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The Crofter

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
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High Street, Fort William, Scotland
+44 1397 704899
09:00 - 01:00
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96 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

When up in the area and needing to watch football we always pop in here as food is cheap and well presented and there are numerous TVs to watch the football. If in the area would definitely recommend.

Thank Hutchmaster
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67 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Our family of five with children aged 17, 14 & 9 had dinner here. Meal was nice and reasonably priced with lots of choices.

Thank tg0404
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Just been for lunch at the Crofter. Waited 40 minutes for food, definitely not full, bit a little busy. Chicken burgers arrived and found that the bun was dry and falling apart, chicken was dry, very little salad on the bun just a poor floppy piece of lettuce. I asked the manager if I could have a replacement meal quickly... More 

Thank natureway720
Singapore, Singapore
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54 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We had a very nice lunch (I ordered gourmet burger with fries and hot chocolate) it's about £10. Tasty burger meat and amazing burger taste. Hot chocolate taste good strong enough, better than luxury hotel hot chocolate! Waiters are all friendly and nice. We had a very good lunch time here and enjoyed football game together with the other people... More 

Thank ABVisor
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10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

We had an overnight stay in Fort William and had our evening meal at The Crofter. We were a party of 6, with 4 adults and 2 kids aged 10 and 9. The Crofter was busy but staff were very accommodating and quickly set up a double table for us. The food was good hearty pub food with excellent portions,... More 

Thank Ad D
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

freshly cooked tasty and really really good value .......... massive gold star for being dog friendly................. Staff were so nice ............... coffee's were yummy

Thank LynnGC
Hastings, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

The Crofter had been recommended to us and we decided to have dinner there on a Tuesday. Sadly what we did not realise was that European football would be on the 5 plus screens in the restaurant section. Food was good but always conscious of people looking over you from the bar to watch the match. Food was good pub... More 

Thank SteveOh1
Doha, Qatar
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168 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Not the fanciest place, but decent food at a fair price. Not too loud or busy. Service was good but not great.

Thank dutemplar
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268 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

recently stopped at the Crofter after a day of touring for our group of 5 persons. I cannot comment on the food as we just stopped for drinks. The atmosphere was quite lively and full of guests at the bar. We ordered several rounds of drinks and got to talk to a few locals. Also met Dale Monk who worked... More 

Thank Steve-JL.a.
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

We used this pub last year and once again we visited it several times for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Unlike most pubs where you order your food at the bar, this place has waiters and waitresses who take your order and bring food and drinks to your table. It is a pub so you can of course just drink at... More 

Thank BootneckBirmingham

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Fort William, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Lochaber  >  Fort William
  • Phone Number: +44 1397 704899

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?