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The Old Inn

Wester Ross, Gairloch IV21 2BD, Scotland
+44 800 542 5444
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good34%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (10 reviews)
“venison” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Wester Ross, Gairloch IV21 2BD, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 341 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only called in for a quick pint and to check out menu for evening. Ales were tasty. Imagine at night with the locals in it would be more atmospheric than mid week out of season.

Thank Susannah H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed in the hotel and had an evening meal both of the nights we were there. Very nice and recommended. Book a table to avoid waiting.

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We "dropped on" this bar/restaurant by chance as it is off the main road but we were glad we found it! As with all bars etc around this northern remote part of Scotland, pub lunches are not cheap as there is not loads of business...More

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good restaraunt lovely atmosphere and welcoming staff. Lovely relaxing evening and delicious food

Thank peggyg123
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were sent by the Highland Lodge Hotel up the road. Food was lovely and service excellent with very friendly staff.

Thank Fiona T
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We were doing the North Coast 500 and were spending the night at Heatherdale Guest House a couple of hundred yards up the road from The Old Inn, so the ideal place for a good meal and a few drinks. We were not disappointed. We...More

1  Thank EddieSinatra
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Nice atmosphere in an authentic Inn. Good food for dinner available. The room is standard and a bit out of date. Especially the bathroom is not updated for a long time and is not really suitable for average length men. Breakfast has a good range...More

Thank Bert R
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Great food, good selection, friendly staff, good ales and wine, what more could you ask for. And to top it off, not expensive. Ate there twice whilst in Gairloch last week and ate both in the restaurant and the lounge bar, both of which had...More

Thank brymar21
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We visited here a couple of times during our annual holiday. I brought my husband for his Father's Day meal - I had the venison and he had the steak and we could not fault it! We ate in a small dining area off one...More

Thank Feorag
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We ate twice at this pub during our stay in Gairloch, once in the restaurant and once in the lounge bar. The menu was the same in both areas of the pub and was also the same in the public bar, so no need to...More

Thank brymar21
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wester Ross, Gairloch IV21 2BD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Gairloch
  • Phone Number: +44 800 542 5444
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