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The Moorings

The Moorings Canal Side, Fort Augustus PH32 4DJ, Scotland
+44 1320 366484
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good15%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible39%
Travellers talk about
“salads” (4 reviews)
“mixed kebab” (4 reviews)
“turkish food” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Fast food, British, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
The Moorings Canal Side, Fort Augustus PH32 4DJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely horrendous!!! Avoid !! I'm usually really laid back about these things but seriously , the food and service was so bad I had to write my first ever review on here to warn others ! How they get away with it I don't know...More

Thank jonnywilks7
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

When you visit Fort Augustus, you find an unusually busy place with loads of buses bringing in tourists from various parts of the UK. What can to wrong? Except for greedy restaurants like this which can't be bothered about their service or food. On the...More

Thank Monty S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was in Scotland for 1 week with my brother, his wife & my partner, Loch Ness & Fort Augustus was our lunchtime stop. We had a look around and sadly and many places were closed after 3pm but the Moorings was open. A shabby...More

Thank Proff_Steve
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here for lunch while travelling through the Highlands . Worst dining experience of my life ! The waiter asked if we were a couple and then had the nerve to ask about our bedroom activities ! My partner asked to speak to the...More

Thank William F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staff so friendly, and the food is second to none, fresh and delicious! I had fish and chips, delicious, a generous portion and soooo tasty. My husband had Chilli, he loved it, best Chilli he's had, I tasted it, delicious! Our girls loved the their...More

Thank Nikki C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The location is the last lock before Loch Ness. It looks like a cafe, inside it is like a take away but with lots of tables. The food is pizza, fish and chips, baked potatoes, kebab. We were not disappointed! Normally we are healthy (ish)...More

Thank frances b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our lunch experience started with a friendly greeting from the staff. The staff quickly put three tables and chairs together for our party of six. Our waiter/owner, who said "call me Ishmael" was a whale of a guy and he was helpful, genuine, welcoming, and...More

Thank Goldendogs2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Horrible food and not cheap at all. One of the sandwiches with a long black hair inside. Freezed (and cold) pizza. Unpleasant employees, specially who is taking the orders behind the desk. ---- Comida asquerosa y para nada barata. Uno de los sandwiches tenía un...More

Thank JR D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Imagine the scene. I just arrived in Fort Augustus after a 6 hour journey and had this dream in my mind of getting real fish and chips to take back to our lovely woodland lodge we have hired. My teenage kids aren't fussed on fish...More

2  Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can't understand the bad reviews for this place- yes, the staff is not Scottish. Yes, they move you along and are quick to clear the tables. One look at the staff tells you to order the Turkish food and not the usual lunch fare....More

Thank papanew77363
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Moorings Canal Side, Fort Augustus PH32 4DJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Loch Ness  >  Fort Augustus
  • Phone Number: +44 1320 366484
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