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The Holy Loch Inn

) #14 of 38 Restaurants in Dunoon ££ - £££ , , British
Springfield Place | Sandbank, Dunoon PA23 8PJ, Scotland
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible9%
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“burger” (9 reviews)
“cullen skink” (2 reviews)
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Scottish, Bar, British, Pub
££ - £££
Springfield Place | Sandbank, Dunoon PA23 8PJ, Scotland
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11 - 20 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Ate here tonight, very friendly relaxed atmosphere. Food was very good, with great service. Would definitely come back if in the area.

Thank NetRam57
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Inedible. Greasy fish. Burnt re-heated chips. Not to be repeated. Friendly staff during early evening.More

Thank Moirap420
Craig W, Owner at The Holy Loch Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2017

Hello. I'm really sorry to hear this. I'm certain that's not our usual standard. We have only had good comments about our takeaway fish n chips. Next time please come and mention this to our staff and we will replace or refund. Thanks and sorry...More

Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed an excellent Hogmanay meal with family, lovely steaks and other meals were great too. Kids loved the burgers and the person who had the chicken enjoyed that too.

Thank TimBrooksbank
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Delicious dinner in the restaurant made for special New Year's Eve family celebration. Meals were top-notch - homemade, local produce, well-cooked. Pub food with panache without being fancy gastropub. Gingerbread cheesecake was divine (should have taken a photo!). Good crackers - with useful gifts inside...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 16 November 2016

if you're looking for homemade then the holy loch inn is a must. The mac n cheese was the best I've tasted in a long time and the homemade chips were so tasty. Everything is made from scratch and might take a bit longer to...More

Thank 2sisters82
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Had dinner here in the bar: the restaurant area looks very similar. Good, tasty, freshly cooked food - scallops with mashed potato, bacon and sage, and apple-stuffed chicken breast. Excellent service by welcoming staff

1  Thank ducktoo
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Visited on Wednesday with my wife and 8 year old son while staying in Dunoon for the week... Very friendly staff and had a great meal at Very reasonable price.. My wife had the fish which was huge and I had the steak pie... Very...More

Thank harrywhite1973
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and service. Children also catered for. Steak cooked to perfection, fish tasty if a bit too much for me. Starters were lovely and very well presented.

Thank Mharit
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped in on Saturday night around 7 o'clock - 2 adults, 2 kids and dog. Friendly service and food ok, burger and hand cut chips were very good, steak pie incredibly salty. Decent beer and reasonable prices, biggest downside was it was quite quiet and...More

1  Thank Gryncat
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Went for a meal, really enjoyed it, excellent fish platter and really good quality steak. Excellent local beer, great Scottish Gin selection and very wide range of Scotch Whisky. This place is great for a meal or just a drink or to spend the whole...More

1  Thank TimBrooksbank
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Neil B
Any entertainment this weekend ?
23 February 2017|
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Response from Craig W | Property representative |
Nothing planed
Are they dog friendly
28 December 2016|
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Response from Craig W | Property representative |
Hi, yes we are dog friendly in the bar area. We serve meals in the bar and resturant and its the same menu for both sides.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$22
Scottish, Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Springfield Place | Sandbank, Dunoon PA23 8PJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Cowal Peninsula  >  Dunoon
  • Phone Number: 01369706903
  • E-mail
We are a family run local Bar / Restaurant selling local food and drink.
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