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LochLeven Seafood Cafe

B863 on North Shore of Loch Leven | FOLLOW SIGNS NOT GPS. The restaurant is on the main road not down any lanes., Onich PH33 6SA, Scotland
+44 1855 821048
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“razor clams” (74 reviews)
“shellfish” (94 reviews)
“lobster” (104 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, British, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
B863 on North Shore of Loch Leven | FOLLOW SIGNS NOT GPS. The restaurant is on the main road not down any lanes., Onich PH33 6SA, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stopped here en route home from a trip to Skye and were met with a warm welcome and shown to our table with no fuss despite not making a reservation as it was busy. We enjoyed two courses, one oysters and one delicious cullen...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was our wedding anniversary and we were in the area so we booked it months in advance via Facebook. When we got there it was obvious they didn't have our reservation but they recovered quickly and gave us a table. Tip: just call over...More

Thank SHammell
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was the best seafood meal I have ever had. The service could not be bettered. I would recommend this to anyone and everyone.

Thank awmaebetoo
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Past this cafe in April and vowed to come back and try the seafood. Why did I pass by 4 months ago. It's seafood is fabulous. Had the platter for 1 and can only pick put the oysters as evening more exceptional than the rest...More

Thank PJDNotingham
Reviewed 6 days ago

First off, make a reservation as it is very busy and there is nothing worse than driving all that way and to be disappointed. We managed to get a table for an hour, which wasn't long enough to be honest, but we were amazingly grateful...More

Thank 1countryatatime
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had booked a table for late on a Friday night. On ordering there was a special starter of crab claws that sounded lovely; unfortunately it was sold out. However the waitress went to see the chef and said they would do a whole crab in...More

Thank Shaun T
Alison G, Owner at LochLeven Seafood Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi , Im glad you enjoyed your meal with us at the Seafood café and I remember the 4 of you dining with us and having the whole crab with the sticky Oriental glaze . I just wanted to clarify that we don't charge for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Being fussy as a French can be, I can't praise enough this restaurant/Café : friendly and laid back but above all outstanding fish and seafood of top quality, nice size portions, delightfully prepared and at a decent price. The best place we ate at during...More

Thank sofblabla
Reviewed 1 week ago

Saw the sign on the way to Glencoe and as it was raining thought let's see what this was like for lunch. After a pretty drive around Loch Leven. We came to the restaurant and we're lucky to be early and got a table on...More

Thank Colin P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a table for lunch and had the most amazing seafood. My wife started with the Scallops while I chose the Cullen Skink. The Scallops were perfectly cooked and were served just as they are. The Cullen Skink was full of flavour I(and fish). For...More

Thank Lederz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had not visited for about 3 years and it was as good as I had remembered, if of course you like fish. It does what it says on the tin and has a wonderful range of fish on the menu at reasonable prices. Not...More

Thank Slide-high
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Margaretbennett18
May 6, 2017|
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Response from Kathleen D | Property representative |
Dogs are not permitted in the restaurant but they are welcome on the terrace with a lead on. We also have a picnic area and again, dogs are welcome, but should remain on a lead. It is near the road so it is for their... More
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RunswickLad
August 17, 2016|
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Many thanks, very much looking forward to it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$7 - $115
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: B863 on North Shore of Loch Leven | FOLLOW SIGNS NOT GPS. The restaurant is on the main road not down any lanes., Onich PH33 6SA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Lochaber  >  Onich
  • Phone Number: +44 1855 821048
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Description
Lochleven Seafood Café, Deli and Gift Shop is situated on the shores of beautiful Loch Leven3 (on the B86 in North Ballachulish) on the west coast in the Highlands of Scotland.

Allowing the sea loch and mountain views to take centre stage alongside our simple yet elegant seafood dishes, our café is designed modest and unamusing.

Live shellfish for our family run Restaurant and Deli is kept in onsite seawater tanks where the water is pumped continuously from the cold clean sea-loch on our shore. After being caught locally by our own fishing boats, the shellfish is stored in these tanks. This allows our Chefs to access the freshest possible west coast seafood for the Restaurant and our Deli.
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