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LochLeven Seafood Cafe

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Onich PH33 6SA, Scotland
+44 1855 821048
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New York City, New York
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My girlfriend and I had an exceptional dinner here. The seafood is all fresh from the Loch and surrounding area - you can't ask for better! We ordered the oysters, langoustines (hot), lobster (hot), razor clams, and spaghetti with clams (ok, maybe we went a little overboard!). The langoustines and spaghetti with clams were the highlights, absolutely delicious! Oysters were... More 

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Paignton, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited earlier this month, during our first visit to Scotland. This had been recommended by our BnB. We certainly weren't disappointed- the meal was one of our best on the trip. The marinated anchovies to start were generous and tasty, the crab was huge (super sweet and fresh) and I had my first vongole outside of Italy- fantastic! Worth... More 

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Boston girl in Deutchland
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80 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

There is a lot of delicious, well-prepared seafood around this area, but this takes the cake. The restaurant is attached to the shellfish company, which...you guessed it...supplies everyone around with their fresh shellfish. And it is FRESH! There isn't much to say about the food; it is delicious and well-prepared. They also serve local beer and a very nice wine... More 

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Thank tarastravels
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Would recommend booking before you go, we managed to get the last available table. The food was really good, very reasonably priced and high quality. Would definitely go again.

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Thank Rebecca S
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yummy McYumface Top tea - oysters, clams, langoustines and flatfish - perfect Topped off with great service and shamazing pudding :-)

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Benderloch, null, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Superb lunch with my parents never been before but they had and raved about it!!. So I shall!!!. We arrived just after 5pm greeted by a lovely member of staff who showed us to our table asked if we would like something to drink or some water, we asked for water. We were the. Given the menu and the waitress... More 

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Oban, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called in for late lunch on a sunny, busy Saturday. Food and service very good. Great that it's locally sourced showing off the west coast's fantastic seafood. Great little shop next to cafe.

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Thank Shirley_S306
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a group of university students on vacation, and we headed here based off the great reviews and personal recommendations of one of our party. Between us, we had the fish of the day (whole roasted megrum), fresh oysters, scallops, langoustines, and seafood and lobster gratin. All the portions were sizable, and the seafood was all extremely fresh, sweet,... More 

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Nantwich, United Kingdom
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116 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We scheduled a stop for lunch here during a fortnight's tour of the highlands, having heard first hand rave reviews. It totally lived up to expectations, but don't go there expecting cheap eats. It's also advisable to book, even for lunch. We had the hot shellfish platter for two, plus Cullen Skink for starters. The platter included lobster, crab, langoustines,... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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72 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

LochLeven Seafood Cafe excellently fulfilled my needs for seafoods when visiting Ballachulish. It required a bit of driving from Ballachulish but it was easily done via a peaceful single track road with beautiful views along the loch. There was a shop next to restaurant for buying the fresh ingredients. Not sure what available as it was closed when I was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Soups, Scottish, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Onich PH33 6SA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Lochaber  >  Onich
  • Phone Number: +44 1855 821048

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?