The Pheasant

Why we love The Pheasant

The Pheasant, located in Sorbie near Wigtown in Galloway, is a restaurant that has gained popularity since its opening in 2015. With a reputation as a hidden gem, it has garnered a loyal following among locals and visitors alike. The husband and wife team behind The Pheasant, Andrea and Morag Cuomo, have worked hard to establish the restaurant in this rural area and have been recognized with prestigious accolades, including the South West Restaurant of the Year at the Scottish Food Awards in 2022 and the Restaurant of the Year at the 2019 Dumfries and Galloway Life Awards.

The menu at The Pheasant offers a combination of authentic Italian dishes, reflecting Andrea’s upbringing in Naples, and innovative recipes with unique twists. Guests can expect delicious and inspiring cuisine that showcases the richness of Italian culture. The Pheasant is open from Tuesday to Saturday, 5 pm to 10 pm. They also welcome dogs, making it a pet-friendly destination!

For more information about The Pheasant Sorbie, including contact details and a downloadable menu, please visit their website at