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The Loch Ness Inn

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Lewiston | IV63 6UW, Drumnadrochit, Scotland
+44 1456 450991
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We came into town on a Saturday and at the suggestion of our B&B host we went to the Loch Ness Inn for a bite. They were PACKED and we were worried we wouldn't get a table, but the hostesses were so helpful and found a place for us. (Call ahead if you plan to dine here) We ended up... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a lovely place to eat, the atmosphere is very warm with a nice fireplace in the middle. The staff is very friendly and the food was served promptly and tasted nice. Kids menu has quite a few choices, kids were delighted. We had the seafood chowder which was tasty and perfect to warm us up and the grilled... More 

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Bathgate, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We went here with friends and their Kids for dinner and were very impressed. The choice on the menu was good and very well explained as to where the food had been sourced from, and the service was good and very responsive and friendly. My only complaint was that I thought some of the portions were very small for the... More 

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Thank Jim A
Perth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food with a choice of a la carte or set menus. Seemed a bit pricey when we requested the bill but after a few pints and several whiskies we didn't think much about it until the next morning when we actually LOOKED at the bill. We were charged for an extra 22 pints of Scottish ale.

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Thank D-Irwin7364
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great overnight stay at the Loch Ness Inn. The rooms are spacious and the food is very good and is reasonably priced. Definitely stay again on our next journey to the highlands.

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Thank John E
Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We called in for early dinner and were welcomed by a guy on a phone behind the bar. Not wanting to interrupt his call we waited ( we should have left at this point ) as he chatted a very loud employee struggled to take our order then continued to have a conversation across the room about her shift patterns... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant after being recommended by the locals. The scallops were to die for, but that was not the highlight. The staff are incredibly helpful and caring, thank you Kim and the guys.

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Thank Hrag D
Bristol, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited in January while staying in the village of Drumnadrochit. It is the only place open during off season but we really enjoyed our visit as the atmosphere was nice, relaxing and romantic. There was a fireplace but was not on/ there are wooden chairs with cushions, candles and lots of local art on the walls. We had a set... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stopped by here for dinner. The food was delicious and the staff were very helpful and friendly. Would highly recommend!

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Thank LucyS1306
South East England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

It's a lovely place to visit, really nice décor but the food is a little variable and maybe too expensive for what is served.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, European, British, Pub, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Groups
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?