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Royal Hotel

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British, Pub, Scottish
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53-57 Victoria Street | The Royal Hotel, Stromness KW16 3BS, Scotland
+44 1856 850342
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Glenrothes, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

Ate here before boarding the ferry. Menu Haxton a good choice with specials of the day. Price reasonable,. quality good, all good home cooking grub. I had fish cakes started followed by the steak and ale pie either boiled potatos and veg.with a pint of lager for £20.00

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Thank Alan B
Stromness
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77 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2016 via mobile

Delicious turkey, generous portion, fresh roast vegetables and chip. All served piping hot with friendly service. Could not have been better!

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Thank David B
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

Very nice food, local dishes, good menu, lovely friendly staff, good location, close to town centre, Great place to stay.

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Thank Anthony W
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

We ate here on the second of our 2 night stay and all 3 courses were very good. Locally sourced produce cooked with skill and decent portions. What more do you require. Oh yes, the Guinness was lovely too.

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Thank Borosmac
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

Good pub food -fish and chips was good. The service was quick and efficient which is a big plus. The interior is nothing special .

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Thank catrionam164
London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

When dining out, a huge part of the experience is decent customer service. Unfortunately the staff on duty had not been shown how to serve well at all, in fact, it was just poor on all levels. Having worked in the service industry for over 20 years I know only too well how stressful and hard it can be but... More 

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Jedburgh, United Kingdom
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238 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Stopped by for some lunch while we were in town. Good menu and prices. Kids enjoyed the visit aswell. Overall good experience with our family.

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Thank KB1285
West Palm Beach, Florida
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585 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016

My friend and I spent an evening here listening to music and enjoying a BBQ. Everyone was friendly and the atmosphere was wonderful!

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Thank Linda M
Kirkwall, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2016

We enjoyed a lovely 3 course meal tonight, the food was great although we noticed that some people had quite a long wait, should have had more people serving especially seeing as it was busy.

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Thank Agnes M
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51 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2016

stopped in about 1/2 hour before closing. Was told by waitperson to hurry and order and they were closing. Food ok.

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Thank Jeanie M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British, Pub, Scottish
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53-57 Victoria Street | The Royal Hotel, Stromness KW16 3BS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Orkney Islands  >  Mainland  >  Stromness
  • Phone Number: +44 1856 850342

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