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Am Fuaran Bar

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Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Scottish
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| Altandhu, Achiltibuie IV26 2YR, Scotland
+44 1854 622339
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just back from a week in Achiltibuie; and we ate both Thursday and Friday night in Am Fuaran. The hosts are warm & welcoming, and it's a lovely and cosy place, with a fabulous log fire. The food was soo delicious. I do love Am Fuaran!

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Thank Kay_Young
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

This is an incredibly cosy restaurant which serves delicious local food. We have been a few times on our recent trip north and will definitely be back every time we're in the area. Highly recommended! Only downside is that dogs are not allowed.

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Thank SvenjaTi
Dundee, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Staying at the nearby chalets we walked up to the bar one night to have a meal and a few drinks. The food was the best we had on our trip. The scallops starter was so tasty. As it was a quieter time of year the bar was quiet but we played a couple of games of pool before heading... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

We stayed at the campsite at the bottom of the road and ate in the restaurant on our second night. A scallop diver we'd got chatting to the night before (he'd come up from Kent over 20 years ago and stayed) suggested we try any of the seafood in the restaurant so we booked a table for the following night... More 

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Thank spookiepixie
Scarborough, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

How brilliant we found this bar open on our bike ride. A lot of places are closed by October (tea-room wise) so we resorted to trying to find a pub or bar. Although a lovely warm day, we were getting very hungry and thirsty but couldn't face the wonderful menu with the recommended local seafood but it was no trouble... More 

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Ponteland, United Kingdom
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179 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Wow!! Fantastic food. Completely unpretentious good honest food. My surf n turf was a succulent moist rib eye steak topped with 3 beautiful queen scallops, my husbands was the same but topped with 4 succulent garlic buttered king prawns!! You have to visit this place, although. Poking is advisable.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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401 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

A relatively limited menu; showcasing the best of the area, using local food wherever possible, with a seafood specials board, depending on the catch/weather. Francesca's cooking is sympathetic and inspired. No airs and graces, just perfectly cooked food. The best lobster I've ever tasted. Here's the thing - don't think it's an ou of the way place and just turn... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Set by the sea, this restaurant has a menu with local seafood as a speciality but other dishes and vegan/vegetarian options. A friendly staff and excellent service make for a great visit! It seemed busy so booking is probably worthwhile!

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Thank JoshSW
Essex.england
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

We had to review the amazing food in what appears a very ordinary Scottish highland bar, but it offers extraordinary quality food. Honestly cooked honestly presented delicious food. So fresh and lovely were the Scallops and fish plus steaks to die for, plus the chickens and mushroom pie (purse) Yes, I ate my way through much of it my mouth... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

We had a family dinner here and it was great they had a vegan option but no dessert for me. The family enjoyed their food and desserts though.

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$14 - US$22
Cuisine
Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Scottish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Altandhu, Achiltibuie IV26 2YR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Ross and Cromarty  >  Achiltibuie
  • Phone Number: +44 1854 622339

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?