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Bord de L'eau

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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2 Market Street, Wick KW1 4AR, Scotland
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Lovely little restaurant. Great menu, wonderful opportunity to try snails and frogs legs again after many many years. Slightly lacking in atmosphere, might have preferred to eat in the front but really enjoyed the evening!

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Thank Carmella H
Wick, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a very nice restaurant with good available car parking. The atmosphere is very relaxing and is always a pleasure to eat here. the food is always of an excellent standard and the service great. Never a disappointment.

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Thank northhighlander
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow, such wonderful French cuisine. A lovely menu to tease the tastebuds, all cooked to perfection. Would highly recommend this place for a lovely lunch or a special occasion.

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Thank Ged B
Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

The food was fantastic enjoyed every bite, I had the crab entree which really enjoyed followed by the chicken stuffed with stornaway black pudding with the most beautiful sauce, Sweet's was chocolate cake with a raspberry sauce. Loved it all.

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Thank gavcam53
Basildon, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

I was looking forward to an evening meal at this establishment and my Wife and I went out of our way travel and time wise in order to sample its food. I was a little disappointed. It was very simple French cooking and I would go as far as to say a little, (Bland) Certainly not worth the expense of... More 

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Thank OutDog
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

Wonderful characterful restaurant with fantastic authentic French cuisine and amazing wine. Very friendly staff and discreet efficient service.

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Thank Deborah S
Dumfries, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

Having recently traveled from one end of Scotland to the other for the weekend I was surprised and delighted to find that our host for the weekend had booked a table at Bord de L'eau [there's one to conjure with for you witty punsters out there but I can assure you food and drink ONLY on offer]. Fantastic French menu... More 

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Thank ski663
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant twice during our two week holiday in north east Scotland. It is absolutely fantastic. Brilliant menu, friendly waitresses, prompt service, beautiful wine and ambience to boot. I had the tagliatelle to start (visit 1) and the goats cheese salad (visit 2). Both perfectly cooked. I would have liked a red onion chutney for the goats cheese... More 

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Thank Charlotte S
Exmouth, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

We enjoyed our meal in this rather noisy restaurant. The French chef is a long way from home in the cold north of Scotland but warms his clients with his fine cooking.

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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

An outstanding meal - superb menu with good service and a particularly nice touch was the French chef coming to speak to us at our table.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Market Street, Wick KW1 4AR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Caithness and Sutherland  >  Wick

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