We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Yan's Kitchen

Main Street, Port Charlotte PA48 7UD, Scotland
+44 1496 850230
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (36 reviews)
“scallops” (69 reviews)
“fish and chips” (38 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 21:00 Hours
Seafood, British, Scottish, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Main Street, Port Charlotte PA48 7UD, Scotland
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (531)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 483 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We found this super 'Tapas +' restaurant by accident. It's in a great location with views across Loch Indaal Bay and up to the Paps of Jura, which made up for the slight 'transport cafe' appearance of the inside of the restaurant. The service was...More

Thank Boris_the_Bold99
Reviewed 3 days ago

This restaurant is independent and located right on the seafront at Port Charlotte. There is a good free car park and the view from inside is very good. The food is very good and cooked well. The meat was beautiful and so was the lobster....More

Thank Dave A
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were staying in Bruichladdich and had been recommended by friends to try Yan's Kitchen, well we were not disappointed. We ate there for lunch 4 times during our week on Islay and just loved the Tapas. Every dish we chose was delicious and we...More

Thank chrisinstirling
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was recommended to us by our B&B. Looked like a nice place to eat. Friendly staff, not busy so service and meal should have been of good quality. My filet of sea bream tagliatelli was very tasty, I'd recommend it, the steak my...More

Thank Will B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a most enjoyable seafood experience, with beautiful big fat juicy prawns. The place was quiet, the views spectacular. Would live to return again soon.

Thank James G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here with friends on Sunday evening. The restaurant is bright and airy. The staff really go the extra distance to be welcoming and helpful. I had a half lobster from the spacials board which was tasty and fresh. A lovely experience.

Thank Janet N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We called here for lunch and it was a great choice. We shared fresh langoustines as a starter then we both had mussels cooked with chorizo and a bowl of chips. I could eat that again now!

Thank mol1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yan’s Kitchen never fails to impress you, with a varied menu and specials board to please everyone. We will most certainly be back.

Thank Sandra F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've eaten at Yan's twice, on two trips three years apart. Each time, we found the dining room very simple, elegant and bright. The staff is friendly and efficient, answering questions kindly and ensuring everything was okay without being intrusive. The well-edited wine list suits...More

Thank Martha V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have eaten at Yan's Kitchen on several of our trips to Islay. The food is very tasty and the pricing is good.

Thank B1891YXsusan
Nearby HotelsSee all 6 hotels in Islay
Port Charlotte Hotel
306 reviews
.12 miles away
Islay House
86 reviews
5.67 miles away
Bridgend Hotel
394 reviews
5.70 miles away
White Hart Hotel
108 reviews
10.63 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Port Charlotte Hotel Restaurant
435 reviews
.12 miles away
Lochindaal Hotel Restaurant
168 reviews
.19 miles away
Port Mor Bistro
65 reviews
.65 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Bruichladdich Distillery
740 reviews
1.79 miles away
Bowmore Distillery
547 reviews
3.60 miles away
Port Charlotte Hotel Bar
92 reviews
.12 miles away
Bowmore VisitScotland iCentre
89 reviews
3.66 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Leonie C
31 March 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from juanwangme | Property representative |
Hi, we do have rump let you pass with wheel chair , has been use few times . regards yan
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Port Charlotte PA48 7UD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  The Hebrides  >  Islay  >  Port Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +44 1496 850230
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing