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The Fishmarket Restaurant

££ - £££Seafood, British,
Station Road, Mallaig PH41 4PY, Scotland
+44 1687 462299
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (31 reviews)
“seafood” (27 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
Seafood, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Station Road, Mallaig PH41 4PY, Scotland
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91 - 100 of 262 reviews

Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

We went to the Fishmarket coffee shop upstairs, staff were friendly and the cappuccino was very good.

Thank blott
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Arrived in Mallaig off the Jacobite train and this was pretty much the first place we came to, and as it was raining we went straight in. We stuck with fish and chips but they seemed to have a fine looking specials board. I thought...More

Thank AlanMeerkat
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Cold prawns with a sauce of ketchup and mayonnaise was terrible. Price of single malt whiskey is twice more than in Fort William.

1  Thank Иван Г
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Had lunch here on Saturday - and I was in Heaven - the Prawns were out of this world and being a fish and seafood fanatic - I didn't want it to finish....... Staff were amazing - the Cafe part is upstairs - but because...More

Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Walked in, very odd atmosphere! The two waitresses were just like a couple of whispering Jesus's. Uncomfortable and miserable......didn't bother eating or drinking.......walked out

1  Thank Carl D
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Came in for lunch after taking the Jacobite Steam train up from Fort William. Lucky we booked a table because it was so full customers had to wait. Recommend booking a table in advance for straight off the train, enough time to see the town...More

1  Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

To summarize first of all: really not worth the experience so I would suggest you just skip this pain in your trip. Lets start with what was well done: the scalops and would actually recommend them! Now lets go to whats horribly done: service is...More

2  Thank Alvaro I
fish m, Manager at The Fishmarket Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2016

I can assure you this matter is in hand we only needed a lunch time service for this matter to be corrected, it is not our policy for customers not to feel welcome and enjoy dining in our restaurant, The specials board is not deleted...More

Reviewed 17 June 2016

Very helpful and pleasant staff (not too common in some parts of the Highlands) and ideal menu because it offers half portions as sometimes we don't want a huge meal at lunchtime, but this was really good, well cooked and very tasty. Difficult if one...More

Thank Phyllis E
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Situated on the harbour front, the building is where the row of fish merchants' cabins were once situated. The choice of seafood is wide and still practically wriggling on the plate - figuratively speaking, of course! If you go for the Cullen Skink, be prepared...More

Thank Douglas T
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Had haddock and chips - fish children size - for two,around £24 - not good to say Mallaig is a major fishing town - in fact pretty poor.It seems to be the same all over Mallaig.

Thank pentode100
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Station Road, Mallaig PH41 4PY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Lochaber  >  Mallaig
  • Phone Number: +44 1687 462299
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