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Oban Seafood Hut

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Seafood, Fast food, British, Scottish
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Calmac Pier, Oban PA34 4DB, Scotland
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Heard so much about this place and it exceeded all expectations. The quality of seafood was amazing and so affordable. We had the seafood platter for two for £14 and if I had that in Edinburgh would have required a mortgage.

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Thank Ian B
Graz, Austria
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37 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The scallops were the best I ever had! Very fresh and delicious! This whole place is quite an experience. I absolutely loved it!

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Thank CarmenCristea
Hamilton, Bermuda
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed a 2 day trip to Oban ....and visited the wee hut for some fresh mussels, and pickled herring.... The portion of mussels were amazing and tasted fabulous . We will definatly go back there on our next trip to Oban. The staff were very friendly and chatted to us about the local fish , hubby being a keen... More 

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Thank Sparra77
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely people and excellent food. You must visit the seafood hut if you are in Oban!! We visited twice in 2 days, and we will go once more before we leave!

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Thank Hazel G
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is just awesome! Seafood is fresh, staff nice and friendly, and it's located on the shore. You can grab your food to take away or just sit in on the bench and munch away!

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Thank Manaca_m
Oban, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great fresh sea food, simply cooked with a view of where it came from. Umbrellas often needed but it's all part of the experience. Take home a platter to have by an open fire with a glass of wine.

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Thank ruthemoody
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Everytime i go i am even more impressed than before! Just go and treat yourself. Everything is so fresh and the staff are very helpful. If you lucky you will get a taster of something :-)

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Thank Kathy M
Airdrie, United Kingdom
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1,043 reviews
550 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 260 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here for some fresh seafood, had salmon and it was awesome! This is outside so when it rains it is a bit hardcore to stand in the rain eating seafood

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Thank stuart w
Le Mans, France
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In Scotland for 2 weeks, we heard about this spot several days before being in Oban. We took some seafood already cooked to go home. Real Britton seafood lovers, and relatives with oyster farmers in Brittany, we were disappointed by the poor quality. Do not even pay attention on the way it is prepared. Nothing comparable with our nice French... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Let's start with something practical -- don't trust Google to bring you to the green shack. We had just arrived in town, and didn't realize how easily you could get to the popular area of the pier, and made the mistake of using Google Maps to get walking directions. It brought us 20 minutes out of our way, along paths... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Fast food, British, Scottish
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calmac Pier, Oban PA34 4DB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Oban
  • Phone Number: 18

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?