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The Kingarth Hotel

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Exeter, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

After visiting Rothesay and concluding we didn't see anywhere pub wise that looked appealing we got in the car and stumbled across the Kingarth. The girl behind the bar was very welcoming and couldn't have been more helpful. Me and my wife both had bar meals, they where excellent quality and good value for money. I would definitely recommend this...

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Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Lovely setting. Very accommodating and friendly staff, only let down by high prices and average food at best. It tries hard, but is let down on a few points. Firstly, PLEASE get rid of those damn redcurrants that are served with everything!!! Really, it got quite irritating when they appeared on everything from pork medallions to the cheeseboard! The local...

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2Thank Stu M
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Excellent lunch. Fabulous food and service with a very welcoming atmosphere. A great menu including the 'specials of the day'. The outside looks good and the inside is nicer still, great ambience and comfortable. Well worth a visit, don't drive by!

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Thank Aitch222
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Oicked up by the Hotel minibus for an evening at the restaurant Great selection of food large portions well prepared and cooked Highly recomended The local beef is delicious Friendly staff and fast service

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

We called in on Saturday afternoon the place we busy and they managed to find us a table. The menu is good and the food was first class. It's a couple of years since I last was there. It's good to see the food and service is excellent.

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Swinton
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We ate here several times while staying in Rothesay last month. The selection of food is superb as is the quality and taste. Can highly recommend the sharing desserts too. Great selection of beers and huge variety of whiskies too. A gem of a place. There's a beach just a short distance which is great for the dog/kids. Hotel is...

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Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Popped into Kingarth Hotel with my husband & young daughter. Upon arrival we were greeted by a member of the Kingarth team. The colleague was very welcoming, and guided us to an available table. The menu was extensive & having the 'specials' board offered other options. My hubby & I decided to order 2 courses (starters & main)...we were not...

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1Thank Debbie G
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely family meal here. The staff where so friendly and the portions were huge and the price was fantastic. Definitely be going back. My daughter loves the big rabbits outside and the pool table.

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1Thank julieanne r
Glasgow
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

A lovely oldcfadjioned hotel with a great menu and relaxed atmosphere. My parents live on Bute so we visit regularly and have never been disappointed with the food or service. They also do gift vouchers which is handy.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

We had dinner at the hotel and we both went for the specials. I had the local lamb which was the best lamb I've tasted and my wife had the tuna and swordfish stack which was apparently lovely too. Desert was the sharing platter and it was top notch. One of the best meals we've had out and we go...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Kingarth Hotel

Address: Kingarth T-Junction, Kilchattan Bay PA20 9LU, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Isle of Bute > Kilchattan Bay
Number of rooms: 3
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Visitor to restaurant only”
 of 5 bubbles P290HCjohnw, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Only 3 bedrooms at the moment but more accommodation in the making”
 of 5 bubbles rodharrison13, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Try it out, if in the area.”
 of 5 bubbles kevinr652, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Always a good choice of fresh food on the menu.”
 of 5 bubbles StuartA192, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
“As I live here, I have never stayed in the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles Ascog, 5 Jun 2015 | Read review
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