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Luigi's Restaurant

Castle Street, Dornoch IV25 3SN, Scotland
+44 1862 810893
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster” (42 reviews)
“linguine” (31 reviews)
“chorizo” (19 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Castle Street, Dornoch IV25 3SN, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had lunch here while visiting the quaint town of Dornach and loved it. I had a grilled Panini with some hot tea which hit the spot on a cold rainy day! Lots of fresh baked goods to choose from with great friendly service!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ranger145
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

Very good welcoming from the owner who made things right for us even every table were busy. Good food.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Alain_ce_heros
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

We had lunch at Luigi's today on a drive up north to Golspie. The restaurant came recommended by the Royal Golf Club hotel. The interior is modern and decorated elegantly and the hosts are very friendly and attentive without being intrusive. Food was delicious with...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank nicandjul
Reviewed 23 October 2018

a superb modern bistro with a quirky maitre D. in shorts!! always busy and full of happy noise of folk enjoying excellent cuisine served with humour and skill. the seafood is my favorite-- lobster or languistine are great but for the hungry golfer the seafood...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank email961
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Very nice restaurant the food was very good ,crab cakes were delicious as was the cod dish I had . The restaurant was very busy but the girls serving were very friendly and helpful..I would do something with the lighting it is far to bright...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Skye8690
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Warm a d welcoming, we where served by the owner Chris. I had the tempura prawns, lobster and ending with sticky toffee pudding couldn't fault the meal. My husband had chicken liver pate then the same as myself.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dorothy P
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Tasty Lunch and great atmosphere ❤️ We were eating with friends lots of choice. The specials are always good with a great variety 😊

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Mrs-D-Mackay-1606
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Had lunch here mid September. Very impressed with the decor, service and food. The presentation of the food was very professional. No hesitation in recommending this fine eatery and will definitely return when next in Dornoch.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank R9418NGianw
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Terrific meal at Luigi's. Were welcomed by the owner, Chris, and had a glass or two of the local scotch whiskey (Old Pulteney) that was very good. My wife and I constantly shared two plates for dinner, including linguini with prawns and scallops, and beef...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Our second visit to this great restaurant. All food is freshly prepared and is sooo tasty. Husband had the crab cake salad (and other fish) and said it was delicious. I had coffee and cake, as I had just been to the dentist! The coffee...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank comfortlovers
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Eilidh F
14 July 2017|
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Response from AlanW911 | Reviewed this property |
Please go to their Web site.
Ali S
14 September 2016|
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Response from Scotexile | Reviewed this property |
In the summer there are two or three tables outside on the pavement. We have eaten there when we have had our wee dog with us.
Ali S
14 September 2016|
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Response from JohnMcK9Tay | Reviewed this property |
Ali - That is a wonderful question. Whereas I can not give a definitive answer, my hypothesis is that if your dog is tiny and well behaved as stated, they would be a welcome guest. The dedication and focus on service was... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Street, Dornoch IV25 3SN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Caithness and Sutherland  >  Dornoch
  • Phone Number: +44 1862 810893
  • E-mail
Luigi Is A Modern & Friendly Restaurant Centrally Located In The Charming Northern Scottish Coastal Town Of Dornoch.by Day We Are A Cafe Serving Lavazza Coffee, Homemade Cakes & Soups, Fresh Salads, Seasonal Specials By Night Our Menu Is Contemporary European With An Emphasis On Scottish Seafood & Locally Sourced Ingredients.
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