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Lochcarron Bistro

Main Street, Lochcarron IV54 8YB, Scotland
+44 1520 722799
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  • Very good18%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“mussels” (22 reviews)
“seafood” (20 reviews)
“steak” (14 reviews)
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Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Main Street, Lochcarron IV54 8YB, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This venue was recommended to us, by some other friends.. What a fantastic; relaxed Bistro. Great assorted menu Great attentive and knowledgeable staff Highly recommended to anyone who loves hearty portioned fresh seafood or fresh meat.. A real ‘must do’ if you live in the...More

1  Thank paulwoolaway
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were in Lochcarron saw the bistro was open that night so tried for a table for two - success and a very good decision. Everything was delicious. We both enjoyed the haggis and black pudding fritter - unusual but very tasty....More

1  Thank smudge0806
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate hear on the final night of a 4 night stay in this glorious part of the UK. The menu is split equally between seafood and meat with a small vegetarian choice, but as I'm about as far away from a vegetarian as is possible...More

3  Thank Simon B
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

We have been in this restaurant about 10 months ago before our recent visit and we where not disappointed it was fantastic before and just as good now The starters and especially the main course of white fish scallops mussels smoked fish hot and cold...More

2  Thank Maclean290
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

An unremarkable place but where you eat very well. The beef is very tasty, well cooked and you have plenty of choices between sea food and meat. Service is pretty quick and it's a good value for money.

Thank Ca_et_Da
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

I had been to the Bistro previously but this time I was organising a group of TVR owners on the North Coast 500 and got in touch with the Bistro to see if he could accommodate 14 of us including 3 vegans for dinner. Stephen...More

2  Thank Michael2824
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Generous tasty meals. Relatively small menu which always bodes well as doing a few things well always good. Starters of seafood chowder and smoked salmon were great. Main courses of burger and venison went down a treat. Chips really chunky and crisp. Very friendly staff....More

3  Thank iainmcleod
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

A friendly welcome and great food to boot. Really enjoyed the smoked haddock and everyone in our group couldn’t have been happier with there options also.

2  Thank rudyfizz
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Fab meal, couldn’t fault it. Good craic with the waiting staff, will def return. Seems to be a favourite with the villagers, so not over priced

3  Thank Karen S
Reviewed 27 April 2018

A chef who knows his flavours...excellent menu choices served with good wines all in a warm friendly atmosphere. Suggest you make a reservation as this is a deservedly popular restaurant.

2  Thank michael_radyr
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15 April 2016|
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Response from Fiona S | Reviewed this property |
the establishment with the black Labradors is Lochcarron Hotel which is lovely and also serves food. the Bistro is not an appropriate setting for a dog. We have one and he stopped in the car whilst we ate.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$53
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Lochcarron IV54 8YB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Ross and Cromarty  >  Lochcarron
  • Phone Number: +44 1520 722799
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