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Clachaig Inn

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Ballachulish PH49 4HX, Scotland
1855811252
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good dinner choice

My husband, 2 year old daughter and I went for dinner here and all had a lovely meal. All the food was tasty and my daughter's portion was generous.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 10, 2015
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Antwerp, Belgium
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

We eat and drink here every time we are in Glencoe, which is rather often. Unfortunately since our last visit (autumn 2013) they refurbished the eating area and i'm afraid in my opinion the place has last a lot of its charm since. It now feels more like the IKEA restaurant than a walkers' pub. Some of the good stuff... More 

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Glasgow
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5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

My husband, 2 year old daughter and I went for dinner here and all had a lovely meal. All the food was tasty and my daughter's portion was generous.

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Dumfries
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We stopped off at The Clachaig Inn both on our trip north to Skye and again on the way home. My husband wanted to stop there purely because of the sign at this Inn that says "No Hawkers, No Campbells" (he's a MacDonald!) It was easily reached from the A82 along a single track road and there was ample parking.... More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

The Clachaig Inn is definitely my favourite place to have my meals while in Glencoe. Chef Davie is an uncredible guy: the food ios delicious! Taste everything, starting with the haggis! The board of whisky makes you smile! :) Just go there...

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

I have spent many a post walk/climb in this pub and would have recommended it to friends and family. However, in a recent trip, I had to send food back because it was frozen in the middle, only to be told by staff that the microwave was playing up. I didn't let it ruin my previously high opinion however and... More 

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Having been a few times before when visiting the area this place was still a must visit to take my friends to on a recent mountain holiday. Beautiful open fires and the brilliant jovial bar staff make for what could be an awesome atmosphere when it's a little busier. Being super early in the winter season meant it was pretty... More 

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Newquay, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Visited here every winter season I've been up there and it has never failed to disappoint. In a perfect location for climbers and walkers, great food and an excellent atmosphere, especially in February! If you've ever climbed or have aspirations to climb in the west highlands it really is a must visit.

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York, United Kingdom
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83 reviews 83 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Visited this establishment many times during the 90s. Came in here on the way to Fort William with the family. Same Ice Axe door handle took me right back. The layout was as before and the drinks and snacks as tasty as ever. Good to see that standards have not slipped. I peeked into the walkers bar at the back... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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111 reviews 111 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

I was in Glencoe for a training course and heard the Clachaig has its Christmas Party on whilst I was in the area. A quick email confirmed it didn't matter that I was on my own rather than in a group. The night in question was a really good evening, I was set on a table with some lovely people... More 

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Fife, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

The staff were very welcoming and were very accommodating to our very wet children and dog. Great ale and nice food. Rented the cottage they have in Ballachulish, Absolutely fantastic.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Ballachulish PH49 4HX, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Glencoe  >  Ballachulish
  • Phone Number: 1855811252

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Scottish

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