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The Upper Deck Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
British, Scottish, Steakhouse
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At the Ferry Inn, Scrabster KW14 7UJ, Scotland
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Fraserburgh, United Kingdom
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162 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a lovely dinner here on a Thursday evening and it was very busy. The food was very good and most of us had seafood. The fish was really fresh and well cooked and the portions were very generous. Prices were very reasonable as well. The service was very good considering how busy the place was.

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Wick, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to this restaurant for a family celebration. Have done so quite a few times before. usually it is really good but this time it was poor. Waiter came back shutout all our drinks, had to ask twice for one, didn't apologise, took our order, they had run of chicken pakora for a starter, our starters came were nice as... More 

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Thurso, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We both had a 3 course meal although shared the first which was Cullen Skink soup as it's a hearty meal by itself. If you are a visitor and wonders what Cullen slink is then you are in for a treat. It's a thick fish, potato, leek and cream soup 😋. The steaks are very tasty and well cooked. Plenty... More 

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Thank Mrfrows
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 20 April 2017

This was a lovely evening meal with beautiful food and huge portions. Staff were attentive and friendly

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Thank linda M
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Nice food although over priced in my opinion. Service was ok but could be more attentive. Decoration was badly dated, felt like I had walked on to the set of a 1980s sitcom. Would go back if the pricing policy was reconsidered.

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London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

To the Upper Deck in Scrabster for family supper. Smoked mussels and bacon strongly recommended ( not subtle, but delicious), rare fillet steak perfect. Perfectly drinkable Chilean Cabernet Sauvignon for £17.00 a bottle, lovely views over the ( fairly industrial) harbour as the evening faded, and very pleasant and helpful staff. Minor downside ( as someone with IBS and no... More 

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Thank Susie H
Durham, United Kingdom
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156 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

For a long time this restaurant has been well known for its steaks but now the menu has been expanded to include a wider range of dishes. Good food and good service - what more is there to say.

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Galashiels, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Four of us had a great meal at the Upper Deck. Excellent food and service, would recommend to anyone.

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Western Norway, Norway
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268 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Back for my third visit to The Upper Deck. Friendly staff, pretty good and quick service, a decent selection on the menu and the food is nice. Between the 3 of us we all had different starters and main courses: prawn cocktail, cullen skink and smoked mussels. All were scoffed, however I would say the cullen skink was a bit... More 

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stoney
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

On a cold winter's night... sitting looking out to the twinkling lights over a still harbour, what more could a girl ask for...?? A fabulous meal served in comfortable surroundings by a great team of staff. My party of four all ordered steaks of differing types, weights and cooking preferences and, as suggested to us by friends, we experienced the... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
British, Scottish, Steakhouse
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: At the Ferry Inn, Scrabster KW14 7UJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Caithness and Sutherland  >  Scrabster

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?