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Glenforsa Hotel Restaurant

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Glenforsa Hotel, Salen PA72 6JW, Scotland
+44 1680 300377
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“salad” (4 reviews)
“local seafood” (2 reviews)
Opens in 23 min
Bar, British, Scottish, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Glenforsa Hotel, Salen PA72 6JW, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose to eat here on the recommendation of our friends, and we were not disappointed. Although the bar was quiet, we felt at home, and the food was to a good standard and good value.

Thank Dave W
Reviewed 2 February 2018

Excellent secluded hotel. Easy accesable from ferry terminal, plenty of parking space. It has a private airstrip available for a few small planes to land.

1  Thank twaauldgoats
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Booked a great experience flying over mull from the private airfield for a special celebration. Good wine and beer whilst waiting. Relaxed and welcoming.

1  Thank JobiFA
Reviewed 2 December 2017

We were returning to our B&B near Salen after spending the day on Iona. Because it was late on a Sunday afternoon, most stores and restaurants were closed---including the main restaurant at Glenforsa Hotel. We became concerned that we wouldn't be able to find a...More

1  Thank lewis314
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Just down the roiad from where we stayed in Salen. We ate here on our first and third nights and on each occasion the bar meals were excellent value for money. Would definitely recommend if you are staying nearby and don't want to drive into...More

1  Thank Fred B
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

A fascinating place, aviation-oriented, the owners are pilots. The curious thing is that food is actually delicious, and if you add the owners are charming, that's enough to recommend it warmly.

1  Thank RomaMurena
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

On our first full day on the island, a beautiful Sunday, we popped in to the hotel for a coffee but were tempted by the lunch. Seated outside, we were surprised to be treated to the sight of various small aircraft taking off and landing,...More

1  Thank LollyYork
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We chose the Glenforsa hotel reataurant as it was recommended. We ordered a variety of main courses in the bar which arrived less than 10 minutes after ordering. The portions were all children sized compared to everything else we ate on the island of Mull...More

2  Thank James C
Glenforsa, Owner at Glenforsa Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2017

We are sorry that you did not enjoy your bar meal at the Glenforsa, all of our dishes are prepared from fresh locally sourced ingredients including fish caught daily from our own boat and produce from our poly tunnel. Our burgers are made daily by...More

Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

I only came here for the restaurant but, despite the slightly unprepossessing exterior, this was a cosy and friendly hotel. A lovely bar/restaurant with fantastic views served proper fresh coffee and delicious classic pub food. I only wished we'd been staying longer - next time...More

Thank Jake B
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Great food particularly seafood. Great service - extremely pleasant. Great views good value, thank you.

1  Thank Naomiemb3
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Aileen S
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Response from Sue M | Reviewed this property |
I can't answer this either however they do own there own dog at the hotel, just give Alison at the hotel a ring.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Scottish, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 09:00
12:00 - 15:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Glenforsa Hotel, Salen PA72 6JW, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  The Hebrides  >  Isle of Mull  >  Salen
  • Phone Number: +44 1680 300377
At the Glenforsa the attitude to food is one of simplicity. Good food, cooked well and presented in comfortable surroundings - not forgetting quality wines!The food is mainly seasonal and the Glenforsa try to utilise the best that Scotland has to offer, whether it be Venison from Mull or Scallops from Tobermory, aiming to give customers an authentic taste of good, local food.
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