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Ardshiel Restaurant

Kilkerran Road, Campbeltown PA28 6JL, Scotland
+44 1586 552133
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“haggis balls” (6 reviews)
“scallops” (9 reviews)
“steak” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Kilkerran Road, Campbeltown PA28 6JL, Scotland
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11 - 20 of 153 reviews

Reviewed 18 August 2017

Recommended by Westbank Guest House to go here for its massive whisky collection and good local food. Expectations were met & exceeded on both counts. Very friendly staff and good fun. highly recommended.

Thank Haggis65
Amanda Jane G, Front Office Manager at Ardshiel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Hello Well what can I say except from thank you for your great review. Non resident dinners are always welcome and its great to get such positive feedback reflecting this. Thanks again Kind Regards Amanda

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Food was OK. The chips were frozen and cafe standard. Steak was well cooked but not a particularly good cut of meat. One member of staff was friendly enough but the rest didnt really speak. We were told we couldnt get a table at the...More

Thank Claire F
Amanda Jane G, General Manager at Ardshiel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Hi Claire, I am sorry to read you were disappointed in your recent meal. We rely on repeat custom from visitors and locals who enjoy our food. You are right we do offer French fries that are indeed bought in frozen and we would never...More

Reviewed 13 August 2017

To be honest it was a year ago May the food was amazing. Nicely presented hot and tasted wonderful. The staff attentive and friendly. What more could you ask for.

Thank sunsetScotland
Amanda Jane G, Front Office Manager at Ardshiel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Hi Thank you for reviewing our restaurant we appreciate our guests taking time to do this. Hopefully we can welcome you back again soon Kind Regards Amanda

Reviewed 11 August 2017

The restaurants ambiance is not so special - like sitting in a diner. However the food is plentiful and well cooked. The Malbec we ordered was delicious and so was dessert. The staff had difficulty with the bill at the end - it took over...More

Thank decase5
Amanda Jane G, Front Office Manager at Ardshiel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Hello Thank you for your review. I am pleased you liked our food, our Malbec is very popular. I am sorry to hear there was a delay in issuing your bill, this isn't our usual level of service and it should of been explained to...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017

We booked into the hotel, we weren't told that making a reservation for an evening meal was advisable. We turned up at 7pm and asked for a table of 2, got a bit of a funny look and told there would be a wait, so...More

Thank jen7399
Amanda Jane G, General Manager at Ardshiel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Having read your review I can only apologise for the lack of communication between our waiting staff and your table. We always try to accommodate our residents at their requested time, this isn't always possible. As a business we rely on repeat business from visitors...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017

Had a great dinner at Ardshiel Hotel. The food was rather classic, but clearly prepared with a lot of care. The turbot I ordered was perfectly cooked and I loved the fact that the vegetables were served separately so everybody on the table could pick...More

Thank CarolienBAC
Amanda Jane G, Front Office Manager at Ardshiel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Hi Caroline Thank you for your review. Our staff are trained to accommodate our guests and we aim to please everyone. I am glad to hear your request to be moved was dealt with, with ease. It's always good to hear we are doing things...More

Reviewed 2 August 2017

My wife and I had dinner at the Ardshiel during a recent stay in Campbeltown. We'd been told it was very good and very popular, so, not having booked we expected it to be busy. With this in mind, we weren't surprised when we were...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

This is a must visit for anyone looking for a good portion and fine meal. The decor is stylish and comfortable leaning heavily to the tartan, which adds to its charm and atmosphere.More

Thank Connie G
Amanda Jane G, Front Office Manager at Ardshiel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Hi Connie Thank you for reviewing our restaurant. We really appreciate our guest taking time to do so. Our kitchen team are regularly looking for new idea's whilst keeping some of our guests favourite items on our menu. I know tartan might not be to...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Flora runs a tight ship here / whisky selection is world renouned / staff friendly and food delicious even the vegan option ... tried so hard but our wait for 19 : 45 pm meal took us too 21 :30 / same for our breakfast...More

Thank _rose_laser
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Were here for dinner, two evenings after each other. The food was good and well prepared. Staff was very friendly. Their whisky bar is great and they have a very wide selected of Scottish distillates, also on the high end quality side. For whisky friends...More

Thank Christian M
Amanda Jane G, Front Office Manager at Ardshiel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Hello Christian Thank you for your review. It is always nice to get feedback from our guests. As a family run business we work hard to make our guests feel welcome and we must be doing it for you to come two nights in a...More

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    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kilkerran Road, Campbeltown PA28 6JL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Kintyre Peninsula  >  Campbeltown
  • Phone Number: +44 1586 552133
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