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The Clansman Restaurant

11 The Square | Portwilliam Wigtownshire, Port William DG8 9SE, Scotland
+44 1988 700344
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribeye steak” (3 reviews)
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British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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11 The Square | Portwilliam Wigtownshire, Port William DG8 9SE, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staying locally we visit this place every year and enjoy the food and beer. This year we took advantage of the “early bird “ menu on the Thurs/Fri as it offers great value and choice of dishes.Something for everyone! Stand out dishes were of course...More

1  Thank CRTsTravels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to this restaurant on recommendation. The menu said all food sourced locally where possible. The steak pie was home made and delicious but the chips and peas accompanying were frozen probably sourced from the Spar next door (very local). Expensive for frozen instant food....More

1  Thank tris m
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Had some beautiful mussels and a gorgeous lasagne from here. Very reasonably priced food for exceptional quality. I have been to restaurants nowhere near as good and paid far more. The place was rammed on a Wednesday night which says it all really. You always...More

1  Thank NManchester87
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

With great food great staff what more could you ask for as the menu is great, has alot to choose from I would come back anytime 😀🍝🍻

1  Thank traveling_kangaroo
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had our wedding day meal here and we had a fantastic time. Both of us found the food to be absolutely amazing. The staff were very friendly and professional. Thank you all for making our lovely day even more special.

1  Thank Rick B
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Excellent food, spotlessly clean surroundings and friendly staff. Congratulations to the team and keep up the good work. Good mixture of traditional and more modern dishes with a twist, portions spot on and can recommend the taster desert and the haggis taties and neeps stack...More

1  Thank Neil C
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Excellent fresh local produce,attractive presentation and super service. Good decor. Lovely setting near the sea is a bonus. Comforting and welcoming

1  Thank morag241
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Booked in as a large party, food was good. I personally prefer hand cut chips. Reasonably priced and nothing too much trouble.

1  Thank Fiona H
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

After honeymooning in Port William came across this restaurant and found it absolutely first class. It was that good we ate there four nights in a row. The food was delicious with a good varied menu with polite attentive staff. We won't hesitate to eat...More

1  Thank Grahamd D
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Need to book, especially on a sunday, but worth it. Ribeye steak was cooked just as I liked it! Staff friendly and helpful.

1  Thank 141hilary
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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, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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