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The Captain James Lang

97-99 High Street, Dumbarton, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G82 1LF, Scotland
+44 1389 742112
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible17%
Travellers talk about
“mixed grill” (5 reviews)
“halloumi” (2 reviews)
“cheap drinks” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
97-99 High Street, Dumbarton, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G82 1LF, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 168 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good friendly service, great grub, reasonable atmosphere, and fantastic value for money. Can't really add anything else!

Thank Ste1978
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We popped into here today for a drink. It was quite busy and had a good atmosphere. Drinks are very cheap and they have a very good range. The food that was coming out looked good although we didn't have any. There is a beer...More

Thank Abi S
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Powdered smash (disgusting). The driest chicken av ever tried to swallow & microwaved hot dog on a roll. Nothing in the 1st course was edible. Thought Ice cream for pudding would save the day but we waited half an hour and it must have been...More

Thank Louise M
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Have visited this place few times. Environment good but meal portions and quality are going downhill. The 5bean chilli is served with 5 crisps, meal looks dried out and it's all microwaved. With a bit if effort on meal presentation this could be do much...More

Thank Sheila G
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Stopped here to get something to eat and take a break from the Scottish pipe BAnd championship. This Wetherspoon's was really busy but we managed to get a table. Using the wotherspoon app, we ordered our meals and drinks online and were pleasantly surprised with...More

Thank spoon1963
Ryan H, Manager at The Captain James Lang, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Hi Thanks for your great review! We're glad you enjoy the app and hope to see you back in the pub soon! Regards Ryan

Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Where do I even begin...well, we have been going into this establishment since it opened, could honestly write a book with what we have seen, witnessed in here. If you like good Food, good atmosphere, polite/friendly staff and reserved people then this is not the...More

Thank jaspermcb
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Cheap food and good selection served quickly may not be freshly prepared. Great selection of alcohol and very busy. Nice beer garden.

Thank PamandAndyGlasgow
Reviewed 9 July 2017

I popped on for a drink and was happy with the experience. Cheap & cheerful. Quite spacious inside and there is seats out the back too. There is also free wifi. I didn't have food, I have heard mixed reports about it. Standard wetherspoons menu...More

Thank Abi S
Ryan H, Owner at The Captain James Lang, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Hello Thanks for your review, I'm glad you enjoyed the pub and hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed 2 July 2017

We called in here on our day out for our wedding anniversary, 1st July, decided to have a breakfast as it was 11am, start the day off. All staff, 3 of them gave impression that they did not want to be there, asked for sugar...More

1  Thank Irene G
Reviewed 15 June 2017

not home cooked food frozen chips and packet food like all wotherspoons places handy if youre hungry and in town

2  Thank elizabeth f
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$19
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Television, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 97-99 High Street, Dumbarton, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G82 1LF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park  >  West Dunbartonshire  >  Dumbarton
  • Phone Number: +44 1389 742112
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