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Luigi's Restaurant

Castle Street, Dornoch IV25 3SN, Scotland
+44 1862 810893
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster” (32 reviews)
“linguine” (27 reviews)
“chorizo” (20 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Castle Street, Dornoch IV25 3SN, Scotland
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Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful setting, outstanding food and very helpful wait staff. We had an excellent dinner. I would strongly (as five stars indicate) Luigi's.

Thank JohnMcK9Tay
Reviewed June 11, 2016

The wait staff are terrific but the quality and presentation of this restaurant don't stand up to other local restaurants. Crannag's in Bonar Bridge has better food. The Pier Cafe in Lairg has equally good food and a faster kitchen. Luigi's tries to pull off...More

1  Thank AlexiVenice
Reviewed June 8, 2016

The service was attentive and yet not overbearing. The food was just superb - best lobster ever my wife says. The Maitre de was delightful and informative and the overall experience was just what you want from a small provincial restaurant. It punches well above...More

1  Thank Simon R
Reviewed June 4, 2016

We were on our way to Orkney and decided to travel up the east coast from Inverness to Thurso. We stopped off in Dornoch and tried Luigis for lunch. The menu was varied with a variety of different options to the usual. The food was...More

Thank 296helen2015
Reviewed June 3, 2016

We were on a tour of Scotland and stopped in Dornoch looking for lunch. We are very glad that we found Luigis. We had well presented and cooked fish cakes, chips and salad. It was busy and we probably got the last table so I...More

1  Thank shebelongs
Reviewed June 1, 2016

During a fantastic trip to Dornoch in April 2016 our party of 12 were advised to dine at Luigi's-what a great tip that turned out to be .We originally booked for 8.15 but due to a round of golf that "over run" we didn't arrive...More

2  Thank Steve M
Reviewed May 31, 2016

I had been to Luigis several times before and the food was great so I was looking forward to lunch out with my husband at Luigis on the 31st of May. We had a table for two and were given menus, we were then sitting...More

2  Thank AnneN37
Reviewed May 9, 2016

I'm not going to say everything was right - or I would have given 5 stars but I'm a hard person to please. On arrival friendly welcome and pleasant ambiance. In terms of wine list I would have liked something with bubbles a little more...More

1  Thank Dnaray
Reviewed May 1, 2016

We had Saturday lunch at Luigi's with the family and we were very well catered for with excellent service which was matched by really tasty food very well presented. We all chose an item from the specials board with me choosing the prawn and chorizo...More

Thank varisian
Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

Had a great time, extremely warm welcome with amazing food. Very comfortable and relaxing surroundings, nice menu variety and good selection of wines. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Mcdeath
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July 13, 2017|
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Response from Alan W | Reviewed this property |
Please go to their Web site.
Ali S
September 13, 2016|
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Response from Scotexile | Reviewed this property |
In the summer there are two or three tables outside on the pavement. We have eaten there when we have had our wee dog with us.
Ali S
September 13, 2016|
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Response from JohnMcK9Tay | Reviewed this property |
Ali - That is a wonderful question. Whereas I can not give a definitive answer, my hypothesis is that if your dog is tiny and well behaved as stated, they would be a welcome guest. The dedication and focus on service was... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Street, Dornoch IV25 3SN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Caithness and Sutherland  >  Dornoch
  • Phone Number: +44 1862 810893
  • E-mail
Luigi Is A Modern & Friendly Restaurant Centrally Located In The Charming Northern Scottish Coastal Town Of Dornoch.by Day We Are A Cafe Serving Lavazza Coffee, Homemade Cakes & Soups, Fresh Salads, Seasonal Specials By Night Our Menu Is Contemporary European With An Emphasis On Scottish Seafood & Locally Sourced Ingredients.
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