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The House of Darrach

Main Street | Gartocharn Village, Gartocharn, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Alexandria G83 8RQ, Scotland
+44 1389 830448
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (82 reviews)
“cakes” (44 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street | Gartocharn Village, Gartocharn, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Alexandria G83 8RQ, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 285 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a light lunch of soup and was very disappointed - very watery soup and the bread had been warmed too much in the microwave so it was rubbery. Informed the waitress and she said she would inform the Chef

1  Thank Cyndy1342
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yesterday we were taken to this lovely establishment, a boutique with a restaurant and small art gallery! What a great experience it turned out to be. The boutique was full of ladies clothes very tastefully displayed, with quotations along side which caused my husband much...More

Thank Elizabeth N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a couple of trips to Scotland have had the pleasure of visiting this beautiful establishment. It looks wonderful, the shop is an Alladin's cave, the restaurant is stunning, the food is scrumptious, the people are a joy and the strawberry tarts are, well you...More

Thank Dougie H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here a number of times in recent years and this place always delivers on ambiance, food and service. Prices are fair for the quality and service. We had a selection of main courses between us, battered haddock, breaded haddock, fin an haddock...More

Thank ianx17489
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always enjoy The House of Darrach whether that be for lunch of just a cuppa and a cake in the afternoon. The food is always good, deserts are superb and the staff is friendly and efficient. The whole Darrach experience is terrific be that the...More

Thank margaretwhannah
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited for lunch. Our meals arrived and were nicely presented on the plate. The posh fish finger sandwich was not that posh and was accompanied bu French fires that were barely warm. Perhaps the cook took too long fitting them into the silly wire basket....More

Thank lakes99
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Been here many times for lunch and always enjoyed the meals however, this week was very disappointing. I had Baked Potato with Prawns in a Marie Rose Sauce. It was awful!!! The potato wasn't cooked properly and the Marie Rose sauce was watery and salty...More

Thank Magreenbit2
Reviewed 4 September 2017

On a miserable day, meeting with friends on our trip to Scotland, this was a hearteningly warming lunch, with well prepared food, promptly served and with a friendly service. One didn't mind the old trick of routeing entry and departure through the gifts, household and...More

Thank stanmansurrey
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

my family and i visited here for lunch on our way home from stirling. we walked in and were seated right away by the lovely waitress. Our food we had ordered was out very quick my husband and i both had the cajun chicken was...More

1  Thank whytey78
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Popped in on passing and will definitely be back again soon. Was there with my parents and brother, the service was great. We had a waitress who was nothing but lovely, she was very helpful and was always checking to make sure that our meal...More

Thank daniellerice2017
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9 April 2015|
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Response from DAVID M | Reviewed this property |
9.30 to. 17.00 pm for hot food
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Gartocharn Village, Gartocharn, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Alexandria G83 8RQ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park  >  Alexandria  >  Gartocharn
  • Phone Number: +44 1389 830448
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