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The Old Brewhouse

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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The Old Brewhouse is no longer just a pub and restaurant. We now offer Bed and Breakfast in our 3 beautifully appointed en suite rooms - all with sea views. The rooms are extremely comfortable with TV & dvd, free WiFi, double glazing, king size beds, hostess tray, black out blinds, hair dryer, mains power showers, telephone and private parking.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Bar, Seafood, European, British, Pub, Scottish
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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All reviews cullen skink steak pie clootie dumpling haggis salad smoked fish sticky toffee pudding crepes ice cream rob roy stayed here the pub sea view feel very welcome evening meal two courses food was lovely
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a frosty night on the east coast but the welcome was warm at the old brewhoose. We bypassed the starters and I had the haddock sensational crispy batter and fresh as ! My wife had the fillet steak and with the beef sourced...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JSL1313
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an enjoyable lunch in the cosy bar area choosing from the varied a la carte menu. The servers were pleasant and attentive. The Cullen skink was very hearty and we matched this up with various paninis which were all generously filled and served...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Robert S
Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for weekend and what a location, truly amazing. The rooms were stunning, clean and so comfortable. We ate here on our first night and the food was second to none. Cannot recommend enough. We will be back

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CarolynMCLarbert
Reviewed 3 December 2018

We come in a lot as it's relatively local and they have a lovely dog friendly bar section. Firstly - fantastic with dogs! The food is great, just like home cooked meal - particular favourite is the smokie gratin and the different cheesecakes! Lovely setting...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank harleyroo93
Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

I wanted to try the local delicacy the smokies and I stumbled around Arbroath looking for respite from the driving wind and rain. I found it in this ancient looking pub with a warm welcome. Of course I was here to try smokies. So I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Robert_Bridgeroad
Reviewed 14 November 2018

Had Cullen Skink and a Steak Panini. Both were superb and great value for money. The Cullen Skink was the best I have had for a very long time. The service was also excellent.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Steve B
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

myself and 3 colleagues stayed last night while on business.what an absolute gem !! the rooms are excellent and spotless.i had the Cullen skinkwhich was delicious followed by an arbroath smokie.will definitely try and get back in here if we're back in arbroath

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank John L
Reviewed 23 October 2018

We were here for a night stay while visiting Lunan Bay, pink sand beach. This place is 20-25 min derive from Lunan bay. Traditional pub with restaurant, here they serve awesome Scottish food and local beverage. Rooms are very much clean, comfortable, and sea facing...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank NehaRaul
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

We were in Arbroath for a couple of nights and staying over the road. Staff were really friendly and food was lovely. Great atmosphere- well worth it. Thank you!

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank burnsm
Reviewed 21 October 2018

My choice of the old Brewhouse was a wise one. It nestles at the west end of Arbroath on the east coast of Scotland in the small town of Arbroath. It reflects the colourful and rich history of the town. Arbroath was besieged in 1771...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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4 August 2017|
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Response from GlasgowFroggie | Reviewed this property |
Im not sure but if you look back at some reviews i think i read someone saying they had no craft beers as it should being an old brewhouse.
9 July 2017|
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Response from Brian W | Reviewed this property |
Should be no problem they are very helpfull
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