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The Bothy Restaurant and Bar

Canalside, Fort Augustus PH32 4BA, Scotland
+44 1320 366710
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
2 days ago
“good food”
1 week ago
“Good food”
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Canalside, Fort Augustus PH32 4BA, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had 'Cullen Skink', well, I'll rephrase that, thought we'd ordered 'Cullen Skink'. A bowl of tasteless, gloopy slop arrived in a bowl accompanied by a pale, white, cold, cheap half baked roll. This was definitely from a packet or a tin as no chef or...More

Thank ATraveller72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little village pub excellent food, staff are really friendly locals are too. Massive selection of whisky Nice cold pint

Thank ant120314
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came near closing but were still treated as though we had hours to spare. The portion sizes were generous and the prices were fair. Would definitely go again.

Thank Baker_Bowie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bar staff were friendly and the beer was good. Prices were better than another pub further up the locks but it is a tourist area and they have transport the food and drinks so have that in mind.

Thank StudentBum
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visit family in Fort Augustus every six months or so, and on every visit we have a meal at The Bothy and it has never disappointed. Isn't gourmet food, but I mean that in a good way - all very well cooked and presented,...More

Thank tormod46
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lovely lunch here while visiting Fort Augustus for the day. Food was great and very reasonably priced. Service was quick and staff were lovely.

Thank Rachael201226
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good pub food, great value for money, friendly staff. Dogs allowed in the bar area - always a bonus for us.

Thank jarbot
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The lady serving was not very friendly and the kitchen was closed! Would not recommend. From the outside it looks nice! But yeah inside it was odd and we didn't feel welcome. Having just ridden 30km on the Loch Ness trail we were wanting something...More

Thank eddieexplores
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

4 of us called in for lunch after our boat trip at 2.15 and were told they were closing at 2.30 but they could fit us in,we were sat down and our orders were taken fairly quickly, whilst we waited we noticed that members of...More

Thank Tony H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the scotch broth was good and the fresh roll. service was efficient and drinks were delivered to the table promptly. first warning that all was not well was when the sauces arrived in saches in a bowl. beef burber venison burger salad and chips followed...More

Thank jaynemacintosh201
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Ray R
Do these do a Sunday lunch?
12 July 2016|
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Response from Rhonrich | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know, but would be surprised if they didn't as all the places to eat were open on the Sunday we were there. Hope this helps
Libo X
What time start serve the lunch
26 June 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Canalside, Fort Augustus PH32 4BA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Loch Ness  >  Fort Augustus
  • Phone Number: +44 1320 366710