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Stranraerb, Portpatrick DG9 9AD, Scotland
+44 (0)1776 810471
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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
A most lovely side trip not to be missed

This place was not on TA when we first visited. It is very well worth the cost, which is up there. The setting is spectacular, quiet, but close to Portpatrick (we chose to walk along the coast for some breathtaking views- your fitbit will be happy and you will be too since you will need to walk off... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
psychlone
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London Ont
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London Ont
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

This place was not on TA when we first visited. It is very well worth the cost, which is up there. The setting is spectacular, quiet, but close to Portpatrick (we chose to walk along the coast for some breathtaking views- your fitbit will be happy and you will be too since you will need to walk off those temptations... More 

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Almancil, Portugal
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Although it was a set 5 course menu each evening the range of dishes was excellent and nothing failed to please.

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Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Beautiful location, very pleasant meal with excellent service. Tony the chef, was spot on with his seasonings and the food quality was great. A bit pricey but for a Michelin starred meal you can't beat it in Dumfries and Galloway!

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Drummore, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

My friends took me out to lunch for my 70th birthday. The food was excellent and the staff were wonderful. The chef even sent me a mini birthday cake with candle. I won't forget a very special day.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Delicious food and lovely hosts and hopefully we will be able to visit again soon. Thankyou Knockinaam for a very memorable stay.

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Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I cannot eat fish /seafood and made this known at time of booking. Everything from that point was taken care of! Taster menu came with my own personal menu varying in those elements I could not eat - with beautiful alternatives served. Each member of staff had clearly noted the requirement and were exceptionally discreet but highly efficient. The food... More 

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Rugby, England, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This place is hard to reach, and you really need to stay locally, preferably there - B&B including evening meal is reasonable given the high standard of food an accommodation. Delicious food, changing every day, and attentive service. If you like large portions then probably not the place for you, but I find the 5 course dinner, with numerous amuse-vouches... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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108 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This Lodge is just south of Portpatrick somewhat off the beaten track. It was apparently used by Churchill to meet with the chiefs of staff due to its isolated location. It is in a wonderful position between two rocky outcroppings with a lawn going down to its own little isolated beach. Unfortunately it poured rain when we were there. It... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Great food. Tasting menu just the right quantity of food. Highlights: slow roasted beef, yummy. Asparagus soup with truffle oil. Grape juice to cleanse palate, freshly squeezed. They used 2 kilos of grapes for the 18 diners. Very attentive staff. See also my hotel review.

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Heraklion
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

every thing to like absolutely hated leaving! don't just take my word for it. early booking is essential ,of course, and be prepared to gain perhaps, just a few pounds!!

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Address: Stranraerb, Portpatrick DG9 9AD, Scotland
Phone Number: +44 (0)1776 810471
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Portpatrick
Average Prices: USD 106 - 106
Cuisine: French, European

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  • Address: Stranraerb, Portpatrick DG9 9AD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Portpatrick
  • Phone Number: +44 (0)1776 810471

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 106 - 106
  • Cuisine: French, European

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