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The Glencairn Lounge

€€ - €€€, European, British
15-19 Bridge Street, Dumbarton, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G82 1NY, Scotland
+44 1389 732816
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak pie” (27 reviews)
“enchiladas” (15 reviews)
“mussels” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 19:30All hours
Bar, European, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
15-19 Bridge Street, Dumbarton, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G82 1NY, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 284 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Had a lovely meal. On the few occasions we've eaten there. Everything was served hot and tasted very good.

Thank margaretbZ3714GV
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Best book a table as this wee place is amazing and in high demand the food is outstanding very reasonable and great size portions. A must visit you won't be disappointed.

Thank Elaine T
Reviewed 3 days ago

The food is to die for!Massive portions and great quaity - not sure where people are getting bad reviews from, but the food here is ALWAYS perfect, I always get the steak pie, and it is consistantly the best steak pie ive ever had. While...More

Thank Molly B
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great atmoshphere with lovely welcoming staff. If you want to eat, especially on quiz night evenings, make sure to book

Thank kingmaker1453
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. Staff are fabulous. Always love having lunch here. It gets really mobbed during lunch hours and sometimes hard to get a table.

Thank Elisha C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

3rd time eating here. Love to call in when visiting family in Helensburgh (they have a season ticket for the place!) Looks like the kind of place Rab C Nesbitt would use from the outside but do not judge a book by its cover. Proper...More

Thank BaldyTommo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We both Had a lovely meal only thing I can say that the puddings were very small which is unusual for them

Thank Elaine W
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Excellent food, fantastic staff, a ' must visit ' .best cooked rib eye steak I've had. Great choice of dishes

Thank Karen O
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Big portions, average prices. Been numerous times & some things are lovely off the menu n others not so good. Nothing is made fresh on site unless it's out the deep fat fryer but you certainly won't leave hungry.

Thank Louise M
Reviewed 11 August 2017

From the outside this looks like an old man's pub but don't be fooled, the food is good, old-fashioned pub grub. Healthy portions and a great choice enough to satisfy the biggest appetite.

Thank Fiona F
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janet b
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 - 19:30
12:00 - 19:30
12:00 - 19:30
12:00 - 19:30
12:00 - 19:30
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15-19 Bridge Street, Dumbarton, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G82 1NY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park  >  West Dunbartonshire  >  Dumbarton
  • Phone Number: +44 1389 732816
A family run business based in the historical town of Dumbarton providing a variety of main meals, snacks and beverages and a variety of daily specials with prices to suit everyone.
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