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Trafalgar Restaurant

Trafalgar Shore Road, Whiting Bay KA27 8PZ, Scotland
+44 1770 700396
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good4%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“venison” (13 reviews)
“soup” (3 reviews)
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British, Scottish
$$ - $$$
Trafalgar Shore Road, Whiting Bay KA27 8PZ, Scotland
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Reviewed December 15, 2016

So sad to find out that Wolfie and his wife have retired. There food and service were fabulous. I wish them all the best, but, I will miss them and their fabulous restaurant.

1  Thank Auchmanoch
Reviewed September 26, 2016

Sadly, a well earned retirement is on the immediate horizon for the owners of Trafalgar, and their unique blend of banter and truly excellent food and service in the homely surroundings of their house conversion restaurant comes to an end this week. Had this not...More

Thank Pirnmill207
Reviewed September 3, 2016

The owners retire at the end of the month - all I can do is wish them all the best, but they will be missed. Trafalgar is an Arran tradition, and it never, ever disappointed in the 28 years we've been going. Wolfi and Gigi,...More

Thank whitingbay
Giorsal K, Owner at Trafalgar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2016

Our thanks to you too, Trafalgar has been our life for 30 years, we have loved every minute. Trip Advisor is very important to me as the chef, helps me judge my menu and keep an eye on our standards, the positive comments are the...More

Reviewed August 26, 2016

Thank you both for making our anniversary meal a special one last night.... as usual your food is to die for. Please please please publish your recipe for Romany Mushrooms or sell me a copy...I will pay good money for it!!! We were so sad...More

Thank 844nippysweetie844
Reviewed August 24, 2016

This is the best restaurant on the island of Arran in my opinion. The host is a one off and the food prepared by his wife is second to none. We have always been welcomed as old friends and will miss them when they retire...More

1  Thank aileen4141
Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Just had one of the most fantastic meals ever! The food was so good, couldn't fault Any aspect of it. Our host wolfy was the best host, his sense of humour and the way he looked after us from the moment we arrived was great....More

Thank alitel
Reviewed August 12, 2016

The host was extremely funny and helped provide a relaxed atmosphere; you certainly do not want to take yourself too seriously. The service was slick and very fast. The food was wonderful and the portions were bigger than I thought they would be. The meal...More

Thank Jim C
Reviewed August 12, 2016

My family and I decided to come to Arran for the first time this year. We were staying in Whiting Bay and were spoilt for choice with little eateries around the sea front, however when we read the reviews for the Trafalgar Restaurant we were...More

1  Thank Molly C
Reviewed July 14, 2016

Went for a meal recently and can honestly say that it was the tastiest meal i have had in a long time! Rich and wonderfully moreish. Host was wonderful and friendly . If you like mushrooms you must have . Lovely thank you so mucn...More

Thank Helen M
Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Had the finest ever meal here, but cannot recommend on principle after hearing a member of staff refer to a black musician as "a jungle bunny", which I feel really crosses a line.More

Thank Kirsty M
Giorsal K, Owner at Trafalgar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2016

Oh dear, I apologise for my husbands comment, although 68 he still hasn't quite grasped politically correctness and often forgets he is not a young man in the 1950's when such comments were not considered and indeed were never intended to be racist. I have...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
British, Scottish
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Trafalgar Shore Road, Whiting Bay KA27 8PZ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Isle of Arran  >  Whiting Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 1770 700396
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