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Digby Chick

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5 Bank Street, Stornoway HS1 2XG, Scotland
+44 1851 700026
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Ate in this restaurant on Friday 17th Feb I was apprehensive due to the unusual name for The Western Isles ! When we entered we were warmly met and coats taken and shown to our table . Excellent food beautifully cooked and first class service by very attentive ( but not hovering) staff. Reasonable prices and a good wine list.... More 

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Thank Tracy44
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a family celebratory dinner, 10 adults and 1 child. One of the adults is vegetarian and doesn't eat mushrooms or goats cheese. James created a bespoke menu and her food was fantastic. The children's portion was very generous. The other adults chose from different menus and the food was excellent quality and enjoyed by all. Great service and... More 

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Durness, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Classy food, classy place, great service. Really loved it and will return soon. The food was simply stunning. We went as a group of three, we all had something different and each dish looked and tasted amazing. Loved the artwork too.

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Thank Neil F
Inverness, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I wholeheartedly recommend this restaurant. This a fine dining but not pretentious restaurant at the centre of Stornaway and it was a lovely surprise because we didn’t know what to make of the name of it. The decor is lovely. Staff are friendly and relaxed and the food was sophisticated but honest and unpretentious. Prices were good too. The portions... More 

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Thank Avigail A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here with our 4 year old, she ate all her food, which is unusual when we go out. Fantastic food with a good selection of locsl seafood and produce. Fantastic Hospitality. The waiting staff were very professional and helpful. price was good too. We will definately visit again

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Thank Camal32
St. Andrews
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Digby Chick is definitely one of the best restaurants not just in the Western Isles but anywhere along the west coast of Scotland. It delivers superb meals with a friendly charm and impressively competitive prices. I dined here with fellow academics from Stornoway taking advantage of the restaurant's early evening three course menu. This offers more than half-a-dozen choices... More 

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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I dined here and had a fabulous 3 course meal. I really like seafood and had the mussels to start and hake as a main course. The hake was beautifully cooked. The dessert of meringue and chocolate brownie with ice cream was also delicious. The waiting staff were very attentive and there was a lovely atmosphere. Although... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had dinner here with a business colleague this week. We were both delighted with the menu and could not have been happier with our food. This is fine dining, beautifully served, at a very reasonable price. If you are in Stornoway, this restaurant is a must. Do not miss it!

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Thank FiWhyte
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic food, attentive and friendly staff. Started with amazing langoustines in a garlic butter, followed by the best fillet of beef I've ever tasted! We will definitely be back...lovely treat!

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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27 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

The food was exceptional... You cannot come to Stornoway and not visit this restaurant. A very good early bird menu £22.50 for 3 courses... Great choice of food. Private dining upstairs if you're in a larger group.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, European, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Bank Street, Stornoway HS1 2XG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  The Hebrides  >  Outer Hebrides  >  Lewis and Harris  >  Isle of Lewis  >  Stornoway
  • Phone Number: +44 1851 700026

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