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The Culbokie Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Culbokie, Dingwall IV7 8JH, Scotland
+44 1349 877280
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, European, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Culbokie, Dingwall IV7 8JH, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Disappointing meal. Looked like meat from the Deli counter. Table not set properly - no table cloth, table mats or side plates! Sorry, but I expect this when eating out. Especially at Christmas.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank NormaMoydene
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

A saturday night and we thought we'd try the Culbokie Inn. The service was good but the surroundings a bit stark and Spartan. Two of us had haddock and chips and the third scampi and chips. All a bit bland and tasteless with a rather...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank dnmac1955
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Very pleasant staff in a typical rural pub. It has a small menu with a few beers and drinks but seems to be popular with locals. There is little competition nearby and will provide an adequite meal with pleasant staff in reasonable surroundings

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank mikeandros
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Called here on spec for a Sunday lunch. Saw the roast beef on another table and thought it looked good. It was! The beef was cut thinly and perfectly cooked so that it melted in the mouth. The gravy was really tasty, the Yorkshire pudding...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Sanz1820
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Visited tonight and asked for Vegan options. These were written on a piece of paper and read out by the owner but when I politely requested for it to be left with me to choose at my leisure she seemed to take offence to this....More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank ksph12
Reviewed 15 July 2018

We were staying in Dingwell, called in here on a sunday night, good food and service.Lots of customers in and out, visitors and locals, which is good to see.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank tasdebbie
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Have visited a few times as a family and as a couple in the evening. Staff are very attentive, welcoming and friendly. Pleasant surroundings. Food very good and chef caters for Vegans easily, offering a good imaginative choice - which was delicious. Good value for...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank blackisler2
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

For such a small Inn it was a very nice meal with great variety. The staff were very friendly and great service.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank robynpoolman
Reviewed 6 June 2018

I visited last year after the buzz of the tourist season with my daughter and her partner. We went for the Sunday roast and it was like the cold roast beef you would buy from a supermarket. Thinly sliced, cold with a bistro gravy on...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank moragmunro13
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

We were looking for somewhere to stop for an evening meal and saw this pub in the passing. When we arrived it was empty but very quickly filled up with locals - a good sign. The food was good pub grub without being exceptional but...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Andrew K
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6 May 2018|
Response from moragmunro13 | Reviewed this property |
it was actually me trying to get that review taken off, because after that visit we went in and got the thinest roast beef you could ever slice which was served up as Sunday Roast. In my opinion it was processed roast beef... More
10 October 2017|
Response from Nancy M | Reviewed this property |
You will get an idea of the menu on the Culbokie Inn website but they also always have a specials board normally with 2 soups and several mains and desserts. It's well worth a visit.
23 November 2015|
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Response from BerryBaker25 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure. I could see it being allowed in the bar, but best to call. They're very friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Culbokie, Dingwall IV7 8JH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Ross and Cromarty  >  Dingwall
  • Phone Number: +44 1349 877280
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