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Ben Nevis Bar and Restaurant

103 High Street | Ph33, Fort William PH33 6DG, Scotland
+44 1397 702295
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Overview
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good32%
  • Average20%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible17%
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“ben nevis” (67 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
103 High Street | Ph33, Fort William PH33 6DG, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 672 reviews

Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We just had a drink in here on a wet cold January day. The lady behind the bar was very polite and friendly despite being poorly. There is a welcoming log burning fire. Will definitely visit again.

Thank caroline3262
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Nothing fresh about the food and the staff were not interested in providing service. We thought maybe because it was just after Christmas - but if you can’t be bothered, don’t take our money! This pub was our 2nd home in the 90’s, there was...More

Thank Carol D
Reviewed 9 December 2017

On a stormy night, we found good whisky, good beer, and hearty Scottish fare to warm us for the walk back to our hotel. Maria was delightfully helpful with menu suggestions (Try the Balmoral chicken!) and we enjoyed a relaxing evening. Thanks to Barry, our...More

Thank Polly R
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

The pub here is lovely & welcoming, it has a lovely atmosphere & friendly staff. Food is very basic & the kids menu is pretty awful; chicken nuggets, fish fingers, everything with chips. The quality of adult food isn't great nor is it cheap. The...More

Thank j1lloyd
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

We went in on a Monday night to find another couple eating and a silent man propping up the bar. Apart from this it was deserted. This was our first mistake. We were greated by the bar lady and told that they had NO real...More

Thank Snowdrop358
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Will visiting Fort William and scouring the area for music, we found that this establishment posts their weekly entertainment outside, which was helpful. We returned on the night that interested us and thoroughly enjoyed our time there. Good list of available brews and acceptable food...More

1  Thank MikenLynn
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Really good meals in the restaurant upstairs, large portions, comfy clean seating, table service. If you're lucky you'll get a view of the water too. Friendly staff quick to clear tables for customers waiting on the stairs.

1  Thank lollybird
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

We popped in here during a tour stop off. We ordered the jacket potato with tuna/mayo and it was a lukewarm microwave job and pretty bland. Staff were friendly and accommodating despite the busy period.

Thank Spoony14
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

As we were passing through the high street of Fort William we decided to get a drink from a pub or cafe. We liked the exterior of this pub and thought we would give it a go, as we entered ( 4 adults & 1...More

Thank Archieee17
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stopped by Fort William for lunch and happened across this quiet pub. There was almost no one inside. We took a table and ordered from a very nice and friendly lady. Food came promptly and was good and filling. I would...More

Thank jodie_amanda
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Meals
Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 High Street | Ph33, Fort William PH33 6DG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Lochaber  >  Fort William
  • Phone Number: +44 1397 702295
  • E-mail
Description
Located in the centre of Fort Wiliam's pedestrianised High Street, The Ben Nevis Bar and Restaurant is one of Fort William's best pubs serving good food all day and a terrific range of beers and spirits. We stock two regular cask-conditioned ales in Fort William On street level our comfortable lounge bar has leather sofas and easy-chairs to relax in after a day's activities. Our outside deck offers amazing views of Loch Linnhe and the Ardgour Hills and is a great place to hang out on a sunny evening. Upstairs we have a spacious restaurant serving a wide variety of home-cooked dishes which include lots of local sea-food, beef and venison. try our home-made burgers and a freshly-prepared, healthy side salad... We do great Thai curries according to some of our local regulars!
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