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Address: 67 Church Street, Inverness IV1 1ES, Scotland
Phone Number:
+44 1463 233651
12:00 - 01:00
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Sun 16:00 - 00:00
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 03:00

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Perfect location for some drinks

Wer stayed there on Wednesday with live Scottish Folk music. One of the best stays in a pub.... fully to be recommended..

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
City Of Brussels
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Grande Prairie
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142 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We went last night to review for each of our 3 nights in Inverness. # musicians and more came in. Peter the only vocalist sadly, very sadly could not be heard. We only have to compare to Ireland's trad music where the focus is on the music with all singing, clapping and toe taping along!! Not near the same, we... More 

Thank bernadette59
City Of Brussels
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wer stayed there on Wednesday with live Scottish Folk music. One of the best stays in a pub.... fully to be recommended..

Thank stefanf287
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

I've been here twice with friends now, after recommendations from other people and being #1 nightlife in Inverness. Out of all the places I've been for a drink in Inverness, Hoots has been one of the more unpleasant ones. The first visit, I got a (warm) Corona, and when out to the "Smokers Outlet" where an extremely intoxicated man annoyed... More 

Thank Emily C
San Diego, California
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Scottish music on the first floor- Classic Rock on the second and club music on the third floor. Literally something for everyone!

Thank Erica M
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

This place was very small inside. Clearly packed because of previous TripAdvisor reviews. That being said, the live music was icing on the cake to a good night of drinking.

Thank Tim R
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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941 reviews
470 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Our previous visit to this place was amazing and it didn't disappoint this time. With different music on different levels, lots of choices for drinks and loads of people crammed inside the atmosphere is brilliant and it's the place to go in Inverness on a night out!

Thank ScottishTemplar
Elgin, United Kingdom
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203 reviews
82 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

The food here is fantastic! Beautifully presented, fresh vegetables really well cooked. Great value for money too. The staff are friendly and efficient. The atmosphere in the pub is wonderful. Really wish we had been able to stay longer for the music, it sounded like it was going to be a load of fun. Definitely returning here on our next... More 

Thank heatherad_69
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19 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Popped in here for a pint and decided to have a meal too. Service was excellent and food outstanding. Live music to follow can't ask for a better night out in Inverness

1 Thank mandy s
Adelaide, Australia
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261 reviews
169 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Great food, great staff, great music. This hotel is the life and soul of Inverness. The staff were exceptional with their service and friendliness and made sure we had everything we needed. The fish was fresh and the portion generous. The music was vibrant and spontaneous. I loved every moment thank you.

Singapore, Singapore
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172 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Hootananny in Inverness is one of those Scottish pubs that celebrates all things Scottish. Friendly staff and barmen, decent selection of drinks and whiskey, decent and affordable food like Haggis, and every night at 9:30pm, they'll have musicians come and play live performance of Scottish music. It's just a great relaxing friendly place to be in. Visit come early to... More 

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