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The Steamboat Inn


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Fantastic location right by the Solway Coast. Plenty of seats for indoor and outdoor dining. Cosy fires in the winter and very child and dog friendly. Locally sourced produce freshly cooked to order. Gem of a place.
US$5 - US$25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Scottish
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited while on a weekend in Scotland, great little place. Food was brilliant and a great view from the front.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank MrLTA
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely traditional pub with excellent food. Bit of an outpost but it's that good the place was very busy. Well worth a visit if your in the area. Dog friendly too. 👍

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank AppleyBridgeCam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yes it was an exceptionally cold day but the front dinning extension was so cold people kept their outside coats on for the hours wait for the food to arrive. The food itself was very good but inevitably went cold quickly not helped by the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Michael W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fresh food well cooked and presented. Staff pleasant and very helpfull. Lovely sea views and old world nautical charm inside. Ample portions and cater for the disabled well.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Bobemma
Reviewed 18 January 2019 via mobile

Great food for adults and children alike. Staff were welcoming and friendly. The pub is in an ideal place for a walk on the beach afterwards

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank rachelcV1594XZ
Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

Friendly staff and excellent food at the Steamboat Inn - no wonder it’s been so highly rated in recent years. Definitely worth a visit to enjoy the seashore and the wonderful food

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Y6248QEandrewd
Reviewed 5 January 2019

Met with friends for lunch on a Sunday, having booked a table. This was just as well as the place was very busy. staff were welcoming, and showed us to the table, promising to come back and take our drinks order. As our friends arrived...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ian M
Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

Being local we used to come to the Steamboat often but returned for the first time in a year for lunch to be very disappointed. We sat waiting over 45 minutes for our order (2 portions of macaroni and a burger), on a quiet day...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank blueskies1810
Reviewed 29 December 2018 via mobile

We arrived for lunch without booking. We were made to feel very welcome and given a choice of tables. The food was very good and well priced. The staff were attentive and friendly. We shard a bottle of wine which was excellent and again reasonably...More

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank Allen111
Reviewed 24 December 2018 via mobile

Visited here with my wife on 8/12/18 wow we turned up without booking they found us a table which was a relief as we were hungry.the food was so nice a fresh my wife said whos a chef of 20 years it was the nicest...More

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank Robert B
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24 October 2018|
Response from eoin f | Reviewed this property |
Bit odd asking me! I only reviewed it! The regular menu with prices is on the website, but surely best to contact them for rates .....!?
17 June 2018|
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Response from quine19 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure, as we were not looking for that
30 May 2018|
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Response from T5488BRlynnl | Reviewed this property |
Yes booking is advisable as it is a really busy place.
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