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Sumburgh Hotel Restaurant

££ - £££, British,
Sumburgh Head, Sumburgh, Scotland
+44 1950 460201
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good31%
  • Average23%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“lunch” (26 reviews)
“lamb chops” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Sumburgh Head, Sumburgh, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant clean and well organised. Food well priced, well prepared, well presented and delicious. Staff charming, knowledgeable and professional. Highly recommended

Thank old8
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We had dinner at the Sumburgh hotel restaurant while staying locally in a böd. The food was excellent, fresh,local ingredients well prepared and presented, portions perfectly judged. The lamb shank was melt-in-the-mouth delicious, and the mussels done in a flavourful broth. We even managed to...More

Thank Philippa_Sommerville
Reviewed 24 August 2018

While staying in the South Shetland Mainland, we had two breakfasts and one dinner at the Sumburgh Hotel Restaurant. Both breakfasts were freshly prepared and were what you would expect of a full English breakfast. Following our good breakfast experience, we decided to return one...More

Thank Shaked007
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We had a pre booked meal for 36 people on a coach trip. Staff couldn’t have been more helpful, food and drinks were on the table within 10 mins of our arrival. Fish was very fresh and everyone enjoyed their meal. Thank you.

Thank judithclubb
Reviewed 1 August 2018

While on a full day trip, the Sumburgh was the site of a pre-booked reservation for our group of 8. We arrived before most people, but it quickly filled up. However, for whatever reason, our order took a long time to be taken and then...More

Thank cjds
Reviewed 25 July 2018

We were staying at the hotel so decided to give the restaurant a go. We were not disappointed; the food was delicious and the service excellent. I had the scallops which were very tasty but the little orange muscle attached to the scallop was rubbery,...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Slightly passed its best in appearance but good service and plentiful food. Views out to sea and large parking area.

Thank maggie9
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Had lunch in the restaurant. The hotel was a bit down at the heel but the food was excellent and the service good. Nice views from the windows and loads of parking. Close to Jarlshof with access to it and parking by the hotel.

Thank Alastair W
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Stopped here for coffee after visiting Jarlshof. Friendly staff although s little disorganised. Close to Sumburgh lighthouse.

Thank Pam D
Reviewed 6 May 2018

A nice place to have a good meeal after visiting Sumburgh lighthouse and the old Jarlshof ruins which goes back before the Viking Age. It has very friendly and charming staff and traditional good food

Thank Owe H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sumburgh Head, Sumburgh, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Shetland Islands  >  Mainland  >  Sumburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 1950 460201
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