Dining In

Evening Menu

Due to popular demand the Evening Menu is back!

This service is offered from 5 to 8pm where you can enjoy some local produce with a glass of wine or bubbly while watching the sunset from your own private outdoor decking area. 

Booking in advance is required as all ingredients are bought as fresh as possible.

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Evening Menu

This service is available from 5pm to 8pm daily. Advance ordering is required, to be able to keep all produce as fresh as possible and maintain a 5 star service throughout.

SMALL SHARING BITES FOR 2 PERSONS - £30 per chosen dish

(A 125ml glass of Wine or Bubbly can be added for £5 per person or a 250ml carafe of Port for £10 for 2 persons to share.)

BLINI PLATTER

12 blinis topped with horseradish crème fraiche and local smoked salmon

MINI COLD ANTIPASTI PLATTER

A selection of cold meats and salami served with a chutney and warm bread

MINI CHEESE PLATTER

A selection of 3 cheeses served with chutney, olives and homemade oatcakes

SMOKED SALMON PATE

Ardtorna’s Paté served with chutney and homemade oatcakes

MUSSEL POT

1kg of Mussels steamed in a creamy garlic sauce served with oven baked bread.

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MAIN SHARING MEALS FOR 2 PERSONS

Including a 70cl Bottle of Wine or Bubbly - £75 per chosen Platter

LARGE CHEESE PLATTER

A selection of 8 cheeses served with salad, chutneys and homemade oatcakes

LARGE ANTIPASTI PLATTER

A selection of salamis and hot bites served with salad, chutneys and warm bread

EXTRA LARGE MUSSEL POT
2kg of Mussels steamed in a garlic creamy sauce served with oven baked bread

STIR FRY
A stir fry with a choice of prawns, beef or chicken served with prawn crackers

COLD SEAFOOD PLATTER

Seafood paté, peppered mackerel, prawn parcels, and local smoked salmon served with oven baked bread

AFAGATO

Coffee, with ice cream on the side and a liqueur of your choice ( £7 each )

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Eating Out/Transportation

Listed below are a number of local restaurants that can be personally recommended.

Private transportation to and from restaurants can be arranged through Ardtorna by calling Mr Jimmy Robertson on 07584 177132.

Return Prices for 2024

  • Ardtorna to The Old Inn - single £20.70, journey back if after 10pm - £25
  • Ardtorna to Pierhouse - single £24, journey back after 10pm - £28
  • Ardtorna to Oban - single £28.50, journey back after 10pm - £34
  • Ardtorna to Eriska - single £18, journey back after 10pm - £22

There are many good eating places in the area and whilst this list is by no means exhaustive, I would rate them to be amongst the better ones:

ISLE OF ERISKA HOTEL AND SPA

Isle of Eriska, by OBAN, 01631 720371
A wonderful award winning five star gold hotel offering a table d’hote and a tasting menu. (This is my favourite place to dine for a special occasion.)
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EEUSK

OBAN, 01631 565666
Restaurant with a superb view over the bay in a modern setting serving fresh seafood.
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COAST

OBAN, 01631 569900
Award winning restaurant offering a varied selection. The 'Early Bird' menu, served up to 6.30 p.m. is great value for money. Website »

THE MANOR HOUSE

OBAN, 01631 562087
This splendid, formal restaurant offers superb food in an up-market setting.
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PIAZZA

OBAN, 01631 563628
Busy Italian restaurant on the south pier.
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OYSTER INN

Connel, by OBAN 01631 710666
A super little Inn with sea views near Connel Bridge, serving good value food.
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THE OLD INN

Appin, 01631 730186
An atmospheric traditional inn serving the best steaks in the area.
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THE PIERHOUSE

Appin, 01631 730302
Great food and a lovely 15 minute scenic drive from Ardtorna.
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