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Ceilidh Place

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14 West Argyle Street, Ullapool IV26 2TY, Scotland
+44 (0)1854 612103
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London, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This pretty pub/restaurant serves ok food but is unfortunately let down by its poor service. We had lunch here while staying in the town & decided to head back another night for an evening meal to listen to a band playing there. After confusion between the waiting staff over finding us a table, we were finally seated at 8.45pm but... More 

Thank lizahc
Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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122 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The restaurant is popular and on the day we had lunch was very busy with customers from a cruise ship in the harbour. Menu good, service good and at lunchtime good value.

Thank J S
Belfast, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Went to Ceilidh Place for dinner, had to wait 20mins for table, no problem there, we were able to have pre-dinner drinks. We got our table around 8.30, they stopped taking orders at 9pm. There were several things no longer available on the menu, but we were able to get something to eat. Half way thought our meal I felt... More 

1 Thank Gertyb4042
St. Andrews, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived in Ullapool after a 5 hour drive and needed some lunch. We decided to come to the ceilidh place. However. We went in and took a seat. We sat for at least 15 minutes and although there were plenty staff about we were ignored. Other people who had come in after us were served immediately. We decided just... More 

Thank marionwatters
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very friendly service delivering good quality food. Good atmosphere even though we were in early. Mussels were perfect.

Thank andrew l
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went early in the evening for dinner. Food was decent, but server forgot our order for drinks even after being reminded.

Thank Roger H
Perth, Australia
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely evening meal here - the staff were good and gave us excellent advice, particularly as we were trying Scottish whiskeys. It is a popular and busy place so you do need to book.

Thank anita201607
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531 reviews
300 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 478 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a busy restaurant so we had booked a table but when we arrived, it hadn't been set. Our venison and monkfish main courses were very tasty and we enjoyed them. The side order of seasonal vegetables was small and not very seasonal but fine. The Forest Fruits Pavlova I ordered for dessert was a bit of a joke,... More 

1 Thank fmck49
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44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a meal here when on holiday in Ullapool. The venison is a must to try. The selection of drinks is disappointing though. The main criticism I have is they allow dogs in the restaurant. I know there is no law against this and allowances must be made for guide dogs etc. Although the dog was well behaved I... More 

Thank MUALanarkshire
Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed here with a view to starting work there accommodation in the bunkhouse was excellent and WiFi but the cohesion and teamwork in the place is none existent. I don't know how the people in charge and senior members of staff can think it's in any way a good thing in this world.

Thank martin_brannelly

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$67 - $67
British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar scene, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 West Argyle Street, Ullapool IV26 2TY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Ullapool
  • Phone Number: +44 (0)1854 612103

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