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The Cruin restaurant loch lomond

Loch Lomond Lodges, Arden, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Alexandria G83 8RB, Scotland
+44 1389 850588
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wedding venue” (42 reviews)
British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Loch Lomond Lodges, Arden, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Alexandria G83 8RB, Scotland
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Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

Excellent food as always One of the best on the lochside( if not the best) Fantastic views If your in the area, a must

Thank Ian S
Reviewed February 8, 2018 via mobile

Went here to view as my younger daughter is getting married here soon. Lovely hotel. Reception room has glass roof allowing in loads of light. Stunning views of Loch Lomond and the surrounding hills.Also has lodges on site for accommodation. Looking forward to the wedding!!!

Thank tamkearney52
Reviewed February 2, 2018

The Crain is a beautiful place for a wedding. We were up there at the weekend and the scenery was stunning. The day was really good, food excellent, the whole venue and how it flowed was a credit. Excellent what more can I say

Thank reynoldshmp
Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

The Cruin was the first venue that my husband and I visited after we got engaged and we instantly fell in love with the place and booked our wedding for December 2017. The location was breathtaking and the venue was beautiful and intimate. From securing...More

Thank katieg8918
Reviewed January 7, 2018

We celebrated New Year at the Cruin,great night,food was bought to our tables during the evening,lots of choice & all very tasty,the staff were all very good & all very sociable,the Celtic music was excellent & we enjoyed learning the traditional dances,although my husband &...More

Thank Louise T
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Popped into The Cruin for Sunday lunch. Had the set menu but too full to take advantage of the sweet! Lovely staff and meal and had the most beautiful view to boot. Definitely be back

Thank Sara M
Reviewed January 2, 2018

From the moment we first arrived at The Cruin and met David to discuss the possibility of holding our wedding there, we knew The Cruin was the place we wanted to get married. Throughout the process of planning our wedding, our coordinator Hannah was brilliant....More

Thank Katie W
Reviewed December 24, 2017 via mobile

My and my husband where returning to the cruin for a christmas meal after loving the food at our wedding in January. The staff are so friendly remembering us by name made us feel so welcome. Food was excellent as usual. The restaurant is cosy...More

Thank alexandra b
Reviewed December 14, 2017

Attended our third wedding of the year and this was the best - both in terms of service and location/facilities. The Cruin had the edge over Lodge on the Loch in terms of the overall service it provided, versus the wedding we were at the...More

Thank Clover201212
Reviewed November 17, 2017

We planned our wedding here with the on site wedding planners. And eventually tied the knot on the 4/6/2016. They went above and beyond to accommodate our special day. And boy oh boy what a day. Everything was perfect. They even somehow managed to have...More

Thank Jamie S
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December 29, 2017|
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Response from lorna snedden | Reviewed this property |
yes it is all on the level no steps or stairs and toilets are large
April 18, 2017|
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Response from gordonlockhart45 | Reviewed this property |
Hi I found it no more expensive than any other wedding venue. in other words yes a wee bit costly.
Davie C
January 31, 2017|
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Response from gordonlockhart45 | Reviewed this property |
take the A82 past the Balloch roundabout, 1 mile along the road turn right towards the Cameron house hotel, pass the Duck bay marina till the end of the road do not go back on to the A82 but go straight on into the estate at... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$24 - $32
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Romantic, Scenic view, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Loch Lomond Lodges, Arden, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Alexandria G83 8RB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park  >  Alexandria  >  Arden
  • Phone Number: +44 1389 850588
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The Cruin is situated along Loch Lomond about 5 minuted drive north of Balloch
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