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John Carrigan's Eating House

3 Birkhall Road, Hamilton ML3 8BG, Scotland
+44 1698 285990
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 Birkhall Road, Hamilton ML3 8BG, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attended a surprise 80th Birthday with my wife and loads of friends. Service and food were to John Carrigans norrmal high standards. Everyone had an excellent night and returned home suitably fortified.

1  Thank SuperAccies
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely lunch, not rushed despite being busy. Thoroughly recommended and will be back soon. Ideal fir couples and families alike

1  Thank l55mcd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been to Carrigan's to eat many times. Never have a problem getting seated, although it's normally lunch I go for so not sure how busy it is at dinner times. The menu is great, something for everyone and the price of drinks isn't the...More

1  Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Haven't been to Carrigan's for a while but decided to go there instead of pub chain asked for 2 pints diet coke which when it came was 4 cans 2 poured & 2 open if we had been told it wasn't on draught we would...More

1  Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have eaten here on around 5 different occasions and every time it is absolutely perfect. The food is delicious and very reasonably priced. The portion sizes are just right and the selection is more than adequate. One thing I will say - Try the steak...More

1  Thank LabCouple
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate there earlier this evening and very disappointed with our main courses. Caledonian Chicken was like eating half cooked turnip. The chicken breast was to thick and could have been flattened to allow it to cook properly. My wife's main course was Chicken Milanaisse which...More

Thank Craig C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went last night for my daughter in laws 30th food was fantastic very busy but still efficient, our waiter was so lovely, didn't catch his name, light hair glasses(in pic), went above and beyond and very friendly, felt we left a lot of food but...More

1  Thank Carol-Ann G
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Came here on friday night very busy restaurant therefore service took a bit longer which was to be expected Menu got wide and varied choice i chose the chicken burrito and my partner had chicken tikka masala both enjoyable If you drink prosecco a bottle...More

Thank Anne N
Reviewed 28 January 2018

This is a very well known Hamilton resteraunt.The menu is varied and well balanced whatever your taste. Service is very efficient and friendly. One word of warning , the portions are of the hungry man size , so be very careful on your selection if...More

1  Thank 683robbie28
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Chose from the market place menu on offer from 12.00 until 4pm. 2 courses £8.95 and 3 courses £9.95 I think? Portion sizes much better as I always found main menu portions far too large. Food delicious as always . Steak pie to die for....More

1  Thank lewis107
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Response from johnod12 | Reviewed this property |
Dunno to be honest you could try another restaurant as I've never had anything remotely like cold cardboard here. I don't think it's on the menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Birkhall Road, Hamilton ML3 8BG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  South Lanarkshire  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +44 1698 285990
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