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Inver Restaurant

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Strathlachlan, Strachur PA27 8BU, Scotland
+44 1369 860537
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10:30 - 23:00
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Sun 10:30 - 17:00
Wed 10:30 - 17:00
Thu - Sat 10:30 - 23:00
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Very tender lamb for her, halibut for me. Both dishes were first class. Great little restaurant with friendly staff.

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Thank fergiet
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our lunch stop at Inver Restaurant. Food was excellent and the service was too. Great location by Loch Fyne with views over the loch. Very comfortable surroundings and very friendly staff. Can't wait to go back.

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Thank pamferguson
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having read some of the less favourable reviews, I must say we totally agree with them. We have visited this restaurant many times over the years with family and friends and always look forward to it. The setting, the atmosphere and the delicious food made the 50 minute drive so worth while. No longer. I'm not sure what the owners... More 

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2 Thank Debbie A
Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited in our Motorhome, which we could leave overnight, to fully enjoy scenery, walking and great hospitality. Lots of home made delicacies ( best butter ever tasted, and specialty gin and tonics very special). Seafood so fresh and everything cooked and served with enthusiasm and passion. Would thoroughly recommend.

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Thank Sarah T
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awful. Pretentious simple food & overpriced. Ridiculous wait between courses. If you want good food in Argyll try the george or samphire, this place is a fashionista hit. Won't last long and deservedly so.

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2 Thank Creasybob
Scotland, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We travelled specially to visit Inver, having read the reviews, and we were very glad we did. We had a lunch one day and dinner the next. Both were fantastic, I'd go again in a heartbeat, shame that it's so far away.

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Thank Basilbig
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great view, ambiance and general relaxed feel about the place. Food fresh and innovative with great gluten free choices !

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Thank Niall D
Brisbane, Australia
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We made a snap decision to take the ferry from Tarbert instead of sticking to our planned itinerary. After the short trip over our gps took us on the coastal road, which in itself was a great detour. Then we happened upon Inver - what a delight. The staff, the setting and the food. All amazing. If you have the... More 

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Thank Markfuller66
Gourock
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location of this restaurant is worth the journey, it's idyllic. The restaurant itself is so interesting with the food books and the vinyl collection is wonderful, playing low key on a turntable. The old part of the house with the real fire and soft furnishings and the dining room, seemingly very Nordic all wood and windows to show off... More 

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1 Thank Elaine T
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Fabulous location, food and service is fantastic! Definitely a must visit if you are travelling up to this area!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$45
Cuisine
European, British, Scottish, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 17:00
Thursday
10:30 - 23:00
Friday
10:30 - 23:00
Saturday
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strathlachlan, Strachur PA27 8BU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Strachur
  • Phone Number: +44 1369 860537
Description
Inver is a modern Scottish restaurant in a stunning location on the shores of Loch Fyne.
AA Scottish Restaurant of the Year 2016/17
Sunday Times Top 100 UK Restaurants - Scotland/NI Regional Winner

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