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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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Reviews (191)
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1 - 10 of 191 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago 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 1 week ago

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

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We were on holiday staying about an hour away but after reading reviews we thought it was worth popping over, we took our dog for a walk on Sandhead beach then found a table in the garden for lunch. The weather was glorious, clear blue...More

2  Thank mrsnoops
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Lovely staff and good food, really enjoyed our evening very nice clean surroundings and excellent service

Thank dot785
Reviewed 23 April 2017

First visit in 30 plus years. I was back in my "home" town on a short visit and we popped in for lunch. I was impressed by the standard of the restaurant and the choice on the menu. I would recommend the Tigh Na Mara...More

Thank alastairmonteith
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Holiday house was fantastic home from home didn't need anything else. The layout of the house was great especially the sitting room being upstairs the views where beautiful. The restaurant food was excellent friendly people. Would advise to try and visit very peaceful.

Thank Simon H
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hi are dogs allowed in the bar area. Thank you
1 May 2017|
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Response from Bluesboy52 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure
Michael S
Hi, do the rooms have hairdryers, do they have a kettle.
19 August 2016|
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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, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
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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