There are a number of great restaurants and pubs in the area, and even more in the neighbouring towns.
Below are a selection of our favourites sorted by location, covering casual pub food to fine dining.
Pub and restaurant with traditional Highland decor and open fires.
There is a fabulous beer garden, and there is sure to be something for everyone on the menu.
From a generous Sunday roast with the family (they offer free top ups on roasties, yorkies and gravy!) to a hearty burger and a beer with friends.
They also run a free pub quiz every Sunday with prizes up for grabs !
+44 (0)1301 702279
Traditional friendly Scottish pub.
The bar area has a pool table and two televisions showing sport during the day. Food is also served in the bar.
The Lounge area has stunning Views of Loch Long and the Arrochar Alps, serving great home style pub grub.
The chef makes some fantastic curries, and the steak pie is always great !
+44 (0)1301 702241
Bar and restaurant set in a 12th century converted church, this restaurant is truly a unique historical setting.
Here you'll find a good Scottish warm welcome, a delicious regional menu including vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options, great local ales and the finest malt whisky's for you to savour.
Slanj offer live music at weekends, a courtesy minibus to collect you from Ben Bheula and a takeaway menu. They are also dog friendly !
+44 (0)1301 702172
A classy spot on the shores of Loch Fyne, serving locally caught fish and shell fish in a contemporary setting.
Head chef Callum Hall and his team produce mouthwatering seasonal menus using only the freshest and finest local Argyll ingredients, and even smoke their fish on site.
With a deli and takeaway service, their world-class seafood can also be enjoyed back at Ben Bheula.
Open from 12pm until 6pm daily, booking in advance is strongly recommended.
+44 (0)1499 600482
The George has been a recognisable venue in Inveraray for many years with an excellent reputation. With original flagstone floors and four open fires, The George has a true old-world feel. A lively spot with a wide selection of real ales, over 100 malt whiskies, and an extensive wine list, it definitely deserves its feature in the good pub guide and the good beer guide.
The menu features the very best, well hung West Highland beef and lamb, seafood from the local fishing port of Tarbert and famous Loch Fyne salmon, which are all used imaginatively to produce well cooked meals at fair and reasonable prices.
Food is served all day from 12:00-21:00.
+44 (0)1499 302111
Samphire is a quaint restaurant that focuses on sourcing sustainable local produce to create refined dishes, and allow the natural flavours to shine.
Despite the name, the restaurant also offers a great selection of meat and game from the surrounding hills and glens.
Consistently rated the top eatery in Inveraray on TripAdvisor, Samphire is well worth a visit.
Open from 12:00-14:30 for lunch and 17:00-20:30 for dinner service, Wednesday to Sunday.
+44 (0)1499 302321
A wonderful informal bistro with a relaxed, homely feel.
Using local produce wherever possible, they have a good selection available for both breakfast and lunch.
Their fantastic coffee and home baking is available throughout the day, or if you prefer a beer or wine with your lunch, they have a small but enticing selection.
Regularly well reviewed, Brambles is a great option at any time throughout the day.
Breakfast is served daily from 08:00-11:30 and lunch from 12:00-17:00.
+44 (0)1499 302252
Inver is one of the most talked about restaurants in Scotland at the moment, with chef Pam Brunton being awarded Chef of the Year by The Good Food Guide.
A stunning experience, with dishes showing great creativity and invention.
Inver serves lunch and an à la carte dinner menu, as well as a four course tasting menu. They also have a cosy bar area to enjoy some drinks before your meal.
The restaurant has featured on numerous lists of the best restaurants in the uk, and is definitely worth a visit.
Opening hours and days vary throughout the seasons and months, so it is best to check their website for up to date information.
+44 (0)1369 860537
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