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Dores Inn

$$ - $$$International, ,
Loch Ness | Loch Ness, Inverness IV2 6TR, Scotland
+44 1463 751203
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (101 reviews)
“haggis” (79 reviews)
“fish and chips” (65 reviews)
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International, Bar, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Loch Ness | Loch Ness, Inverness IV2 6TR, Scotland
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

Best view in the highlands and the best food you could ask for. Calm and relaxing barthough a bit small, good atmospherer in the restraunt and the best beer garden I have ever seen.

1  Thank alanmidd
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our meal here. Its a lovely old building in a beautiful setting on the shores of Loch Ness. Staff very friendly too. I'd class the food as good pub grub. I certainly had no complaints and would very happily return. Husband had...More

Thank JoC22
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Restaurant with good ales, friendly service, but serving poor quality food. Avoid burgers as meat is cooked before order, avoid linguine salmon as whole chilli has fallen in. You can have fish and chips.

Thank questionvacances
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Went for a family meal , glad we booked ahead as with it being a nice day the pub was packed , fantastic meal and couldn't fault the food , service could have been a little better but considering how busy they were nothing to...More

Thank Darren P
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We didn't actually go into the pub/ restaurant but we spent the early evening on the beach section next to the Loch having a family bbq. There were people swimming in the Loch, walking and having quality family time or fun with friends. The restaurant...More

Thank GillyGee2013
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice dinner in a lovely location on the banks of loch Lomond. Good value and nice size portions. Would recommend to all visiting Inverness as a nice spot out of town.

Thank Duncan L
Reviewed 24 August 2016

hi had lunch here today in the lovely sunshine so we sat outside .we have not being out here for a while but boy was it worth it i had the rib eye steak and partner had the burger both great large helpings and the...More

Thank susan m
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We had really looked forward to visiting here and our meal was delicious. However, we did not rate the service very highly. When our drinks arrived, the poor waiter spilt almost a whole pint of beer over me. It was a complete accident and accidents...More

Thank MJGT
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Such a let down I have been before and it's been great but it's really gone down hill,lots of staff wandering around and none appear to have a clue what they're doing. Took ages to get our table even though we booked we waited 40...More

3  Thank ezza1232
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Visited this restaurant again in August with niece and nephew. Fabulous food, great service, and lovely view at the foot of Loch ness.

Thank ann t
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Tracy S
28 June 2017|
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Response from Senor_Chang_No1 | Reviewed this property |
Hard to tell. There is not too much room inside because it is an old house. I guess it also depends on the size of the dog. It could work if you book a table in a corner. Or consult the patrons first.
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24 June 2017|
Response from bardseymike |
FollowA9 into Inverness and then take B862 WHICH SKIRTS the eastern side of the loch to Dores .WQell worth a trip the steaks are great
9 October 2016|
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Response from MummyKnitter | Reviewed this property |
Yes and inside the bar area too
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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
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Loch Ness | Loch Ness, Inverness IV2 6TR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 751203
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