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Tailrace Inn Bar

) #3 of 5 Restaurants in Kinlochleven $$ - $$$ , British,
Riverside Road, Kinlochleven PH50 4QH, Scotland
+44 1855 831777
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good46%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Riverside Road, Kinlochleven PH50 4QH, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 178 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nicely presented and tasty lunch at reasonable price. Great pint but then had just walked 10 miles over the hills

Thank Ianfaedundee
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed the lively atmosphere of this pub and the burgers were very good. They did their best to accomodate our gluten free issues. Only complaint was from my husband who found they were out of most of the whiskey's he wanted to try. They...More

Thank Ginny P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited theTailrace Inn twice during our stay near Kinlochleven, first for drinks and then for food. The range of drinks is not bad though I was unsure on the pricing as similar rounds (5 people) cost me around £5 more the second time round....More

Thank Laurence G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were served quickly and enjoyed eating at the tables outside in the sunshine. The food was good pub grub!

Thank GrandmaHedgehog
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped off here for drinks. Lovely clean place. Friendly staff. Wouldn't return as NO air conditioning and was way too uncomfortable to sit any length of time. Poor staff having to work in that. Im sure it should not be allowed if temperature is too...More

Thank L M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have used the restaurant annually for 5 years. Distinct difference this year - fish was a small reconstituted frozen fish and chips were made from frozen. Service fast and staff pleasant enough. Very disappointed and probably won't be back.

1  Thank GrantRuglen
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We were in Kinlochleven for a hike and went looking for lunch. Tailrace Inn has a bar that served food all day. I had the veggie burger and chips and my wife had the soup of the day. Both were decent pub fare but not...More

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Management were ready for a busy weekend, with plenty of staff on, and we didn't have to wait for our food. My Lasagne was home-made, I enjoyed it so much, I had it the next evening too. The steak pie was voted great by my...More

Thank alidownunder
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Why do so many Scottish pubs descend to the lowest common denominator for the food menu? Nothing locally sourced and nothing with any thought. The lasagne we chose had the smallest possible side salad and was drenched with cheap coloured cheddar - pretty tasteless. And...More

1  Thank StEmba
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and excellent service. There were seven of us and the food was served quickly and with a smile. Thoroughly recommend

Thank judithbartram40
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Can you take your dog into the bar when you are having a meal ?
24 March 2015|
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Response from Margsgrant | Reviewed this property |
The Tailrace is definitely dog friendly. I take my Westie and Yorkie and they are made welcome. The owner has two little dogs. There is a sign stating dogs welcome.🐶
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Riverside Road, Kinlochleven PH50 4QH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Lochaber  >  Kinlochleven
  • Phone Number: +44 1855 831777
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