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The Loch Ness Inn

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
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Value
Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, European, British, Pub, Scottish

Location and contact

Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, European, British, Pub, Scottish
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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All reviews mussels yorkshire pudding seafood lamb pie soup loch ness sunday lunch ate here lovely meal stayed here an evening meal specials board the pub booked a table both nights lovely place
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Me and 4 of my family came here as we were staying with family down the road and came on our last night, looking back I wish we went every night for our meal as it is some of the best food I’ve had in...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 209itsl
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a delicious meal in this delightful restaurant whilst visiting Loch Ness. The staff were very friendly and helpful and the food delicious.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 517gemmac
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We dined at The Loch Ness Inn this week with the expectation it would be a lot busier due to its prominent name! It has a lovely exterior and a cosy interior, with menus which boast fresh local produce cooked by young, highly skilled chefs....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank tt_amber
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service in bar we felt was very poor, to the point we were ignored and eventually left because couldn't get served. Love "drum" for its highland friendliness but this was poor to say the least, no exactly as if bar was busy either.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jo Jo C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A really warm, cosy, friendly place to stay. Our room was toasty, very clean, beautifully decorated and nice bathroom. The staff were awesome, really helpful and accommodating. I would definitely stay there again.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Vanessa W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a weekend trip up to Inverness we decided to stay outside of the city Found this lovely small inn on the internet. It is around 17 miles from Inverness itself and to access we had to drive alongside the loch to reach Drumnadrochit This...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank raybro561
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had a good Christmas menu meal in this cozy restaurant. The staff were attentive and the food was very good.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Trix1711
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

Second visit for me and again i only have good things to say. Food is good, staff are friendly and theres a real homely feel about the place. Really good value for money. Special thanks to Dorothy and Rachel the service was spot on. If...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 124ronniek
lochnessinn, General Manager at The Loch Ness Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

Dear 124ronniek Many thanks for taking the time to post a review following your recent visit to us at the Loch Ness Inn. We are delighted to welcome you back for a 2nd time and hope you make your third one soon. Kind regards Dorothy...More

Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

As were staying nearby we opted for this pub/restaurant for dinner. Great food,good value - wife chose mussels,roast dinner for me, both excellent. Local ales on the bar, comfortable place with friendly service. Had to leave dog in the car though so we didn’t stay...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank P4579FVkeithr
lochnessinn, General Manager at The Loch Ness Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Dear P4579Fkeithr Many thanks for your recent 5 star review following your meal with us at the Loch Ness Inn. I was delighted to read your positive comments and have passed them onto the team. We hope you might visit us again in the future....More

Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

So glad we come here to eat the service was excellent and food delicious x I had scampi and chips which was tasty and hot the chips were my favourite best I've had in a long time x would definitely recommend this place when visiting...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Burnsfun
lochnessinn, General Manager at The Loch Ness Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Dear Burnsfun Many thanks for posting a review following your recent visit to us here at the Loch Ness Inn. I was delighted to read that you found the service excellent and the food delicious. We hope to see you again some time in 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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