We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tigh Na Mara Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Main Street, Sandhead DG99JF, Scotland
+44 1776 830210
Website
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

182 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 182: English reviews
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Holiday house was fantastic home from home didn't need anything else. The layout of the house was great especially the sitting room being upstairs the views where beautiful. The restaurant food was excellent friendly people. Would advise to try and visit very peaceful.

Helpful?
Thank Simon H
Bristol, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
105 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

While staying in the area we used this restaurant for a couple of lunches. The range of dishes we had were all delicious with generous portions. On Easter Sunday the restaurant was very full, so full marks to kitchen and front of house staff for their efficient and friendly service under pressure. When paying my bill, I neglected to properly... More 

Helpful?
Thank David H
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Well, what can I say, were here again, 2nd time in 6 months and have already booked for Oct 2017. (Also now booked Christmas week 2017) portrloganholidaycottage.co.uk The cottage is fantastic beautifully modernised and extended and a fabulous garden for the dogs to run in. Whilst we were here they were filming for a film called “Keepers”. We did keep... More 

Helpful?
Thank Nick S
Bathgate, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
188 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Midweek lunch at this restaurant which was to be a light lunch ended up as two courses from the lunchtime menu which looked excellent.We were so pleased we had a proper lunch here a the food was excellent and the restaurant and staff were absolutely excellent. A memorable meal in a fairly remote location. Would definitely return and recommend a... More 

Helpful?
Thank Gordon R
Stranraer, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
95 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We are regular visitors here. It is a great place for lunch or evening. They have a very extensive menu catering for all tastes. The staff are extremely helpful, friendly and welcoming. We visited last week for a 60th birthday and the staff made it extra special with a cake and singing :) looking forward to our next visit.

Helpful?
1 Thank hollyaddy
Peebles, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Had lunch yesterday 27th February with my family felt very unwelcome and in the way food was nothing like it said on the menu and was over priced for the standard. ..or the lack of it service was awful would not go back

Helpful?
Thank Mother1941
Stranraer, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017

The toughest thing in this restaurant is deciding which of all the fantastic dishes that you are going to have this time!

Helpful?
Thank Kirstlees73
Irvine, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We were staying in Newton Stewart in September and a friend who lives in the area recommended that we went to the restaurant - we were not disappointed. Off the back of this we booked a weekend break in the self catering house they have on the grounds of the hotel - which I have also reviewed - which was... More 

Helpful?
Thank ayrshiredj
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
140 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We usually stop here for a light luch whenever we visit this area. Food is very nice, and staff are lovely.

Helpful?
Thank Bluesboy52
Scotland/Portugal
Level Contributor
225 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Although we come here, as a couple or a largish group, many times, the food is always excellent. Prices are very reasonable and service is always cheerful and helpful. The lunch deal is particularly attractive as you get to choose from the complete menu, 3 courses which work out at what you pay for the normal price of 2.

Helpful?
Thank gavScotland_Portugal

Travellers who viewed Tigh Na Mara Hotel also viewed

Stranraer, Dumfries and Galloway
Portpatrick, Dumfries and Galloway
 
Sandhead, Mull of Galloway
Portpatrick, Dumfries and Galloway
 
Stranraer, Dumfries and Galloway
Drummore, Mull of Galloway
 

Been to Tigh Na Mara Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Sandhead DG99JF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Mull of Galloway  >  Sandhead
  • Phone Number: +44 1776 830210

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Tigh Na Mara Hotel and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Bolton, England, United Kingdom

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Tigh Na Mara Hotel staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?