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The Clansman Restaurant

11 The Square | Portwilliam Wigtownshire, Port William DG8 9SE, Scotland
+44 1988 700344
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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11 The Square | Portwilliam Wigtownshire, Port William DG8 9SE, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an excellent meal in the Clansman. The staff were so friendly and the atmosphere calm with very soft music in the background. We had hoped to have the Early Evening menu but had not booked so had to come back when the A...More

1  Thank Muglas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant as we were staying locally and it was recommended to us. We availed of the early bird menu. Great selection, great value. Highly recommend, very extensive a la carte menu also.

1  Thank cfc1008
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for dinner with a fairly large party while on holiday in the area. Everyone enjoyed their meal, vegetarian options were particularly tasty (very good veg lasagne, not an easy thing to make) and desserts were very good and beautifully presented. I would definitely...More

1  Thank CattOfTheGarage
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Came by for dinner. Pleasant and efficient service. The early dinner offer (between 1730 and 1900) is particularly good value with three courses for around £14. The food won't win Michelin stars but for the price it is an excellent deal.

1  Thank Abertawe26
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Ate twice here whilst away for a week. Both times consistently good. Unpretentious good quality home cooked food of a really good standard. Highly recommended. Very good value too. Friendly staff. We will definitely be back x

1  Thank Julesandphil
Reviewed 3 October 2018

... to visit the Clansman. They even carry on regardless through a power cut! We were on holiday in the region and ate at the Clansman on several occasions. There was a power cut one evening but they lit the candles on the tables and...More

1  Thank themixDurkar
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

We have been here a few times and always have an outstanding meal amazing service nothing is ever any trouble , we would highly recommend this lovely homely little restaurant

1  Thank Lillian C
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

We came for a special dinner on the last day of our holiday to Isle of Whithorn. What a great idea! We had the early menu available from 5:30-7:00. Starters included pate, king prawn in sweet chilli sauce, melon with mango sorbet and prawn cocktail....More

1  Thank minnie016
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We called here for Sunday lunch, lovely friendly welcome, excellent service and outstanding food, we really enjoyed everything but have to say sticky toffee pudding was amazing.

1  Thank Tracey B
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

We visited the Clansman last night with our 7yr old son for an early dinner. We were given a friendly welcome & service was good throughout the meal. Food was excellent and they were also happy to make a smaller version of a starter for...More

1  Thank M943FVlisah
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Questions & Answers
30 November 2016|
Response from Adele W | Property representative |
Hi there, no I'm sorry we're closed Christmas and boxing day. Open Tuesday 27th at 5.30pm as usual.
4 September 2015|
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Response from Adele W | Property representative |
Hi very sorry we are closed 1st, 2nd and 3rd. We are open the 31st though. Thank you, Adele Wilson, The Clansman.
15 April 2015|
Response from Adele W | Property representative |
Hi Debbie, I'm very sorry we don't allow dogs in the restaurant. We do however have a gated patio area to the side of the lounge restaurant that you could possibly leave dogs while dining in there. Thank you. Adele Wilson... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 The Square | Portwilliam Wigtownshire, Port William DG8 9SE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Port William
  • Phone Number: +44 1988 700344
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