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The Islander Bar

4 Bridgend Street, Rothesay PA20 0HU, Scotland
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Great little pub

Came here for a few drinks on a Saturday, a lot more busy than most other pubs in the area were... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
traveller201777
,
Stirling, United Kingdom
via mobile
Lovely pub

This is a lovely pub with good decor and atmosphere. Bar staff friendly and chatty and the lighting... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2017
Hazelmct
,
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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2 Jan 2018
“Great little pub”
5 Oct 2017
“Lovely pub”
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4 Bridgend Street, Rothesay PA20 0HU, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Came here for a few drinks on a Saturday, a lot more busy than most other pubs in the area were. Drinks were reasonably priced (£3.20 a pint) and staff were very friendly. The juke box swallowed my money twice and the bar man put...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2017

This is a lovely pub with good decor and atmosphere. Bar staff friendly and chatty and the lighting was not too bright which made the venue feel more cosy and relaxing. We tried a few other pubs in Rothesay but this was our favourite as...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2017

Went with a friend's daughter who is working on the Isle. This is where she goes with the people she has met. Good service.

Thank Janet K
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

My music partner an I were on the Island to play a gig elsewhere on Sat6th August and went into the Islander for a beer, we were quickly invited to play if we felt like it and we had a great afternoon as a result,...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

After a long cold and rather wet day sailing we chose to spend the night on the isle of Bute, mooring at Rothesay marina. In need of drying out and liquid refreshment we ventured into Rothesay, stumbling by chance onto the Islander Bar. From the...More

2  Thank Stuart S
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Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Islander bar amazing good atmosphere great service and the owners very accomadating dont have to wait long for service at all

Thank Gary N
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Reviewed 4 March 2016

Very friendly bar staff. Lovely warm well maintained fire. Good choice of drinks. Good atmosphere. Good mix of people. We are always made to feel welcome.

Thank nicolajane7
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