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Drumnadrochit Hotel Restaurant

Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition, Drumnadrochit IV63 6TU, Scotland
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good25%
  • Average16%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (6 reviews)
“our waiter” (2 reviews)
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British, Scottish
$$ - $$$
Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition, Drumnadrochit IV63 6TU, Scotland
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

As we had our dog with us we sat outside on the balcony/terrace to eat and luckily it was a sunny day. Lovely view of the Loch Ness and good food served with a smile.

Thank Sarah T
Reviewed 11 November 2016

This is a cafeteria style restaurant, with a limited amount of selections. But what they do offer are well prepared. Better that, than offering a lot and doing nothing well. I wouldn't go out of my way to eat here, but if your at the...More

Thank Bruce R
Reviewed 7 November 2016

What a very informative place to visit, a great exhibition and suitable for all ages. If you believe in Nessie or even if you are a sceptic this is straight forward, factual exhibition. If you want to see Nessie you probably need to have a...More

Thank Tim W
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Had an excellent meal. Good choice of menu. Staff very polite and friendly. Would definitely recommend this restaurant.

Thank MerelyP
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Spend a good hour here walking round the exhibition and listening to the narration in the 6 rooms. It was interesting and informative but not worth the £7.95 entrance fee. Basically it tells you the monster story is fake as the loch is too cold...More

Thank Carolyn I
Reviewed 3 September 2016

This is a cheerful and friendly hotel where the staff are extremely helpful and knowledgeable about the area. The food consists of localally sourced produce that is always fresh. The smoked seafood skewers were a first for me and they were excellent. The smoked mussels...More

Thank Bob J
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped in hungry not knowing what to expect. Seated at a table on the second floor overlooking the loch, we were asked for our drink order right away. The ambiance/décor was slightly dated but nostalgic with various 'nessie' memorabilia from the ages- it was...More

Thank Crazyjack555
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Had a nice meal in the restaurant but it was very noisy due to a birthday party. Catered for gluten free with gluten free brownies although this was not advertised. The waiters Ashley and robin were very good however Dave was somewhat rude at times....More

Thank Jemmaf16
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped here between Urquhart and Inverness for a quick lunch. My husband and I both had the burger with chips. They were so yummy! Service was friendly and there wasn't a whole lot of people in the restaurant, despite the crowds outside at the shops.

Thank Hollaleigh
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Don't waste your time if you're a vegetarian! Only thing on menu which was suitable was roast vegetable soup which I might have enjoyed had it not be ridiculously over seasoned with pepper. Inside of my ears was actually burning!!! Young waiting staff were OK,...More

Thank xMillie-hx
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
British, Scottish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition, Drumnadrochit IV63 6TU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Loch Ness  >  Drumnadrochit