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Argyll Hotel

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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
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18 Argyle Street, Ullapool IV26 2UB, Scotland
+44 1854 612422
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Kingussie, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Just a a drink here. Barmen friendly, it was very quiet, but a Sunday night at the end of school holidays, so probably quiet everywhere. We didn't mind, was nice and relaxing. Toilets could do with a makeover, very dated, as was the bar furniture.

Thank kiwiscot2013
Level Contributor
17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Rooms were not sound proof, felt the walls were nothing more than plywood. we could hear people talking from next room, the floor boards creaking really loudly upstairs. Room was advertised w private bathroom but turns out not en suite, have to cross hallway to get there. No central hallway ,only one portable heater. Paid £105 for one night ,no... More 

Thank eunice l
Tiezzo, Italy
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed two nights in this hotel couple of days ago. The view from our room was amazing; it was confortable warm weather inside, nice bed; hotel very close to the ferry and bus station (5 mins by walk max). We tried food one night in the downstairs restaurant and was absolutely not too bad!! Staff very... More 

Thank Budoska
Guildford, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

My husband and I were excited to reach Ullapool on New Year's Day on our motorhome tour of Scotland. The town was very closed up - understandably - and only a few restaurants and pubs were open. We tried two but were turned away as one had run out of food and the other was running a gig that required... More 

Thank Vanessa W
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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39 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Such nice people ! Such nice hotel !! Such nice bar/restaurant !!! We arrived around 5 pm, already dark ( those who are traveling to Scotland at this time of the year- winter- will get used to that) and we were very well welcomed by such a nice women at the front desk.. I heard she is also the one... More 

Thank Carolita C
Alnwick, United Kingdom
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1,818 reviews
1,035 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 596 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

The Argyll Hotel has a cosy lounge bar,open to non residents. It was very quiet when we went for dinner but it was at the quietest time of year, in November. The dining area is warm and has a welcoming atmosphere. Service was prompt and friendly. We ordered vegetarian sausages and a vegetarian curry.The sausage meal was very good -... More 

Thank profjoypc
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113 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

This is a good place for a cosy drink but offering streetside tables outside if there is some sun. There is sometimes a quiz on Thursday nights and on some nights live music and it's a popular watering hole. Bar staff can be offhand as we popped in to reserve our table in the afternoon for a Thursday night as... More 

Thank Lisa C
Manchester, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

The Argyll is probably the coziest lounge bar in Ullapool. Quite old fashioned in its decor, but cozy nevertheless, a good place for an evening drink. The food is decent, and at a reasonable price as well.

Thank alexathodgeheg
Reading, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Only dropped into The Argyll for a pint of the local ale and thought the bar area was your typical quiet Scottish bar. Colourful locals who were up for a laugh and a chat, and despite the Barman's gruff exterior, he was polite and no request was too small. Nice place, great local feel. Didn't order any food, but menu... More 

Thank Phil G
Dundee, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We visited just for dinner one evening but found the lounge/dining area very pleasant. The adjoining bar is also very nice. We had fish & chips that were very nice. Will visit again next visit.

Thank David H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Argyle Street, Ullapool IV26 2UB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Ullapool
  • Phone Number: +44 1854 612422
The Argyll is a popular hotel with a restaurant and sociable bar. We offer a good quality, locally sourced menu of local Highland steaks, seafood, weekly specials and vegetarian options. The Argyll is a relaxed and friendly place with a well stocked bar, real ales and draught ciders, cocktail menu, good range of malt whisky and wines. We have a real log fire most of the year round and offer regular live music and entertainment.

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