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Cafe 1

££ - £££European, British,
75 Castle Street, Inverness IV2 3EA, Scotland
+44 1463 226200
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“crepes” (9 reviews)
“tempura prawns” (10 reviews)
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European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
75 Castle Street, Inverness IV2 3EA, Scotland
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391 - 400 of 867 reviews

Reviewed 19 June 2015

Could not recommend this restaurant enough,looked after us and even put the lights out and sang Happy Birthday, great food, great staff, great experience.

Thank JacMac163
Reviewed 18 June 2015

very good food.......attractive and efficient young wait staff.....informal atmosphere with good vibes.....decent wine list........good value for the money. very busy on a monday night!

Thank bolgerjohn
Reviewed 16 June 2015

This restaurant always seems to be busy and I'm not surprised, it's excellent! The food is really great and the waiting staff are so nice. Will definitely return the next time in Inverness.

Thank 999n123
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Having already been told by our lovely landlady at Tie-Oshien that Café 1 was the best restaurant in Inverness, but that we'd be unlikely to get a table as we hadn't booked in advance, my boyfriend and I found ourselves taking refuge from the rain...More

3  Thank freebles
Reviewed 8 June 2015

We'd only heard good things about this place, so were excited to try it on Saturday night. While all the waiting staff were friendly & warm, overall I wasn't too impressed. For a start, when we arrived, our table wasn't ready, so we were invited...More

1  Thank ParisDrizzle
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Took my parents here at the weekend & I have to say I really did enjoy the experience, the restaurant itself is a little cramped (although there is another area off to the side which I didnt really pay much attention to) but the food...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 7 June 2015

Despite being regular visitors to Inverness this was our first visit to Cafe1, and it definitely won't be the last. The meal was superb, with the starters of particular note - chicken and chorizo tagliatelle and local beef ravioli. The whole meal was excellent, and...More

Thank donkjnr
Reviewed 3 June 2015

We regularly dine here and always recommend it to others. I can't say anything other than everything is always perfec hence we go often.

Thank Elaine0707
Reviewed 3 June 2015

A group of 10 of us visited cafe 1 on a busy Saturday night. The food was outstanding and the young waiter who served us was very attentive and we were constantly asked if we would like more water, drinks etc. This was the first...More

Thank CSM04
Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

Please change the website and set menus according to what is being served that week. Have been a couple of times recently for the set lunch during the week. The restaurant was not busy. Felt the food was nice enough but didn't warrant the higher...More

Thank Caithnessian
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Questions & Answers
Catherine M
30 July 2017|
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Response from Norman M | Property representative |
Catherine, We do indeed, all our dishes are made fresh & ingredients can be swapped to cater for dietary needs. we stock gluten free bread, pasta & soy, our sauces & soup is made without gluten also. Very best, Norman
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$58 - US$59
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Castle Street, Inverness IV2 3EA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 226200
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