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The Lorne Bar

$$ - $$$, British,
249 Argyll Street, Dunoon PA23 7QT, Scotland
+44 1369 701777
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
249 Argyll Street, Dunoon PA23 7QT, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been a few times now, all in the evenings for dinner, and I have been more than satisfied with what we have had. It's busy at the weekend so I would recommend booking early. I'm a bit of a fish fan, and I...More

Thank Graham321
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food and sexy barman. Went for a meal and went back for lunch. Amazing traditional food and drinks. Excellent staff and customers very friendly. Will be going back for another holiday. You must go. 😀

Thank geritext
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been on holiday in Dunoon went to the Loren bar for a meal enjoyed it so much went again the next day. Food and service were excellent very friendly staff would not hesitate to recommend it.

Thank Myra H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well what can I say about the Lorne. The food was fantastic. There was 7 of us and everyone of us enjoyed our meals. I had the Salmon Pate for my starter and it was the best I have ever tasted. This was followed by...More

Thank YoungAtHeartGlasgow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Lorne and a group attending the royal national mod. Despite being really busy the staff manage to squeeze all 7 of us in. The food was excellent. We have no pictures of main courses as every bit was eaten off the plate....More

Thank terimac2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I recently visited Dunoon and had a lovely meal in the Lorne. The only quirky thing about the place is there is no gents toilet you have to use the disabled toilet other than that it has very pleasant surroundings and good...More

Thank mortonian1
Reviewed 10 October 2018

only for lunch would will go back when I am up there again staff oh so friendly just ask for what you want and it is not any bother to them

Thank mary h
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited this restaurant recently. Our table was directly in front of the kitchen hatch and we observed that all vegetables, potatoes and meat for steak pies etc were microwaved in plastic containers, when we asked the waitress about this she said...More

Thank 939tracyg
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Very modern, nice bar restuarant, have been in here twice on 2 visits, had lunch and drinks, had a lovely spicy chicken sandwich and homemade spicy potatoes,carrot soup, it was lovely and only £6.50,lovely handmade chips, staff are very nice and pleasant, they also i...More

Thank gio41uk
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Really nice lunch. Staff were lovely. Soup starters were really nice. Fish n chips were good but slightly pricey at £12. Also had a nice cheeseboard. Just one criticism of the food - please don't serve brick hard butter straight out of the fridge. It...More

Thank graemesusan
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Questions & Answers
18 September 2017|
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Response from _samuelandlynne | Reviewed this property |
Don't think so as against hygiene regulations. Do have outside seating but that won't be of much use just now.
Jan C
19 August 2017|
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Response from James E | Property representative |
Hi Jan, We have a range of options that would be suitable and we do fry our chips separately. Our menu is on our Facebook page - 'thelornedunoon' and will be available on our website shortly. Please let us know when you... More
Michael R
22 July 2016|
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Response from James E | Property representative |
Hi Michael, we have entertainment every Friday and Saturday night. Bands and DJ's, tribute acts and acoustic sets all feature in our line up. We publish an entertainment listing every month - it's on our Facebook page, in... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 249 Argyll Street, Dunoon PA23 7QT, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Cowal Peninsula  >  Dunoon
  • Phone Number: +44 1369 701777
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