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The Royal an Lochan Restaurant

) #5 of 6 Restaurants in Tighnabruaich $$ - $$$ ,
Shore Road, Tighnabruaich PA21 2BE, Scotland
+44 1700 811239
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible12%
Apr 20, 2017
“Excellent lunch sat outside”
Sep 7, 2016
“Meal with friends”
Restaurant Hours
Scottish, Bar
$$ - $$$
Shore Road, Tighnabruaich PA21 2BE, Scotland
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Reviewed September 29, 2016

Been touring the islands for nine day's staying at different hotels each night, this was the most expensive and in all aspects was the worst. Cleanliness in the bathroom could be better, hairs on bath surface. Water pressure from shower so weak could not rinse...More

6  Thank landoug
Reviewed September 7, 2016

This is a very friendly hotel overlooking the Kyles of Bute. The bar is a friendly not to busy place to enjoy the famous Scottish hospitality. And the restaurant is quite lovely looking through the large windows at the view. The food is of high...More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed September 2, 2016

Meals over priced your voucher will not cover and you will still be hungry. Owner Keith quite rude christine says one thing and he says another I think they have forgotten who pays there. Wages (The customer )

7  Thank ladyclairepruijsten
Reviewed August 16, 2016

They call it Scotland’s Secret Coast and there is no better place to enjoy it than to stay in Tighnabruaich. My wife and I visited the Royal An Lachan at the weekend and, although they were busy, we were given a warm and friendly welcome...More

1  Thank GandTwithice
Reviewed August 3, 2016

The menu was excellent, with the seafood a particular speciality - absolutely fresh and delicious. My wife is a vegetarian, and she was also delighted with the options available to her.

1  Thank Ian B
Reviewed August 3, 2016

Went to this hotel for a coffee in the afternoon, we were greeted by a very unsmiling man, tried to engage him in a conversation about the areas scar(y)crows and was made to feel like an idiot for asking!! It's no wonder the bar/restaurant was...More

6  Thank Audrey C
Reviewed June 14, 2016

Staying local in holiday let. Emailed to ask if I could come to eat with my puppy. No reply, went anyway, were made welcome. Steak was tough and overcooked despite reuesting medium done, pepper sauce I requested was horrible. Said to memberb of staff but...More

4  Thank 54frankandkim
TheRoyalanLochan, Owner at The Royal an Lochan Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 29, 2016

I am sorry to hear about your experience in the Shinty Bar, I did apologise about not replaying to your e-mail when we spoke that night. I am sorry that your steak was over cooked and yes we should have made some amendment to your...More

Reviewed May 26, 2016

Lovely ambience, very helpful and friendly manager, great food. Had scallops, lamb, rhubarb tiramisu and cheese and biscuits- all excellent and good value.

1  Thank 84lo
Reviewed May 22, 2016

We ate here entirely opportunistically while exploring the Tighnabruaich area, and were delighted we did. We had a warm welcome and enjoyed perusing the original artwork on the walls (mainly Stuart Herd and Anne Hewitt in the part of the building we sat in) and...More

2  Thank Jo M
Reviewed April 28, 2016

Don't arrive after 8pm if you want food that's the best tip. After a long day traveling we headed the 100m or so from the house to the hotel for a portion or two of the food people rave about - to be met with...More

2  Thank hungryeater1966
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Scottish, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shore Road, Tighnabruaich PA21 2BE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Tighnabruaich
  • Phone Number: +44 1700 811239
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