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The Crofter

High Street, Fort William, Scotland
+44 1397 704899
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (28 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
High Street, Fort William, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were fortunate enough to get seated as the kitchen was closing and the service from the staff was excellent!!! All three of us after a long full day of traveling ordered fish & chips which was rather good and very fresh tasting. An order...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 1 week ago

very nice place for bite,food is very good and staff are very friendly and helpful,plus there are locals at bar as well. defiantly worth a drop in if you are in area and looking for meal.

Thank ronnie c
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can only say that during our tour of Scotland this has got to be the worst meal we have had, although the staff were quite good our order was mixed up we got the main coarse before the starter, not only that it was...More

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here with my partner on May 8th. Very welcoming environment, it has almost rustic feel which I loved and you can tell they've made an effort not to gentrify the place. I had a vegetarian burger and my parter had the haggis, neeps +...More

1  Thank rlaskey2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Both of us had steaks, both different cuts of meat and different cooking choices. Both meals arrived promptly and were lovely. Worth return visit for sure!

Thank Egc1904
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The menu was extensive and appealing and the meals were reasonably priced compared to other restaurants in the area.Although the restaurant was busy the waitress,who was pleasant and friendly,found us a table quickly.We did not have to wait long for our meal and the quantity...More

1  Thank geonor2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service and food! Ordered sausage and mashed potatoes! Very tasty!! Took the chocolate Sundae for dessert ! I walked out of there very full and happy

1  Thank Elin R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We first thought this was a pub like Wetherspoons however we were very suprised to find they serve home cooked food (the Game Stew special was amazing!) with very friendly staff & table service! There is also a big screen playing sport for any fans...More

1  Thank Christinap3212
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a day of biking in Laggan, we came to Fort William for the night, absolutely starving. Ended up in The Crofter following TripAdvisor reviews and have to say that we couldn't be happier. Small nachos to start: best nachos we have ever had (and...More

2  Thank haiviva .
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was one of the first pubs we came across after a visit to the West Highland Railway. We should have continued along the street for an alternative one. Eventually got served, order taken, and the food I was sure had come out of the...More

Thank Nigel H
crofterbar, Owner at The Crofter, responded to this review

Hi Nigel, I am disappointed that you did not have a good experience during your recent visit to the Crofter and hence I am writing to apologize. We are a very busy high street premises and can only apologize if you weren't attended to promptly....More

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Suzanne R
As dogs allowed
30 April 2017|
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Response from crofterbar | Property representative |
Yes they are most welcome
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18 October 2016|
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Hi there I shall be visiting fort William this weekend from Wolverhampton for a couple nights and was wondering what times you are open and what time you close. Seen some very good reviews about breakfasts and dinners and would like to pay a visit while I'm on my holidays up there Mitch fellows
26 June 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
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09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Fort William, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Lochaber  >  Fort William
  • Phone Number: +44 1397 704899
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