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The Plout Kirn

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Dounby KW17 2HT, Scotland
+44 1856 771215
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19 Aug 2016
“Great food at this hidden gem”
30 Dec 2015
“Plenty of gluten-free & vegetarian/vegan choices.”
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British, Scottish
Dounby KW17 2HT, Scotland
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Reviewed 19 August 2016

Dounby is not exactly on anyones itinerary but the Plout Kirn Restaurant in the Smithfield Hotel might be a good reason to put it there. It is a small and cozy setting with surprisingly excellent food. My wife and I enjoyed the scallops which were...More

Thank Jeff K
Reviewed 30 December 2015

We pre-booked to eat at the Smithfield Hotel Restaurant for our first night after moving to Orkney. I had ascertained that they would be able to cope with my GF diet, but nevertheless was amazed at the amount of choice open to me, even in...More

Thank Gill T
Reviewed 30 May 2014

A wonderful discovery on the west mainland of Orkney varied menu all beautifully cooked and presented.Try the Steaks Aberdeen Angus Orkney Gold at its best. Can't beat the local beef.

Thank Bob K
Reviewed 13 April 2013

Apperances can be decieving, we ate here as my daughter spotted it when we were in the shop across the road and begged us for days to go there. We were not dissapointed, my husband ordered the fillet which was cooked perfectly and came with...More

Thank clare m
Reviewed 18 September 2012

What annoys me most in restaurants are frozen vegetables and shop bought desserts when there is an abundance of local produce readily available which tastes so much better. So pleasant surprise on the West Mainland of Orkney to have dinner in the "Plout Kirn" where...More

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British, Scottish
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  • Address: Dounby KW17 2HT, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Orkney Islands  >  Mainland  >  Dounby
  • Phone Number: +44 1856 771215
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