We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Clachaig Inn

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Ballachulish PH49 4HX, Scotland
+44 1855 811252
Website
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

215 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 194: English reviews
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017

Hearty portions are served in a rustic setting with wooden benches and woodburning stoves. Self service in ordering food and you also collect it at the bar too. I believe the other bar has table service. Best beer/ale selection of our entire trip. Very friendly staff.

Helpful?
Thank Rosamol_7
Livingston, UK
Level Contributor
71 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

Nice drinks and food in a cosy warm environment. Dogs welcomed not busy but food prompt and hot n tasty.

Helpful?
Thank Jebidiah-69
Level Contributor
28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

Myself and partner were staying at the Isles of Glencoe Hotel, a short drive down the road and decided to pay the Clachaig Inn a visit for a meal... Although dark, we could see it was a lovely drive up to the Inn with a beautiful little river en route. Service was rather slow, however the food was very nice... More 

Helpful?
Thank SWaddo
Level Contributor
22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

Visit the Clachaig often but had a particulary grrat night with a large group of friends and family who tasted the delights of the bootbar gantry whilst lostening to the fantastic Lewis Hamilton Band, who visit the Clachaig often with their rock and blues tunes. Great night!

Helpful?
Thank Bend1wend1
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

Stopped on way travelling North for a break. Good experience. Food good and staff freindly. Good place to stop too have lunch, refreshments and toilet break.

Helpful?
Thank Marcella B
Ipswich, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2016

In the middle of nowhere is this fantastic pub/inn???? The staff are attentive the atmosphere is amazing whichever bar you choose to be in . Comprehensive menu served piping hot ,top quality , large portions. Log burner in the BOOTS BAR, dogs welcome as are dripping wet walkers /climbers etc. We thought we would try it one night of our... More 

Helpful?
Thank thecakelady1951
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

I've visited here a number of times. The food has always been lovely and reasonably priced, the service is great, the location is amazing. I will keep coming back.

Helpful?
Thank SuzieMac73
New Zealand
Level Contributor
11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

Lovely unique pub. Somewhere decent for the locals to go. Good night out when you live in the sticks. The food has been a hit or a miss in the past but overall it is pretty good. Cheap pub grub - especially if you have come from a long a drive or walk.

Helpful?
Thank Aly252014
Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

Great food and desserts! Huge portions and fantastic value... Perfect for a post hike meal! I'm going to stay over next time!

Helpful?
Thank Steve L
Preston, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

Every time I visit this great Inn I enjoy it. From the days over 40 years ago when I climbed in the area, and spent many hours in this Inn sheltering from the rain and playing darts with other climbers. My most recent visit I enjoyed a fulfilling lunch of Haggis Tatties and Neeps .... a great plateful. The attitude... More 

Helpful?
Thank Steve-tog-51

Travelers who viewed Clachaig Inn also viewed

 
Glencoe Village, Glencoe
Ballachulish, Glencoe
 

Been to Clachaig Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Bar scene, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ballachulish PH49 4HX, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Glencoe  >  Ballachulish
  • Phone Number: +44 1855 811252

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Clachaig Inn staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?