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The Keel Row

££ - £££, British,
Pa66 6bl, Fionnphort, Scotland
+44 1681 700458
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“fish and chips” (30 reviews)
“curry” (13 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Pa66 6bl, Fionnphort, Scotland
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

I don't normally go for fish and chips often finding them disappointing. Our B&B host suggested trying them, so I did and they were lovely. Crispy thin batter and great chips. The rest of the menu is really good with a generous selection to choose...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SusannaD236
thekeelr0w, Owner at The Keel Row, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

thank you x

Reviewed 5 October 2018

Came in here for both a lunchtime drink and then later an evening meal. Found the staff very helpful, the beer well kept, and the food in the evening excellent. Given (as many reviews say) that this is your only choice in town then you've...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank BigDraw
thekeelr0w, Owner at The Keel Row, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2018

thank you

Reviewed 3 October 2018

Very disappointed with the keel row, the person behind the bar was unfriendly, barely spoke, I ordered drinks at the bar and went and sat down and she just left them on the bar, went up to order food had to pay extra for peas...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank westcoasters4
Reviewed 2 October 2018

In many respects being the only licensed premises in Fionnphort, THE KEEL ROW serves a captive customer base but appears popular with both locals and passing tourists visiting Iona alike. Similarly The Keel Row's restaurant also serves a captive customer audience, serving those staying in...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank The_Mystery_Guest
thekeelr0w, Owner at The Keel Row, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thank you for your kind comments, thought you would like to know that The isle of Mull Brewing company is actually based Somewhere on the mainland not sure where. which is why we don't stock it. I feel it can be misleading.

Reviewed 2 October 2018

I would say its a little expensive for what you get but nevertheless our meals were very good, service good & friendly and there are superb views from the window.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 242valerie
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Although we had quite a long wait for a table being the only place open that night we had little option. But the food was good and we all enjoyed our choice. Staff were friendly .

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank PAnn57
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Let’s face it, the Keel Row is a pub and it’s in Fionnphort. And the choice of eating options at night there is ...ummm....limited. So you think you may die of starvation? Wrong. The Keel Row has a reasonable menu with a range of nightly...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank pogee06
Reviewed 16 September 2018

This is a busy pub restaurant where it is first come first served so get there early because the menu is varied and the food superb. The staff work wonders here and are so friendly. Makes for a really nice night out.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank michaelfleming687
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

The menu was totally unexpected in a tiny location such as this. Outstanding selection of dishes! There is something for even the most discerning palate here. My mom and I ate here two nights in a row and were not disappointed. While dining we saw...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jenny H
Reviewed 13 September 2018

We regularly visit the Keel Row, and this visit brought fantastic service, and amazing food. The choice of meals and the standard of cooking was fantastic. You give your name to the restraunt staff who manage a complicated serving system, this ensures you are not...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank wine1961
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Lesley A
23 May 2018|
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Response from unamcl | Reviewed this property |
Worth ringing and asking I’m sure they would do their best to help if they can.
21 April 2018|
Response from thekeelr0w | Property representative |
HI, last orders are 8.00p.m
Harry B
11 March 2017|
Response from thekeelr0w | Property representative |
Yes we are
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pa66 6bl, Fionnphort, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  The Hebrides  >  Isle of Mull  >  Fionnphort
  • Phone Number: +44 1681 700458
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