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Luigi's Restaurant

Castle Street, Dornoch IV25 3SN, Scotland
+44 1862 810893
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster” (30 reviews)
“linguine” (28 reviews)
“chorizo” (20 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Castle Street, Dornoch IV25 3SN, Scotland
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent food with the emphasis on fish. Good selection of dishes. Welcoming ambulance and fine selection of wines. Google you have to book here as it is a very popular establishment. Recommended.

Thank PierreGustave
Reviewed 8 January 2018

I am not saying we are old but my wife remembers Mr Luigi when he ran it as an Ice Cream shop! We had a family lunch here recently and have eaten here a number of times over the years. This is a well established...More

Thank Mark_Dornoch
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Very lovely food and service was good too which is great Had a great time food really was delicious. Not too expensive either

Thank Hannah4587
Reviewed 17 December 2017

If you're in Dornoch or just passing by go to Luigi's. Great atmosphere, great food, great coffee all at very reasonable price. This was the first time I'd seen lobster on the menu and when I looked at the price I thought that's very cheap...More

Thank glendruidh
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We were visiting the highlands to see our family ,and were taking on an outing to Dornoch and a lunch in Luigis ,its a very pleasant little place ,the food was excellent if not a little pricey i had the tempura prawns and chilli dip...More

Thank johnR2206AG
Reviewed 19 October 2017

The place was very nice, service with a smile, food delicious and a fine glass of wine. We had the crab pastries as not very hungry and they were very good, thank you.

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Four of us for dinner, host was gracious and wait staff attentive. Food was excellent and I could not have asked for more... thanks!

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Can’t believe I forgot to review! What to say? Great food..service..ambiance, a must for visitors to Dornoch, seafood platter..mmmmm but make sure you book well ahead.

Thank GazBet
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were on holiday and decided to try this place. It was my wife's birthday and our last night of the holiday. Couldn't have picked a nicer place. What a gem. Lovely relaxed atmosphere. Wine from practically any bottle could be ordered...More

2  Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 10 October 2017

This is a very busy place, seems to be used by locals as well. The food was excellent, well presented and not too pricey.

Thank Saabaero
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13 July 2017|
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Response from Alan W | Reviewed this property |
Please go to their Web site.
Ali S
13 September 2016|
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Response from Scotexile | Reviewed this property |
In the summer there are two or three tables outside on the pavement. We have eaten there when we have had our wee dog with us.
Ali S
13 September 2016|
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Response from JohnMcK9Tay | Reviewed this property |
Ali - That is a wonderful question. Whereas I can not give a definitive answer, my hypothesis is that if your dog is tiny and well behaved as stated, they would be a welcome guest. The dedication and focus on service was... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:00
10:00 - 15:00
10:00 - 15:00
10:00 - 15:00
10:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 21:00
10:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 21:00
10:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Street, Dornoch IV25 3SN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Caithness and Sutherland  >  Dornoch
  • Phone Number: +44 1862 810893
  • E-mail
Luigi Is A Modern & Friendly Restaurant Centrally Located In The Charming Northern Scottish Coastal Town Of Dornoch.by Day We Are A Cafe Serving Lavazza Coffee, Homemade Cakes & Soups, Fresh Salads, Seasonal Specials By Night Our Menu Is Contemporary European With An Emphasis On Scottish Seafood & Locally Sourced Ingredients.
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