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211 King Street, Castle Douglas DG7 1DT, Scotland
+44 1556 503977
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (34 reviews)
“seafood” (9 reviews)
“crostini” (5 reviews)
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211 King Street, Castle Douglas DG7 1DT, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Carlo's restaurant is worth a trip to Castle Douglas. It is seldom that authentic Italian food, made with passion, gusto and skill, can be found. But, in the south west of Scotland, it is a true delight to have experienced such excellence supported by staff...More

Thank JamesGreyvensteyn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Celebrated our 40th. wedding anniversary at this restaurant and couldn't have selected a better one. We were made most welcome on our arrival and this continued throughout the full evening. The food was excellent as was the service. There was a good friendly atmosphere within...More

Thank pastmaster827
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found this small place while searching for somewhere to eat after arriving to spend the night inCastle Douglas on our way home from the boat from Ireland. It was quite busy and they just managed to find us a table Service was fine and...More

Thank Carole A
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Visited here twice in one week whilst in the area with friends for a celebration. We were warmly welcomed and the service was very good. It is a small family owned restaurant and is predominantly Italian. The quality is extremely good - fresh fish and...More

Thank Grandis12
Reviewed 14 June 2017

My brother who is a chef and his wife were visiting from Canada. I live locally and had heard good reports so booked a table for early dinner. Friendly welcome, efficient staff so helpful and cheerful. Nothing a bother. The three course meal we enjoyed...More

Thank Patricia G
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We all had Outstanding starters and meals x6 fish meals we all freshly cooked and very tasty, my steak was great. Carlos invited my husband into to kitchen! what a great find! Would recommend a visit and shall be returning. Thankyou guys!

Thank Hayley G
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Booked table for 4 and expected a good night out, going by previous rewiews, Friendly greeting on entering the restaurant and it was pointed out to us that the chef was Italian, so expectations were high. However lack of service from the start didn't bode...More

2  Thank Christine S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Have been a number of times, though not recently. Excellent Italian food without the usual noisy, clattering ambience. Good service, decent wines. If you like your steak cooked as requested & deliciously so Carlo's can't be beaten. I generally avoid steak when eating out as...More

Thank 777barry
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We had intended eating in another local establishment, but when we arrived it was closed. I have to say that it was without a great deal of enthusiasm that we ended up in Carlo's (you know how it it when you have your heart set...More

Thank Bev_and_Mark
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

We returned to Carlo's with friends and had an excellent meal. The steaks were wonderful as were the sautéed potatoes. Very good house red wine and we all had a lovely meal. Certainly due another visit.

Thank airehamer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 King Street, Castle Douglas DG7 1DT, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Castle Douglas
  • Phone Number: +44 1556 503977
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