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The Pierhead Tavern

$$ - $$$, British,
Pier Head Tavern Shore Road | Lamlash, Isle of Arran, Lamlash KA27 8JN, Scotland
+44 1770 600418
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak pie” (21 reviews)
“haggis” (11 reviews)
“halloumi” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
Pier Head Tavern Shore Road | Lamlash, Isle of Arran, Lamlash KA27 8JN, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Arrived here to watch a Status Quo tribute band. Food was being served up until 9pm. I didn't sample it as we had already eaten but what we saw being served looked good. A lot of money has been spent to modernise the interior. Good...More

Thank mikehse
Reviewed 5 days ago

Enjoyed an excellent dinner here with my wife. Spotted the venue when we visited the seafront whilst touring the island. Overlooks Holy Island and parking no problem. We had to change our mealtime at the last minute due to a car problem and this was...More

Thank Fred B
ThePHTArran, Owner at The Pierhead Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Many thanks for taking the time to review us. We are very glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the pleasure of visiting over the weekend. Great staff,very friendly. Food was fantastic. Veggie haggis burger and nut roast lunch was outstanding. Great selection of beers and whisky too. Can't wait to get back. Thanks.

Thank Colin C
ThePHTArran, Owner at The Pierhead Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Lovely review, glad you enjoyed our vegetarian meals.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch and evening meals here while on Arran.On both occasions the food was lovely,freshly cooked and tasty. Reasonably priced too.The kids enjoyed the food too. Staff very pleasant.

Thank Faymar_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cracking pub for food and drink! We'd a great Saturday afternoon and evening with a fantastic live band too!

Thank Douglas P
ThePHTArran, Owner at The Pierhead Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad you enjoyed your visit! Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had good food (lasagne, pineapple and rum crumble), good service and a pleasant evening the first night we called here without booking. On our next visit a few nights later, for which we'd booked, we had a long wait for our table, and an...More

Thank gapdreamer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food with good Gluten Free options and good beers and a fine selection of whiskies. In short a great pub.

Thank Jimbhoy1
ThePHTArran, Owner at The Pierhead Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Typical pub serving variety of drinks and food, Interior was rustic with modern furniture.good crowd

Thank Russell D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife & I ate here last night 30th September. My wife had gluten free fish & chips and I had steak pie, both were delicious. The lady we spoke to said that most of their food was GF or could be adapted. The bar...More

2  Thank Jim C
ThePHTArran, Owner at The Pierhead Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for a lovely review!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The better of the 2 places we ate in this village. The Tavern found us a table despite being busy, so again booking is advised. Beers are on the expensive side and so I am sort of glad it was not my local... Food was...More

Thank N9eav
ThePHTArran, Owner at The Pierhead Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us.

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Nick B
24 July 2017|
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Response from ThePHTArran | Property representative |
We are dog friendly and have a section of tables across the bar and into the pool table that we allow dogs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 16
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pier Head Tavern Shore Road | Lamlash, Isle of Arran, Lamlash KA27 8JN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Isle of Arran  >  Lamlash
  • Phone Number: +44 1770 600418
  • E-mail
Description
The Pierhead Tavern is situated in a beautiful location overlooking Lamlash Bay and Holy Island. A rooftop terrace provides the ideal viewpoint along with 80 covers inside to dine on our chef's delicious home cooked food. Live music every Saturday night & Sunday afternoon. Three real ale pumps along with numerous whiskys!
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