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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%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (99 reviews)
“haggis” (75 reviews)
“fish and chips” (63 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
International, Bar, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Loch Ness | Loch Ness, Inverness IV2 6TR, Scotland
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Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped off here for lunch and weren't disappointed We took dogs in bar and were promptly served with lunch along with a choice of beers Lovely little beach next to it to take dogs on before continuing on journey

Thank championi
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We have ended our memorable day round Loch Ness at the Dores Inn and we all enjoyed it. It was raining and we still wanted to stay in the tent outside to admire the views over the Loch with the birds flying by. Luckily not...More

Thank KrisCini
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Was taken here tonight and could not fault it, excellent food, good service and could not be friendlier. Lovely place with fantastic views of Loch Ness.

Thank KevBooker
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We arrived without a reservation (make one!), and the staff still accommodated us on the one free table. Food here is fantastic, albeit a bit expensive for the steaks, and you will not be disappointed. Definitely worth a visit for the drive from Fort Augustus...More

Thank TheNedbertFamily
Reviewed 6 August 2016

The food in this pub is top notch and also the beer and food is reasonably priced. The outdoor seating area means you can sit right on the loch and take in the beautiful scenery.

Thank Rob A
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Be sure to book a table at this hotel. Friendly staff delivered prompt service and good food to the hungry traveler.

Thank wandaAustralia
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Just enjoyed another evening meal at the Dores Inn. Once again, a great experience. Nice menu, good cooking, friendly staff and all in a lovely location. We will be back again soon!

Thank tiggScotland
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

The website says that breakfast is served until 11:30 so my family and I arrived at 11:10 expecting to be offered the breakfast menu only to find out that they had stopped serving all but breakfast rolls! This was a huge disappointment as we had...More

1  Thank Janesm1th
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Fab food in an amazing location right on Loch Ness. Wonderful fresh food presented well. Loved it. We sat outside with the dogs and looked at Loch Ness. The windbreaks helped with the breeze.

Thank fiona t
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Everything about the Dores Inn was excellent - really great quality food, beautifully cooked, and served with a smile. Great value too.

Thank Deborah C
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Questions & Answers
Tracy S
28 June 2017|
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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23 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
8 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
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
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
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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