 55 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We dropped in just after opening (5 pm) on a Saturday night, expecting a small but mighty happy-hour crowd -- but, we were the first ones there! The Sango Sands bar area is pretty big and is located with spectacular beach and sea views. We perched ourselves on a comfy sofa with our beers and enjoyed a peaceful hour. We... More 

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Canby, Oregon
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220 reviews 220 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

The Oasis can be quite busy, especially on weekends. Service is good, efficient. Food is good quality pub fare. The Oasis is not fine dining (doesn't pretend to be), but you'll have a nice meal here.

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Avegno, Italy
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

As one of the very few in Durness, the camping's restaurant was a pleasant surprise, between the main road and the cliff tops, it offer a clean and quiet dinner location. Despite the first impression when entering in the restaurant, the food was very good, the staff was kind and quick. A must when traveling in this far North remote... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Came here with family, Place was ok outside could look better, service was a bit slow, and waiter had very little english so didnt really understand what we were asking for. The Staff were nice though. when asked to have a soup and mains together (one of the group wanted that as a main) they came seperate, then both of... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

While visiting the area and camping nearby for 2 nights,my wife and I went in for a meal . The modest exterior does not do justice to the standard of food and the service.Whatever you expect when you go in ,you will be more than pleasantly surprised.This establishment offers a much higher standard than might be imagined for such a... More 

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Alfreton, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Riding around the area on motorbikes we planned a stop at Durness. We arrived around 1100hrs and spotted the Sango Sands cafe but much to our disappointment it was shut. However, it opened at 1200hrs so being a nice day we went for a short walk. Returning we just beat a bus load in and got served pretty quick. Staff... More 

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Dunnet, United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Stopped here for some lunch on trip along North Coast of Scotland. Building is a bit of an eyesore and does not really make best of its location. Basic snack menu - sandwiches, pain is, etc plus some hot meals. Dining room is dark, pub area seems to gave best views. Like most places in Scotland the waiting staff were... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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81 reviews 81 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We were regulars here for dinner/drinks for over a week, as we were based at the campsite next door. The restaurant is set out in a series of diner style booths and offers a range of pub classics and more local fare - lasagne, fish and chips, venison stew, haggis starter, local smoked salmon. The melt-in-your-mouth pork belly deserves special... More 

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Great food great value great place It's fast and furious big portions , great service with a smile even when really busy. Had to wait 10 mind for a table but sat in the lounge bar with a pint of cider , and a sea view what more can you ask .

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Preston
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

As there isn't much choice of eateries in Durness, they could get away with charging a lot more for a lot less, but they don't! Good choice on the menu and they even managed to accommodate me (I'm vegan). Charming, a little bit old fashioned, but this just adds to the character!

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Address: Sango Sands Oasis, Durness IV27 4PZ, Scotland
Phone Number: 01971 511726
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Caithness and Sutherland  >  Durness
Cuisine: Scottish

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