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The Ruby

West Clyde Street, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Helensburgh, Scotland
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good24%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“satay” (4 reviews)
“chow mein” (3 reviews)
“crispy beef” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
West Clyde Street, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Helensburgh, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The restaurant was spotlessly clean. We received a really warm welcome had a table overlooking the estuary with views over to port Glasgow and greenock which was lovely all lit up. The food was tasty and well presented and more than enough . Very well...More

Thank Estelle B
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Visited tonight, food vile and staff extremely rude. The horrible dish was sweet and sour chicken with no batter. Basically boiled dry chicken with a red vinegar sauce. All you could taste from the sauce was Chinese vinegar. They came and took the plates away,...More

1  Thank foody237
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Had a meal here tonight 14th sept 2017 . We got a window seat and the view was lovely , staff were friendly and very attentive didnt harras us even though the restaurant was quite quiet . The food was amazing very good value for...More

Thank fiona b
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We arrived without a booking and we were put in the corner booth between the window booths and side wall booths. As such after giving our initial order after a period we saw lots of people who had arricved after us get their food served...More

Thank Brian7392
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Visited the ruby last night great welcome good service had a booth at the window lovely view so far so good now to the food had salt n pepper spare ribs lovely followed by combination satay unusual not to have king prawn in the combination...More

Thank jamed S
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

My family always eat at this restaurant and have done for many years. I live in Ireland and always go here when I visit home. The starters are amazing and I always get Beef Tam style. The food has always been lovely. The views are...More

Thank mrsnkenna
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend were in here last Friday for lunch on our day off work and we can not fault the staff, food or venue everything was excellent. The food was excellent quality and quantity for the price you pay, staff are very friendly...More

Thank Drew O
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

I used to take my girlfriend here in the 80's. Has it changed? Not really. It still has that marvellous view over the River Clyde for the five or so tables lucky enough to get the window seats. The decor seems the same too. Although,...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Family Dinner for our Ruby wedding anniversary . Seating fine with lovely views . Food poor . Salt and pepper chicken pieces and ribs really dried out . Mains, Curry , King Po , both pretty tasteless . Kids menu, good though . Felt way...More

Thank Rolosgranny
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely staff, food was cooked nicely. Family enjoyed a mix of chicken chow main, chicken fried rice, salt & pepper chips, chicken, curry sauce, chicken balls. Staff kindly gave us a free 2lt bottle of Irn Bru.

Thank 124hughie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 30
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West Clyde Street, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Helensburgh, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park  >  Helensburgh
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