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The Old Inn, Carbost, Isle of Skye

Carbost Delivery Office The Old Inn, Carbost IV47 8SR, Scotland
+44 1478 640205
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Poor service

Ate here last week. The food was acceptable for a pub meal but no better than that. The barmaid... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
donaldospinoza1
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Wee gem

Stunning views over Loch Harport very near to Talisker distillery. Really good quality pub food at... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
zcpp1660
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lovely pub” (2 reviews)
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Carbost Delivery Office The Old Inn, Carbost IV47 8SR, Scotland
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+44 1478 640205
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"talisker distillery"
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"cranachan"
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"lovely pub"
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"pub food"
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"cod and chips"
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"traditional music"
in 2 reviews
"real ale"
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"late lunch"
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"rabbit"
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"haggis strudel"
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"lovely patio"
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"great selection of beers"
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"reserve a table"
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"proper pub"
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"roaring fire"
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"soup"
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"sunday roast"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here last week. The food was acceptable for a pub meal but no better than that. The barmaid was, however, an utter gobshite. I couldn't quite believe how ill-mannered she was. If you treat your customers with this level of disdain they will go...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning views over Loch Harport very near to Talisker distillery. Really good quality pub food at reasonable prices had the “special” mackerel pate -yum!

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Reviewed 12 June 2018

we stopped in for lunch after a long day at the fairy pools. Food was lovely and was a big plate, we both had burgers, one beef, one venison. Service was fast. Option to eat outside too

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

On the waterfront, this pub has great atmosphere and food. Live music on the night we were there made it a most memorable visit

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Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Visited a couple of times as was impressed by both the loch side setting and quality of food in this pub located next to the Tallisker Distillery. Extremely pleasant and helpful staff who are welcoming and helpful when making menu choices. Enjoyed the Haggis strudel...More

Thank Rosie T
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

Called in for lunch after visiting the Fairy Pools on a cold day. Had to have the fish and chips with an ale to complement it. Nice atmosphere and friendly staff. No complaints from me, just across the road and up a bit from Talisker...More

Thank BJspyjamas
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Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

This is a popular pub with a great atmosphere and friendly waiters/ waitresses. The food is good pub grub prepared to a really high standard. By that I mean the fish is beautifully fresh the haggis strudel is really tasty and not heavy. Oh and...More

Thank Helen S
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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

We called in for lunch on a sunny day and sat outside by the Loch. The staff were absolutely brilliant, nothing was a problem and the food (and beer) was excellent. We were so impressed that we asked if we could call back the next...More

Thank nothingcomestomind
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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

A really lovely pub, with a great friendly atmosphere & a good selection of drinks, including local real ales. Situated a short walk from the Talisker Distillery, I’d recommend a visit before or after their tour! 👍🏻

Thank Dan M
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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

My friends and I dined at the Old Inn for 5 day’s in a row. It’s dog friendly and the food is great. We kept returning as we knew the food was of such a high standard with decent sized portions. The diddly dee music...More

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RWMHollywood
31 July 2016|
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Response from John W | Reviewed this property |
I've eaten in the bar several times with no reservation. I always get there early to get the table in the small room overlooking the loch.
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