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Marine Bistro

Harbour Street | Strathclyde, Tarbert PA29 6, Scotland
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good34%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“ham cheese” (2 reviews)
“haggis” (3 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, British, American, Scottish
Harbour Street | Strathclyde, Tarbert PA29 6, Scotland
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Reviews (61)
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1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had lunch there last Sunday and we both had an Omelette, I can honestly say it was the best Omelette that I have had, light, fluffy, tasty and served with chips which were really good The service is first class, it was not the...More

Thank Veronica W
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Following the lack of service at Ca Dora, we settled in this Bistro.....I'd actually stopped and had coffee here the previous Saturday on my initial journey from Glenrothes to Tayinloan....! There were 5 of us 3 adults and 2 teenagers and we had good attentive...More

Thank jimboSaundersfoot
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Had a full Scottish breakfast which kept us going for the rest of the day. Good value and service. It's right at the harbour and very busy.

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Marine Bistro, Tarbert, Argyll We’d crossed Loch Fyn - catching the ferry from Portavadie just before mid-day - to take in the annual fish-food fair held in Tarbert for the first week-end of July each year. True to form, it was raining - not heavily,...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Nipped in for a cup of tea when i was at the viking festival was good,nice view of the harbour and cake was very nice yes I would go back.

Thank Ginga N
Reviewed 4 July 2017

The Marine Bistro is full of people most of the time. There is a wide selection of food on the menu, all of which can be taken away upon request.

Thank Teresa M
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Having tried a nearby establishment where we were curtly informed "No food before 1 pm (!?) I was delighted to find the Marine Bistro. This bistro is located in a poorly- maintained building in a prominent position on the harbour front. I believe the building...More

Thank incongru
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Very nice coffee (I only drink filter/espresso and despise Costa) and a great breakfast - I had the veggie breakfast but with real Haggis (no raised eyebrows!) though I pinched some bacon off my friends plate (he had 3 or 4 rashers) and it was...More

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Call in as one of the stops on our Scottish. Looking for a snack rather than going back to the ship. Wife choose apple pie. The apples were average but the pastry terrible. I choose a Lorne sausage bap, firstly the waitress did not know...More

Thank Ian F
Reviewed 20 March 2017

excellent coffee, a warm welcome, good food, heartily recommended, a broad and varied menu. lunch was generous and tasty.

Thank lugs11
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, British, American, Scottish
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harbour Street | Strathclyde, Tarbert PA29 6, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Kintyre Peninsula  >  Tarbert
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