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The Loch Ness Inn

Lewiston | IV63 6UW, Drumnadrochit, Scotland
+44 1456 450991
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (20 reviews)
“haggis” (31 reviews)
“duck” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, European, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Lewiston | IV63 6UW, Drumnadrochit, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited here after being unable to find anywhere to eat on Friday 22nd September which was also my birthday! We had walked miles looking for somewhere. Anyway it was full but a lovely waitress managed to squeeze us in! My boyfriend and I both...More

Thank LeedslassieLeeds
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very friendly bar. The locals are absolutely brilliant! Excellent selection of local beers, lagers, gin, and whisky as well as wines and other spirits.

Thank Yvonne W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We read great reviews about the food but when we stopped for dinner we were told that unless we were staying at the hotel we were not welcome even though the restaurant was only 25% full. They said that all tables were reserved which I...More

Thank JoanneH32
Reviewed 2 days ago

The friendly staff at this attractive little pub/restaurant served our tour group of 41 in a professional and efficient manner. There were no complaints about the food or draught beers and everyone left feeling pleasantly full.

Thank kestrels666
Reviewed 3 days ago

Meals are excellent, presentation makes all the difference, and the quality of the meals were very good, the staff were very helpful and polite to a very high standard, will be going back the next time we are on holiday.

Thank Alexander R
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were recommended to have dinner here by our hosts at Urquhart Bay Bed & Breakfast. What a fantastic suggestion! All of the items were locally sourced and the meals were delicious. I highly recommend the sticky toffee pudding as well! When we return, we...More

Thank nickioh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked to ensure a table on a busy Saturday night. Interesting starters of haloumi on a lentil, quinoi, pistachio and pomegranate salad. My husband had black pudding fritters. Main course was fillet steak cooked perfectly and roast Scottish salmon on a warm nicoise salad....More

Thank Lynne M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Seafood Chowder here is just amazing!.. I'd eat it daily if I could! The meals are tasty and nicely presented and there's a good range of food. Make sure to book as they get busy. The staff are absolutely lovely too. They also do...More

Thank Glyn J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During our holiday in August we had sunday lunch here, The food was very good and the staff were friendly and very efficient!! We enjoyed it so much that we went back for dinner a couple of days later!!

Thank Ange T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely warm friendly staff food fab good price aswell book early or go early you won't be disappointed

Thank Elaine D
lochnessinn, Admin Assistant at The Loch Ness Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your excellent review we are pleased you enjoyed your stay and would hope to see you again in the future.

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Questions & Answers
Tracy S
28 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
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
9 March 2015|
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Response from lochnessinn | Property representative |
Hello, Thank You for your question. Yes we have an individual Gluten Free Menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
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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