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Old Station Restaurant

Station Road | Inverness-shire, Spean Bridge PH34 4EF, Scotland
+44 1397 712535
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Station Road | Inverness-shire, Spean Bridge PH34 4EF, Scotland
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

we had booked prior to our visit.We wanted something to eat and restaurant was fully booked.We decided to stay for a drink in front of the coal fire Surroundings are cosy .Staff found us a table in the bar area which was much welcomed.Would return...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank angelad201599
Reviewed 14 October 2018

This unusual,quirky restaurant in an old railway station waiting room was one of the highlights of our trip. Loved the setting, great service and the lamb was the best I have ever tasted.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank capewell893
Reviewed 1 October 2018

My friend and I were walking the Great Glen, after 25ml and torrential rain we arrived like weary drowned rats. I warned them in advance that they might consider placing us in a quiet corner away from other diners or in front of a roaring...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank judi7419
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Charming old station building turned into restaurant and bar. Bar is cosy and welcoming with open fire, train memorabilia and pleasant friendly staff. Food in the restaurant was tasty and well presented with waiting staff ensuring that all was OK. Would definitely visit again

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank craig8552018
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

We were fortunate to book twice in our weeks holiday for a meal here ,and I must say it is well worth the visit ,not only are the staff and owners polite and efficient ,but,they also have a chef who can work miracles with food...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank kevingills23
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

We are on holiday in Roybridge,saw the restaurant advertised and decided to give it a try. So glad we did, couldn't fault it. Food really good, not a massive menu, but sufficient for our needs. Best to call and reserve a table, we pulled up...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank doggiewog
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Superb food, well priced and very well cooked/presented. We had the fish and chips, but there is so much more on the menu. The chef came out after the meal, and gave us a tune on the guitar, which was most welcome. If you need...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Thesoundman
Reviewed 23 August 2018

The old Spean Bridge railway station is located in an attractive Victorian building, which has been converted into a bar and restaurant. We went into the cosy bar for a drink, and enjoyed the ambience. I had a pint of Cairngorms Brewery Commando ale from...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank KiwichickAuckland
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Reaaaly good food! Also the staff is super nice! We really enjoyed our meal, the location is super! Also on the inside it looked so pretty! It gives u such a nice feeling. And there are also good options for people who don’t eat meat,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ttiarattiara
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

There was nothing wrong with our meals but the food was definitely average. I had the salmon and it was nicely cooked but the meal was quite bland. The puddings were not good. Given the price of the meals I felt a bit ripped off.

Date of visit: July 2018
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21 March 2018|
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Response from twcb23 | Reviewed this property |
I had dinner there last year. They do online bookings I think, and not open every day.
11 August 2017|
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Response from Chris R | Reviewed this property |
They certainly take Visa, and I imagine would take MasterCard as well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$28
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Station Road | Inverness-shire, Spean Bridge PH34 4EF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Lochaber  >  Spean Bridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1397 712535
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At the Old Station Restaurant & Bar we offer great locally sourced food at reasonable prices. Dine in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, in the unique setting of a converted Victorian railway station on the world famous West Highland Line. We are located at Spean Bridge station where the Commandos began their training during the Second World War. Relax beside the fire in our public bar and enjoy local real ales. We are the only bar in the village serving real ale on draught. We also have a good selection of malt whisky, Scottish gins and wine. We have a gluten-free menu which is available on request. Children are very welcome ... And we even have a special menu for the wee ones! Our Bar is open from 5pm until late in high season. Our Restaurant is open from 5.30pm until 9pm
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