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Ben Nevis Inn

) #1 of 57 Restaurants in Fort William $$ - $$$ , British,
Claggan | Ben Nevis Inn and Bunkhouse, Fort William PH33 6TE, Scotland
+44 1397 701227
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“haggis” (113 reviews)
“burger” (121 reviews)
“chicken” (58 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Claggan | Ben Nevis Inn and Bunkhouse, Fort William PH33 6TE, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited The Ben Nevis Inn while Camping at the start of the Month at the nearby Glen Nevis Campsite a lot has changed in a space of two years since I last visited. a new Footbridge near the Ben Nevis visitor centre that leads you...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Really nice atmosphere. Haggis was amazing and really nice. Sauce with it was delicious. Portions were huge just no room for dessert. If I'm back in the area I'd definitely return

Thank aleciad224
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely atmosphere with live music on Tuesdays. Generous potions and tasty food. Service was poor and had to call a waitress every time we wanted to order something. I think they need to have more on service as let this place down

Thank J888R
Reviewed 4 days ago

Came here after our climb up Ben Nevis. First impressions of the place was that it is very charming place to dine, like the ancient Scottish dinner halls. The waitress was was very kind and welcoming and changed our booking to an earlier time as...More

Thank 780amy
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This has to be my most favourite place to eat in Scotland so far. The food is just great and the staff are so friendly. It is no shock to read countless good reviews and I can't see any Restaurant in the area toppling the...More

Thank FowlPlay87
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a great location to start your walk up Ben Nevis. The style is very rustic and charming. Good food.

Thank Louise S
Reviewed 6 days ago

This pub is in a great, position, at the base of Ben Nevis. We were glad we'd booked as it was very busy. Portions were massive & meals were very nice. Staff were friendly. The pub is set out with most of the tables in...More

Thank majh6463
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Weird, weird evening! We booked a table and did not expect what we got, beautiful old barn at the foot of Ben Nevis, converted with long wooden tables and a huge open window to the landscape. There was live music the night we visited and...More

Thank foodietoodie
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had such an amazing time at this unique restaurant. Its a converted barn and the staff were just as congenial and helpful as they could be. We were not rushed, we were given good recommendations, and to top it all off, they had THE...More

Thank Ginny P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to end our trip to Scotland with a visit to the BN Inn. It was recommended to us by our guide (Sally - Abacus Mountain Guides ... excellent) when climbing the Ben the day before. We visited the Inn on Tuesday evening. What...More

Thank dickieg123
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hi, is there plenty of frying pans and saucepans for cooking a breakfast in the self catering kitchen. and fridge space?
19 May 2017|
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Response from JLM1969 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we didn't use the self-catering; so I don't know I'm afraid.
Sheila N
Hi, are dogs allowed in?
23 April 2017|
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Response from Helen S | Reviewed this property |
Only at the outside tables
Do you need to book a table
2 April 2017|
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Response from BenNevisInn | Property representative |
Hi, yes it is advisable as we do get quite busy. Bookings can be made via our website or by calling 01397 701227 Kind regards Tom
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Claggan | Ben Nevis Inn and Bunkhouse, Fort William PH33 6TE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Lochaber  >  Fort William
  • Phone Number: +44 1397 701227
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