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The Old Clubhouse

££ - £££, British,
The Old Clubhouse B843, Machrihanish PA28 6PZ, Scotland
+44 1586 810099
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (10 reviews)
“mushy peas” (2 reviews)
“haggis” (5 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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The Old Clubhouse B843, Machrihanish PA28 6PZ, Scotland
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Visited today 28th December for lunch as a party of six between 1.30-3.30pm. Firstly, our drinks order was incredibly slow considering the majority of drinks were soft drinks. Our food order was taken quite promptly however our meals did not arrive for a further 50...More

3  Thank hazelcscott
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

The Golf themed pub has a good variety of offerings and excellent service. I appreciated the personal attention I receicved while dining there.

Thank hineconsult
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

A great place to visit with a group of friends and fellow golfers. Reasonably priced food and an interesting menu. Bar prices seems rather high but maybe I’m just out of date. Definitely worth the journey.

Thank sunloverFontvieille_
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We were staying in the cottages and went for a light dinner. Food was OK if unexciting and service friendly. It had the look of a themed pub that was just trying a bit hard and was therefore a bit fake. If you're not keen...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Went for early dinner,3 waitresses and 1 waiter behind the bar.Requested a table,bar not busy at that time but few tables reserved,Husband went to bar to order drink and place order.The atmosphere behind bar seemed unhappy,although waitresses were pleasant.Food was placed in front of us...More

1  Thank Diana W
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Popped in for lunch. Atrocious service. It took nearly 2 hours to get a 2 course lunch. My sons asked for paninis only to be told that they were already prepared so didn't have any available. They opted for ham and cheese sandwiches with a...More

Thank Joyce C
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We met with a bunch of old friends and were directed to our reserved seats by some friendly staff. The menu has a good range to suit most people and as were afforded huge portions. Highly recommend the ice cream dessert. A good wine list...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Visited one night and it was full so we made a booking for the day after lovely little place had the garlic bread and a haddock and chips wernt too sure on the mushy peas not like what I'm use too husband had the Gannon...More

Thank tagstrips
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Great food and service. The pricing of the dishes to portions were spot on. The amount of options was also plentiful, something for most people.

Thank Robin_MP23
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We had 2 meals and drank every evening in this pub . Food fantastic . The staff wonderful . We even won the weekly quiz night . For me the only disappointment was I did not like the Bitter on draught . The lager and...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Old Clubhouse B843, Machrihanish PA28 6PZ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Kintyre Peninsula  >  Machrihanish
  • Phone Number: +44 1586 810099
The Old Clubhouse Pub has been the site of good times and warm welcomes since 1876 when it served as the original clubhouse of the Machrihanish Golf Club back in the days of "Old" Tom Morris. The atmosphere at The Old Clubhouse is one of a relaxed old-world style golf pub serving up delicious pub food and locally sourced dinner offerings before becoming the host of nightly revelry for locals and guests alike.
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