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The Pheasant

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
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About
Finalist for Dumfries and Galloway Life Restaurant of the Year 2016 The Pheasant has something special to offer. The Pheasant is situated in the small village of Sorbie and offers a unique dining experience in the heart of Galloway. Andrea Cuomo, chef and owner born and bred in Naples, cooking reflects his upbringing submerged in the rich food culture of Italy. The menu is a combination of authentic Italian dishes inspired by his home kitchen in Naples as well as innovative recipes featuring an interesting twist. Customers can relax in the eclectic lounge with log fire, enjoy a casual lunch or pre-dinner drink before going to the table in the modern rustic styled dining room with bespoke lighting,
PRICE RANGE
US$12 - US$32
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked in for meal on New Year's Eve as had heard good reports Very limited menu 4starters,4 mains I had the swordfish which was nice but with balsamic glaze over it spoilt the taste of this delicate meat, my other half had dates stuffed with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ian R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

what a delight. excellent food. charming service . Wonderful fusion of traditional flavours and modern ideas . Welcoming hosts , pleasant decor and lovely table ware . Our superb meal provided some lovely surprises and satisfied our hunger . I am looking forward to my...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sara B
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

We visited The Pheasant tonight on the last night of our holiday and it was amazing. We wanted to book a table after reading the great reviews and looking at their very well presented and professional website, so I emailed to enquire a couple of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank matthewwP2447SO
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Outstanding restaurant find near Wigtown, Dumfries ands Galloway. The service and food were excellent without fault. The atmosphere in this small and cosy restaurant is superb, the owners Andrea and Morag could not be more hospitable. The food and wine choice is excellent made by...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Donald D
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Popped in for Sunday lunch, most acceptable, great service, the food was delicious, couldn't fault it.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank David H
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We chose to reserve a table for an anniversary. When we arrived early we were welcomed and taken to sit and select our meals. There was a reasonable choice and we both were able to find a suitable selection. After being shown to a table...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ac840
Reviewed 30 September 2018

A genuine Italian experience in the heart of the Machers.Attentive service very good food and a nice feel to the restaurant.Reasonable priced give the quality of the food

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank francis d
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Just returned from a meal at the Pheasant. Tagliolini starter for my wife, salmone frutti della passione for myself. Both had beautiful flavours. We both had braciola neopolitana as main which was fantastic, then my wife for dessert had apple crumble with pecan nuts and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 66KenR
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

We visited on a wild evening in September. It wasn’t busy, but we were made to feel welcome at all times. We both had a starter and a main, and all were lovely, with nice wine too. We were tempted by the pudding menu, but...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank RJL1504
Reviewed 18 September 2018

We were self catering nearby and fancied a take-away so we ordered pizza and drove to collect at a pre-arranged time. They were ready and boxed for us, still nice and hot. Very freshly made and with the right toppings (the chef owner said we...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ena-Bill
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JCH124
15 March 2016|
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Response from ThePheasantSorbie | Property representative |
In the restaurant I'm afraid there is no dogs allowed, however we have outdoor seating on the roadside and garden side so when the weather is suitable dog owners use these areas to dine.
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