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Kool Runnings Inverness

14 Church Street, Inverness IV1 1EA, Scotland
+44 1463 230856
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“jerk chicken” (93 reviews)
“rice” (37 reviews)
“callaloo” (10 reviews)
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Caribbean, Jamaican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
14 Church Street, Inverness IV1 1EA, Scotland
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Reviewed 21 August 2013

Absolutely lush food, massive choice of dishes!! The staff a super friendly and the chef is so cool!! really good prices! We were really hungover the day we went and it totally sorted us out!

Thank danceholly
Reviewed 16 August 2013 via mobile

Well many reasons not to go to this place: 1. Had to wait for an hour for food... As did everyone else. Deplorable lengths of time to wait.. Nearly wanted to cancel order and walk out. 2. Uncomfortable vibe in there with people eyeballing each...More

Thank Deanna1985
Reviewed 11 August 2013

kool runnings is brilliant, the staff are ultra friendly we turned up with a party of 9 at short notice and they quickly pushed tables together to fit us in, the food all arrived at the same time despite us ordering across the whole menu,...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 8 August 2013

Kool runnings is a great little place. All the staff are very friendly. The service was quick and the food was amazing!! Will definitely be back for more. :-)

Thank AngieB89
Reviewed 4 August 2013

Wear your flip flops, drop the attitude, have drink, order your food (you might want to see if you can bring your own wine and pay a corkage fee), but this place is fun, the food is tasty, and the owner works his butt off...More

Thank lovegolfsailing
Reviewed 2 August 2013

Food was brilliant especially for 5 year old boy. Would defo visit again if we ever come back up to Inverness.

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 1 August 2013

Stumbled on this restaurant while visiting the city...so glad we did! We had pork cheek and the scallops to start then curried goat and jerk chicken as mains. Out of curiosity we looked at the dessert menu and succumbed to the rum babar and tropical...More

1  Thank Gillmark
Reviewed 28 July 2013

Started with cocktails, which were fine and then dived straight into the spicy chicken and ribs. I like my food well spiced and this certainly was, especially with the addition of some of their hot sauce. The ribs were very meaty (hardly a bone in...More

Thank Kalo_Chorio
Reviewed 17 July 2013

my fella took me here tonight for my birthday meal we had heard good things and boy were we not disappointed. There was only 2 staff in tonight and a steady stream of customers. the man serving us was lovely and served us promptly with...More

Thank HeatherC66Garve
Reviewed 30 June 2013

I've eaten there twice now and have really enjoyed the meal both times. I've so far had the curried goat and the Jerk chicken. Both really good. The special rum punch is just right. The plantains are yummy. The sweet potato desert was absolutely delightful....More

Thank Conch-born
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Digital Payments, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Church Street, Inverness IV1 1EA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 230856
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Fully Licensed Bar & Kitchen, serving traditional Caribbean food (as well as some homely Scottish favorites) We also offer a range of wines, beers, spirits and an excellent selection of rums from all around the Caribbean Islands. Come and join us for lunch, dinner or even just a refreshing glass of Jamaican Rum Punch!
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