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The Anchor Hotel Restaurant

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Kippford ££ - £££ , British,
Kippford, Kippford DG5 4LN, Scotland
+44 1556 620205
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
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Value
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LOCATION
Kippford, Kippford DG5 4LN, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 317 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here many times over the years but could be so much better. Called with some friends after a walk and was disappointed that there was an abundance of wasps around the outside tables. The flowers around the main entrance need some tlc. It's a...More

Thank Clachangirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a real problem with eating out in Kippford in the evening. After trying the Mariners down the road (don't go there either), we thought the Anchor had to be better. Only just. The lounge bar room was closed, and a local tells me...More

1  Thank Herdiebest
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is definitely worth a visit the food and staff are very good. But the wifi in the building good be a lot better then is. I had scampi and chips and it was very good.

Thank Danmorgan2000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two of our dinners were absolutely incredible and since they were both fish (sole and haddock), I would recommend ordering any fish meal. Mine came with garlicky mashed potatoes and savoy cabbage with a caper beurre sauce. Delectable. My husband had an issue with his...More

Thank 555Patty
Fasayers123, Public Relations Manager at The Anchor Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello and thank you for your review. 'Best dinner in 3 weeks' - love the title, and glad you felt we deserved it. Much appreciated, and hope to see you again before long. Best wishes from the Anchor.

Reviewed 10 July 2017

We ate here based on recommendations in the visitors' book at our holiday cottage. The menu was varied, the food excellent and the value exceptional. We ended up eating here 4 nights out of 7. The pub atmosphere and abundance of visiting dogs also helped!

Thank Mairi M
Fasayers123, Public Relations Manager at The Anchor Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Mairi, thank you for your review. Glad you liked us so much you kept coming back! - hope to see you again, best wishes from the Team at the Anchor.

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Called in today for lunch with my husband, such a beautiful area over looking the water and we were lucky to have a nice day unfortunately i can't say the same with lunch We walked in to unhelpful staff who were more interested in having...More

3  Thank Lokipoky
Fasayers123, Public Relations Manager at The Anchor Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for writing about your experience with us recently - its a shame we didn't have the opportunity to talk you at the time but I will make sure your comments are shared with the staff. We are indeed lucky with our location and...More

Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Place was nice, friendly staff until stroppy waitress with attitude appeared. FRITTER?! And was slammed on table! SANDWICH?! And my daughter's tuna sandwich was flung down! And then with no words my wife's baked potato was thrust in front of her! Even on.leaving she not...More

2  Thank Alan N
Fasayers123, Public Relations Manager at The Anchor Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Hello Alan, thank you for bringing your experience to our attention - I will ensure its shared with the team. How sad, hope you will come back and try us again as that experience is certainly not one we wish people to remember. Kind regards...More

Reviewed 28 June 2017

While staying Kippford for a week we visited the pub a few times. It was good to call in for a beer after walking in the area. The food was lovely, the fish platter was lovely as was all the food we had. Good beer...More

Thank Sweetpige
Fasayers123, Public Relations Manager at The Anchor Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Hello there, thank you for visiting us and glad you enjoyed the food. We are lucky with our location and yes we make a great place to drop into. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Over the years, we have visited the Anchor on many occasions. We went for a bar supper on Saturday night and thoroughly enjoyed it. 3 of us had the Chicken Sizzler and 1 had the Rib-Eye Steak from the Specials board. The food was wonderful,...More

Thank quine19
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Called in for tea really nice staff grate atmosphere food was lovely very popular dog friendly within restrictions would definitely recommend and go back thank you

Thank Andrew A
Fasayers123, Public Relations Manager at The Anchor Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Hello Andrew, thanks for the very positive review. Much appreciated when folk tell how things were for them. Hope to see you in the future. Best wishes from the Anchor.

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Ettie D
23 November 2016|
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Response from Fasayers123 | Property representative |
hello there yes it does -
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SeaToSkyTraveller
22 April 2015|
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Response from Fasayers123 | Property representative |
from April to end of October food is served from 1200 until last orders at approximately 8pm - no need to book - in the winter lunches from 12 - 2pm and then open again after 5pm call 0155 6620 205 for more information
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kippford, Kippford DG5 4LN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Kippford
  • Phone Number: +44 1556 620205
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