Eat out in Thurso


The restaurant at Forss House has a reputation as one of the finest in the North and is the only 2 AA Rosette restaurant in Caithness. Our Chefs use local produce from neighbouring estates and seas that surround us to create exquiste dishes.

Call us on 01847 861201 to speak to a member of our team to book your table 


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private parties

For a private dinner of up to 28 guests, the main dining room is a lovely option to celebrate your special occasion. A drinks reception can be held in our cosy bar before you are seated for supper. Our kitchen brigade can create bespoke menus.

Enquire about our celebrations or call us on 01847 861201 to speak to a member of our team


Please note that the house closes from 22nd December to 6th January for our annual winter break, but until then, we are here to help you herald the festive season with special dining and drams by the fireside!

We wil be serving an exquisite Winter Afternoon Tea and Festive Feasts until 22nd December. For our Christmas Party Menu, please see below, or for more information about Christmas at Forss House Hotel, click here...

christmas menu

Exclusively available 1st - 22nd December 

47.50 per person


Roasted butternut squash soup, truffle creme fraiche, toasted pumpkin seeds

Ham hock terrine, sourdough crouton, piccalilli

Scrabster scallops, black pudding, onion, crispy capers

Goats cheese mousse, tomato consomme, mint


Caithness beef fillet, braised shin, fondant potato, charred carrots, jus

Roasted turkey breast, stuffing, roast potatoes, roasted root vegetables, Brussel sprouts, jus

Seasonal vegetable & chickpea curry, flavoured rice

Baked Scrabster cod, smoked mussels, polenta, vine tomatoes, caper buerre noisette


Christmas pudding, brandy creme anglaise

Elderflower jelly, orange granita

Dark chocolate tart, creme fraiche ice cream

Tain Highland cheese collection, oatcakes, tomato chutney

Coffee & petit fours

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