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Crannag Bistro

Dornoch Road, Bonar Bridge IV24 3EB, Scotland
+44 1863 766111
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  • Average2%
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“steak” (25 reviews)
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European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Dornoch Road, Bonar Bridge IV24 3EB, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 256 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We booked last minute and every effort was made to fit us in. We forgot to mention I was vegan when we booked. When we arrived, we were made really welcome. All of the meals were fabulous and the vegan three courses were truly superb...More

Thank Sarah C
Ian S, Manager at Crannag Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. So pleased you enjoyed your evening with us, particularly our vegan options. We look forward to seeing you again next time you are in the area.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great Food and lovley Friends! Great regional and international cuisine. If you are in Bonar Bridge, you definitely visit the Crannag. I would give six stars if I could ;-)

Thank Marco C
Ian S, Owner at Crannag Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review Marco - look forward to seeing you again on your next trip over from Switzerland. Always good to see the Swiss German contingent!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner at the Carnnag in Bonerbridge is allways the best idea and the best choice you can take when yo are nearby. We came from switzerland to schottland and would never wanted to miss the dinner at the carnnag! the food is prepeared with so...More

Thank tease82
Ian S, Owner at Crannag Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We always recommend booking and were happy to serve you in between other jobs in the bistro. Always a pleasure to see friends from Europe.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A well cooked steak and a delicious cheesecake were enjoyed at this bistro. There was a friendly welcome at this bistro.

Thank CWharton1
Ian S, Manager at Crannag Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed your steak and cheesecake - both firm favourites at the Crannag. We look forward to seeing you again soon on your next trip north.

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely meal with our family in the Crannag Bistro last week. The quality of food and service is excellent-thankyou.

1  Thank sun_required
Ian S, Manager at Crannag Bistro, responded to this review

You are most welcome! Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at the Crannag. It was a pleasure to see you and so pleased you thought our food and service were excellent. Look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

A superb visit to this fantastic little restaurant with a party of six, including 2 children. The choice of food on the menu was varied and had plenty of options for all. We all had different starters and mains and everyone thoroughly enjoyed their meals....More

1  Thank Gordon A
Ian S, Manager at Crannag Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review - and for visiting the Crannag again on your annual trip north! A most delightful family, it is always a pleasure to see you. Thank you for your support and we look forward to seeing you again next year.

Reviewed 13 March 2017

Once again, we had a wonderful meal...Kathy and Ian continue to excel. We are continually astonished at the wide range of clever cooking --- for example, our starters were pork belly with scallops in a garlic sauce on the one hand and a delicious curried...More

Thank helen h
Ian S, Manager at Crannag Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review. Lovely people! Always a pleasure to see you and so pleased you like our offerings. You make it all worthwhile!

Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

I've been to this restaurant a number of times and I never fail to love it. The food is fantastic!!! Definitely a destination in Bonar Bridge and the surrounding area for food!

Thank Fianumcc
Ian S, Owner at Crannag Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review! So pleased you enjoy each and every visit - look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Ian

Reviewed 11 January 2017

This fabulous restaurant, because without doubt it's more than a bistro, sits in Bonar Bridge having crossed over the Dornoch Firth on the A9 heading north. Just turn right staying on the A9 and within 50 the yards the Crannag Bistro is found on the...More

1  Thank K L
Ian S, Manager at Crannag Bistro, responded to this review

What a wonderful review - thank you. It is so nice to have our efforts rewarded by such lovely comments from happy customers. We look forward to seeing you again when you are next in the area. So pleased we were able to contribute to...More

Reviewed 9 November 2016

Locally source produce cooked to perfection in a location that is dear to our heart. Perfect in every way. The steaks are to die for and the choice of good wines complement the standard of this first class gem.More

2  Thank Kenny B
Ian S, Manager at Crannag Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you so much for those kind words! So pleased you enjoyed our steaks - we don't have to do much to them as grass fed Highland beef is the best in the world! I may be biased. But they are good. Look forward to...More

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 46
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Tuesday
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dornoch Road, Bonar Bridge IV24 3EB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Caithness and Sutherland  >  Bonar Bridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1863 766111
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Description
Award winning Highland restaurant serving local ingredients in contemporary dishes. Organic wines, North Highland whiskies and Cairngorm beers, unpretentious food and a true Highland welcome. Booking always recommended!