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The Grog & Gruel


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Certificate of Excellence2015 Winner

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Great food, good beer and a relaxed atmosphere in our Traditional Alehouse & Restaurant located on Fort William's pedestrianised High Street.
US$7 - US$26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, International
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Last time I visited here there was a forty minute wait, yes it was duriing the season. This was a winter visit however there was still a full menu available. We were all very predictable and went for a variety of burgers service with mixed...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Alison H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly staff, warm, good selection of food. Worth a visit! We had a burger and the hot dog which I would recommend. The nachos to start were quite a small portion but yummy.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 768samanthab
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this pub last week on a Sunday evening, first impressions were great. Traditional pub downstairs which is just what we wanted, welcoming bar staff. We ordered haggis nachos for starter and chilli dog melt x 2 for main, both were very tasty. Dog...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Holiday_sunmaker777
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely delicious food good atmosphere good drinks and value for money. Upstairs is a cosy restaurant with a view of Fort William High Street and downstairs is a very warm cosy traditional pub with great choice of local beers and whiskey. Highly recommend! Must visit!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 43kubaa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice traditional pub serving lots of Scottish ales, good choices. Friendly enough staff and nice atmosphere. 3 of us went for burgers, one venison and 2 wild boar and haggis. From the menu descriptions I would have expected better. Nothing really wrong, but they were...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank diveshark1
Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

Friendly atmosphere. Best cider in town; thistly whisky. Staff welcoming and friendly. Good live music on a Friday night.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank E5035QKnicolad
Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

Dreadfull the cheese was non existent I asked for cheese and ham with sliced toms no butter on the bread basically dry as hell my partner asked for soup and a sandwich and it was Chutney with very little cheese I am certain they had...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Mark D
Reviewed 30 December 2018

Always poped into the grog as the manager was super chatty and welcoming. The place will not be the same since his passing but the atmosphere will continue and I am looking forward to visiting again soon.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank knoydartcat
Reviewed 19 December 2018

We have been here a few times and it's always been enjoyable. Great food,friendly atmosphere and dog friendly too

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Gary M
Reviewed 10 December 2018

We only called into the bar for a drink and on the recommendation of Leah behind the bar I had great afternoon with a very friendly staff and cosy log fire a place to visit on a cold winters day

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Barry I
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Response from relaxing_dad | Reviewed this property |
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