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“An excellent, trditional Pub”
Review of The Lock Inn

The Lock Inn
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Scottish
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Good for: Local cuisine, Bar scene
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations
Portree, Scotland, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“An excellent, trditional Pub”
Reviewed January 20, 2013

The welcome is warm and friendly. The staff are very helpful and can offer advice about a variety of subjects. The food is superb and more than ample! Highly recommended!

Visited October 2012
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Inverness, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
94 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
“Premier Hostelry in Fort Augustus”
Reviewed January 19, 2013

Lovely sensitive refurb with amazingly efficient log burning stoves at either end of the bar. Amazing canal side views. Great ambience with super local feel. Proper welcome from owner/bar staff makes you want to return. Better menu than the alternatives (eg The Bothy). This place has upped it's game and is now the pub of choice in this lovely location. Forget the others, this is the one !

Visited October 2012
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Edinburgh
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Fantastic fish”
Reviewed December 15, 2012

We were in Fort Augustus last weekend and went to the Lock on Friday night. Two fish and chips and a few drinks later we were sad to have to leave to go back to our holiday cottage. The Lock Inn is a warm and welcoming wee place, with fantastic fish and chips. If you find yourself in Fort Augustus, make it your destination for a fine tea.

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Fort William, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Fine wee pub & fantastic pints!”
Reviewed November 20, 2012

After a very long drive in our campervan from Harris we decided to park up and reward ourselves with a wee pint. Very warm welcome from the lovely lady in charge, cracking wee pub and fantastic pints!

Will visit again in the summer!!!

  • Visited November 2012
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Altrincham, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Great meal. Lovely little pub”
Reviewed November 18, 2012 via mobile

Very pleased we chose this pub after being turned away at the bothy due to there being. 8 of us and a baby as they couldn't seat us Together and didn't want us to put a high chair at the end of a table even though the resteraunt was completely empty apart from 2 people. So we chose the loch inn. Nothing was too much trouble. We had a lovely meal. Great service. Fantastic food. Best for a long time. Will be back.

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