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Carron Restaurant

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Cam-Allt, Strathcarron, Scotland
+44 1520 722488
10:00 - 21:00
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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Gard, France
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126 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

We ate lunch at the Carron Restaurant twice when in the general area, once when we had to turn back from Skye as there was a white-out - in May! Luckily, the weather was kinder to us and we were given a pleasant welcome and enjoyed our lunches very much. They also have some delicious cakes. The toilet facilities were... More 

Thank gardengirlie
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

They are fantastic people and kind people. The food is great and the environment is precious. I recommend to visit and have lunch in this restaurant

Thank Fer C
Northampton, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Premises were cold on arrival - but quickly rectified by owner ( it was pretty much the end of the season - with only ourselves and one other table in use that evening), Very friendly and informative owner, clearly aiming to enhance the premises for next season. Food freshly cooked with good selection of drinks.

Thank Phil0560
Chesterfield, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

We ate here twice in three days both in the early afternoon. The owner was really friendly and helpful nod the food was hot and fresh. The cottage pie was excellent. Nothing too much trouble as we departed from the menu and substituted items. Good value.

Thank Philip M
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

.carron restaurant exceeded all our expectations. We were planning on a tea and coffee but with the offer of a proper shepards pie just coming out of the oven we were hooked. Best shepards pie we've had. Really tasty, looked great, good size portion, lovely views over the loch and friendly and informative hosts. Our friends had called two days... More 

Thank yorkshirelass051
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Visited here with a group of us. Absolutely excellent food - every dish perfectly cooked. Real home cooking style, all fresh and tasty. Highly recommended if you're in the area!

Thank Laura H
Scotland, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We went to this restaurant after we found all the Plockton hotels etc. closed. We found a gem. The meal was perfection The youngest member of our party enjoyed enjoyed his venison and his speciality hot chocolate. Since we were living locally we returned several times. At all times we felt very welcome. The quality of the food at all... More 

Thank john_crystal
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is a small family-run restaurant with a limited menu, but a very good one. It's also an imaginative one and the accompanying homemade cakes and desserts are absolutely excellent.

Thank pianoman_ajl
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We called in on our way back from Skye. The place was buzzing and there was a warm welcome. There was an extensive menu and the food was excellent. What a great place - loved the food & the staff were great! Highly recommended!

Thank sentinel2015
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

I was traveling from Isle of Skye up to Ullapool and the sat natural took me this way. I saw the sign and pulled in because I needed food. what a lovely chef! she was very warm and kind. I had a mushroom and goat cheese small dish. it was the best food I've had on holiday. in addition, when... More 

Thank Anna F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 25
British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cam-Allt, Strathcarron, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Strathcarron
  • Phone Number: +44 1520 722488

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