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The Old Clubhouse

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$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
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B843, Machrihanish PA28 6PZ, Scotland
+44 1586 810099
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12:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Sun - Wed 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thu - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location with views of the beach. Child-friendly with good kids menu. Fish and chips really tasty. Beer selection fairly average - best to go for bottles if you want real ale as they have Loch Fyne. Staff attentive to kids and very welcoming. Clean, efficient service.

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Thank MadameRenard77
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Warm welcome to some happy campers. No problem in finding us a quiet corner to enjoy a drink and a game of cards with the kids. Who can complain? I've cream for the kids and Magners for the adults. Thanks for the hospitality!

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Thank wheretogo27_11
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here twice food was great and the staff were on the ball, prices were very very good. Worth a visit even just for an ice cream on a hot or a three course meal.

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Thank Colin G
Argyll
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed December 18, 2016

We were told to go to The Old Clubhouse, which is a Sister Restaurant to the Harbour Grill, in Campbeltown, as it was very good. We'd been in it before, many years ago, when it was a Pub, but not since it became a restaurant. We both had the Fish Cakes for starters and out came 2 large fish cakes... More 

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Thank bigrargyll
york
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55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

Warm welcoming and the food is just amazing. A real pub feel and friendly bar staff. Nothing was too much effort.

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Thank jaimie b
Seamill, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed November 11, 2016 via mobile

The Old Clubhouse is small and comfortable with great views. The food is really fantastic and portions are large " very large" and the quality is great. After a long day on the links there is nowhere nicer to go. Try the " World Famous Haggis Nachos " you won't be disappointed. If you don't like haggis try the Auld... More 

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Thank Morgancmill
Peterhead
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40 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed October 27, 2016

I had a lovely evening meal in here with my Family. It was a wild night outside but lovely and warm inside. The selection of food was really good with a lot of local produce. My wife was wanting to try a new whisky and the staff where very good at advising the different types especially Emily.

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Thank Ally M
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

We were visiting Kintyre on a day trip and stopped here for lunch! It was a beautiful day and the views across the bay were spectacular! The food we ordered was delicious, the sandwiches were packed with filling and the side chips were very tasty. We will definitely be visiting again. Thank you.

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Thank MrsOC17
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

We were a larger group arriving later in the evening. The food was great and the staff looked after us very well. The pub has a great atmosphere with low lighting and a traditional wood styled interior. We've been there a few times and it's been great every time. The menu has plenty selection, portions are generous and everyone in... More 

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Thank Edmond D
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Very relaxed atmosphere mainly due to great friendly staff..Stunning surroundings and beautiful views. RECOMMENDED A++++

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Thank Douglas P

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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
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: B843, Machrihanish PA28 6PZ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Kintyre Peninsula  >  Machrihanish
  • Phone Number: +44 1586 810099
Description
The Old Clubhouse Pub has been the site of good times and warm welcomes since 1876 when it served as the original clubhouse of the Machrihanish Golf Club back in the days of "Old" Tom Morris. The atmosphere at The Old Clubhouse is one of a relaxed old-world style golf pub serving up delicious pub food and locally sourced dinner offerings before becoming the host of nightly revelry for locals and guests alike.

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