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Shore Road, Whiting Bay KA27 8PR, Scotland
+44 1770 700308
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“soup” (27 reviews)
“chilli” (10 reviews)
“scones” (24 reviews)
Opens in 28 min
Gastropub, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Shore Road, Whiting Bay KA27 8PR, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 564 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

This was a great find on a day out on the bus. We hopped off at Whiting Bay and realised it was lunchtime. Coast was very inviting in terms of the décor and the staff. Nothing was too much trouble and we enjoyed our salad,...More

Thank BrummieScotland
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped for lunch.We sat in the conservatory overlooking Holy Isle.We could have sat outside.There was a good choice of food and drinks.. We had a seafood dish.All portion sizes are generous. Service was prompt and polite.The restaurant is spicy and span. Well worth a...More

Thank RRJ55
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having seen this place online as a possible afternoon tea stop after our circular tour of Arran, we were not disappointed to find a very charming tea room which was just finishing serving lunches. Despite arriving when they were supposed to be tidying up, they...More

Thank HilaryElizabeth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fresh fish prepared with love. Nice atmosphere with a beautiful view. We enjoyed every mouthful of the meal. Good service. Friendly and kind. Norwegians and Denmark

Thank Anita R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this lovely restaurant which seems a little unremarkable from outside - how wrong this impression was. The staff welcoming, the conservatory view of the sea bay delightful and the food out-standing.

Thank Verity S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Disappointing, food was ok if uninspired and the service was painfully slow. Could be a lovely place but needs to get some direction in the kitchen and sharper front of house.

Thank David123was
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We'd took the ferry to Arran for the day, and drove around the coastal road admiring the scenery. We called in to this unassuming place and left after a scrumptious lunch. My OH had wild boar terrine, the eldest son had paprika mushrooms and the...More

Thank Christine R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for a relaxed lunch! Nice atmosphere and smiley staff! Really tasty salads and focacias - and if you are really lucky, the sun will come out as well!

Thank Bernard O
Reviewed 14 August 2018

We had a warm welcome to this lovely restaurant. We sat in the conservatory at the back and despite the rubbish weather we had beautiful sea views. On a sunny day there is outside seating looking out to sea. We ordered soup of the day...More

Thank Verity L
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Visited for a quick munch. .. the chips with chilli/parmesan were fab and hubby loved his choc-chip scone. Would return without hesitation.

Thank jinxscotland
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Questions & Answers
15 September 2018|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from style7 | Reviewed this property |
Markbug73, As regards dogs - seems okay to have them outside the restaurant where further tables are set up for tourists & locals, when we were their this year. Chris - Australia.
20 July 2017|
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Response from Nicola Jane S | Property representative |
Hi yes, dogs are allowed in the main bar area and on the outside decking but not the conservatory. Hope this helps!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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17:00 - 22:00
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10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shore Road, Whiting Bay KA27 8PR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Isle of Arran  >  Whiting Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 1770 700308
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