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Restaurant at the Heathbank Hotel

$$ - $$$
Seafood, British, Scottish
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Heathbank Heathbank Hotel | Northbay, HS9 5YQ, Scotland
01871890266
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Largs, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If it's a hearty breakfast you need before you go off to explore the Island you won't be disappointed. Full Scottish was amazing and presented well.

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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

We were brought here on our round-the-Island bus trip and were very pleased to find an excellent menu with friendly Staff providing us with a very tasty meal; we enjoyed the fishcakes in a creamy leek sauce, with rice pudding and pear to follow,.Excellent!

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St Albans, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

Food was excellent in this pub/restaurant. Good choice with specials changing from day to day. Ate here on 2 evenings, food tried included venison casserole, Thai chicken curry, fish and chips; all excellent. The staff were friendly and helpful. On one evening we arrived just after the kitchen closed (8:45pm) but they were able to feed us from a reduced... More 

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Argyll and Bute, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Bit mixed here. Husband loved his fabulous scallops & black pudding, said it was best he'd ever tasted. My dish was a bit bland. Nice upgraded hotel & friendly staff. Good modern menu , def worth a visit

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Glasgow
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

We had an excellent meal in here. The food is straightforward pub-restaurant stuff but exceptionally tasty for that and the staff are very friendly, probably the friendliest on Barra, where there is a tendency for the locals to be stand-offish, sometimes, with non-insular, temporary residents. Try the goat's cheese burger if you would like something out of the ordinary and... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Well last year we ate here twice and I gave this place 5 stars but returned this year to have the burger but huge price increase from £7.95 to £11.95! Was a bit shocked but all three of us had come especially so we decided to stay and pay. Two of the burgers were lovely but mine was still raw... More 

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Glasgow
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42 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

Excellent range of local seafood on menu. Thoroughly enjoyed food here. Good service and attention to detail

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

I only decided to visit this restaurant as I had looked at their website and saw that there was something my daughter would eat. However once we had arrived I realised that they had changed the menu and not yet updated the website. All the food was made with a mature pallet in mind, and we were not offered a... More 

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Oban, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

My husband and I came here twice during our three night stay in Barra for dinner. We didn't have a reservation on either occasion but the staff were lovely and made sure we got a table. The highlight dish for me was the goats cheese burger and sweet potato fries these were yum. Lovely hotel and very good service. Would... More 

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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Back after a super lunch at Heathbank! Great to see fresh locally sourced produce on the menu! Lovely atmosphere! Will be back! 😃

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, British, Scottish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Heathbank Heathbank Hotel | Northbay, HS9 5YQ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  The Hebrides  >  Outer Hebrides  >  Isle of Barra
  • Phone Number: 01871890266

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?