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West End Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, Scottish, European, British
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5A High Street, Fort William PH33 6EU, Scotland
+44 1397 702614
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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 4, 2016

This is our favourite place to have a few drinks at the end of a busy day in the Highlands. It's bar is warm and cosy and has stunning views over Loch Linnhe. They also serve bar meals which we did not try but looked good.

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Thank Gilters123
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 19, 2016

We were taken here by some friends who live nearby for a bar meal. They accommodated 9 of us with minimum fuss at tables with a view of the Loch. There was a wide range of food in both regular and small portions. Everyone enjoyed their meals - quite a feat when the age range was 12 - 84! It... More 

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Thank Sharon T
Dudley, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

This location was recommended by the guest house we were staying at.We ordered 2 prawn cocktail followed by scampi and sirloin steak.The sirloin was very under cooked for medium and was very sinew and had to be commented on.With no hesitation it was room end from table and a fresh steak was cooked. There was no probes and the replacement... More 

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Thank John P
England
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34 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 15, 2016

We stopped off at the West End Hotel for an overnight stay during a train journey. Check in was quick, courteous and easy. We had a great view over the loch from our triple room (number 37). The room was well-equipped with tea and coffee making facilities and had two chairs and a stool so that we could all sit... More 

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Thank Nodrog47
Cowdenbeath, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 26, 2016

Treated ourselves for an early evening meal which just perfect The staff (a mixture of young and old) were excellent We will be back

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Thank adkirk1955
Deal, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2015

I stayed here for 8 nights in November. the staff make this hotel...all lovely and nothing too much trouble!! on arrival the hotel is easy to find on the main road into fort William, with the town centre easily walkable. 100yds the food is pretty good with a specials board daily. the hotel itself is very tired and in need... More 

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Thank Geoff C
Glasgow
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2015

Good atmosphere in someones local pub, food was of a good pub level, i would return if im in that area for a bite to eat, staff friendly. Pool table was handy for the children.. and me of course :)

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Thank GGUKracer
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 8, 2015

Recommended by our B&B owners so we tried it. Welcomed by the bar staff and given menu. Good standard of food and the service was excellent, very friendly staff. Much more expensive than the pub down the road.

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Thank Wendy D
Falkirk, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2015

Did not book and the Hotel was very busy. Nice table provided and quiet area suitable for the children. Nice menu, good food and also service.

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Thank SaintAndrew2014
Stafford, United Kingdom
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169 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2015

Excellent service in bar of hotel overlooking loch. Menu was average but well cooked (if you like al dente veg). Overall an excellent experience.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Scottish, European, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5A High Street, Fort William PH33 6EU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Lochaber  >  Fort William
  • Phone Number: +44 1397 702614

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?