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Black Isle Bar

68 Church Street, Inverness IV1 1EN, Scotland
+44 1463 229920
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (276 reviews)
“salad” (20 reviews)
“cheese board” (6 reviews)
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Bar, Pizza, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
68 Church Street, Inverness IV1 1EN, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great value, atmosphere, staff, food and drink. Love this place, with a really cool (!) open air roof top bar. Really fresh, tasty pizza with nice quality steak on top. Have eaten here twice - nice and simple - and will DEFINITELY recommend and return.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank valgod66
KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a glowing endorsement of our beer, and food. I agree, the rooftop bar is a great place to while away a few hours - although not so much as we get further into December...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Popped in for a bite to eat and to taste the real ales and we were not disappointed. Great selection of real ales and pizza. Long rustic tables with miss matched chairs which adds to the atmosphere and unique look of the bar. The long...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 922lesleys
KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi there, Thank you for leaving your lovely review. It's great to hear you enjoyed so much about your visit to us. I agree, our sociable seating makes for some great encounters with folk over pizza, and beer. We hope to see you again. All...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Heard about this place before I came to Inverness so I really wanted to come and see it. It did not disappoint! There was a wide selection of beers on tap and bar food was not bad. We had a vegan pizza, which is really...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Zenmao
KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi there, Thank you for your lovely review. We are always lucky to get some great feedback on our vegan pizza offering. I'm glad to hear that you found it delicious, and that you enjoyed the beer. We hope to see you again if you...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a great bar for real ale lovers, spacious with a large beer menu, there is also a food menu too. A good location for a social night out.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Teamkarma
KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. It's always great to get good feedback on our beer. I agree, we do have a great atmosphere for a night out. We hope to see you again. All the best, Kate

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were heading to London on the sleeper train on a Friday night, and wanted to go somewhere for food before we headed off. We also had the dog with us, and as the Black Isle Bar is dog-friendly it was perfect. The drinks were...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Owen M
KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave your lovely review. I'm delighted to hear that you enjoyed your pizzas so much. It's great to hear we kept you well fuelled for your long journey. It's also great that the dog got to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went twice to this lovely place during my short stay in Inverness. It was recommanded to me by my B&B and I'm glad they did. It's quite cosy, super friendly staff, all (or almost) organic and locally produced, delicous pizza, great chocolate brownie, they...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CecileBln83
KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. It's great to hear you enjoyed so many things about your visit to the bar. We can't ask for anything more than a recommendation, and we hope to see you again soon. All...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome selection of their beers, collabs and guest taps. Tried several, each one worth it. Great service, were also happy to help and recommend. A must for any beer lover passing though Inverness.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank martinacibej
KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave your lovely review, and recommendation. It's great to hear you enjoyed so many of our delicious beers, and also found our staff so friendly and helpful. We hope to see you again. All the best,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were looking for something not typical Scottish food. We needed a small break. This looked good. The service was quick. We ordered two pizzas for three people. One was the meat and on margerita. Both were good, but slightly runny. Beers were good. We...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank joanne r
KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. I'm pleased to hear you enjoyed both your beers, and pizzas. We hope to see you again. All the best, Kate

Reviewed 6 November 2018

Just eat this pizza. You're welcome :D Very nice place, good atmosphere and friendly personel. Big advantage is using mostly local and fair-trade products.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank alexjhelen
KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you for leaving your kind review. It's great to hear you enjoyed our delicious pizzas so much, and we are always pleased to hear that visitors have enjoyed the atmosphere and the friendly personalities of our staff team. We hope to see...More

Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Was walking past this bar when I spotted someone sitting at a table eating a pizza. Feeling peckish I thought I'd give it a try. Well the pizza was simply fantastic. The base was thin and crispy and the toppings fresh, with an imaginative twist....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sherington37
KateBlackIsle, Public Relations at Black Isle Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave your lovely review. I'm delighted to hear you found our pizzas to be of the high standard we aim for, and of course it's great to hear that you enjoyed the beer you washed it...More

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Yep, it’s family friendly.
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Yes multi storey car park in Rose Street. About 5 mins walk and approx £5 for overnight parking
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$13
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 01:00
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Church Street, Inverness IV1 1EN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 229920
  • E-mail
Description
Inverness' first Craft Beer Bar from Black Isle Brewery! With 26 taps and 80 bottled options you can enjoy our very own organic beer and our favourite craft creations from around the world. We also serve handmade wood-fired Pizzas along with salads and sides, all of which can be enjoyed in our secret garden roof terrace. We even have 14 en-suite rooms available to rest your head after a long day. Come and share a beer with us and don't forget to bring your pooch - we are dog friendly!
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