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Kingarth Hotel Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
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Kilchattan Bay, Kilchattan Bay PA20 9LU, Scotland
+44 1700 831662
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Gullane, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We went there twice, both times a party of six, the first time with a reservation, the second one without. Both times, the very friendly staff did all they could to accommodate us. The food was great (special mentions for the seafood sharing platter and the brie pané), the wines were good, the whisky selection quite comprehensive, the atmosphere warm... More 

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Thank Xavier D
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stumbled on this hotel when we took a drive around the island. Lovely warm and welcoming atmosphere. The staff were friendly and accommodating. (We turned up on Easter Sunday without a booking. Very busy but still managed to give us a table). The food is delicious and If your ever visiting Rothesay you must come here.

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Thank Jordan C
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here both for lunch and dinner the following day so have a fairly good idea of the food on offer. For lunch amongst our party we had the burgers, the nachos, and the macaroni cheese. Our general impression was that everything was done well, and to a good standard. Based on this we decided to come back for... More 

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West Midlands, United Kingdom
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304 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here on my last night and we booked a table and we received a warm welcome and was seated quickly the place its self is very comfortable and clean good selection on menu and drinks orders taken and then our main course orders taken. The meals did not take long and when the food arrived I must say every... More 

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Thank RichieC82
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258 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been coming to this lovely Pub/Restaurant for many years and it has never changed! You can count on a great meal!! The menu is great, the food and portions are just plentiful eye popping! The young lady who had served us and basically running around looking after everyone was an employee we actually thought she owned the restaurant... More 

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Thank Sandra P
Enfield, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed March 13, 2017

We ate here recently. The menu was impressive and varied. The service was friendly and efficient and the food was generously sized and well prepared and presented. We returned the next day for another meal.

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Thank denbo46
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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175 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

This place was much better value for money in comparison to other places we had dined in Rothesay. Tables are quite close together squeezed in up one end of the room but food is very nice and staff friendly and attentive.

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Thank ZedAbdn
Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed March 10, 2017 via mobile

Best place to eat on the Isle of Bute great fresh seafood nice welcoming atmosphere well priced. Whenever we go back to Bute we always have to visit Kingarth hotel. Me and my partner both have special dietary requirements as we don't eat meat or Dairy and they always offer plenty of choice for us can't recommend it enough. Special... More 

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Thank Michaman33manvell
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed February 17, 2017

i absolutely love kingarth hotel and bar. i have been many times. Maria is wonderful and the staff are always pleasant and well presented. The food is just lovely. the restaurant and bar itself is beautiful. very cosy and comfortable. outside seating is also available. i have also attended a wedding at this location and it was great.

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Thank LMGls
Carvoeiro, Portugal
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3 reviews
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Reviewed January 29, 2017

I had a superb meal at the Kingarth Hotel Restaurant today. Personal service from the friendly owner Maria, was first class. The menu provides traditional favourites plus some more modern ideas -my friend had a seafood platter, the size of which is quite breathtaking when it arrives! I had a scallops starter and then battered fish and chips - all... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kilchattan Bay, Kilchattan Bay PA20 9LU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Isle of Bute  >  Kilchattan Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 1700 831662

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?