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The Strone Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Shore Road, Strone PA23 8TA, Scotland
+44 1369 840243
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“smoked trout” (2 reviews)
“steak pie” (5 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 21:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Shore Road, Strone PA23 8TA, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have been to this inn many times and are always happy we made the trip. The menu is not large, but there's always something to suit everyone's taste....and very tasty it all is! They serve good, solid home-cooked pub food (fantastic steak and ale...More

Thank IthakaOnMyMind
strone i, Owner at The Strone Inn, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Nothing else I can add! Thanks for the review The Strone Inn Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely COMMUNITY pub that needs Your support, so if you are passing through please call in and have a drink/meal, these pubs can not survive without your help... The owners do not take any money from the pub in fact they put in more from...More

Thank tigerlou2015
strone i, Owner at The Strone Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind words. The Pub is a labour of love for us and it means a lot when people like yourself take the time to show their appreciation

Reviewed 3 June 2018

Lovely pub with friendly service, great view and great food. Please call ahead to make sure that the kitchen is open for the food.More

Thank janebather
strone i, Owner at The Strone Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Thanks for your review For anyone reading this the kitchen is open Thursday & Friday evenings 5-7.30pm, Saturday 12-3 and 5-7.30pm Sundays from 1pm til 5pm serving roast lunches. As we are a very small venue it's always worth calling ahead to book a table...More

Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Great lochside location. Food excellent and great value. Lovely ambience to the inside and superb views on the outside.

Thank Irene M
strone i, Owner at The Strone Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Thank you very much...we aim to please and the recent goid weather has certainly helped!

Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Me and my partner went for a drink with our dog ( Donnie) . Everyone made us feel very welcome . We had just missed the food . But enjoyed a good chat with locals and a drink . Really lovely pub . Made our...More

Thank dougiee_13
strone i, Owner at The Strone Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2018

Thanks for your lovely review. The locals will be delighted they get a mention as most people write about Linda’s great food which you sadly missed. Next time perhaps!

Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Called in for a drink on our holiday. Tried a pint of Highlander which was flat and didn't taste right. Went to change it for something else and was told I'd have to pay as that's how the Highlander was! Don't think the company that...More

2  Thank Brian B
strone i, Owner at The Strone Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Hi Brian I’m sorry to hear you didn’t enjoy your pint of Highlander tonight. We’ve been serving Fyne Ales for over 3years now and their Highlander is one of our most popular real ales. Our real ales are served from a different tap to the...More

Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Had a delicious Sunday lunch and visited for drinks. Staff and the locals make you feel so welcome. Lovely local pub.

2  Thank Gloria1962
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent lunch, overworked staff who remained friendly and helpful. Fab Sunday lunch type food. Go there and take anyone including mum on mothering Sunday.

Thank McCrustie2
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
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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|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
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, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:30 - 20:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
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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