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Waterside Restaurant

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Doune Braes Hotel, Carloway HS2 9AA, Scotland
+44 1851 643252
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Stornoway, United Kingdom
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rural setting. Restraint is a bit worn but prices reflect this. Staff ate friendly service is good and overall good quality is excellent.

Thank scotislander123
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140 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

The restaurant is a bit old fashioned, wooden tables of varying sizes but the food was very nice, scallops were excellent but the black pudding crisp not moist. Steaks are very nice too as is the freshly caught fish. The menu is quite small and not a lot of choice for vegetarians I also found it a little expensive.

Thank Westcoastcol
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015

This place was close to where we were staying. It was friendly and although they were sold out of a few things that we wanted to order from the menu we were pleased with our food and the service we received there. Not cheap but reasonable prices for what you get.

Thank Jane M
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2012

Whist on holiday, my family and I visited this restaurant despite being aware of the mixed reviews on tripadvisor. The service was satisfactory, although we were one of only 3 small groups eating in the restaurant that evening. There was no children's menu, however our waitress kindly checked with the chef to see what choices were available "off menu" for... More 

1 Thank PGWRipon
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299 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2010

Went for lunch having visited the Callanish Stones. We were the only people in the restaurant. Ordered three fish & chips, a chickenburger and a lamb shank. My lamb shank and mash was excellent. The others said their food was fine although not as good as at the Port Beach House in Ness the day before. There is good Belhaven... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Doune Braes Hotel, Carloway HS2 9AA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  The Hebrides  >  Outer Hebrides  >  Lewis and Harris  >  Isle of Lewis  >  Carloway
  • Phone Number: +44 1851 643252

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?