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Inver Restaurant

) #1 of 5 Restaurants in Strachur ££ - £££ European, British,
Strathlachlan, Strachur PA27 8BU, Scotland
+44 1369 860537
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“fixed menu” (4 reviews)
“tasting menu” (8 reviews)
“pea soup” (4 reviews)
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European, British, Scottish, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Strathlachlan, Strachur PA27 8BU, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had been looking forward to this for months. Sadly it wasn't our night. Food was great, but we seemed to have annoyed the owner in some way from about 30 seconds after our arrival (no idea why - on time, enthusiastic, interested) and the...More

3  Thank Optimisticwoman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this locatin is as special as it gets , over Loch Fyne with a beautiful scenicn view of a ruined castle . remote but accessible and quiet and calm , Inver is very much a foodie paradise , The bone Marrow Salt caramel with vanilla...More

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had heard good reports and watched Pamela ( owner) on Saturday Kitchen. A long 2 hour trek from home. Worth every minute . The food was absolutely delicious. The halibut roe starter was both unusual and wonderful . A real delicate surprise. The halibut and...More

1  Thank Colinconnie
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We have eaten in many good restaurants here in Scotland and around the world in our travels and this wee place with it's great friendly and knowledgeable staff is up there with the best. The standard of preparation, cooking and presentation of their locally sourced...More

1  Thank Drynachan
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Lovely food expertly prepared and plated up .Busy place Sunday afternoon , Very friendly staff ,explanation of all dishes and provenance ,which was great.

Thank jimpimGlasgow
Reviewed 9 May 2017

The best piece of halibut I’ve ever tasted. Initially popped in for coffee/cake then went for a walk as it’s in a great area to visit. Then came back for lunch. Lovely squid starter followed but that halibut then doughnuts (not your ordinary ones) for...More

Thank SirromTim
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

A great place, I read the reviews and friend's recommendations. And also the trip advisor negatives. I found the service spot on, the scandi-atmosphere with stolen French glassware a nice touch, and of course the unique appeal of the location. Nothing seemed to be cooked...More

Thank lone_man_project
Reviewed 7 May 2017

First trip to Inver after reading about their award in The Times, and is did not disappoint Super weather, an excellent B&B (Waterside Cottage in Strachur) set the scene Friendly service from Siobhan, Jean-Philippe and Sarah. Drinks outside before meal in full sun and no...More

Thank Bills_Tours
Reviewed 2 May 2017

A friend mentioned a review she had spotted for Inver in a London newspaper. Intrigued we headed up the peninsula with two friends for a Saturday afternoon lunch and arriving in the car park were blown away by the castle ruin in the loch and...More

1  Thank Merlie872
Rob L, Owner at Inver Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Dear Merlie872, Thank you for visiting Inver and for taking the time to review us on Tripadvisor. I'm so happy that you enjoyed your lunch and share our admiration for the location, which is as you say, quite magical. I would personally like to apologize...More

Reviewed 2 May 2017

After exploring Inver Castle we decided to lunch at the Inver. The location itself was absolutely beautiful! The interior was very well done, spacious and welcoming especially as we have two young children. We sat by the fire before being seated, our children were able...More

Thank Louclma
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$44
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strathlachlan, Strachur PA27 8BU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Strachur
  • Phone Number: +44 1369 860537
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Inver is a modern Scottish restaurant in a stunning location on the shores of Loch Fyne.
AA Scottish Restaurant of the Year 2016/17
Sunday Times Top 100 UK Restaurants - Scotland/NI Regional Winner
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