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Yan's Kitchen

Main Street, Port Charlotte PA48 7UD, Scotland
+44 1496 850230
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (38 reviews)
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“fish and chips” (38 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Scottish, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Main Street, Port Charlotte PA48 7UD, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I was told I had to book due to the popularity of the place. It's THE place to go. I guess that's true if you only eat seafood.I don't so I was struggling for choice. The meal was not outstanding. The atmosphere was very clinical...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Annette G
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Good food and excellent service. Arrived rather large for lunch but made welcome. Excellent and generous portions of white bait - would highly recommend

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank algyfern
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Unfortunately we have come to find that most of the food on Islay is pretty average at best and usually over priced for what you get. Maybe we are spoilt for choice in Leeds but i cant help but think its more because there are...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JTravels85
Reviewed 21 September 2018

We stopped here for lunch just before our visit to the Bruichladdich distillery and had an amazing meal.. We had the soup of the day which was mushrooms and it felt heavenly on a cold windy day. After that we tried the ceasar salad, a...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Geet S
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Do make reservations if you can, as this restaurant is popular and has limited seating capacity.. The food is simply good! Innovative, freshly prepared, well thought out by owner. Lovely local in Port Charlotte with seaview. Good service, good food. We can highly recommend the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Frank T
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Very good service by waiters, very good food (both fish and meat), mash potatoes are a must try as are the exquisite mussels!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MatthiasW1454
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

We stayed on Islay for a week and had one of the nicest meals at Yan’s Kitchen. All the food was perfectly cooked and the staff were very friendly and efficient. Would highly recommend.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 269katej
Reviewed 12 September 2018

We arrived at 8pm on a Saturday evening - hungry. The restaurant is usually open until 9.30/10pm. The "welcome" staff made us feel like a burden and not at all welcome. We were a party of seven, and although there was plenty space to put...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank tina s
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Attended Yans kitchen for an evening meal. Some of the best sea food and steak we have ever eaten. The mussel starter was to die for. Staff friendly and welcoming. Highly recommend a visit, we will be back 👏👏👏

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Alymandy
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Booked late and got an early table. Food was spectacular. Service good and friendly. Have no hesitation in recommending and will definitely be back.

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Peaknewby
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Leonie C
31 March 2015|
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Response from juanwangme | Property representative |
Hi, we do have rump let you pass with wheel chair , has been use few times . regards yan
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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
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, 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
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