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Russell's Restaurant

) #1 of 11 Restaurants in Spean Bridge ££££ European, British,
Smiddy House, Spean Bridge PH34 4EU, Scotland
+44 1397 712335
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“monkfish” (8 reviews)
“steak” (17 reviews)
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Restaurant Hours
European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Smiddy House, Spean Bridge PH34 4EU, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 373 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Each time you book a visit to this restaurant you know that you can look forward to a consistently high standard of food and good service from the friendly staff and often welcomed by Robert your attentive host. The surroundings are warm and welcoming, and...More

Thank Chris4London
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Celebrating our wedding anniversary. The most delicious food ever. Great service. Our 3 year son was well looked after too. Ice cream for starters!! Very impressed / would highly recommend 👍👍

Thank Dolly123456
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This restaurant offers exceptional service and outstanding food with a Scottish twist. From the moment we were invited to peruse the menu in the drawing room I enjoyed the experience. The scallops with black pudding and two sauces were perfectly cooked. I also enjoyed the...More

Thank suziq5
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stayed on a Dinner Bed and Breakfast basis. Great menu, all dishes cooked to perfection. Great service.

Thank Weejesssuecon
Reviewed 6 days ago

My granddaughter took me for my birthday very welcoming staff comfortable surroundings and three courses meal was delicious would definitely recommend

1  Thank Morag M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food and wine, good atmosphere. Quality produce which one doesn't mind paying the price for. Visited the place several times over the years when visiting the area.

Thank dominicpm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staying in Spean bridge with my partner and baby for a family week end, refused to seat us because of the child, got told that our daughter would disturb the other customers. Been a manager my self, I would of never left a family with...More

Thank Natalie N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sometimes it's the small towns that hide the unexpected treasures. That was certainly the case with Russell's in Spean Bridge, Scotland. It was an excellent fine dining experience, starting with a warm welcome and drinks in the lounge, with time to peruse the menu. We...More

Thank Greg D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food, service, so quiet you can actually talk and best food in all of Vail! Crab legs are beyond huge and terriaki steak amazing.

Thank Joel N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Living in Kinloch Laggan some 25 miles away I've passed Russels hundreds of times but for some reason I've never been. It has been a mistake not to go. The service was wonderful and some of the most attentive I've ever had whilst feeling very...More

Thank grant d
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Response from DotJohn | Reviewed this property |
We don't know because we don't have a dog and we didn't see any dogs. You should get in touch with the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$43 - US$57
Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Smiddy House, Spean Bridge PH34 4EU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Lochaber  >  Spean Bridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1397 712335
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Serving outstanding cuisine with fresh local game and a selection of seasonal produce, Russell's is an AA award winning restaurant incorporated with the Smiddy House at Spean Bridge near Fort William. Once you have experienced the fine dining in our relaxed environment you may be tempted to stay a while!
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