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Coul House Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
British, Scottish, European
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Coul House Hotel, Contin IV14 9ES, Scotland
+44 1997 421487
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Gothenburg, Sweden
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want to experience a delicious dinner or a bountiful breakfast in a wonderfully furnished and tastefully decorated dining room, then this is well worth a visit. The menu affords a comprehensive choice for the pallet; the wine list is impeccably impressive, and the service is faultless and attentive. Definitely excellent value. Highly recommended!

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Thank whereliesyourtext
Gloucester, England, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

We have loved coul house since getting married here in 2014, so a couple of days to celebrate our anniversary HAD to be here. From the minute you arrive the warmth of genuine welcome is clear, guests are looked after and NOTHING seems too much , special mention goes to chris who personifies personal attention. The new menu created a... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

As guests in the hotel we enjoyed breakfast (included in tariff) and dinner over three days. Several guests were local and regulars at Coul House so there only for dinner.

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Lochboisdale, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

We ate in the dining room in the evening and nothing was too much trouble. The waiting staff were very attentive, but not intrusive, just perfect.

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Thank Mandy M
Calgary, Canada
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We loved this place! Service was amazing; food was delicious; wine was great. It was a fantastic experience!

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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144 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

My family and I visited coul house on a Saturday afternoon for some tea and cake. We had not booked and were seated no problem. Our tea came first followed by a long wait for our cakes so we had to ask for some fresh tea as it had gone cold whilst we waited. The cakes were good but the... More 

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Thank CSutherlandM
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49 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

I do not hesitate to say that this was definitely the best dinner we had up this end ! Historical ambiance, lovely surroundings, intimate service and delicious meal not to forget the superb choice of wines for the find diners. Very well priced too !

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Thank Ruth B
Potomac, Maryland
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us when we visited a local distillery. We were immediately struck by the beautiful gardens, and welcoming staff. We enjoyed tea and cocktails in the gazebo and took a short walk through the enchanted fairy and scary trail. When it started to rain we moved into the cozy bar and ordered from the varied menu.... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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204 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

Unfortunately we only stayed one night at the hotel but based on our experience will be back for longer. Dinner was superb and after three weeks touring Scotland I can honestly say it was up there with the best. The dining room was lovely and the only difficulty was deciding what to choose from the mouthwatering menu. There was a... More 

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Thank Tony G
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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174 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

The setting in the octagonal dining room is a huge advantage for dining here, but the food is also of very high quality. And it is imaginative. I had an appetizer of spiced beef with black pudding that does not in itself sound that appetizing, but was actually quite delicious. The beef was also of a high standard, but perhaps... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British, Scottish, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coul House Hotel, Contin IV14 9ES, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Ross and Cromarty  >  Contin
  • Phone Number: +44 1997 421487

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