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Lochcarron Bistro

Main Street, Lochcarron IV54 8YD, Scotland
+44 1520 722799
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Ranked #2 of 4 Restaurants in Lochcarron
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: Scottish
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Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Winter opening hours: Thursday to Saturday 4 pm till last orders 9pm Crazy Steak Night is on Thursdays (choice of steak, onion rings, mushrooms, tomato & chips)
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  • English first
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  • German first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

We were staying in a lovely cottage nearby and decided to eat there one night on the recommendation of a local Service was friendly the food was fresh and simple A little pricey compared to others but overall a great handy place for a simple fresh bite to eat

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Glasgow, UK
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Popped in here with friends while staying in Lochcarron and had an excellent meal. Very relaxed atmosphere, food was excellent with a good choice of starters and mains. Service was very good and very friendly. It's not the biggest restaurant in the world and you may need to book during the busier summer months, however that does not distract from... More

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Just had the best meals yet in Scotland, food was first class even though the menu is slightly limited. We booked for a table early evening and glad we did as it soon became busy with both people on holiday ( like us) and locals ( always feel this is a good sign ). Pity we are going home soon... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Very intimate setting. Great food. Lovely service. Brilliant staff. Made you feel special without being in your face.

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Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Excellent service. The food was good but the prices were steep. Small and very clean. We were short on choice due to eating a bit late. Sorry we missed the place down the street, they were closed.

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Munich, Germany
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Great fish and chips - ultra fresh fish and good chunky chips one night; the other - langoustine and mussels - delicious! Friendly, cheerful service too.

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

Recommend booking a table and we found it worth going early too as some dishes are clearly popular and sell out. The portions are really generous - three of our party had haddock and chips which was really well presented and went down well; I opted for two starters instead of a main and can thoroughly recommend the seafood chowder... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Visited here on the strength of reviews but was rather disappointed. From the indifferent welcome (kept waiting in the doorway for some time despite many free tables) to the disappointing and overpriced food and frankly bizarre music. Very expensive food lacking in flavour, watery microwaved vegetables and oversalted starters. The service was bored and irritable. At these prices, get your... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We had read some excellent reviews so were pleased to be able to book a table at short notice. This Bistro was busy and we enjoyed the atmosphere. I enjoyed an excellent mushroom starter but the fish and chips main disappointed - the batter and chips were both soggy. My partner had little to choose from as a vegetarian and... More

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 via mobile

I think this is one of the best meals I have had out in a very long time. Excellent food, beautifully presented and great service. Nice touch with The Broons and Oor Willie books. Would definitely come back and would happily go out of my way to eat here again.

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