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Moorings Hotel Restaurant

Banavie, Fort William PH33 7LY, Scotland
+44 1397 772797
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“ribeye steak” (4 reviews)
“scones” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Banavie, Fort William PH33 7LY, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 263 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Website says it is number 1 restaurant. Maybe we were in the wrong part of it, but it had limited, uninteresting choices very averagely presented and above average prices. Wouldn't recommend.

Thank KayA A
Reviewed 6 days ago

Moorings was used for dinners during our time in Ft Wiiliam. There is ample car parking. However reservations were needed. No sign of chips with meals- a big plus. Staff were friendly and attentive to our needs. Their orange coloured ties added plenty of atmosphere....More

Thank David R
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a very cold blowy AUGUST afternoon it was a welcome haven for a very good cappuccino and a tea. Quick service and everywhere seemed clean

Thank Yorkshirediner
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying locally in a B&B, asked for a recommendation, and weren't disappointed. The location is wonderful, overlooking the Caledonian Canal at the 'Neptune's Staircase' series of locks, with Ben Nevis behind swirling in and out of the clouds. We ate in the Bistro...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped for an unplanned coffee, which turned into brunch once we saw the menu. Service was wonderful, very friendly and helpful staff. The breakfast rolls were excellent, very tasty bacon and just what we needed!

Thank Jon G
Reviewed 1 week ago

popped in to the bistro for a quick snack lunch. Service was a bit slow but the food once delivered was worth the wait. Worth a visit but be prepared for a wait at busy periods. The views are excellent

Thank ch00chter
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying nearby it was an easy choice to pop in for dinner. Very glad we did but it wasn't easy as the place was very full. The staff were very accommodating and we made ourselves comfortable while looking through the menu. When our table was...More

Thank Iain W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The seafood is really good! We had sea bass and scallops. Hotel environment is excellent. Staff service perfect. A wonderful place for a few old pals who haven't seen each other for decades to chit chat and enjoy a great night. My friends would stay...More

1  Thank Sanchez Joseph U
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited here just after we arrived at the nearby hostel, staff very friendldy and helpful. Great to sit outside and watch the boats on Neptune's Staircase. Next day went for dinner, again staff so friendly and got us a seat by the window to watch...More

Thank Aislingich
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Staff too busy trying to keep bistro serviced while public bar gets poor attention.No genuine service skills - happy to take money for extortionately priced beer.Sitting on its laurels now - used to be a good spot but knows it will always get passing tourist...More

1  Thank Scharminkel
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Questions & Answers
21 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Moorings_Manager_12 |
Hi there, Yes we have a Set Christmas Menu running from the 1st of December through until the 23rd. The Menu can be found on our website under the offers section. Please don't hesitate to contact us if you require any... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$39
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Banavie, Fort William PH33 7LY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Lochaber  >  Fort William  >  Banavie
  • Phone Number: +44 1397 772797
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The Moorings offers mouth-watering cuisine in our Restaurant, using fine Scottish produce, including west coast seafood and Highland game. The Upper Deck Lounge bar also serves a range of tasty bar meals including fish, chicken and pasta dishes.
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