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Golfers Bar, Rothesay

3 East Princes Street | Rothesay, Rothesay, Scotland
+44 1700 502095
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Super friendly and VERY dog-friendly

The welcome was delightful and all of my doggie's needs were anticipated with a big bowl of fresh... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jude M
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Rothesay, United Kingdom
Great find

Really enjoyed this wee place. Friendly staff, quick service despite it being busy and Tommy, the... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
Jim T
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Hamilton, United Kingdom
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Built in 1901, this pub retains most of its refitting from c.1930, in Glasgow Art Nouveau style. The public bar has an impressive mirrored gantry with stained glass cupboard fronts and ten drawers, a long bar counter, and extensive panelling. The Golfers bar is a family friendly pub with a childs license up till 8pm. The Golfers often hosts live music on Friday and Saturday nights. The Golfers accepts pets and we offer bowls of water and treats too!
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  • Very good31%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
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“snug” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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3 East Princes Street | Rothesay, Rothesay, Scotland
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+44 1700 502095
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The welcome was delightful and all of my doggie's needs were anticipated with a big bowl of fresh water and a treat. Just an lovely place to sit and relax near the seafront of Rothesay.

Thank Jude M
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Tommy-Scotland, Owner at Golfers Bar, Rothesay, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jude, We are glad that you enjoyed your time in the Golfers Bar. We are glad that we met the needs of your dog also (very important)! Hope to see you again!

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed this wee place. Friendly staff, quick service despite it being busy and Tommy, the singing barman is a delight. Stop in for a pint.

Thank Jim T
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Tommy-Scotland, Owner at Golfers Bar, Rothesay, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jim, Thanks for taking the time to review us. Glad you enjoyed your time in the pub! Hope to see you again soon! Tommy.

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Reviewed 26 March 2018

Revisuted this old pub in march old gas heaters on ceiling snug seating in front of bar this bar was opened in 1921 the manager was so friendly even remembered my old mate who lived here. Good beer and good company fantastic old pub

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Tommy-Scotland, Owner at Golfers Bar, Rothesay, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi markgrant, Thank you for taking the time to review the Golfers Bar! We are glad that you had a good experience and will be glad to welcome you again! Tommy.

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Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Best pub in Rothesay Tommy the singing barman is an absolute leg end. Decent locals decent beers and a genuinely friendly place

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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Was in the Golfers for a drink and to shelter from the rain. Once rain was off I went for a chippy I was standing outside in the rain. Tommy the barman chapped the window and waved me in and said come in once back...More

2  Thank David B
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Reviewed 23 November 2016

This was a comfortable pub with a warm welcome on a very cold day. I tried a bottle from the local brewery and thought it an excellent brew. My first port of call if I'm able to visit the island again.

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Reviewed 14 November 2016

In to relax after a hard day sailing force 8, 40 knot winds.......had the wee snug forour group of 6 sailors.I wasn't drinking alcohol and was given a very welcomed mug of tea......thank-you so much...what a lovely gesture!!!

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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Good spot for a few beer and to watch live football!! Bar was packed on the day we were in with a great atmosphere. Service from Tommy the barman was excellent. Decor is traditional old school Scottish pub.. Will definitely visit again next time in...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Great location in the centre of the town, walking distance from The Glenburn Hotel where I always stay & beside ferry terminal, Great staff. #Rothesay #isleofbute #alvintey

1  Thank Zheng M
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

Nice pub, lovely atmosphere with wonderful Bute ale. Try it. It is an old fashioned pub situated in the heart of the town.

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