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The Stables Restaurant & Grill

Dudley Road, Fort William PH33 6JB, Scotland
+44 1397 700730
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (67 reviews)
“chicken” (20 reviews)
“chorizo” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Steakhouse, British, Scottish, Grill, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Dudley Road, Fort William PH33 6JB, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 282 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited on a Sunday evening for our anniversary. It's a small place & previous reviewers had recommended reserving a table so I did so. This turned out to be unnecessary as the place was basically empty but that seemed to be the case for the...More

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I'm a fairly regular customer to the stables, its by far the best restaurant in the town. I normally always have the mussel starter, have had it many times and it the best mussel dish I've had anywhere, full of flavour, but last night thought...More

Thank carolyn c
Reviewed 6 days ago

We found this place by chance, having never stayed in Fort William before. It is a short walk from the railway station. We had not booked, so we were delighted that they could accommodate us. The menu was very good. I would describe it as...More

Thank VicandNic
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and husband stopped of for meal on trip to oban. The 2 waiting staff were polite friendly and and welcoming i being veggie ordered veggi fajitas . However the chicken fajitas came out . This easy mistake and i was not at all upset...More

1  Thank bellahugh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always come here when I am in Fort William and as usual the food staff and service were superb. Fabulous scallop starter followed by a blue fillet steak and then sticky toffee pudding. All washed down with a crisp cold Pinot Grigio. Life is good.

Thank Andy M
Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I decided to eat in Ft. William and not have to cook when we got back to our cottage and as this restaurant was right near the car park we took a chance. A lot of the tables were reserved but we...More

Thank lizc502016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A simple and cosy place. Good atmosphere: you can feel at ease. You will eat fresh food. All deef pieces are 28 days matures: just wonderfull! And the must: they respect perfectly the cooking you ask (this is not like that everywhere even if it...More

Thank Cambier Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We read about this place online and heard it was good. Unfortunately the staff let it down, we were made to feel unwelcome and an inconvenience by the two female staff members on duty even though we reserved a table. Firstly it took 20 minutes...More

Thank Allan M
andyturn, Owner at The Stables Restaurant & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments regarding the food, as this is the main reason why people visit a restaurant. After checking the cctv, so I knew all the facts before I replied, I apologise for the delay in taking of your drink order, although unless...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived on spec and got a table - every table was booked but we were able to be in and out before main reservations. Service was great and unobtrusive. Food was really flavoursome and beautifully presented - we had bbq ribs, lime chicken starters...More

Thank libbyech
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff wouldn't look us in the eye and everything was a chore. The most rude of any waiting staff. We arrived very late, but seemed very bizarre to punish us like this! My food okay, but the steaks were rare on one side and...More

Thank Rick039
andyturn, Owner at The Stables Restaurant & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Firstly this is not a class room where we hand out punishment, although at times the odd customer behaves like a spoilt child! I'm annoyed at how blasé you are about been very late for your table, excuse me but if your very late for...More

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Questions & Answers
9 August 2017|
Response from andyturn | Property representative |
At the moment last orders is 9. Order has to be in kitchen by then except on Friday Saturday.
Dave M
2 February 2015|
Response from andyturn | Property representative |
At the moment we are serving food 12-2.30 & 5-9.30. Hope this helps you and other customers.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dudley Road, Fort William PH33 6JB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Lochaber  >  Fort William
  • Phone Number: +44 1397 700730
  • E-mail
Award winning restaurant, The Food Awards Scotland, Best Restaurant of the Year 2017 (North), we specialise in Steaks and Smokehouse meats.
All our food is made on the premises including the haggis and black pudding, we serve local produce, whenever possible.
We offer 9 different beef steaks and other meats and fish on our grill menu plus a variety of other main courses.
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