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The Lairds Inn

Castle Cary Holiday Park, Creetown DG8 7DG, Scotland
+44 1671 820361
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible20%
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“holiday park” (10 reviews)
“new owners” (7 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Castle Cary Holiday Park, Creetown DG8 7DG, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had our lunch here on Sunday, the food was excellent and the staff very friendly. Would definitely eat here again.

Thank Kathleen M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed at this lovely caravan site at the weekend & went to the Lairds Inn for a meal. Heard it was under new ownership so wanted to give it a try. We weren't disappointed. Great pub grub and excellent service. I had macaroni cheese &...More

Thank morganAyrshire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a family meal out, staff friendly and accommodating. Food was good value and of good quality, steak pie, balmoral chicken and the combo starter all were great. A slight delay in meals being brought out together- a minor mix uo maybe but all...More

Thank Nadine M
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The Lairds Inn just been taken over by new management. It was very busy when we visited. Food was nice with fair sized portions. Fish and Chips good, fresh fish with crispy batter. Steak Pie had plenty of steak in it and a nice pie...More

Thank Gordon P
Laird's I, Manager at The Lairds Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write us a review, we can only apologise about the time you had to wait for your meals. We'r glad you can understand that it was a busy period for us and enjoyed the food. Great to hear you...More

Reviewed 3 April 2017

The Laird's reopened last Saturday the 2nd April.Happy to say that after the disasters of the last few years, especially last year, we now have a very promising team running the holiday park pub and restaurant. We went along to the opening night, a little...More

Thank benmogsy
Laird's I, Manager at The Lairds Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive feedback glad yous had a great time we look forward to many more visits in the future, Thanks The Lairds Inn

Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Lairds Inn Review The Lairds Inn is situated in a lovely spot, with the sea in the distance, and a charming ruin adjacent to the pub. It has so much potential and it saddens me to have to write a bad review, but I hope...More

4  Thank ValanSDM
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Absolutely terrible service and food. 5 Meals delivered to the table one at a time and the person that was served first had finished before the last one came out. Lasagne still frozen, Steak and Ale Pie had what looked like a stock cube mixed...More

3  Thank Roz P
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We checked this place out on line as we were staying in that area. It all looked very good so when we arrived at our accommodation, I rang and asked if we would need to book, it being Friday evening. We were asked for time...More

5  Thank ken592016
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

After deciding on the last night of our holidays to go out for a nice meal i happened across the Lairds Inn on trip advisor, read reviews and thought it looked like a lovely setting, i have never been so disappointed in my life and...More

4  Thank gw9uk
Berni M, Owner at The Lairds Inn, responded to this review

This review is a complete fabrication. The customer concerned arrived with his family and ordered drinks - there are printed menus on all the tables - I did not say that they were 'over on the side'. Starters were ordered, served and consumed without any...More

Reviewed 1 July 2016

The welcome was friendly,warm and genuine.The menu was varied and the food very good,reasonably priced,and served with pride.we went back the following night and were not disappointed.we would visit again.The Clark's.

Thank Fionaclark1092 C
Berni M, Owner at The Lairds Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Fiona for taking the time to write such a lovely review, we very much appreciate it! We look forward to welcoming you to the Inn the next time you are in the area.

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Hi all at the lairds and all the very best for the future. we have been coming up from Northampton now for over 10 years to creetown and it's nice to see the lairds once again doing well. Just like to say if you could open from 4pm I think we would have poped in more offten on our way back home to creetown of an evening. Also I would like to say how nice and friendly the people of the lairds and the locals we have been talking to over our time there. 🍻🍻all the best mick and cath
15 May 2017|
Response from Laird's I | Property representative |
Thank you, We are only opening from 5pm at the moment through the week just now as it's our quieter time. However we are open from 12 noon every weekend. We will be looking to open from mid day in our busier times when the... More
Hi coming to my van this weekend do you have gluten free food on your menu ?
28 April 2017|
Response from benmogsy | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know they have gluten free alternatives.
Lee H
Hi Can I ask do they take dogs here at lairds inn? Many thanks
28 October 2015|
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Response from Ian W | Reviewed this property |
We had no problem with taking our dog in.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Television
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:00
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17:00 - 23:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Cary Holiday Park, Creetown DG8 7DG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Creetown
  • Phone Number: +44 1671 820361
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We are family run pub/restaurant in a beautiful setting within Castle Cary Holiday Park, serving freshly cooked, locally sourced food at reasonable prices. We welcome families (and dogs!) and cater for vegetarians and special diets. Our Opening hours are Monday - Friday 5pm-11pm, Saturday and Sunday 12 noon-11pm. Kitchen Opening times Monday - Friday 5pm-9pm, Saturday 12noon - 2.30pm then 5pm-9pm, And Sunday 12noon-8pm.