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The Old Boatyard

) #16 of 42 Restaurants in Arbroath $$ - $$$ Seafood, British,
The Harbour Visitor Centre Fishmarket Quay, Arbroath DD11 1PS, Scotland
+44 1241 879995
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Harbour Visitor Centre Fishmarket Quay, Arbroath DD11 1PS, Scotland
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Reviewed today

I've known Marco and his team for years and always enjoyed being there. When I organised a Scotland tour for my Lions Club in June, I decided to take them there for a treat - fresh seafood is rare at home in Bavaria... Although there...More

Thank Claudia W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Tasty and quick lunch. Very nice and clean decor! Maybe a bit on the pricey side. A nice option in Arbroath though.

Thank manparadigm
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely place in a enviable location . Staff were unwelcoming - we were handed some quite tatty menus and pointed to a table . They were by no means busy . I found the menu to be uninspiring and lacking in choice - for us...More

Thank alexpolizei
Reviewed 4 days ago

I went to the Boatyard this evening around 5.30 with my 89 year old mother who doesn't have a huge appetite. Fish and chips were £12.50. Mum got half a fish and no squashed peas.... her dish cost £10.50. By the time we added tea...More

1  Thank Sylvia C
Reviewed 5 days ago

Went for the two course at £13.50. Smokie chowder as a starter which wasn't too rich and had (thankfully) no bones! Haddock and chips to follow. Well cooked, very nice too. The staff were pleasant and the place was clean. Well worth a visit

Thank Superharrio
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Beautiful place. Beautiful situation. Even the food was quite good. Has all the potential to be absolutely incredible place to visit... BUT ...The staff lacked etiquette and left you standing or sitting with out a table or menu. When we asked a waiter for condiments...More

1  Thank Jill S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tried sundae and it was delicious. Nice cosy atmosphere and nice view. Definitely recommend for family as well.

Thank Ioannis F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly staff lovely fresh food great scenery light and airy close to the beach good cocktail list too

Thank leedskevin51
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good Resturant. Brilliant food loads of choices. First class service and attention to detail.. Highly recommend this facility.

Thank lezt45cdo
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

They specialize in chowder and it was really delicious. The main courses were fresh and reasonably priced. The servers were nice. The place offers great views of the harbor. Not a bad place for tasty seafood!

Thank Dana S
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Pat A
5 July 2017|
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Response from Sultan Y | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Apologies for the late reply. I think they do, and they also have a lunchtime menu, snacks etc.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Harbour Visitor Centre Fishmarket Quay, Arbroath DD11 1PS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Angus  >  Arbroath
  • Phone Number: +44 1241 879995
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