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The Pier

Lochside | Lairg, Lairg IV27 4EG, Scotland
+44 1549 402971
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (97 reviews)
“cakes” (56 reviews)
“toasties” (17 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 16:00All hours
CUISINES
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Lochside | Lairg, Lairg IV27 4EG, Scotland
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61 - 70 of 403 reviews

Reviewed 12 October 2016

What a cracking place to eat. Views towards the loch and being a lovely sunny day the view was great. Lunchtime so place was quite busy but hardly anytime at all to wait for my order. Sandwich with salad was lovely. Staff all very nice...More

Thank Eileen M
Jupiterjam, Owner at The Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2016

Hello Eileen M, Many thanks for your super review of The Pier- we are delighted with your comments about your lunch and experience with us and hope to see you again in the near future. Kind regards, Catriona

Reviewed 12 October 2016

Wonderful location, amazing food and service. Top notch all round. Well done to you and your great staff. Keep it up.

Thank Russ C
Jupiterjam, Owner at The Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2016

Hello Russ C, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a fantastic review of The Pier- we really appreciate it. We are delighted with your kind comments and hope to welcome you back again in the near future. Kind regards, Catriona

Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

happened across this gem on the waterside Saturday afternoon. so impressed that when we found ourselves nearby on Sunday at the same time we felt we should visit again. great selection of home made cakes

Thank Peter T
Jupiterjam, Owner at The Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2016

Hello Peter T, Thank you so much for writing such a fab review of The Pier. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your tea and cakes and hope to welcome you back again in the near future. Kind regards, Catriona

Reviewed 9 October 2016

Set at the side of a loch gives lovely views from inside and out.The service was efficient considering how busy they were.Brilliant cakes and very good food but a little expensive.Worth it though and good value which is not always the case elsewhere.

Thank sweetcountrybumpkin1
Jupiterjam, Owner at The Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2016

Hello there! Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a fantastic review of The Pier. We are delighted that you enjoyed your cakes. We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Catriona

Reviewed 7 October 2016

Warm and attentive staff, always with a smile and forthcoming. The food delicious, well presented and a reasonably priced menu. Well Recommended and advise to prebook as can get very busy...

Thank AmigoAnton
Jupiterjam, Owner at The Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2016

Hello! Thank you so much for your super review of The Pier- we really appreciate it. Hope to see you again soon. Best regards, Catriona

Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Been recommended to come here by colleagues and so glad we did. My dad had the fish salad which was amazing and I had the fish and chips. The food was absolutely gorgeous and very reasonably priced. The staff were very friendly and helpful also...More

Thank clairebbz91
Jupiterjam, Owner at The Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2016

Hello there! Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a fantastic review of The Pier. We are delighted that you and your Dad enjoyed your meal with us and the photos are fab! We hope you'll pop in again soon. Kind...More

Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Wow, I did not expect this quality of food in a small town in Northern Scotland, but this honestly was one of the best meals I have eaten for years. The Pier is a family run restaurant in converted boathouse with a bright, contemporary interior....More

Thank Bunnylover2013
Jupiterjam, Owner at The Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2016

Hello there bunnylover2013, Thank you so much for your super review of The Pier- we really appreciate it. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your evening meal with us. We hope you'll drop by the next time you are cycling the NC500 route. Kind...More

Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We visited The Pier 3 times over the bank holiday weekend as the food, service and overall experience was excellent. The food is great quality. We ordered the cod and lamb which we couldn't fault. Kids loved the paninis and burgers. The service was excellent...More

Thank evelyn t
Jupiterjam, Owner at The Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2016

Hi there Evelyn T, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a fantastic review of The Pier- we are delighted with your comments about your meal with us. I will pass these comments on to the rest of the team. We...More

Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Wow, top food and an eclectic menu and flavours. Starters all amazing ( would say eating your delicious prawns to start out a cocktail glass if difficult I would suggest something easier to eat out of, it does look amazing tho) Steak cooked perfectly. Serving...More

Thank Mark S
Jupiterjam, Owner at The Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2016

Hello Mark S, Thank you for your super review of The Pier. We are so delighted with your comments and will take on board your comment about the prawns in martini glasses. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future. Kind...More

Reviewed 25 September 2016

You are made to feel very welcome here by all the staff. We also had dinner on Friday night, very nice indeed. Highly recommended

Thank Arnoud R
Jupiterjam, Owner at The Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2016

Hello there, Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a fantastic review. Delighted to hear you enjoyed your evening meal with us and we look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future. Kind regards, Catriona

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 18:00
Monday
10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 16:00
Thursday
10:00 - 16:00
Friday
10:00 - 16:00
17:30 - 21:00
Saturday
10:00 - 16:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lochside | Lairg, Lairg IV27 4EG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Caithness and Sutherland  >  Lairg
  • Phone Number: +44 1549 402971
  • E-mail
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