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Cafe 1

) #8 of 205 Restaurants in Inverness $$ - $$$ European, British,
75 Castle Street, Inverness IV2 3EA, Scotland
+44 1463 226200
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
75 Castle Street, Inverness IV2 3EA, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Spoilt our friends Birthday lunch! we shall not come again. It was noticeable there where problems behind the scene!

Thank Josef T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I didn't have a reservation but as it was early evening and I was by myself this wasn't a problem. I ordered the posh fish and chips and the meal was delicious. The fish was cooked to perfection but the chips were slightly disappointing. They...More

Thank mum5EastAnglia
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Was here as part of a party of 6. Without exception everyone enjoyed their meals, from the venison which looked stunning to the salmon and prawns which was delicious. Great menu with the desserts out of this world- try the chocolate bomb or Maltesers Crepe....More

Thank Patrick H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had a very nice dinner at Cafe1. There is a good selection of dishes and wines to chose from. The place is quite busy so I would recommend booking a table in advance. I would definitely return here when in Inverness.

Thank einavi
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've eaten in Cafe 1 on many occasions but our most recent visit was really excellent. Attentive, delightful staff and first class food. The experience is very much Bistro style rather than fine dining but an imaginative menu, particularly the Specials complements the standard menu...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food , lovely menu .was made to feel a bit rushed on this occasion . But still enjoyed the meal.

Thank cbeag
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant deserves a higher rating in Inverness. The starter was fine, but not to rave about, but everything else was superb. Some of the very best service we have had in any restaurant. Young staff but their attention to detail was superb. My wife...More

Thank Alan R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate at Cafe 1 both nights we were Inverness - going back the second time having enjoyed it the first. The food is excellent quality and well priced in terms of what you get. Restaurant has a nice ambience and service is friendly. Would recommend...More

Thank trixiebear
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This recommended restaurant was able to fit us in without a reservation which I much appreciated. The service was excellent!!There was always someone attending to beverage service, food service or clearing used dinnerware. The food was tasty & well prepared. But I rate restaurants by...More

Thank Judyrze
Norman M, Owner at Cafe 1, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Judy, I am pleased you enjoyed cafe 1 & in particular your dessert, I have passed your praise on to young Chloe our pastry chef; she is delighted! Many thanks, Norman

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My sons and I entered this restaurant with no specific expectations, yet immediately after passing the receiving area you realise that this maybe a place where quality food is served in a professional way. He place was full on a week day, mainly with locals...More

Thank Jaap D
Norman M, Owner at Cafe 1, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Jaap, Thank you for reviewing Cafe 1, I am pleased you all enjoyed it, Very best, Norman

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$58 - US$59
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Castle Street, Inverness IV2 3EA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 226200
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