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The Strone Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Shore Road, Strone PA23 8TA, Scotland
+44 1369 840243
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“smoked trout” (2 reviews)
“steak pie” (5 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Shore Road, Strone PA23 8TA, Scotland
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Came here tonight as i was dissapointed with The Ardintinny so thought i would give this a go. Thank you so much Linda. Your steak pie did not dissapoint it was 1st class as was the chocolate cake. Pity i need to go home tomorrow...More

Thank cath c
Reviewed 13 September 2017

The Strone Inn is an unpretentious hostelry. It is a genuine friendly local inn which takes pride is providing a good service to its customers whether they be locals or visitors. It provides good value wholesome food Thursday to Sunday and I have always found...More

Thank Alan R
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Have eaten at this restaurant quite a few times during the last two months and have thoroughly enjoyed our meals there. The steak pie is delicious, steak with sauce, the best my husband has tasted in a long time and homemade ice cream and poached...More

Thank 806morag
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Cozy little pub nestled on the shores of Holy Loch with friendly staff that will make you feel like a local. We came for dinner and will be going back- loved everything, the sichaun prawns were juicy and perfectly cooked, and the curry chicken was...More

Thank Joel B
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

A great local pub with a cracking atmosphere and a view to match. Friendly staff and locals and well cooked and sourced food and a good price ..

1  Thank Montyf1
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed in self catering accommodation about a mile and a half away from The Strone Inn. We had done our research beforehand and had booked a table for our first evening - if we had not checked it out before coming, we could easily...More

Thank Alistair P
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Staff extremely friendly and welcoming. Food very good value and reasonable variety bearing in mind only one person cooking/one person serving food and bar they remained very cheerful. Excellent range of drinks. Food only served on certain days and limited time but probably works for...More

Thank maroons
Steviem71, Owner at The Strone Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Thanks for your review and your understanding of the limitations of our small pub. We've had the pub for nearly 3 years now and we've found the sweet spot for how many dishes we can do using fresh ingredients and cooked to order. Although that...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We were staying in a house down the road for a week so decided to use this sometimes as our local at night what a lovely friendly place this pub is right by the loch and the food was excellent and lots of it does...More

Thank cazzy1313
Steviem71, Owner at The Strone Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thanks for your lovely review and photos. We're glad you enjoyed The Strone Just to clarify for anyone reading the review the pub is closed on Mondays and we don't serve food on Tuesdays or Wednesdays Stephen

Reviewed 11 June 2017

We popped in for a pint after a long dog walk (we were staying in the next village over bank holiday weekend) They were more than accommodating allowing us to take the dogs in. My fiancee and I both immediately warmed to the place and...More

2  Thank Rogie78
Reviewed 8 June 2017

It's a French themed menu at the Strone Inn this week (8,9,10 & 11 June). Our party of four dined this evening and thoroughly enjoyed every aspect of the meal - Escargots, coq au vin, steak tartare amongst many other culinary French delights. Quality produce,...More

Thank Louise A
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Questions & Answers
31 May 2017|
Response from Steviem71 | Property representative |
Hi We do food on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings. It's advisable to book on 01369 840243 Thanks
7 March 2017|
Response from Steviem71 | Property representative |
Hi Well behaved dogs on a lead are welcome in the bar area Stephen
1 February 2017|
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Response from strone i |
The pub only has 16 covers and even with two sittings we are full every Saturday night so booking would be essential
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 19:00
16:00 - 19:00
16:00 - 19:00
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shore Road, Strone PA23 8TA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Cowal Peninsula  >  Strone
  • Phone Number: +44 1369 840243
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