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The Captain's Galley Restaurant

| The Harbour, Scrabster KW14 7UJ, Scotland
+44 1847 894999
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“seafood” (26 reviews)
“cod” (9 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (8 reviews)
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Seafood, Gluten Free Options
| The Harbour, Scrabster KW14 7UJ, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 167 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Boyfriend and I have eaten at countless seafood restaurant all around Scotland and the Captains Galley is by far our favourite. The building itself was created in 1840 something and we loved how they kept in some distinctive features of its past uses (...More

Thank Mya C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I ate here on our first night of a week-long Scottish Highlands trip and it remained my favourite place we ate. Everything was just lovely - we were greeted and left to peruse the menu over a glass of wine in a...More

Thank Nicola C
Reviewed 9 May 2018

The food here is exceptional. Not cheap, but at this standard it wouldn't and shouldn't be. Fresh, delicate and beautifully presented - I can't find fault with anything here. Their wine choices for all the courses were also on point. A treat not to be...More

Thank 40Libby_78
Reviewed 3 May 2018

We visited this place recently and it was very good. Bit pricy, but the food was delicious and service was good too.

Thank Donald R
Reviewed 30 March 2018

This is just a very special restaurant! I have not enjoyed a dinner so much for ages, definitely one of the very best. Superb seafood, a memorable experience to say the very least! Thank you Jim and Mary and indeed Mandy for her very special...More

1  Thank Aproncook
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Right on the harbour opposite the lifeboat station. We arrived and was welcomed into a little sitting room to get a drink and have a look at the menu. The area was lovely small and other guests were also here waiting to be seated. If...More

Thank Fraggleview
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Fantastic meal in a wonderful location. The freshest ingredients cooked wonderfully just a literal stones throw from where the fish was landed The keyword really is 'fresh'. You can taste it in every ingredient and it really makes the dishes outstanding. Staff and owners are...More

Thank Drew W
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

The kindest service that I ever meet in a restaurant! Very good food! 5⭐️... I will back soon due to my job and for sure I will back to taste some other plates!!

Thank Daniele C
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Food nice but way overpriced. matching wines, 3 very small glasses for £25 ,not at all amused. ........................................................................................................................

Thank Chris d
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We attended for a family meal. Were shown to a cosy little room for pre-drinks. The waitress and owner was very attentive. The main dining room has a great atmosphere and the food was out of this world! Will definitely be returning!

Thank Scazzle
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Questions & Answers
27 March 2017|
Response from CaptainScrabster | Property representative |
Hi There Thanks for the inquiry, please send us a message via our website to discuss all options. We look forward to welcoming you at Captains Galley soon. Regards Jim
2 June 2015|
Response from CaptainScrabster | Property representative |
Hi There many thanks for your enquiry I'm sorry we are absolutely full on 10 June and unable to accommodate you. We are soon to be opening our new seafood bar and will be serving early in plenty time to catch the ferry, so... More
8 May 2015|
Response from CaptainScrabster | Property representative |
Hi There many thanks for the enquiry, we have been shortlisted for a national award and the ceremony is in Glasgow on Thursday 21st May so I'm sorry the restaurant is closed that evening. Let me know if you would like to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$73 - US$86
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | The Harbour, Scrabster KW14 7UJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Caithness and Sutherland  >  Scrabster
  • Phone Number: +44 1847 894999
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