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The Shorehouse

Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Seafood, Scottish, British
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
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All reviews fresh seafood langoustines lobster salad cakes hot smoked salmon potatoes apple pie herring ice cream handa island single track road boat trip wonderful location the main road light lunch seafood restaurant
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

wonderful fresh langoustines and crab. A friendly outpost in a scenic harbour front location at the end of the road

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Stephen J
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

I arrived luckily on the penultimate day of the season they are now closed till 2019. They will be worth the wait the seafood is fresh and local. The soup was gorgeous and apple pie lovely. With friendly service in a cosy great view restaurant

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jebidiah-69
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

I love my seafood and this was the most perfect day, location and food for my birthday lunch. Lovely sunny day sat on the balcony looking over to Handa island. I had the seafood platter and my husband had the crab salad. Both absolutely delicious....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jude270865
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Found this little spot at the end of a single lane road. Great views over the water. Friendly service and excellent food.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank mdm1972
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

We had a family lunch here and can say that the lobster, the langoustine and the crab salad were wonderfully fresh and well presented. However we feel that for the price the food could have been a little more imaginative - for example a simple...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Car0line1111
Reviewed 23 July 2018

After a beautiful day on the Island, my sister and I thought we would treat outselves to a cuppa and cake to warm up. When entering the cafe we both went and looked at the cakes etc. I am a coeliac so asked if they...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank kirstincullum
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Dinner with the family. Lovely atmosphere in the restaurant. The menu is simple and tempting, the view of sea and island is uplifting. The waitress was friendly and knowledgeable. The food - delicious and fresh - perfectly cooked. Really really good.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Ali M
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Visited for a light lunch and was not disappointed. Food was exceptional and the waitress was very nice and helpful. Lovely setting and dog friendly too. Well worth a visit.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank T508IEcolinm
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

A few miles off the main road but well worth it. Stopped for a late lunch. Great location. Friendly staff. Hot smoked salmon was excellent. Happy to recommend.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Rossi1450
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited Tarbet last week on our anniversary having last been here 38 years ago on our honeymoon. Although a little busier the spectacular scenery hasn't changed. Staff here were very helpful and we enjoyed the seafood platter with a beautiful view...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Julie Humphries N
15 September 2015|
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Response from livelaughl0ve85 | Property representative |
Hello, I'm afraid we are now closed for the season :( we are open for the summer season only, from mid April to mid September. I'm very sorry, but hopefully we'll see you when you are next in the area! Thank you, Rebecca
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