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Sutherland House

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Argyle Street | Argyle Street, Dornoch IV24 3LA, Scotland
01862 811023
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6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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San Diego, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Warm and cozy atmosphere, quaint surroundings and friendly staff. Large portions and everything was very fresh and tasty. The delicious factor was present in every dish!!! Good value as well. Would recommend to all visitors!!!

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Thank Jeff J
Derby, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unassuming from the outside the Sutherland Hotel offers a warm greeting and good food. Portions sizes are large and everything is freshly cooked. Try and leave space for the lovely home made desserts! Excellent chicken liver pâté starter and smoked salmon salad main - loads of fresh fish. 5 starters and mains, 3 desserts, wine and drinks all for £176.... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely restaurant, warm and welcoming, food was great, recommend the meringue/strawberry dessert.The ladies were very friendly and the food was relish!!

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Thank Kerry-Anne H
Canberra, Australia
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff are all friendly and welcoming. The menu was diverse and the food nice. The helpings were large, almost overwhelming, but tasty. The food was good home cooking. This is not fine dining but still very nice.

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Thank Susan D
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent restaurant around the corner from the Royal Dornoch Golf Club. We had an wonderful meal, with generous sides, and topped it off with a tasty sticky toffee pudding! Staff was warm and welcoming on a cold, rainy night in early July!

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Thank Jerry K
Toronto, Canada
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51 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped into this quaint little restaurant in the main town square on the recommendation of one of the owner's family members (who happens to caddy at Royal Dornoch). Great food, inviting and welcoming atmosphere, and delicious steaks. Most restaurants in the town shutter up relatively early (last seating at 830 which can be difficult for afternoon/evening golfers) but Sutherland is... More 

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Thank Ryan A
Toronto, Canada
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When you are in Dornoch you must visit Margaret in this charming family run restaurant. Lovely comfortable surroundings with fresh traditional Scottish fare. Margaret's son is a first class caddy at Royal Dornoch, her other son is the chef. Sticky toffee pudding with vanilla ice cream...amazing!!

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Thank 291DEA
London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fancied something sophisticated and heh this came up trumps. Excellent food, good value and lovely atmosphere. Particularly enjoyed the Green Lip Sauvignon Blanc...Decent steak and Fish main superb

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Thank Rowland J
Erskine, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We both had the salmon dish as our main course and were not disappointed. The salmon was very tasty and moist so had obviously been cooked with attention. Some salmon fillets can be a bit on the dry side but not in this restaurant. Who ever the chef is I have to say well done to them. The staff were... More 

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Thank Johnsvote
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3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the restaurant in town for local food with personal service and cozy ambience with central location!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
British, Scottish
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Argyle Street | Argyle Street, Dornoch IV24 3LA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Caithness and Sutherland  >  Dornoch
  • Phone Number: 01862 811023
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