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Tigh Na Mara Hotel

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Sandhead $$ - $$$ , British,
Main Street, Sandhead DG99JF, Scotland
+44 1776 830210
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (8 reviews)
“prawns” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Sandhead DG99JF, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We sat outside and the staff were friendly and helpful and especially patient with our grandson. Food is average but a wide choice and good for family eating, not fine dining.

Thank Csdodds10
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in without booking for the early bird menu and the staff were able to fit us in but would recommend you book, as it gets very busy. Really good food, all our meals were perfect and enjoyed by all. Nice staff and child friendly....More

Thank SueScarborough
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely delicious food and dogs are welcome in the bar or outside beer garden. We ate in the garden which is round the back of the establishment and well away from traffic. Lots of lovely colourful flowers and very friendly staff.

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great meal here while staying at the caravan park closeby. Delicious seafood, beautifully presented. We came for the early deal and it was excellent value. Really family friendly as well. Decent wine list. Great location just minutes from the park, beach and a...More

Thank demipowell
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We were staying at the Self-catering house belonging to the hotel and decided to eat in the restaurant on two nights during our stay. What a wise choice! The food was excellent, the service was good in a friendly atmosphere and the staff could not...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Another wet day, but Tigh Na Mara is the place to dine and put a smile on your face whatever the weather. A great place to spend a lunch/ afternoon with superb food, great service and very good value for money. Our 5th visit and...More

Thank K R
NIF29, Owner at Tigh Na Mara Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Great honest feedback, wonderful! See you soon, 6th visit on the cards? You know how to find us, kindest regards, Team Tig

Reviewed 4 June 2017

We called in here many times on our latest visit to the area and the food is just outstanding. Some great values on the Lunchtime and Earlybird Menus. With having our dog and the weather being fine we ate outside in the sun trap at...More

Thank JOHN G
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We couldn't have been happier with our meal on Saturday night and the service that was offered. We were allowed to arrive early on the day to arrange balloons and dripmof a cake which was greatly appreciated. As well as that we had use of...More

Thank Eilish P
NIF29, Owner at Tigh Na Mara Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Thanks for your wonderful review, it was our pleasure being able to make your 70th Birthday celebrations so special. I have passed your comments onto the staff as I'm sure they will welcome your honest feedback. Many Thanks, Neil Fisher, Managing Director

Reviewed 19 May 2017

We had family visiting us from the South of England and so we decided to venture further out and try the Tigh Na Mara. We have not been for a few years but had heard excellent reviews so we went out for a family lunch...More

2  Thank stranraer_yokel
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

So we've been to this pub a few times sitting outside with the dogs after a beach walk. We decided to have food today as the weather was really nice! There is a vast amount of food options on the menu with a very good...More

Thank Midgley13
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Response from Bluesboy52 | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Junie0628 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry have only eaten there, can certainly recommend the food, I'm sure they must have hairdryers as owner has been in hotel business for many years.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Sandhead DG99JF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Mull of Galloway  >  Sandhead
  • Phone Number: +44 1776 830210
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