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Gaan Oot

Eating Out

The Lynnfield Hotel & Restaurant Daily lunches 12 noon – 1.45pm, Dinner 6pm – 8.45pm, morning and afternoon tea and coffee with home bakes

Ayre Hotel July Sunday Special, 2 courses only £9.95 served 12 noon – 2pm

West End Hotel Serving evening meals Monday – Sunday 5pm – 9pm (8pm Sundays), Weekend lunches 12 noon – 2.30pm, Early Bird Menu Monday – Thursday 5pm – 6.30pm

St Ola Hotel Full Menu Served 12 noon – 9pm daily (12 noon – 8pm Saturdays)

Trenabies Serving hot and cold beverages and food all day, Mon – Sat, 8.30am – 5.30pm and Sunday 11am – 4pm

Kirkwall Hotel Book a meal at The Kirkwall and enjoy a drink in the newly refurbished Highland Park bar

Sands Hotel Open every day, lunches 12 noon – 2pm and evenings 5.30pm – 9pm

Murray Arms Hotel Food served 12 noon – 3pm and 6pm – 9pm

Orkney Hotel Join our world of whisky, food and hospitality.  Lunches 12noon – 2pm, Bar suppers 5.30pm – 9.30pm, Dinners 6pm – 9.30pm

Eviedale Bakehouse & Bistro Open Thursday – Saturday 5pm – 9pm, serving fresh sourdough pizza, booking essential

Lucano Takeaways, A la carte menu, Kids’ parties, Lunch deal, see advert in The Orcadian for more details


Loft Gallery Art Exhibition by Sheena Graham-George, 6th July – 20th August, Mon – Sat, 10am – 5pm

Thursday, 18th July

Orkney Archaeology Society Swandro and the Sea with Dr Steve Dockrill and Dr Julie Bond, King Street Halls, 7.30pm

Saturday, 20th July

Holm 70th Anniversary Regatta Registration at 9.30am

Dounby Lifeboat Guild Jumble Sale, Masonic Hall, 10am – 5pm and Sunday 10am – 4pm

Royal British Legion Kirkwall Braelanders, 9pm start

Sunday, 21st July

Ness of Brodgar Special Sunday, 11am – 4pm, tours, demonstrations, loads of activities.  Neolithic fun for all the family!

Thursday, 25th July

Orkney Volleyball AGM, Kirkwall Grammar School, 6pm

Orkney Archaeology Society Archaeology under the Microscope with Dr Jo McKenzie, St Magnus Centre 7.30pm

Monday, 29th July

Hope Cohousing St Margaret’s Hope, open day to hear about Orkney’s first Senior Co-housing project, Marengo Centre, 3pm – 8pm, everybody welcome

Tuesday, 30th July

Birsay Heritage Trust AGM, in the Boardroom at Birsay Hall, 7pm

Thursday, 1st August and Friday, 2nd August

Orkney Sailing Club The Piano Bar @ The Girnel, Jose Luis Altamirano plays the big hits, bar open from 7pm, music from 9pm

Friday, 2nd August and Saturday, 3rd August

Orkney Sailing Club Preliminary Notice for Kirkwall Regatta

See The Orcadian Gaan Oot page for more information on all these events



















































































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