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Coast Restaurant

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European, British, Scottish, Seafood
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104 George Street, Oban PA34 5NT, Scotland
01631 569900
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West End
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35 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We dined at this restaurant on 3 consecutive evenings and on the first occasion we took the last table. After that we made sure to make a booking for the following 2 evenings. The food was excellent from a relatively small selection of dishes. The staff were great and one of the owners acted as head waitress. Nothing was too... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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201 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

At the time we debated whether this was the best in Oban. It almost was and arguably was. That makes no sense! For me the reason I thought it was second best was probably the ambience and atmosphere. But the main courses were absolutely delicious. The starters were fine and we enjoyed them. I have to say the mains were... More 

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Oban, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went for my birthday to try something new and were pleasantly surprised. Quality of food is excellent, the service is pleasant and the restaurant has a good atmosphere. As Oban is known as the seafood capital, here you get delicious fish dishes but also a great variety of meat and other dishes. This is definitely one of the top... More 

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1 Thank Thomas M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Amazing salmon on greens appetizer, followed by a delectable gnocchi, and then followed up with a raspberry drambuie parfait. The service was exceptional. Make reservations and stop in at this wonderful little spot.

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1 Thank Lgibeaut
Bairnsdale, Australia
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Had a lovely meal at Coast. Very nice decor and atmosphere. A very popular restaurant and waitresses very pleasant. The only quibble was that we had to wait a very long time to actually place our order, but worth the wait.

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1 Thank Susan G
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and service. The local fish was amazing. For what we had it was very reasonablypriced too. It got very busy later in the evening and various groups had to be turned away. Take my advice and book. You won't be disappointed

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was advised to get there early(6ish) as it gets booked up. Had a discreet table as eating alone you don't need to stick out like a sore thumb. The red gurnard was cooked to perfection with the most interesting accompaniments including tiny herby forcemeat balls which were delicious. All beautifully presented and washed down with a glass of go... More 

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1 Thank Anne M
Oban, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have eaten here on several occasions with either family or friends. The food has always been delicious and reasonably priced and the friendly staff provide excellent service. I am happy to recommend this lovely restaurant in the centre of Oban.

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katoomba
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there early on a Saturday night and were astounded at the quality of food for the price. We each had two courses for 14.50 and the quality of produce and the taste were exceptional. Good range of beers and wine and friendly helpful staff. Highly recommended.

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Blue Mountains, Australia
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27 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the special £14.50 meal deal which is either 2 starters and dessert, or a starter and a main or a main and dessert. We both chose the mussels in a creamy sauce which was really fresh and tasty with a huge amount of mussels. Then for main we chose the salmon with seasonal vegetables which was tasty and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
European, British, Scottish, Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 George Street, Oban PA34 5NT, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Oban
  • Phone Number: 01631 569900

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?