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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 2 days ago via mobile

Last of hols. Had spotted this earlier in the week. Menu not extensive, but quite a good variety. On face on menu food could have been mediocre but turned to be very good. Very friendly service. Good value for money and stunning views over Loch...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful view and good menu of freshly cooked Scottish food. Smoked haddock is recommended but everything we had was good.

Thank further40
Reviewed 4 days ago

Spent afternoon at Lomond Shores & finished up in The Kilted Skirlie for a meal by chance. We were pleasantly surprised at the size of the restaurant which also has a outdoor balcony suitable for dining on good days. The meals we had were all...More

Thank johng1947
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here for Father's Day after trying out Treezone. They had a special Father's Day menu on offer which was reasonably priced at just over £20 for 2 or 3 courses, however we ate on a steak deal that they were offering and couldn't...More

Thank Holly M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for a family dinner and left completely underwhelmed. Zero atmosphere and 2 soda and limes cost us £7! Staff seemed overwhelmed by a family group and needed two full grown men to take each persons order simultaneously (very odd) which not only took...More

Thank ImogenEve
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch here with a bunch of our pals on Thursday. The menu choice was good and the prices very reasonable. I had Classic Fish & Chips and my wife had a Vegetarian Pasta dish. Both were fine but the Pasta had lots of...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely lunch here with the family on the terrace overlooking Loch Lomond. Food was excellent and attractively priced. Very child friendly and staff were most attentive. Warm sunshine added to the enjoyment and the view from our table was picture postcard material. Definitely worth a...More

Thank Clansman139
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was much better than the decor might suggest. Staff were pleasant and the food was piping hot and fresh. It was fair value and just needs a complete decor revamp.More

Thank Ret40
Kilted S, General Manager at The Kilted Skirlie, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We do try and cook everything we can from fresh as you noticed. We have done a few alterations over last few months to brighten the place up and make it more open. We look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We called for both a drink and a meal whilst staying in balloch. The views are amazing. The staff were attentive and pleasant and the food was good. We had the set menu which was good value for money. I would definitely return if in...More

1  Thank HJ1673
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It wasn't even that busy, but somehow I had to stand at the bar for quarter of an hour before getting served some drinks. The bar staff were very slow making coffees, and taking orders and payment. They also seemed more interesting in chatting to...More

Thank Patrick T
Kilted S, General Manager at The Kilted Skirlie, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. Sorry it took so long to serve you. A staff member was being trained that day on how make awesome coffee so it may have been a little longer than normal. So long as you enjoyed your coffee had good...More

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hi I have an itison code how do I book,
15 March 2017|
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Response from Mustafa V | Reviewed this property |
Phone them manager and staff are more than helpful
allison f
Are you open on New Year's Day around 3pm? Would we need to book and is it a set menu or a la carte? Thanks.
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
hello do you have a Christmas menu for Christmas day?.
29 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$20
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
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, View, Child-friendly, 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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