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Sutherland House

Argyle Street | Argyle Street, Dornoch IV25 3LA, Scotland
+44 1862 811023
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“haggis” (27 reviews)
“steak” (28 reviews)
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British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Argyle Street | Argyle Street, Dornoch IV25 3LA, Scotland
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Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

Good food. Nice setting, I had the steak with peppercorns, good serving. Good bar with fireplace, friendly staff and good service.

Thank Don m
Reviewed August 30, 2017

Lovely food, a good vegetarian option, Margret and the staff were very friendly and the restaurant has a lovely ambience and colour scheme. My husband Bernard and myself enjoyed our anniversary dinner here and will visit again. Thank you Margret xx

Thank glynescampbell
Reviewed August 24, 2017

Came here expecting a bar meal but it was so much more than that.The setting,the staff & the food were all superb.I had the salmon special followed by the chocolate velvet tart,what can i say apart from delicious.My partner had the beef medallions with peppercorn...More

Thank Gwyneth B
Reviewed August 20, 2017

On holiday in Scotland ( Tain Ross-Shore ) the locals recommended the Sutherland House as THE restaurant for a top class meal. They were so right. The service and food was excellent. My wife and friends were all impressed by the whole evening. It was...More

Thank Graham F
Reviewed August 17, 2017

A very good place, traditional and tasty. Good atmosphere, beautiful food. The haggis was perfect and the beer was really good. I strongly advice people stopping by in Dornoch to have dinner here.

Thank Massimo M
Reviewed August 12, 2017

Enjoyed a very pleasant meal here one evening during our stay in Dornoch. There was a range of options suiting all tastes and the food was tasty and well-presented.

Thank Abz8dp
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Arrived 5 minutes early,shown to our table by the drinks waitress who said, "I will be with you shortly ,as just serving a big order",2 minutes later she was back,taking the drinks order,then saying the waiting staff will be with you ASAP,she was a lovely...More

1  Thank stuartm69
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

My wife and me were fortunate enough to get a double booking on 2 consecutive nights at this delightful restaurant in Dornoch . The restaurant is tastefully decorated and furnished befitting of the very best . The food is first class , with amazing choices...More

Thank BlueNeptune
Reviewed August 1, 2017

This was a recommendation from the owners of Fionn Lodge, who love the place themselves. The salmon, fillet, soup, bread, etc, were all delicious. Sticky Toffee Pudding was other worldly!

Thank blueab7777
Reviewed July 28, 2017

We had not made a reservation but asked for a table for two (this was at 19.15). We were greeted warmly and were informed that service could take up to half an hour due to it being very busy and we had not booked. We...More

Thank RositaCC
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October 23, 2016|
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Response from HEC140 | Reviewed this property |
Many English and French restaurants do to My amazement but best to call and check on it. Never seen one there yet in our multiple dinners there. By all means go if you can
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Argyle Street | Argyle Street, Dornoch IV25 3LA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Caithness and Sutherland  >  Dornoch
  • Phone Number: +44 1862 811023
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