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Oakwood Restaurant

Dochgarroch | On the A82 Toward Loch Ness, Inverness IV3 8JG, Scotland
+44 1463 861481
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“venison” (66 reviews)
“orkney beef” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Dochgarroch | On the A82 Toward Loch Ness, Inverness IV3 8JG, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 760 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

atmosphere relaxed and friendly, food above recommendation, truly mouthwatering. huge choice in actual fact the choices were so varied it was a really difficult decision wanted to try so many

1  Thank linda f
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is lovely. Food is always amazing. Service is great. Bring your own bottle which is a bonus.

Thank tannisangel
Oakwood01, Owner at Oakwood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Ah! Thank you so much, you have no idea how nice it is to read reviews like yours. We do always try our best. X

Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Visited the Oakwood today for Sunday lunch, it was excellent as always. I had the roast beef for a main and my wife had the roast leg of lamp with garlic and mushrooms. For afters we had cranachan and creme brulee. If you fancy some...More

1  Thank Dumellabob
Oakwood01, Owner at Oakwood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Thank you guys very much for your lovely review - very informative!! Look forward to seeing you both again soon. All the best for 2018 xx

Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We visited Oakwook during the freezing night at the 28th of December. Although being late for our reservation, we received a warm welcome from the owner who made sure we are comfortable and feel like home. The menu consists of many traditional and non dishes,...More

Thank gkullis
Oakwood01, Owner at Oakwood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to review us, we are always grateful for the effort. I am so pleased you enjoyed the evening - yes that night was really cold wasn't it.

Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

It has been a great surprise. We have beef salmon and a dessert all amaizing. They had a great attention with our baby given her books and a lovely high chair then they warm up her food giving her a special bol and spoon! The...More

Thank Irene M
Oakwood01, Owner at Oakwood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Thank you Irene for your review, it is with regret that we do not have changing facilities, being built a long time ago, we do however have a shop area where we are able to offer a padded changing mat albeit on the floor. We...More

Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely couple running this restaurant. We had the most wonderful meals there- its all home made food- so if you're looking for an authentic Scottish cuisine- you need to book table there! It's all local food, they pay so much attention to where their get...More

Thank Victoria V
Oakwood01, Owner at Oakwood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Thank you Nela & Tim, it was a true delight to have you visit us twice during your trip to the Highlands and very much look forward to your return. Please do keep in touch through Highland Lassie's facebook page to see how the boat...More

Reviewed 31 December 2017

This small quaint family run restaurant is a must go to try the food.There is a lovely choice and the quality is outstanding.The garlic mushrooms are to die for and the slow roasted venison is lovely.All the food is awesome and not the run of...More

Thank jamescraib97
Oakwood01, Owner at Oakwood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2018

Thank you so much for you kind review, from the family.

Reviewed 26 December 2017

Five star local produce cooked to perfection and no corkage on byow - what more could you ask for? Perhaps only a driver as restaurant is located just over 5 miles from the centre of Inverness down Loch Ness - this is the only reason...More

Thank John L
Oakwood01, Owner at Oakwood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2018

Thank you so much for your very kind review, I'll take the drop of star for location as I love our very pretty village and watching the boats on the canal. It's the freshness of our location that inspires my cooking, and also love the...More

Reviewed 19 December 2017

Booked the Oakwood Restaurant during a short family visit to Inverness. This small, homely restaurant is in Dochgarroch, just a 10 minute drive from the centre of Inverness on the A82 to Fort William. It is run by a family, the mother of whom does...More

Thank Diamond35
Oakwood01, Owner at Oakwood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Thank you so much for your very kind review, we will very much look forward to your next visit to us.

Reviewed 25 November 2017

Only been there after a funeral( my ex husbands) plenty of good food and drink , service was up to scratch. The company wasn't morose . It was chosen for its recommendation and position on the main road with ample parking

Thank Mary m
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Hannah D
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Response from sai69chan | Reviewed this property |
there is a wee seating bit outside so probably could use that.
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Gail G
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Response from jilly7208 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have plenty of gluten free dishes. My daughter is coeliac so we have to pay particular attention to this in restaurants. She was delighted with the choices on the menu and the specials board.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$35
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dochgarroch | On the A82 Toward Loch Ness, Inverness IV3 8JG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 861481
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Description
Oakwood Restaurant is just 3 miles from Inverness on the Main A82 travelling towards Loch Ness, road side.Serving award winning Scottish food, Venison, Orkney Island Gold Beef, Hand dived scallops & Langoustine, along with chicken, lamb & a good vegetarian and vegan choices.
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