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British, Scottish, Pub
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The Village Green, Drumnadrochit, Scotland
+44 (0) 1456 450678
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars

Excellent food and good service. Good locally sourced produce and an amazing selection. Of malt whisky.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Allan J
Drumnadrochit, United Kingdom
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Drumnadrochit, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Excellent food and good service. Good locally sourced produce and an amazing selection. Of malt whisky.

Thank Allan J
Tywyn, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The menu here has been the same for many years now, don`t get me wrong its a good but after 5 years of coming at the same time of year we feel a change is needed, we do this area every October staying just up from the pub, so its with in walking distance and a great find, but we... More 

Thank rumple_11
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6 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

we stayed above the restaurant. It stank of stale oil and had to keep the windows closed to avoid the smell. it had an exceptionally cramped bathroom. Not happy memories although had looked nice from the photos. Room should be used for staff or storage instead

Thank SussexAmazonian
Brisbane, Australia
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96 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

We had a delicious meal and good service, plus enjoyed the atmosphere of the constantly packed restaurant. It is a shame it didn't open earlier (eg from 5pm), as there were quite a few travellers walking around looking to have a pre-dinner drink but nothing much open in the tiny village.

Thank Helen G
Scotland, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

Best in the area! Good was lovely and very healthy portions also! Be sure to get there quick as it was very busy when we visited on a Wednesday!

Thank Rachael L
cherry hill, nj
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260 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 341 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

Before going to Fiddler's we checked out the other top picks in the town and decided this was definitely the best choice. As it happened, we stayed in the area for two nights and ate there twice. Food very nice. Service amiable. Decent choice of draft beers. Big menu. We found that the starters were quite large, often interesting and... More 

Thank emilee_leblanc
kilmarnock scotland
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70 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

The Fiddlers is a must stop if your passing the village of Drumnadrochit the place just oozes with character the service is great and the food is to die for we will be back <><><>

Thank jimmymuirhead
Greater London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

Good food, lovely inside. We had accommodation in the neighbourhood and really there is no many choices. Food was lovely and whisky was excellent. Stuff was avoiding guests so we were tempted to slip away without paying at it was rather expensive ;) But I wanted to buy lovely whisky glasses so we paid ;)

Thank IrqaB
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015 via mobile

I visited Fiddlers, looking for a hearty meal and a good beer. The hamburger came looking like a huge tower with two beautiful beef patties with a side of chips. The restaurant was cosy, the staff friendly and service was prompt. I enjoyed a local beer and found the meal to be good value for money.

Thank Jenny W
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Warm hospitable highland pub with good food and huge range of whiskys. Located in the village of Drumnadrochit on the A82 south of Inverness.

Thank RunRuss

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: The Village Green, Drumnadrochit, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Loch Ness  >  Drumnadrochit
  • Phone Number: +44 (0) 1456 450678

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British, Scottish, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?