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) #41 of 207 Restaurants in Inverness $$ - $$$ Cafe, British,
2 Stephens Brae, Inverness IV2 3JN, Scotland
+44 1463 711900
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“cakes” (54 reviews)
“fish chowder” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Stephens Brae, Inverness IV2 3JN, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been going to Girvans while on hols since the 1990's. Still as good. Excellent Chilli burger. There are ALWAYS queues to get in, but worth the wait. Great service, great food

Thank jhampsey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely place to enjoy a full Scottish breakfast, whatever the weather outside. The coffee was good, too.

Thank Tricia M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am in love with this place and I try to go there every time I can. Food is always delicious and never too expensive, the service is excellent and all the girls are lovely. For me, the best fish chowder in town.

Thank FrancescaIT1989
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As always, Girvans never fails to impress. The range of food is excellent, the service and attentiveness is excellent, and the food is just top notch. Highly recommended. The queue at the door is a sign of success and the short wait is well worth...More

Thank Gavin H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always go to Girvans when we are in Inverness, whether it be morning coffee or lunch. Have yet to be disappointed with any food or drinks. Cakes are to die for all fresh made as is the scones. Service was quick. Staff friendly & attentive....More

Thank Sarasota21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice service and good food. Not touristy. The burger ant the lamb were nice. The G&T was a bit short.

Thank Khaled A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Girvans for breakfast and we all got the Girvans breakfast so I can't tell you about anything else besides that but for about £10 which includes the big breakfast and a coffee it's well worth it! Bring from Australia the coffee is...More

Thank Grant F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a really lovely lunch here with my friends. Great atmosphere and lots to choose from on the menu depending on how hungry you are! Didn't try the cakes but they looked delicious. Thanks for a great lunch.

Thank Jaimee P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The most difficult part of visiting this eatery is deciding which cake to have! There are so many delicious looking cakes that you are left wondering. We chose the traditional lemon meringue and we were not disappointed. Ample size and plenty of flavour. Tea served...More

Thank LeeKZN
Reviewed 12 July 2017

we had breakfast here..Excellent food, service and friendly staff.The place was spotless. Too many tempting cakes..going back asap

Thank heblady
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
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09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Stephens Brae, Inverness IV2 3JN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 711900
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