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The Oyster Bar & Restaurant

Ellenabeich PA34 4RQ, Scotland
+44 1852 300121
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
2 days ago
“Fabulous View, Lovely Food & Good Service”
5 days ago
“Sunday supper”
Closed Now
All hours
Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Scottish
$$ - $$$
Ellenabeich PA34 4RQ, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely freshly cooked food, good service with a great view of the Atlantic Ocean. Try their cakes, they're delicious.

Thank Lyndsay A
Reviewed 5 days ago

Friendly staff, great food and prompt delivery of very tasty food; langoustines with chilli butter were superb. Fish and chips crisp and tasty with good tartare sauce. Wine well priced. Highly recommended.

1  Thank J C
Reviewed 6 days ago

After going out to sea on the Seafari, this was a welcome place to visit to warm up. We had a hearty lunch and hot drinks, which were well priced and beautifully presented. Although we didnt partake, fresh oysters were available and for those that...More

Thank shelaghuk
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely quiet little pub , very homely atmosphere. Outside deck area is fantastic for views. Ate here four times in the last week and food was faultless , huge portions langoustines were to die for and the sweets are out of this world . Very...More

Thank Sandy P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had great food here a few years ago and was looking forward to the same on a recent revisit. Good welcome and beer. Disappointed that there wasn't as much fish on the menu (enjoyed the smoked mussels from Inverawe last time). Pate was good BUT...More

Thank Sampru
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saturday was a good day Fine score in the football and a 21st party on the saturday night left sunday as a rather sore day. Sunday night was fast approaching and the oyster bar sounded like it needed to be tested out for something to...More

Thank TimB1888
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely place whether you want food or just a drink. All the staff are lovely and friendly, and the outside area has a superb view. Well worth a visit. Thanks for helping us have a fantastic holiday.

Thank zubdub
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

OK wee pub with good Fyne ales, but the fish and chips were tasteless mushy fish straight out of the freezer as were the chips. What a shame. I hoped the new management would transform the place, but they have taken the frozen ready meal...More

Thank philip b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying in the village for the weekend and The Oyster Bar was a great drop in location. We visited a number of times for a drink early evening and booked a table for an evening meal. Keeping a bar and restaurant going in...More

Thank Jo S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great wee place on Ellenabeich. We only popped in for a snack and a couple drinks but would love to get back for lunchtime or evening meals, check serving times on website. Snacks where fine but arrived in between lunch and evening meal service....More

Thank Andy S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$19
Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Scottish
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ellenabeich PA34 4RQ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Slate Islands  >  Isle of Seil  >  Ellenabeich
  • Phone Number: +44 1852 300121
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We are a small family run pub/restaurant located on the beautiful west coast of Argyll in Scotland, while our speciality is seafood we have an extensive menu which caters to all tastes including vegetarians and a children's menu is available. A one time micro brewery which was closed in 2008 we still serve local real cask ale and a variety of wines are behind the bar to compliment our menuThere is a rear decking area with superb views across the sea taking in many of the inner Hebridean Islands. We are a seasonal establishment which operates in accordance with customer numbers throughout the year and may be closed on certain nights even during the summer season. There are considerably reduced opening times between end October until April, please contact us for details if required at any time of the year to ensure up to date information.