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Creel Restaurant

) #4 of 25 Restaurants in Dunbar ££ - £££ Seafood, British,
25 Lamer Street | The Harbour, Dunbar EH42 1HJ, Scotland
+44 1368 863279
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish soup” (10 reviews)
“steak” (23 reviews)
“panna cotta” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
25 Lamer Street | The Harbour, Dunbar EH42 1HJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the Creel restaurant exclusively for a family meal the day after our wedding. Logan was very helpful and happy to help organise, offering various menu options for large groups. The food and service were excellent, we opted for a tapas menu and were...More

1  Thank Louise P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the creel on Saturday the 3rd of June as a party of eight. We all had various choices of the menu . Between us all we were all very impressed with the food and service. The hake with the salsa and sour...More

1  Thank summers3ml
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was really dissapointed that the restaurant only offered fried fish and chips as an option for the main course. I expected more options. I understand that the menu is limited but even tho' non fried options would be nice. I also thought eighteen pounds...More

Thank Lorna P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stumbled on this place during a tour of the coastline and what a great place. 4 of us had lunch on a Saturday and it was quite busy so would recommend booking as very cosy (small). A great menu choice and all our food...More

Thank aldn58
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our evening meal in this cosy restaurant. A nice range of options to choose from, and some interesting twists to many of the dishes. The service was also fab, friendly and welcoming. Well worth a visit.

Thank JoJohn2017
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Went here for my partner's dad 70th birthday meal and what a pleasant surprise, very nice settings inside and the chief could not do enough for me In regards to sorting out starters and mains with cheese. The rest of the group (7) had very...More

Thank charlieturner83
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We dined at Creel while on holiday opinion the area. It was recommended to us by a local living in the house next to our holiday cottage at Cove. It is a small restaurant and we would advise making a reservation. Pleasant decor and friendly,...More

Thank sakiScotland
Reviewed 7 April 2017

New to Dunbar I have visited several of the eateries in this small town. Unlike its posher neighbour North Berwick it hasn't the array of fine eating places and the blazered community that supports them. But the Creel is a wee gem (such a pity...More

1  Thank Ken W
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

My sister and her wife have recently moved to Dunbar from Co Durham so my Mam (who was 80 this week) and I visited them to celebrate Mam's birthday. My sister pre booked our table and when we arrived at the restaurant the staff had...More

Reviewed 10 March 2017

The fish soup at Creel was the highlight of our lunch, among the best I've ever tasted. There is a lunch menu, as well as a selection of lighter snacks and you're encouraged to mix and match between the two. I had an open steak...More

1  Thank Aileen581
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andrea s
Are you dog friendly
27 May 2015|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from rejuvenated64 | Reviewed this property |
We have never attempted to take our dogs there........... have you phoned the restaurant to ask?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Lamer Street | The Harbour, Dunbar EH42 1HJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  East Lothian  >  Dunbar
  • Phone Number: +44 1368 863279
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