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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
French, Seafood, European
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 16 November 2020 via mobile

We have been living in Wick, temporarily, for just over 2 months now and have always wanted to go to this restaurant. Our first booking was cancelled due to Covid but last night we were able to attend. Despite reading a few negative reviews, I...More

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 24 September 2020

We had a lovely meal here, I had confit of duck and my partner had saddle of rabbit. Absolutely gorgeous, then the desserts ! Chocolate torte and creme brûlée. The front of house staff are all very friendly, and chef came to ensure we’d enjoyed...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 16 September 2020 via mobile

We had booked which appears to be a necessary thing to do. The food was excellent, but....... Service was very slow. Were given a menu and then waited about 15 minutes to order. Food wait wasn't too bad, main course came in good time after...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 13 September 2020 via mobile

We hadn’t booked in advance, but managed to get a table straight away. Great food & wine, quality ingredients and the chef came out at the end of the night and spoke with every table which I thought was a nice touch. Highly recommended!

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 11 September 2020

A small restaurant offering freshly cooked French cuisine. We had booked a table at the front but were unfortunately not given that and had to settle for one at the rear.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 11 September 2020 via mobile

Geographical and Covid restrictions made this a good choice of restaurant. Lovely home cooked food by friendly staff. A moment of normality in these crazy times. We even met the chef who came out to meet us after our meal. While the owner (chefs wife...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 13 August 2020 via mobile

Lovely setting well run restaurant. Food excellent and well priced .Staff well trained and covid precautions in place really enjoyed our meal Thank you

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 12 August 2020 via mobile

Wonderful traditional French restaurant we came upon whilst completing the NC500 in Wick, Scotland. The service was excellent with the chef coming out at the end of the evening to speak with customers. Delicious menu with good choices to suit everyone’s price and palate. Good...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 6 August 2020

Looking at this restaurant, we expected good service, a nice ambience and good food. What we got was quite the shock! The furniture looked like it had been bought on eBAY, with chairs reminiscent of a roadside american diner! In terms of the food I...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 29 July 2020 via mobile

The dauphinois didn’t disappoint! Post lockdown, we were a bit unsure about eating out, but plenty of safety measure in place and a friendly welcome remains! Lovely food, friendly locals and great service. Totally recommend!

Date of visit: July 2020
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Garry C
19 August 2016|
Response from Larkins2014 | Reviewed this property |
There isn't an outdoor patio. There is a disabled ramp/pathway and I am sure your dog would be welcome there but not inside
16 August 2016|
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Response from ValGrantownOnSpey | Reviewed this property |
We only read the reviews so didn't see the menu until we got there but I would highly recommend it.
20 January 2016|
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Response from Chris I | Reviewed this property |
Depends how vegetarian you are... they do nice fish and pasta dishes!
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    Bord de L'eau is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4