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The Upper Crust

$$ - $$$French,
88A West Clyde Street, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Helensburgh G84 8BB, Scotland
+44 1436 678035
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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7:00 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
French, Scottish
$$ - $$$
88A West Clyde Street, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Helensburgh G84 8BB, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the best place to eat in Helensburgh, fabulous food, great service and friendly staff. Upper Crust is a must if you want a great meal at a very reasonable price.

Thank anneF865LP
Reviewed 1 October 2017

WOW! Great meal, great service. Mary & Roger, were fantastic. Had arranged this for my daughters birthday and the friendliness of their approach was so comfortable. As we were eating early they accommodated all my requests, the service of the party of 24, was efficient....More

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

As we walked through the door of the 'Upper Crust', I felt like we were stepping back in time to 1970. The decor is eclectic and quirky and wouldn't look out of place in the film Withnail and I'! However do not let this put...More

1  Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Three of us ate dinner here on a Thursday evening. I have eaten here a couple of times before several years ago and had always enjoyed the experience and the food. For starters we had venison koftas, prawns in gin batter, scallops on black pudding....More

Thank suzmac777
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have eaten here many times and unfortunately due to life etc we had "forgotten" about this place. We reintroduced ourselves today to this fine place (28 May 17) and were not disappointed, yet again. The food, wine, ambience and the family...More

Thank ScottHird
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Tucked away up an alley off the seafront is a delightful restaurant that is easily missed but shouldn't be, so seek it out. The Upper Crust has good food, nice wine and decor and music that add a dash of theatricality to the meal. This...More

Reviewed 31 January 2017

The food in this place is amazing. I had a fish pie and my husband had a special of lamb chops. I was thoroughly appreciative that my fish pie wasn't blasted in a microwave and was literally steaming hot till the last bite. The service...More

Thank LizzyWiggin
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Always an interesting and varied menu. Good, knowledgeable service and best music (almost) ever. great atmosphere and interesting décor and artifacts.

Thank millarnc
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Small restaurant run by husband and wife team,fantastic food reasonable prices great atmosphere. If you like a place that's wee bit different from the norm you'll love this place.

Thank ian b
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Forgot how good this place was, delicious food in a quirky, cosy atmosphere, with great music. Not in pristine condition but it's shabby chic is part of its charm. Love it, I'll be back!

Thank brendafrew
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 12 - USD 46
French, Scottish
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88A West Clyde Street, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Helensburgh G84 8BB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park  >  Helensburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 1436 678035
Good Food in a relaxed atmosphere. Great ambience for family gatherings or romantic evenings.
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