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Marine Road, Dunbar EH42 1AR, Scotland
+44 1368 862287
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (14 reviews)
“duck” (5 reviews)
“sea bass” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Marine Road, Dunbar EH42 1AR, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We’d been to this restaurant a few years ago but had not returned due to poor service. However I spotted a steak deal that seemed worth a punt. I’m delighted to say that although the decor is very tired and looked largely unchanged from our...More

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a family dinner at this place a few weeks ago, on the recommendation of our daughter who has been several times. We were not disappointed. Excellent, fresh, local seafood in abundance. Great atmosphere too (book in advance - it is popular). The langoustines...More

Thank Scareybob
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here o Saturday afternoon (12 May) hot sunny day and we had our dog with us do day in the beer garden. We only wanted something light and the soup unfortunately was parsnip so we ordered starters. I had macaroni which was very tasty...More

Thank alfie50
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were staying at a nearby hotel as it was our wedding anniversary. Booked the Rock as our special meal. We were looking forward to a really nice meal. Choose the sharing starter which was on. I then chose the lamb from...More

Thank Tracy L
Susie F, General Manager at Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good morning Tracy L, I have just read your review and am so sorry your night was ruined, can you contact me on 01368 862 287 so I can find out more details? what night was this? who did you speak to regarding the meal?...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Greeted by a smiling young lady - who coincidentally also proved very professional in her dealings with a very busy and lively restaurant. Good food and drink. A good experience. Was my first visit but will go again.

Thank MFHeavey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In the past regardless of the meal quality, a good old fashioned Scottish welcome was afforded to customers of the Rocks. However on arrival I prompted a hello from a a very young waitress before I sat at the bar The bar keep was loading...More

Thank WestBarnsResident
Susie F, General Manager at Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good morning WestBarnsResident, Having been on annual leave I was shocked to read your recent review as I have seen you in The Rocks several times and I was hoping you could come in and see me or contact me so I can find out...More

Reviewed April 14, 2018

Good food and service but we felt that the food and service at the Dunmuir Hotel was better so not sure why it's number 1 on TripAdvisor. It does have a great location

Thank MeldrewVictor
Reviewed April 4, 2018

Spotted The Rocks whilst walking down The Esplanade on a blustery day. What a fabulous refuge. All we really wanted was a pot of tea but this was served speedily and the tea pot was huge! Bar life and what we saw of the full...More

2  Thank Diptych
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

We love visiting fabulous places to eat in our campervan. Had read a review of Rocks in Scotland the Best, and saw a campsite near by, so booked. The staff were attentive and helpful, the wine menu small but great selection. The dinner menu, was...More

1  Thank Thea M
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Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

Walk in on a Saturday night disappointed there wasn’t a table then the waitress followed us outside and told us there was a table. We were seated in a lovely place in the restaurant the room was warm and very welcoming. Our meal was lovely...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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June 25, 2017|
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Response from slce123 | Reviewed this property |
Saw sign advertising afternoon tea
June 18, 2017|
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Response from Juls298 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is wheelchair access
andrea s
May 27, 2015|
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Response from Elizabeth M | Reviewed this property |
Have only been in the restaurant part and have never seen signs of any dogs on any occasion.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$57 - US$57
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marine Road, Dunbar EH42 1AR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  East Lothian  >  Dunbar
  • Phone Number: +44 1368 862287
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