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Ben Nevis Inn

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Claggan | Ben Nevis Inn and Bunkhouse, Fort William PH33 6TE, Scotland
+44 1397 701227
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Dining options: Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Well cosy, a great find

been here few times over years, maybe a bit difficult to find first time but you really must make the effort. get yer map out!) for walkers its very simply at the start/finish of the Ben Nevis main path. beers, and pub food all on offer. If your lucky it might be blowing a real hoolie outside which... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
ChilliAndGarlic
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Doncaster
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Doncaster
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68 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

been here few times over years, maybe a bit difficult to find first time but you really must make the effort. get yer map out!) for walkers its very simply at the start/finish of the Ben Nevis main path. beers, and pub food all on offer. If your lucky it might be blowing a real hoolie outside which adds to... More 

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Cheshire
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Visited Ben Nevis inn after coming down from Ben Nevis on a wet day so it was wonderful to find a warm and friendly environment .Only had a drink but the staff were very welcoming .

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Thank sashah
Fort William, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Ben Nevis Inn is an amazing pub in a great location. Had been in before for drinks, but never stayed for food. This time we came in just before the kitchen was about to close, as some of us had had a very long day on the mountain, but the staff were so kind to serve us anyway. Had... More 

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Warwickshire, United Kingdom
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137 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Would come again and again. Very good. Food Ace, staff marvelous, clean and tidy. Not to dear very comfortably priced.

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Fort William, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, efficient service. Good atmosphere reflecting its location at foot of Britain's highest mountain.

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Durand, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our bed and breakfast recommended to eat here. Best suggestion we had the whole time in Scotland. Food was beyond great! It was a little hard to find, but I think that added to the visit.

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Thank CelseyCW
Darlington, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this pub while having a first time explore around Fort William. Looked at all the reviews/pictures and decided this was the place for us. This lovely Inn did not disappoint. After driving down a beautiful scenic road you arrive at the start of the Ben Nevis walk. Here you can park up and pop into the Inn. The staff... More 

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Thank Samantha L
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ben Nevis Inn was recommended to my boyfriend by a friend.. Definitely didn't disappoint! Lovely staff who were very friendly! Food was very tasty, fresh and very good value for money! I recommend the burger!!!!! 🍔

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Thank ReviewbyR
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant.... amazing food... dont eat before you go.. loads of top quality food and a good menu choice.. staff are very warm and welcome you with open arms... beautiful log burner in the corner to keep us warm just what you need with the weather as it was when we were there... also some amazing pictures of the local stunning... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

Just back from Fort William for new year trip. Found this place while out walking. Had the best fish and chips ever and a nice pint of ale! Would definitely recommend. Lovely setting too.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Claggan | Ben Nevis Inn and Bunkhouse, Fort William PH33 6TE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Lochaber  >  Fort William
  • Phone Number: +44 1397 701227

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 28
  • Cuisine: British, Scottish, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine

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