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The Shore Inn

49 Church Street | Portsoy, Banff AB45 2QR, Scotland
+44 1261 842831
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“great pub” (3 reviews)
“local pub” (3 reviews)
“sit outside” (3 reviews)
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49 Church Street | Portsoy, Banff AB45 2QR, Scotland
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

Nice little pub, friendly staff and people friendly. A nice log fire was burning away which was great as it was wet and windy outside.

Thank Jo M
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Dropped by for a quick couple, barmaid and locals were friendly. Just the one ale, Windswept APA was on, am usually wary of this as it suggests not enough throughput but my fears were allayed as it was in top condition. Lovely fire which pleased...More

Thank GrumpyBadger62
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Been very many times it's a great atmosphere place in a great location on the harbour, good choice beers and lagers plus everything else, friendly staff and customers, sad.y the restaurant closed but still well worth a visit

Thank Alan D
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Great place on nice day to sit outside and watch the world go by! Busy pub, snacks and good available most of the time, delicious grub. Nice staff, dog friendly too.

1  Thank Rosemary G
Reviewed 29 August 2017

we enjoyed a pint sitting outside by the old harbour, really great location and a well needed drink!

Thank Rory561
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Cracking wee friendly pub by the old harbour. Friendly staff and a small beer garden Dog friendly and good place to meet the locals

Thank NigelSH
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Had a birthday party in here at the weekend. Decent prices for drinks overall. Had a live singer performing - was decent! Had a great night out!

Thank Woodyratm
Reviewed 12 May 2017

While staying in Portsoy we went down and had a "few" pints at the local pub. Great time, very friendly folks and warm as you would ever want by the fire they had going! If you are looking for a traditional Scottish Pub you have...More

Thank athowatt
Reviewed 17 April 2017

In Portsoy for 1 night, this pub was sooo welcoming, bar maid was excellent and made us feel really welcome, locals easily included us in their conversations, which is not always the case in small towns. Busy,cosy atmosphere with log stove, tv and music. definitely...More

Thank tokyScotland
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The Shore Inn is a pub with a lot of character. Friendly bar staff and log burning stove. They are no longer serving food but you can order it in. Right on the harbour with craft beer what more could you want.

Thank Justin L
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  • Address: 49 Church Street | Portsoy, Banff AB45 2QR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +44 1261 842831
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