We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kingarth Hotel Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Kilchattan Bay, Kilchattan Bay PA20 9LU, Scotland
+44 1700 831662
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (12 reviews)
“duck” (4 reviews)
“onion rings” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Kilchattan Bay, Kilchattan Bay PA20 9LU, Scotland
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (242)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 241 reviews

Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Took a drive to the Kingarth as harry haws in town didn’t want anymore customers at 7pm on a Monday night. Got to Kingarth which was full & was welcomed to the only spare table by very friendly staff. Quick & efficient service with an...More

Thank Smoothy77
Maria831, Owner at Kingarth Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Thank you for your kind review - we were delighted to be so busy for half term this year. We hope to welcome you back to Kingarth the next time you visit Bute.

Reviewed 4 February 2018

Good quality food for a pub. Rarely had a poor meal here. Can be slow if its busy... shame they don't seem to light the fire so much these days!

Thank jim2015
Reviewed 22 January 2018

we were at a wedding last year. brilliant service,its used alot for the islanders for their weddings, lovely food, beautiful views all round the kingarth. over looks a gorgeous wee village and not far from Mount Stewart. Quite a way out of rothesay there is...More

Reviewed 17 January 2018

Went in on a rainy Saturday afternoon, despite it's remote location this was still really busy. Quite an extensive menu which was good to see, the food was lovely, we had the naughty but nice platter which was excellent, we both really enjoyed this. The...More

Thank Beef-Mc
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Always had delicious meals at the Kingarth, freshly made and worth a little wait at very busy times. Large selection on the specials board. Staff are always very welcoming and attentive.

Thank hettie57
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Wide ranging selection of excellent food, good selection for non-meat eaters. Large portions and doggy bags to prevent waste, great initiative.

Thank MrsBear15x4
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Went on one of our usual flying visits to Kingarth and as usual the hospitality and atmosphere were outstanding. Once again I was blown away by the standard of food, I had a venison fillet dish from the specials menu that cooked and presented to...More

Thank Franklin C
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Visited today with family for lunch having booked a table. We were seated for almost ten minutes before having to go to the bar to ask for menus. 5 minutes later we were asked for our drinks order then for our food order. We ordered...More

2  Thank DugJam
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely homely restaurant. Consistently good food served by well trained staff who are all friendly and efficient.

Thank sjp142
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We went here for dinner while visiting the island,after reading lots of positive reviews on trip advisor however we left feeling very unimpressed. We didn't book as our mobile phones had no signal at the cottage we were staying at. We arrived just after six...More

4  Thank Heather M
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 hotels in Isle of Bute
The Kingarth Hotel
153 reviews
.02 km away
Chandlers Hotel
315 reviews
7.46 km away
The Victoria Hotel
265 reviews
8.40 km away
Cannon House Hotel
114 reviews
8.49 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Frasers Bar
113 reviews
6.84 km away
The Dancing Midge Cafe
167 reviews
7.37 km away
The Harbour
140 reviews
6.86 km away
Nearby Attractions
Mount Stuart
921 reviews
3.48 km away
Ascog Hall Fernery and Garden
71 reviews
6.72 km away
Cathedral of the Isles
75 reviews
7.20 km away
Garrison House
63 reviews
7.34 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Kingarth Hotel Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kilchattan Bay, Kilchattan Bay PA20 9LU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Isle of Bute  >  Kilchattan Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 1700 831662
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing