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Cobbs at Nevisport

) #16 of 57 Restaurants in Fort William $$ - $$$ , British,
Airds Crossing | High Street, Fort William PH33 6EU, Scotland
+44 1397 704790
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (10 reviews)
“soup” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Airds Crossing | High Street, Fort William PH33 6EU, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have dined at Cobbs several times, great wee pub that does excellent home cooked food. Definitely recommended.

Thank Christine L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to have an early dinner and after having looked around, we chose Cobbs as it was en route back to our hotel. The ground floor is a bit dimly lit but the small upper floor is well lit with Velux windows and doors...More

Thank agnesmurphy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good value place to eat in Fort William. Soup and a sandwich/toastie are always filling and a good price. Good selection of savoury and sweet treats. Only thing to watch if you have mobility issues is the cafe is up stairs and the toilets are...More

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food here was homemade and wholesome at a very reasonable price. The only downfall was the speed of the service, but that was to be expected when there is one lady serving the soup, the cakes, taking orders and money. It was a welcome...More

Thank TheRansleysTravel
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Went in here for a quiet pint during the evening when visiting Fort William. Very friendly staff and a nice atmosphere. No rowdiness, everyone chatting away nicely enjoying a drink. My son and his friends who are training in the area usually go here once...More

Thank Anthony J
Reviewed 9 May 2017

There are in fact, TWO Cobbs at Nevisport. There is the upstairs one and the downstairs one. Both are quite fantastic to eat in, but only the downstairs one is wheelchair friendly. The downstairs one is partly in a bar. The menu is quite varied....More

1  Thank annmustarde
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I was a regular here on winter climbing trips for years when it was the Nevisport Bar. Then I moved abroad and in the interim time it changed hands when Nevisport changed and shrank. It's lost a lot of that 'expedition pub' feel, striving now...More

1  Thank shaggyd0g1
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We are regular visitors to Fort William and always stop here for dinner. It's guaranteed good pub grub at reasonable prices. Although it can look at bit dubious from the outside, inside it's got a real fire and is warm and welcoming.

1  Thank Claire N
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Really good simple menu, staff and locals friendly and quality good on the grub. No fuss, just what you need.

1  Thank WillieEdinburgh
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We ended up here almost by accident, after being caught in the rain and not wanting to wander much further. On first glance it appears to be a quite standard local pub, but it did have a lovely open coal fire and the staff were...More

2  Thank BinScotland
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$18
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Airds Crossing | High Street, Fort William PH33 6EU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Lochaber  >  Fort William
  • Phone Number: +44 1397 704790
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Cobbs at Nevisport is an all-day ‘Family Friendly’ Bistro Bar and Café and popular meeting place for locals and visitors alike.Located next to the historic site of the ‘Old Fort’, our Bistro Bar combines style with the atmosphere of a friendly local pub.We have a wide choice of beers, including a regularly changing range of real ales from various Highland breweries and a large selection of whiskies, while our menu of simply cooked high quality food is created using locally sourced ingredients where possible.Our Café is a relaxed place to enjoy a range of meals and light bites, along with an unrivalled selection of delicious award winning cakes from our own bake-house. Whether you visit for drinks, a cake, or chat with friends over a coffee, our friendly staff guarantee you a warm welcome and a taste of traditional ‘Highland’ hospitality.
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