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Address: 67 Church Street, Inverness IV1 1ES, Scotland
Phone Number:
+44 1463 233651
12:00 - 01:00
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Sun 16:00 - 00:00
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 03:00

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We ate here on our 1-night stay in Inverness, at the recommendation of a friend. Food was basic pub-grub but very good, and the live music and relaxed atmosphere were fun. Staff... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
United Kingdom
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United Kingdom
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56 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We ate here on our 1-night stay in Inverness, at the recommendation of a friend. Food was basic pub-grub but very good, and the live music and relaxed atmosphere were fun. Staff were friendly and helpful. A good evening!

Thank Happyfizzy
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited this bar last week and the staff were so rude. The place needs a deep clean cause its filthy and is definately a health hazzard. How it is still allowed to remain open is beyond me.

Thank David G
Chicago, Illinois
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31 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We only had time for one early-evening drink, but I could tell this is a good place, where people can relax and have a good time. It's got a great atmosphere ... I wish I could've stayed longer.

Thank Huffalump
Grande Prairie
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143 reviews
96 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We went last night to review for each of our 3 nights in Inverness. # musicians and more came in. Peter the only vocalist sadly, very sadly could not be heard. We only have to compare to Ireland's trad music where the focus is on the music with all singing, clapping and toe taping along!! Not near the same, we... More 

Thank bernadette59
City Of Brussels
2 reviews
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Wer stayed there on Wednesday with live Scottish Folk music. One of the best stays in a pub.... fully to be recommended..

Thank stefanf287
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

I've been here twice with friends now, after recommendations from other people and being #1 nightlife in Inverness. Out of all the places I've been for a drink in Inverness, Hoots has been one of the more unpleasant ones. The first visit, I got a (warm) Corona, and when out to the "Smokers Outlet" where an extremely intoxicated man annoyed... More 

Thank Emily C
San Diego, California
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Scottish music on the first floor- Classic Rock on the second and club music on the third floor. Literally something for everyone!

Thank Erica M
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

This place was very small inside. Clearly packed because of previous TripAdvisor reviews. That being said, the live music was icing on the cake to a good night of drinking.

Thank Tim R
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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970 reviews
478 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Our previous visit to this place was amazing and it didn't disappoint this time. With different music on different levels, lots of choices for drinks and loads of people crammed inside the atmosphere is brilliant and it's the place to go in Inverness on a night out!

Thank ScottishTemplar
Elgin, United Kingdom
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203 reviews
82 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

The food here is fantastic! Beautifully presented, fresh vegetables really well cooked. Great value for money too. The staff are friendly and efficient. The atmosphere in the pub is wonderful. Really wish we had been able to stay longer for the music, it sounded like it was going to be a load of fun. Definitely returning here on our next... More 

Thank heatherad_69

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