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The Badachro Inn

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Badachro, Gairloch IV21 2AA, Scotland
01445731255
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Dining options: Dessert, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 63
    Excellent
  • 43
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 13
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Amazing setting

Have thoroughly enjoyed the good quality food and stunning views from the Badachro Inn. Sitting out in the evening sun on the decked area looking out over the bay with a glass of wine in your hand is hard to beat !

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 18, 2015
Emmalucy2004
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Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Bar scene
  • Romantic
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148 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Great food, great people, great location. Very welcoming to our two spaniels and the food was delicious. Took a walk from Redpoint afterwards to walk off our delicious lunch

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 via mobile

Have thoroughly enjoyed the good quality food and stunning views from the Badachro Inn. Sitting out in the evening sun on the decked area looking out over the bay with a glass of wine in your hand is hard to beat !

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Glossop, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

In advance of our visit we had perused the sample menu on the Badachro Inn website, and were very much looking forward to sampling the local seafood with locally brewed real ales. Our first disappointment came when we were faced with a much reduced menu and the predictable range of keg beers. The landlord explained that the full range of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

My husband, toddler and myself dropped in one lunch time out of the holiday 'season' and were blown away with this gem of place. We have already set motion plans to return to wonderful Gailoch and this is 100% on the list of dinner hotspots to introduce our friends to who will be joining us. The owner (we only met... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014 via mobile

We come up to this area every year and have never been in for food before, only drinks so after failing to get phone reception to make a booking we drove down on a freezing cold, rainy Thursday night. To our amazement the place was almost fully booked but we managed to get a small table near the bar. The... More 

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London, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We spent a week in Gairloch, and three of our six lunches in the area were at this lovely place. The seafood broth (a sort of West Highland version of Bouilllabaise) was astonishingly good, and the view, whether in pouring rain (late October in the west highlands - I'd have been disappointed if it hadn't rained ferociously!) or in lovely... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Situated by the harbour on an open sea loch the Inn is an old seafarers pub. It has a a coulorful history. You can eat inside or outside with wonderful views over the loch and the harbour. It serves excellent real ale, and the food is good value and excellently cooked. The locals are great (watch out for the superstars... More 

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Yelverton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

In a lovely spot overlooking a sheltered harbour, there is an outside terrace and a conservatory restaurant. The pub is small and does get very busy. previous review have suggested the food is poor, but we ate twice in the same week and had good local food and well presented meals both times. Local beers too. It is not a... More 

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England, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We came here on a beautiful sunny evening and wanted to linger in the bay, stopped for drinks on their wonderful terrace (highly recommended) and got hungry...big mistake. I ordered smoked mussels to start, which I later realised were from Loch Fyne. 200 miles away. Bear in mind that there is a local fisherman based by the slipway next door.... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We arrived here really looking forward to our meal, we took a chance but only due to having a 5 year old and 8 month old to deal with whilst eating out. We arrived for 6pm meal I ordered ahead of all other tables as we were there first but for some unfortunate reason our food took over an hour!... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Badachro, Gairloch IV21 2AA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Gairloch  >  Badachro
  • Phone Number: 01445731255

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 61

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Romantic

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