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Helgi's

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14 Harbour Street, Kirkwall KW15 1LE, Scotland
+44 1856 879293
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Great lunch

Damp in Kirkwall so went to Helgis for an early lunch. This place never disappoints. Excellent crab... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
helenmary
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Scotland,UK
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Lovely food, yet again

Brilliant place for a great meal, menu choices were not as good as last time we visited though... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2018
TheSecretF
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24 Mar 2018
“Lovely food, yet again”
8 Sep 2017
“Very good food at a reasonable price.”
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14 Harbour Street, Kirkwall KW15 1LE, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Damp in Kirkwall so went to Helgis for an early lunch. This place never disappoints. Excellent crab &squid starters, smoked shellfish on a bed of mash. Then a superincumbent sticky banoffee pudding with clotted cream. Off to bed now to sleep it off!

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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Brilliant place for a great meal, menu choices were not as good as last time we visited though! Staff are friendly and the drink choices are extensive.

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Interesting menu, lots of choice. Went for the gravadlax starter and scallops and chorizo main, both excellent. Eat in the I'll Iively bar downstairs or quoted area upstairs. Good beer too. Do book, you'll be lucky to get a table if you don't.

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Reviewed 8 September 2017

The choice and quality of food here were very good indeed. Good generous platefuls for not a lot of money. Downside if there was one was the difficulty in getting a table. We were there not long after 5 and wouldn't have been fed if...More

Thank malambo7
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Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here with a couple of friends on a shopping day during the Saturday sales. The atmosphere was relaxed with a great view of the harbour. Staff were friendly and extremely helpful. The booths were comfortable and it was a great place to have...More

1  Thank SartreLives
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Reviewed 6 July 2016

This place was recommended by a local hairdresser. The Ribeye steak just melted in my mouth, it was fantastic and I was told it was produced locally. I rather greedily went for the Orkney Fudge Sundae, which was also very good. I can also recommend...More

Thank Pam S
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Reviewed 2 April 2016

We enjoyed a great burger made from local meat in Helgi's. Great friendly service despite it being very busy on Easter Day. Lovely atmosphere and great views across Kirkwall harbour

Thank Waitknowe
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Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

Stopped by for a few drinks as part o a big nite oot and ended stayin! Pub quiz was on and it was a right laugh. Great folk behind the bar and a really friendly group of people inside. Top notch!

Thank OrkneyBoyAbroad
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Reviewed 19 June 2015

we expected a bigger pub and place to eat.but it was very small.overcrowded,you would struggle to get a seat and feel uncomfortable while eating due to the small area.looked a nice pub just to cramped for us.

3  Thank davidsenior
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Reviewed 4 October 2014

Our last evening in Kirkwall and we went to the recommended Helgi's! I have to say that the menu was limited not really offering sufficient choice. The price of their steak was high so we gave it a miss, choosing the fish and chips, which...More

Thank Antmaim
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