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Hootananny Inverness


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly

Location and contact

US$10 - US$21
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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All reviews haggis cullen skink fish and chips salmon potatoes scottish music great atmosphere music starts great live music live music every night lively pub pub food black isle saturday night ceilidh beer banjo
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stayed in Inverness for 2 nights. We wanted to try some traditional Scottish food and we were told we definitely have to try this place. At the end , we went both nights and had some lovely dinner. It was so busy each nights,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank tarn_czie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant has really nice food. The portions arent extremly big, I finished my meal, and I am usually not a very big eater. So if you eat a lot usually you might want to order a side dish. The music is nice, but when...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Annebelle d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A three-level restaurant/bar/cocktail lounge with four taps beers of the Black Isle range and a great range of Scotch whisky, gin, vodka and rum. Upstairs is a venue for Scottish music. The menu is of limited choice and are average value for money.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank BellBoy53
Reviewed 4 January 2019

I came on an uncharacteristically quiet Monday evening in early December and saw this casual but cosy bar come to life. Over the course of 90 minutes, different musicians joined the central circle playing live Scottish folk music and the place was packed. I enjoyed...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank scothighlands
Reviewed 30 December 2018

Nice enough surroundings , huge selection of whiskies on a drinks menu at varying prices ,but mostly expensive as were other drinks compared to the bars in the immediate area . Pleasant staff ..

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Brandylady
Reviewed 29 December 2018 via mobile

A bit like being back in time when you enter. Everything was wood, bar, tables,seats, floor etc. Lighting was very dull but suited the atmosphere as did the wood burner. Staff were very friendly and the service was good. The meals were fine, fish and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank neilly2018
Reviewed 11 December 2018

We called in on a Thursday evening looking for something to eat. We were greeted by Emma who showed us to a table at the window. The menu was not extensive but, none the less, difficult to decide because it all sounded good. My friend...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank 234KAS
Reviewed 3 December 2018

We were going to eat here but after going upstairs to the toilets decided not to. The place is run down and the stairs to the toilets stank of cats piss. Strong smell of drugs being smoked from the smoking area .

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank David S
Reviewed 28 November 2018

Great Pub good food happy friendly staff really enjoyed live music, Had a lovely time & would return here next time I’m in Inverness.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank QueenieAyrshire
Reviewed 11 November 2018

Went in to have a gin and relax. But the staff was quite engaging and the menu looked interesting so I decided to have dinner as well. So glad I did! I finally had a good piece of Scottish salmon (lived so long in Seattle...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Response from TedR363 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is more restaurant than bar.
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