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Scalloway Hotel Restaurant

$$ - $$$Seafood, ,
Main Street, Scalloway ZE1 0TR, Scotland
+44 1595 880444
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lobster” (32 reviews)
“lamb” (21 reviews)
“turbot” (4 reviews)
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Seafood, Contemporary, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Scalloway ZE1 0TR, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There aren't too many places to indulge gastronauts on Shetland but this is definitely one of them. The bar to the hotel is just like any mid range pub, bar meals, football on the tv etc But walking through to the restaurant everything goes up...More

Thank YorkshireManinblack
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The bar was too full, so we went to the restaurant where indeed the menu was "completely different" and very classy! I had the lobster, my husband the venison and both were delicious and beautifully presented. Enthusiastic and very efficient staff.

Thank ilonamcdowell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We tried it our frist night and liked it so much we came back a second time. The menu and specials were great and the whisky selection was excellent

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Great restaurant. Staff are lovely - friendly and knowledgeable about their food/menu. Food very good

Thank Rumproof100
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

I went to Scalloway during my visit to Shetland. It was my first visit so I didn’t know the place and chose to stay in Lerwick. I had lunch at the restaurant before visiting the castle and the museum and the food was really excellent....More

Thank Philipets
Reviewed 4 October 2017

While at "A Taste of Shetland" one of the exhibitors recommended the Scalloway Hotel for lunch as we were visiting the area the following day. I chose the pie, nice soft meat, rich unctuous gravy, crisp pastry lid, fresh vegetables on the side. The chips...More

Thank Surveyor47
Reviewed 29 September 2017

First top marks for serving the complete restaurant menu in the bar as the restaurant was full. Service was excellent and although leisurely, because of aforementioned full restaurant, not a problem when you are warned in advance. Which I was. I stuck to the wonderful...More

Thank Stuart M
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Caroline and Peter are always friendly and welcoming which makes it a pleasure to visit. The service is great and the food is excellent whether it be served in the bar area or a meal in the lovely restaurant.

Thank rubygodden
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We ate at the place two consecutive nights, first night in the restaurant, second night in the pub. The place was really hopping both nights, so there was a bit waiting, but well worth it. First night we had the crab cake, the monkfish and...More

Thank KOE211
Reviewed 22 September 2017

We arrived on a Sunday lunchtime without a reservation. Really warm welcome. Good choice of dishes, both traditional Sunday Lunch and snacks. Excellent food. Really helpful staff. Good value for money

Thank Sheila R
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Kevin P
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I don't have the menu but I'm sure you can find pricing on their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Contemporary, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Scalloway ZE1 0TR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Shetland Islands  >  Mainland  >  Scalloway
  • Phone Number: +44 1595 880444
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  • This restaurant is at Scalloway Hotel
Two AA rosette restaurant showcasing local produce, particularly lamb, fish and shellfish
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