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Scalloway Hotel Restaurant

€€ - €€€Seafood, ,
Main Street, Scalloway ZE1 0TR, Scotland
+44 1595 880444
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Seafood, Contemporary, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Main Street, Scalloway ZE1 0TR, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 316 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We tried it our frist night and liked it so much we came back a second time. The menu and specials were great and the whisky selection was excellent

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great restaurant. Staff are lovely - friendly and knowledgeable about their food/menu. Food very good

Thank Rumproof100
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to Scalloway during my visit to Shetland. It was my first visit so I didn’t know the place and chose to stay in Lerwick. I had lunch at the restaurant before visiting the castle and the museum and the food was really excellent....More

Thank Philipets
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While at "A Taste of Shetland" one of the exhibitors recommended the Scalloway Hotel for lunch as we were visiting the area the following day. I chose the pie, nice soft meat, rich unctuous gravy, crisp pastry lid, fresh vegetables on the side. The chips...More

Thank Surveyor47
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First top marks for serving the complete restaurant menu in the bar as the restaurant was full. Service was excellent and although leisurely, because of aforementioned full restaurant, not a problem when you are warned in advance. Which I was. I stuck to the wonderful...More

Thank Stuart M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Caroline and Peter are always friendly and welcoming which makes it a pleasure to visit. The service is great and the food is excellent whether it be served in the bar area or a meal in the lovely restaurant.

Thank rubygodden
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate at the place two consecutive nights, first night in the restaurant, second night in the pub. The place was really hopping both nights, so there was a bit waiting, but well worth it. First night we had the crab cake, the monkfish and...More

Thank KOE211
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived on a Sunday lunchtime without a reservation. Really warm welcome. Good choice of dishes, both traditional Sunday Lunch and snacks. Excellent food. Really helpful staff. Good value for money

Thank Sheila R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Six years ago I wrote a rather critical review of the Hotel Restaurant. This year we went back - I am so pleased that we did. The Restaurant menu was interesting - even exciting. The Dining Room was elegant as were the the tables settins....More

Thank margaret148
Caroline M, Owner at Scalloway Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We really appreciate that you gave us a second chance, and are delighted that you enjoyed your return visit.

Reviewed 9 September 2017

We unfortunately were next to a very noisy table but the food quality and service were excellent. We had scallops, crab and lamb with interesting sea vegetables and all were good. Shared a lemon tart.

Thank Sally E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Contemporary, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Scalloway ZE1 0TR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Shetland Islands  >  Mainland  >  Scalloway
  • Phone Number: +44 1595 880444
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  • This restaurant is at Scalloway Hotel
Two AA rosette restaurant showcasing local produce, particularly lamb, fish and shellfish
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