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Harbour Inn

) #2 of 9 Restaurants in Bowmore $$ - $$$ European, British,
The Square, Bowmore PA43 7JR, Scotland
+44 1496 810330
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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European, British, Scottish, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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The Square, Bowmore PA43 7JR, Scotland
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Reviewed July 2, 2014

The food was excellent, service good, and I didn't think the prices were expensive. We were seated in the conservatory with a good view across the bay. To start, we had oysters and smoked duck. The (Loch Gruinart) oysters were succulent and almost sweet-tasting, but...More

Thank TimHarrison
Reviewed June 29, 2014

This restaurant is in a small waterfront hotel on Islay the home of several of the top Scotch whisky distilleries off the west coast of Scotland. Our meal was surprisingly sophisticated and unique considering this a small island of 3,000 inhabitants with only a few...More

Thank Daniel P
Reviewed June 18, 2014

Food is very good but expensive Staff is always polite, but Not always very knowledgeable. Have to watch how it will develop After the sale.

1  Thank Heike J
Reviewed June 15, 2014

The service, food and atmosphere was excellent. Also the views were stunning. It was lovely being able to sit in the conservatory lounge pre and post dinner

2  Thank Pamela A
Reviewed June 15, 2014

Great location - Rooms are good for the island - Food is excellent - Natasha's work inside and outside the kitchen is what makes it a memorable place!

3  Thank BJ R
Reviewed June 13, 2014

We stopped here to have a few drinks and enjoy the lovely surroundings.The staff were very attentive and although we did not eat here the menu looked good.Bit pricey but think the position of Inn and the ambience contributed to this. Certainly we would go...More

2  Thank lynn rodney c
Reviewed June 8, 2014

Popped in here for lunch ,Great views from the conservatory at the rear, They had a very good menu , We chose Chowder and a home made burgers, Chowder was ok but very little smoked haddock however came with excellent home made bread, One the...More

5  Thank Scottish M
Reviewed June 7, 2014

A bit of a posh place this, and the Scooner Bar doesn't even have a decent pint, but excellent local food and a nice view. The service was weird that evening. The winelist is average if you don't want to spend too much, and that's...More

2  Thank RickKessel_Lo
Reviewed June 2, 2014

I visited the harbour inn again 12 months on to see how, if at all, the recent changes had altered the great time I had on my last visit. To be honest I could see no change at all. The service was good and timely...More

1  Thank Kevin A
Reviewed May 30, 2014

Popped in for a drink and some food. The staff providing a beer an G n T took so long, it should have prepared us for the general appalling service to follow. Menus were virtually thrown on to the table beside us! We opted for...More

1  Thank Broadhug1
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January 16, 2017|
Response from Harbour_Inn_Bowmore_ | Property representative |
Many thanks for your message, all our rates are inclusive of breakfast.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Bowmore PA43 7JR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  The Hebrides  >  Islay  >  Bowmore
  • Phone Number: +44 1496 810330
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