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Pavilion Restaurant

Pentland Crescent, Thurso KW14 8BL, Scotland
+44 1847 895577
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (30 reviews)
“seafood” (12 reviews)
“sea bream” (5 reviews)
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African, Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Pentland Crescent, Thurso KW14 8BL, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walk in and from being seated to leaving this place was a fabulous experience. Staff exceptional and the food was equal to the best we have had anywhere. Considered not posting as i want to get in the door on my next visit. Cant praise...More

1  Thank Ste56stbees
Reviewed 1 week ago

Simple restaurant with good food and good service and great sea views. We had the fish and chips which we can recommend.

Thank ParkPeople
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stumbled across this gem following a walk along the beach at Thurso. I had the mussels to start and these were the best I had tasted (ever). The Venison steak was more well done than I expected but overall a very good meal with...More

Thank gr0bs0n1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Difficult to make an even rating of this restaurant. Some things were very good, some things not so good. First of all, the restaurant was totally full when we came, and they had reservations for the whole night, but the owner did her super best...More

Thank Dandan888
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were recommended this small beach front vintage restaurant by our accommodation host. We were made very welcome and enjoyed an unusual meal with an African theme. Definitely to be recommended.

Thank Heather L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

an amazing little restaurant overlooking the harbor in thurso. reservations are a must as it is small. several parties were turned away as we were eating. a menu that is full of fresh caught seafood as well as items like venison. difficult to choose. we...More

Thank kjmmillard
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived here​ this evening without a reservation and was told that unfortunately they did not have any tables until 7:30pm, at that we thought oh well we will just have to ho elsewhere when one of the staff said well we could put you...More

Thank craigspargo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three of us arrived on spec without a booking on a Saturday evening at peak time and were seated within a few minutes by staff. the atmosphere is airy and quaint and the views out across the ocean are fantastic. Drinks list seemed very good...More

Thank meibionhughes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Part cafe part restaurant, the Pavilion is in a pretty little building ( which resembles a cricket pavilion) right on the edge of Thurso beach with fabulous views out onto the bay. The food at lunchtime is a mix of good soup-and sandwich/fish and chips...More

Thank Susie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent surroundings, excellent atmosphere and the curry was to die for, Fat juicy prawns and crunchy veg. The scallop starter was beautiful. Only criticism we have was the cheesecake hadn't properly set and was warm, it still tasted delicious but would have been much better...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pentland Crescent, Thurso KW14 8BL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Caithness and Sutherland  >  Thurso
  • Phone Number: +44 1847 895577
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