Yan's Kitchen

Yan's Kitchen
Main Street, Port Charlotte, Isle of Islay, Argyll and Bute, PA48 7UD
  • Telephone 01496 850230
  • Opening times Tue–Sat 10.30am–10pm; Sun 11am–4.30pm. Closed Mon.
  • Food served Tue–Sat noon–3pm, 5.30–9pm; Sun 11am–3.30pm. Closed Mon.
  • Email
  • Website www.yanskitchen.co.uk

Once known as Croft Kitchen, Yan's opened in March 2014 and serves an eclectic, crowd-pleasing mix of everything from light lunches - sandwiches, soups, pate and salads - to diversely inspired main meals, including mac n' cheese, a substantial seafood platter and locally-sourced meat grills. Seafood is a focal point, with a catch of the day, seafood specials, hand-dived scallops and a tapas menu which highlights Argyll meat and fish. Family friendly, there's a children's play area in the loch-side grounds, and views across Loch Indaal.

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Reviews & features

An island guide to Islay, affectionately known as 'the Queen of the Hebrides'

22 May 2014

Or, as it’s even more affectionately known to whisky fans, ‘the one with all the distilleries on it’

For anyone who enjoys a good single malt, this island in the Scottish inner Hebrides (the most southerly one, just west of the Mull of Kintyre, and south of Jura) is essentially a very picturesque whisky theme park. There are eight working whisky…