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Clachaig Inn

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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
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Ballachulish PH49 4HX, Scotland
1855811252
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Colac
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131 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stayed for one night only. Of course the drive to Glencoe is just astonishing. Beautiful views are everywhere so by the time one gets to the Clahaig Inn, ones supply of adequate superlatives has been exhausted. Anyway to the review. Average room, average bed, rather good bathroom, restaurant is busy and the food ok, but the staff are rather uncoordinated.... More 

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Lakeside, California
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82 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great view of the Glencoe Glens. We stopped for drinks and to get information about where to go. The bartender was very accommodating when asked about the area. He brought us a map and took time to tell us what the area had to offer. Although we didn't eat the food being taken to the tables looked delicious. It was... More 

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East Lothian, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited as we were camping at Red Squirrel, a 10 minute walk away. The location is fantastic. You order your food at the bar on a pay as you go basis. Our food came within 5 minutes of ordering which was worrying. Kids haggis came with a gravy poured all over it which wasn't expected but this was exchanged... More 

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Jarrow,England
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361 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped off here for a meal whilst driving from Mallaig to Loch Lomond. Great setting, plenty parking, good choice of local beers, massive selection of whisky, nice food, veggy haggis was a hit and I enjoyed the cajun salmon. Friendly staff and dog friendly.

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lewes
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Famous pub with lots of interesting photos of Scottish mountaineering in Glencoe. It has been modernised to a high standard and has a light interior. Good range of ales on offer and the food was very tasty (we had vegetarian Haggis). The negative is the price of both the beer and the food - pretty in line with expensive south... More 

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Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Always a friendly place to meet new travelers and catch up with the bar staff who keep busy all the time

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

nice meal with my partner on what was the only sunny day of the holiday. Went very early 12ish and was very quiet. Served quickly. Both has fish and chips which were lovely. Would have expected more rustic style chips but this didnt bother us as it was a welcome relief from a camp stove!!!! We will be back.

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Thank NatHeaney
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Always an excellent time at the inn. Spectacular scenery, best atmosphere for boot bat pub and love the haggis neeps and tatties

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Thank Keith P
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

Food was great, reasonable prices and plenty to choose from. Excellent beer selection especially if you like cask style. Toffee dessert was great

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Livingston, Scotland, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

Stopped in for a couple and a bite to eat. Beer was quite expensive @ £3.95 a pint but food was good and well priced. Local brews only so don't ask for a Budweiser or anything exotic. Lovely place for a seat outside on a sunny day. Would recommend.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Bar scene, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ballachulish PH49 4HX, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Glencoe  >  Ballachulish
  • Phone Number: 1855811252

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?