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Lochcarron Bistro

Main Street, Lochcarron IV54 8YB, Scotland
+44 1520 722799
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“langoustines” (18 reviews)
“seafood” (17 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 pm - 9:00 pmAll hours
Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Lochcarron IV54 8YB, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 218 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lovely small bistro, great food, friendly service, seafood was amazing and tasty steaks. Chef is wonderful cooking on his own in an open kitchen... I will certainly return next year. Booking is essential.

Thank Jeab W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were not impressed with the exterior so checked it out on Trip Advisor and saw the very good reviews. So glad we went in and we were lucky enough to get the last table in this small bistro. The service was both friendly and...More

Thank Pauline092
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were advised to go here and we're so pleased we did. Probably the best meal of our NC500 tandem adventure. Great service and really tasty food

Thank TrueBrit1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cute place with friendly service! We had a huge bowl of mussles with langoustines which was really worth the price. Moreover a smoked salmon which I think I never will find again. Reservation definitely needed.

Thank Pia B
Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

I would just like to say one thing first, book before you go. Food is wonderful and the bistro is always busy. Staff are really friendly at cater for your every need. Would definitely recommend it.

1  Thank Ian R
Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

Wow what a find! Wonderful 'surf' or 'turf' menu. Good range of sweets and starters. Simple food, beautifully presented, excellent service and friendly knowledgeable chef. Worth going out of your way to visit. Price commensurate with good city restaurant prices, but totally worth it in...More

1  Thank Fiona S
Reviewed July 30, 2017

So this little place doesn't look like much from the outside, but on the inside it's cosy and friendly with the most amazing seafood we've ever had. We all went for the langoustine and mussel combo which was served with bread and butter. The portions...More

1  Thank Kate R
Reviewed July 22, 2017

We had an excellent meal here the other night, so why am I only awarding four out of the five stars this restaurant deserves to get? The chef patron was friendly and helpful and the waiting staff very professional while retaining the friendly touch which...More

1  Thank pieryann
Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely place to visit - the food worth going out of your way for. I would recommend booking to avoid disappointment. The food is of a very high quality and the ingredients locally sourced; you pay a bit extra for this but...More

3  Thank Tedietta
Reviewed July 14, 2017

We really enjoyed eating here, so much we went twice in a week. Clearly popular with locals as well as tourists, this is a well run restaurant serving very good food. The owner/chef keeps close control over table timings to be sure that everyone is...More

1  Thank richardemail
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April 15, 2016|
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Response from Fiona S | Reviewed this property |
the establishment with the black Labradors is Lochcarron Hotel which is lovely and also serves food. the Bistro is not an appropriate setting for a dog. We have one and he stopped in the car whilst we ate.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $68
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Lochcarron IV54 8YB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Ross and Cromarty  >  Lochcarron
  • Phone Number: +44 1520 722799
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