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The Loch Ness Inn

Lewiston | Iv63 6uw, Drumnadrochit, Scotland
+44 1456 450991
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (22 reviews)
“haggis” (35 reviews)
“fish and chips” (25 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 21:00 Hours
CUISINES
Bar, European, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Lewiston | Iv63 6uw, Drumnadrochit, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 697 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by trusted friends. There were 6 of us having dinner. I had the curried sweet potato and carrot soup for starters and the best I can say about it was that it was hot. There was no curry taste and the...More

Thank chriszink
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here because of the excellent reviews but did not have the same experience. The quality of the food varied greatly. My Yorkshire Pudding filled with Haggis & Cranberry Stuffing was very tasty but the other main courses were rather bland and unexciting. Service...More

Thank cshgth
lochnessinn, General Manager at The Loch Ness Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear cshgth, Thank you for taking time to post a review following your recent visit to us here at the Loch Ness Inn for a meal. I am sorry to hear that you did not have a positive dining experience and will certainly use your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were visiting my brother who lives local. Booked this for all our family. The service was top class. The lady (manager I think or owner) was an absolute star. She helped us with the courtesy bus!!! To pick up my dad! Nothing was a...More

Thank Martinnkaz
lochnessinn, General Manager at The Loch Ness Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Martinnkaz, Many thanks for your recent review following your dinner with us here at the Loch Ness Inn. I have shared your lovely comments with the team and we all look forward to welcoming you and your family back on your next trip here....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a one night stay here, it was lovely. Warm welcome, lovely rooms with great facilities. Had dinner in the restaurant which was superb. Staff were attentive and helpful with my fussy requests. Breakfast was great, plenty of choice. One little thing would be...More

Thank KJSS272
lochnessinn, General Manager at The Loch Ness Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear KJSS272 Many thanks for your lovely 5 star review following your recent stay with us here at the Loch Ness Inn. I was delighted to read that you found the restaurant superb, staff attentive and helpful and breakfast was great. I am not sure...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

excellent food and well located for our accommodation. good service, good choice and good drinks. only negative was the offered shuttle bus was not operating.More

Thank Peter_J_Halliwell
lochnessinn, General Manager at The Loch Ness Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Peter_J_Halliwell Many thanks for your lovely 5 star review following your recent visit to us at the Loch Ness Inn. I am delighted to read that you found the service, choice and the drinks all good. I am sorry that the complimentary shuttle bus...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really disappointed in our recent visit. The starter of a warm platter was a mix of dried out cooked meat (meatballs, ribs) and chicken wings that still had a large number of hairs on them. The mains were bland and lacked in taste. For a...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
lochnessinn, General Manager at The Loch Ness Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for taking time to post a review following your recent meals with us at the Loch Ness Inn. I am extremely sorry that you found the food standards falling short on this occasion, had we been made known of any issues you had...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Usually good food and customer service. Sometimes it's a hit or miss in terms of quality of food. Messed up my booking one time and had to sit at a tiny table at the bar.More

Thank Mary T
lochnessinn, General Manager at The Loch Ness Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mary T, Thank you for taking time to post a review of the Loch Ness Inn. You do not mention when you visited us or specify what the dishes were you had issues with in terms of quality so I am finding it difficult...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for a late lunch on our way home from Skye. It was great to learn they serve food all day as we arrived about 3pm for a late lunch. They had a 2 course deal for £13-15 and well worth it. Homemade tomato soup...More

Thank strippier
lochnessinn, General Manager at The Loch Ness Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear strippier Many thanks for taking time to write a review of your lunch stop with us here at the Loch Ness Inn. I was delighted to hear that you enjoyed the homemade soup and the lamb tagine from our summer a la carte menu....More

Reviewed 16 June 2018

Huge thank you to Dorothy and her team - we are local B & B owners and are hugely lucky to have such a fantastic place to send our guests. The idyllic Loch Ness Inn is often a highlight for our guests with the best...More

Thank plutorowley
lochnessinn, General Manager at The Loch Ness Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear plutorowley Many thanks for your kind review following your recent visit to us at the Loch Ness Inn. I have passed your kind words onto the team who work so hard to deliver great customer service. We look forward to seeing you again soon....More

Reviewed 10 June 2018

My wife & I recently enjoyed a lovely meal at the Inn, good choice of meals and the service and friendliness of the staff matched the quality of the food. A nice touch was being picked up from our cottage a few miles down the...More

Thank Mark W
lochnessinn, General Manager at The Loch Ness Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Dear Mark W Many thanks for your lovely 5 star review following your meal with us here at the Loch Ness Inn. I am delighted to read that you found a good choice of meals and the service and friendliness of the staff matched the...More

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Peter C
23 June 2018|
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Response from lochnessinn | Property representative |
Hi, yes we are showing all the world cup games in our bar
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Alison S
22 January 2018|
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Response from Croftboy | Reviewed this property |
Hi ... There is a regular bus service to and from Inverness. (Several times a day). The bus actually drives past the Loch Ness Inn. In Inverness the bus stops at the terminal very close to the railway station....a couple... More
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Tracy S
28 June 2017|
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Response from lochnessinn | Property representative |
Hi Tracy, Sorry but we do not permit dogs into the bar or restaurant however they are very welcome to go into the beer garden - weather permitting. Thanks Dorothy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:00
Monday
08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 21:00
Thursday
08:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lewiston | Iv63 6uw, Drumnadrochit, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Loch Ness  >  Drumnadrochit
  • Phone Number: +44 1456 450991
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