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Moorings Hotel Restaurant

Banavie, Fort William PH33 7LY, Scotland
+44 1397 772797
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (4 reviews)
“scones” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Banavie, Fort William PH33 7LY, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were expecting better from a quality Hotel. Great setting but no atmosphere or table cloths. The food is typical pub food, not a great selection, overpriced and not particularly tasty. The service was not that great either. Overall very disappointing as we were looking...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just awful. We were given a table at 8.30. There were no earlier bookings but the restaurant near empty when we arrived,Service was slow.The menu boring. The entree pate was’t nice but the haggis ok. The crab cake horrible and sent back. I had sea...More

Thank coatesgirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like seafood you will enjoy this restaurant, I am not but still plenty of choices. Staff were very good and very friendly have eaten here before.

Thank Victor C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good choices on the menu food hot and tasty. Service poor/ slow using young staff without supervision.

Thank Marco1804
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place is in a fab location but since the refurbishment it has lost its character. The bistro appears mismatched with its cacophony of different chairs. The meals seem to be on a production line and not all home made. We ate here twice and...More

Thank Astivay
Reviewed 11 August 2018

We had pre-booked our table for an evening meal, so when we arrived, it was ready and waiting for us. The waitress was tremendously friendly and chatty and got us settled and took our orders without any fuss. The choice of food on the menu...More

Thank Stuart S
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

We hadn't pre-booked and on arrival we were informed we would have to wait as an unexpected large party hadn't finished... Not a problem. We headed to the bar, where they came to find us to keep us updated and to be honest we didn't...More

Thank nayz73
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Booked a table for five of us expecting restaurant style menu, service and choice. Disappointed with all aspects. The menu was very limited and certainly did not cater for anyone who was vegetarian. ( choice of melon as a starter then macaroni and cheese or...More

1  Thank Rhona C
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Ordered a glass of white wine on a nice day. After a couple of sips I noticed the residue of red wine in the bottom of the glass. Returned it and got a new glass. Also with wine residue.

Thank 12tikoes
Reviewed 16 July 2018

We only stopped off for a drink unfortunately. The place is on the Caledonian Canal and is beautiful. Food did look good !

Thank Mark D
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Questions & Answers
18 August 2017|
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Response from ch00chter | Reviewed this property |
I would check the website, the Bistro restaurant area is open all day
21 November 2016|
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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$24 - 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
Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Kids
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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