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Re-opening 26 April. We now offer delivery on bottles of all our own Five Kingdoms Brewery beers. £32 per case delivered for any beers to anywhere on mainland UK (that includes £7 delivery for one case, but new reduced delivery rates are £11 for two cases, £15 for three cases and £18 for four cases.) Contact by phone or Facebook @Isleharbour or see our website - Check with pub for details.

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Steam Packet Inn

Harbour Row
Isle of Whithorn

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Opening Times

MondayMidday - 10.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 10.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 10.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 10.00 pm
FridayMidday - 10.00 pm
SaturdayMidday - 10.00 pm
SundayMidday - 10.00 pm

Meal Times

12 - 3, 5 - 8

About the Pub

Traditional and historic family-run hotel overlooking the scenic harbour and surrounding area. Welcoming visitors and locals alike, this idyllic establishment offers great food, good ale and quality accommodation, all at a reasonable price. Families and pets are welcome and the hotel caters for boating visitors, especially in the summer months. The public bar has stone walls and a multifuel stove, and there are pictures of the village and maritime traditions and events throughout. Four guest ales from a wide variety of breweries and up to four in house ales from Five Kingdoms Brewery, plus in-house bottle-conditioned ales and some font dispensed Craft 'in house' beers, are available in both bars. They offer a 1/3 pint tasting platter at no extra cost. The extensive food menu features local produce, and is served in the main bar, dining room and the rear conservatory which overlooks a natural rock garden. The Sunday hot buffet is a speciality and the Thursday steak night is popuar. A snack menu is offered from 2pm tyo 6pm Friday to Sunday. Special B&B rates for CAMRA members are offered. Wigtownshire Pub of the Year 2019.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 1 regular beer.

  • Morland Old Speckled Hen

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 7 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Five Kingdoms Brewery --varies--
  • Fyne Ales --varies--
  • Kelburn --varies--

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Steam Packet Inn, Isle of Whithorn


  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    Waulkmill Muckle Toon Rosie.

  • MemberDiscountScheme Member Discount Scheme

    Special B&B rates for members.

  • CaskMarque Cask Marque Accredited
  • Quiet Quiet Pub


  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Pub Garden
  • Parking Parking

    At rear.

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Accommodation Accommodation
  • Games Traditional Pub Games
  • LiveMusic Live Music


  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Restaurant Restaurant Area
  • SeparateBar Separate Bar
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • SportsTV Sports TV

    In bar.

  • WiFi Wifi

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Steam Packet Inn

Harbour Row
Isle of Whithorn

Sat Nav Reference

54.698898, -4.362380


  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes

Nearby Bus Routes (350m)

415, 416


On B7004 from Whithorn

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