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The Kilted Skirlie

Loch Lomond Shores Ben Lomond Way, Balloch, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G83 8QL, Scotland
+44 1389 754759
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Loch Lomond Shores Ben Lomond Way, Balloch, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G83 8QL, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We spent a lovely day at Loch Lomond Shores on a beautifully, hot sunny day. On arrival at the Kilted Skirlie around 12pm we got the last outside table available. Inside was empty. We were warmly welcomed and shown to our table by a very...More

Thank mark_donnelly69
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We arrived here to find they were not selling food until 5pm so we missed out on a late lunch at 3pm. We sat on the deck though and finally managed to prise a drink out of what at first appeared to bE a reluctant...More

Thank Lorna19
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely place to sit and chill and watch the world go by from the outside terrace, only had drinks but the food looked great.Very friendly and accommodating staff. Will definatly pop back when next in Balloch

Thank janas4
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I was in this restaurant a couple of years ago, and my husband wasn't keen as he remembered that we were kept waiting a long time for our food. NOTHING HAS CHANGED! It was Tuesday 18th July, we had young grandkids with us who wanted...More

Thank veronamore
Reviewed 6 days ago

Fabulous location with a view to die for but service is deplorable. Waited twenty minutes for drinks order to be taken and fifty minutes for food order by which time we had decided to leave along with several other customers. Staff are friendly apart from...More

Thank osc1975
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lunch was booked in advance for 15 people for 1 pm but wasn,r served until 1 45pm by a very rude,surly harassed .waiter ....a very large restaurants and the 3 course lunch was delicious ..large portions steak pie was so tasty and the lumpy bumpy...More

Thank audreyblack15
Reviewed 1 week ago

The website advised us to book as places were limited and it could get busy at times so we did - 7.00pm Saturday. The place turned out to be half full on arrival and had an indoor dining area the size of a barn. Food...More

Thank VinceTheRunt
Kilted S, Public Relations Manager at The Kilted Skirlie, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear VinceTheRunt Thank you for your review and complimenting our front of house staff. I have checked your booking and can see that you came in on a day when the sun was shining, something that doesn't happen too often in Scotland but when it...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Dined here on a groupon deal , good value for money. The steaks were cooked perfectly Staff pleasant but not over attentive. Nice view of Loch Lomond only neg was the cleaning trolley was right next to our table which wasn't great but would not...More

Thank teresa190
Reviewed 1 week ago

Used a £27 voucher for 2 sirloin steaks and 2 glasses of wine. Booked Wednesday lunch time and the table was ready for us when we arrived - just as well as the place was mobbed including a party of at lease 50 ladies.We were...More

Thank RHB711
Reviewed 1 week ago

visited today just for a drink .on arrival we were told to go to bar which we did and the girl behind the bar asked we wanted .then walked away and left us .my husband then spoke to a member of staff and was told...More

Thank fiona b
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14 March 2017|
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Response from Mustafa V | Reviewed this property |
Phone them manager and staff are more than helpful
allison f
28 December 2016|
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Response from FalkiSupercelt | Reviewed this property |
I am really sorry I cannot answer your questions as I really do not know what their opening hours are over this holiday period.
Pauline H
28 October 2016|
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Response from Kilted S | Property representative |
Hi Pauline, Our Christmas menu is available to view on our website or Facebook page, we also have a full Christmas menus available in the restaurant. If you have any further enquiries regarding Christmas, please feel free... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$21
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Loch Lomond Shores Ben Lomond Way, Balloch, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G83 8QL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park  >  West Dunbartonshire  >  Balloch
  • Phone Number: +44 1389 754759
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Sitting in our restaurant, you can stare out from either our floor to ceiling windows or our 100ft balcony (which is especially nice when the sun comes to visit) and you will have completely unobstructed views of the gorgeous Loch Lomond and the Bens. Whether you have spent a hard day shopping in the mall or are taking a cruise up the Loch - your day wouldn't be complete without a visit to The Kilted Skirlie at Loch Lomond Shores. The Kilted Skirlie and its surroundings is the best place to get away from your busy life and enjoy a meal in Scotland's most romantic setting. Open from 10.30am every day, The Kilted Skirlie offers a full breakfast menu until 12pm at which point we start serving our sumptuous Al a Carte Menu, full of hearty dishes made using only the best local ingredients or you can even you can choose from our brilliantly priced Set Menu. Our restaurant and contemporary lounge, can handle anything from a romantic booking for two by the window, to large family gatherings, parties and weddings - Please contact us for further details. We look forward to giving you a warm Scottish welcome when you visit us at The Kilted Skirlie.
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