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The Loch Ness Inn

Lewiston | IV63 6UW, Drumnadrochit, Scotland
+44 1456 450991
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (21 reviews)
“haggis” (31 reviews)
“duck” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, European, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Lewiston | IV63 6UW, Drumnadrochit, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We booked to ensure a table on a busy Saturday night. Interesting starters of haloumi on a lentil, quinoi, pistachio and pomegranate salad. My husband had black pudding fritters. Main course was fillet steak cooked perfectly and roast Scottish salmon on a warm nicoise salad....More

Thank Lynne M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Seafood Chowder here is just amazing!.. I'd eat it daily if I could! The meals are tasty and nicely presented and there's a good range of food. Make sure to book as they get busy. The staff are absolutely lovely too. They also do...More

Thank Glyn J
Reviewed 1 week ago

During our holiday in August we had sunday lunch here, The food was very good and the staff were friendly and very efficient!! We enjoyed it so much that we went back for dinner a couple of days later!!

Thank Ange T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely warm friendly staff food fab good price aswell book early or go early you won't be disappointed

Thank Elaine D
lochnessinn, Admin Assistant at The Loch Ness Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your excellent review we are pleased you enjoyed your stay and would hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great little spot and we were glad we picked this location to stay instead of Inverness City. Staff were friendly and menu extensive. There's also a beer garden we enjoyed with the nice weather we had. Good walks around the area. Would...More

Thank alacha01
lochnessinn, Admin Assistant at The Loch Ness Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, we would hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

had an excellent dinner here over last weekend - complementary transport to/from my lodge, delicious local prawns and tasty salmon with salad Nicoise - Strongly recommended

Thank brian468
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent one night in this inn, on June 6, 2017. The room was small but comfortable. We had supper and breakfast at their restaurant. The food was very good. Good service! Our only complaint: Wi-fi very slow and sporadic. We were told that it...More

Thank RobertJoseeQ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have you ever been on holiday in a cottage, wanting to mix eating out and cooking, go to a restaurant and get put off eating out so much you then cook very night for fear of wasting money doing another " loch Ness Inn" ?...More

2  Thank erawana2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Accommodation in Inverness was in short supply the weekend of our visit, and I had to look at this area instead. I was concerned, because I think of it as an ultra-commercialised corner. (Lake Windermere has Bowness, and Loch Ness has Drumnadrochit). Anyway, I needn't...More

Thank Margaret F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On both days we went to The Loch Ness Inn for a late lunch/early dinner and on both occasions the service and food were exceptional. Over the two meals there, we had salmon, fish 'n' chips, risotto, ribeye (WOW!), and lamb shank. Everything was cooked...More

Thank Dave W
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Questions & Answers
Tracy S
28 June 2017|
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Response from lochnessinn | Property representative |
Hi Tracy, Sorry but we do not permit dogs into the bar or restaurant however they are very welcome to go into the beer garden - weather permitting. Thanks Dorothy
9 March 2015|
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Response from lochnessinn | Property representative |
Hello, Thank You for your question. Yes we have an individual Gluten Free Menu.
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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
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lewiston | IV63 6UW, Drumnadrochit, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Loch Ness  >  Drumnadrochit
  • Phone Number: +44 1456 450991
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