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Wester Ross, Gairloch IV21 2BD, Scotland
0800 542 5444
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great location, nice staff, lovely ales, child and dog friendly and the food was superb. Would gladly return and recommend to others.

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Thank Steven M
Ashtead, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good food from a wide choice. Lovely friendly atmosphere. Recommended to us by our B&B host and we were not disappointed.

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Thank crayolp
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

the location is very nice, the pub welcoming, the food average to good and reasonably priced. OK for a dinner out.

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Thank sempreingiro x
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51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No mobile broadband so had to choose our dinner venue without TA reviews. We were certainly happy. Langoustine tails and "squatties" (little lobster tails) were tasty if a little fiddly to eat being small. Venison steak was excellent, served pink, with fondant potatoes, red cabbage to give a tasty sweet and sour effect, and a pile of very savoury little... More 

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Thank bw9
Motherwell, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed lunch here on one of the sunny days we enjoyed in the area and could sit outside to savour the sun on our backs. We both had the langoustines from the Specials Board - a good sized portion that came with fries and salad. Well worth the money.

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Thank Marymargaretlucas
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped off en spec and were pleased to have done so - very good food, well served and comfortable setting.

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Thank JS186525
London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best thing about this place is its location. Just across the road from the harbour where we visited for a whale-watching trip. The surroundings and the building itself are beautiful. Sitting outside would be lovely in nice weather. The food however, or more specifically the portion sized, were a bit of a let down. The kids portion was a... More 

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Thank Barbora F
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here for lunch before leaving for home after a wonderful week in the area. The menu gives a good chance to sample local seafood and we had the special of langoustines which were absolutely delicious. Service was friendly and the prices were reasonable given the quality of the food.

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Thank Seona H
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This quaint but busy little place has a heart to itself. The staff were welcoming and efficient. The accommodation met our needs adequately but the food was exceptional. Sarah-Jane was a lively character with a great sense of humour and her recommendations helped us decide from the menu. Had to try the squatties and we all thoroughly enjoyed this starter,... More 

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Thank Trish M
Cartagena, Spain
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Set at the roadside as you enter the village this place was a typical rural pub but did offer good food and excellent Guinness (rare in Scotland). We visited early evening to find the bar area packed with people. The staff are strange and unhelpful but the food served was good and tasty. The place could do with a thorough... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wester Ross, Gairloch IV21 2BD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Gairloch
  • Phone Number: 0800 542 5444

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