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The Olive Grove

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Crown Street, Inverness, Scotland
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good26%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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“lunch” (2 reviews)
“scones” (4 reviews)
“bread” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Soups, British
Crown Street, Inverness, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a really awful experience at the Corrie Garth hotel We came down hear for eats prior to heading to Cairngorms to ski Lovely food friendly staff good atmosphere We will be back Keep up the good work

Thank Christine W
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Good pot of tea plus pot of hot water. Good choice of scones and other goodies, reasonable price, attentive staff, will be back.

Thank scotscalder
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Great quiche and salad, followed by Victoria Sponge and coffee. Great banter as ever with Liz and May. Love the Olive Grove. Mairi

Thank MairiInverness
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We had a lovely lunch here today - parsnip and apple soup with some bread, which only cost £2.50. The food is made and served by local volunteers and all the profits go to local charities.

1  Thank Catherine H D
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Found this wee gem of a place on the way home whilst walking. Food always great scrambled eggs are brilliant and the soup is always piping hot and bowl size plentiful. Prices are so reasonable. Well worth a visit. Place is run by volunteers who...More

1  Thank Martin M
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We had dinner on a Sunday night and it was busy. The table we had was in a corner by the window and gave us some privacy without being confining. The service was friendly and efficient. We just had bread and olives to start with...More

3  Thank Keith I
Reviewed 16 June 2016

We were looking for a cuppa tea and a wee scone. We found this little treat and it was exactly what we needed. It's run by volunteers and supports a local charity.

1  Thank Dre45
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Lovely people, who fed me with a free dinner on my charity quest with no money or food. I wish more people would support a local charity like this one. Food was fresh and tasty, and the scones were amazing. I think I would move...More

Thank Anna S
Reviewed 28 April 2015

This is a friendly, clean and community-minded operation, where several of the local churches have formed a team to provide a cafe to help their funds. The baking is superb, the crockery, napery and cutlery top notch, and the location is p[efect for those wishing...More

Thank katethepict
Reviewed 28 April 2015

Lovely homebaking at great value. Small and cosy so not somewhere for a first date but definitely good for old friend's catch up!

Thank dmmacrae
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crown Street, Inverness, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
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