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The Chieftain Hotel

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Scottish
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2 Millburn Road, Inverness IV2 3PS, Scotland
+44 1463 232241
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Oceanside, California
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

We stopped by the Sports Bar to see some American Football (Steelers 24! v Bengals 16) and play some pool near the end of our vacation. It was awesome! First off, they let us watch American Football which was really considerate as there were other games on. Then we received absolutely great service from the bartender. She (Chelsea I think?)... More 

Thank Jeff W
Moray, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Stayed for three nights, the food was fantastic and the staff were really friendly. The bedroom was adequate and clean, we had to leave the window open because of the heat. The hotel being situated beside the dual carriageway we could smell the traffic fumes. the hotel was very busy and at times the car parking was insufficient. The shower... More 

Thank Greyhair_1
Invergordon, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Recently had lunch in this hotel restaurant and I went for the Scotch Broth and Wild Boar and Chorizo Burger. First of all, someone should tell the chef that wild boar is a dark meat animal and that chorizo is a Spanish sausage both of which were non-existent in the burger instead we had pork and a lot of paprika... More 

Thank Alistair W
Morton, Washington, Usa
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38 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Good bar area and meals were available there. There is also a restaurant. Good service. Also in the bar area there are at least 4 snooker tables.

Thank Ronald F
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40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Stayed for 2 nights at the chieftain hotel inverness on a bed and breakfast basis. Hotel very busy both nights with functions.Dined both nights at the restaurant lovely food with a good menu choiceand very reasonable prices.Bar very good and prompt service. Friendly staff throughout the hotel.Rooms quite basic but clean and comfortable with tea, coffee and biscuits and lovely... More 

Thank Jill W
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Looking for location to have a meal while viewing a sports event on TV pleased we found the Chieftain Hotel bar. The staff were very welcoming, good selection of beers and tasty food at reasonable prices.

Thank jamiso
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

We found this sports bar while walking from downtown Inverness to Jury's Inn, the hotel where we stayed. It's about halfway, and was a welcome place to stop for dinner. The kitchen doesn't open until 5:00, so if you're early, just enjoy a pint and watch TV. The menu has a nice variety -- from traditional local fare to burgers... More 

Thank blueridgegirl69
Forres, United Kingdom
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298 reviews
216 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

Ordered a bacon roll, but they only had white rolls. I asked if they had brown bread, and if so, was it nice tasty bread, or just supermarket bread - if so, I would order something else. Was told that it was tasty granary bread, so ordered a bacon butty. When it arrived, it was thin, cheap supermarket bread, so... More 

Thank Maria W
Scottish Highlands
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186 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 238 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016

We visited for lunch on a Saturday, having pre-booked as the dining room is rather small. We were glad we had as all the other tables were taken. Initially, the service was very slow - I don't think anyone even noticed we were there, however, once our order was taken everything went smoothly and efficiently - until we came to... More 

Thank TellTheTruthPlease
Stornoway, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2015

We stayed for three nights. A function the first night, and then two days shopping. No problem that we had a dog either. Front of house staff were so accommodating. Our house maid was very attentive over the days of stay. Our food was of a very high standard and we will be staying with the Chieftain on our next... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Scottish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Millburn Road, Inverness IV2 3PS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 232241

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?