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John Carrigan's Eating House

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3 Birkhall Road, Hamilton ML3 8BG, Scotland
+44 1698 285990
12:00 - 21:00
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a wonderful meal here last night, we've been here before. We had a sharing starter and a main each . The portions are huge and the food is outstanding! The staff are extremely friendly and helpful. We left with a doggy bag! If you're in the area pay this place a visit. It's well worth it!!

Thank mazharrower
Hamilton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Sunday morning Start the day with a good wholesome brekkie .first class.well done to the whole team !!!

Thank markirsten1
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

To say it politely the food was not good at all frozen chicken strips you could get in any cheap shopping market I stay local and wouldn't go back

Thank Steven K
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I submitted a review of a Carrigan's quite a few months ago, which I now feel was unfair. We had visited on a Tuesday night and had been very disappointed with the service and a bit disappointed with the meal. Since then we have been visiting Carrigan's once a week and have not been let down. Just back from there... More 

1 Thank Joan I
Hamilton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Once again there food was fantastic as always,the staff are 1st class,a great family run business,would recommend it to anyone

1 Thank das1979
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Was really disappointed on my recent visit to this restaurant. I was there with some elderly friends and we opted for the market menu, the meal was really third rate and not very warm. I have been in this restaurant on numerous occasions and it has always been good, however this time we were all a bit put off. Hopefully... More 

Thank northwitch
Biggar, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

First visit here and was very impressed. Although it was busy it had a great atmosphere. We ordered Fish and chips which was beautifully presented and tasted great. Happy with the price which was a lot cheaper than our local restaurants and it tasted much better. Staff were efficient and attentive. I will definitely return when I'm next in Hamilton,

2 Thank susanh642017
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

This is the place to go if you want a decent steak. The steak in here is amazing comes in all different variations and cooked to your prefrence. Go her with my fiance and son and we all enjoy it kids menu is fab too. Bit pricy but you get what you pay for quality food never been here and... More 

Thank Debbie R
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Being a regular visitor, we anticipated the usual standard of service and food presentation.......were we so very disappointed. Clearing new staff had been appointed who clearly required much more training than had been given.....they couldn't even get the appropriate cutlery ! To top it all, the usually delicious Surf and Tuff not only was the steak tasteless,but where it usually... More 

Thank Irenee O
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

First time having a meal at this establishment, staff were friendly and we were seated within seconds of arriving. Good selections on the menu to cover a wide range of tastes, we each had a main course and coffee, most enjoyable. Carrigans have staff who keep the establishment in good order once customers have left.

Thank big0llie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Birkhall Road, Hamilton ML3 8BG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  South Lanarkshire  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +44 1698 285990

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?