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26 Queensgate, Inverness IV1 1DJ, Scotland
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Ayr, United Kingdom
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139 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very friendly host welcomed us to this place on Queensgate in the centre of Inverness. We had the messe which was excellent and the main course which was OK. My lamb was very spicy perhaps too much for me. The service was good and the wine excellent. I would recommend you try this place if you want something a little... More 

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Thank Mick R
inverness, scotland
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128 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We hadn't been for a while but chose to have a recent birthday meal there. The host Mustafa was larger than life as ever, attentive and entertaining. The food was every bit as good as we remembered - fresh, hot, plentiful and well presented. Recommend the mezzo for 2.

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Thank katethepict
England
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60 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Happy host and great food equals happy diners. Tasty, awesome service and good atmosphere. No reason not to recommend and no reason not to try.

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Thank Pan13
Larkhall
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387 reviews
267 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dining on my own and passed by Aspendos, it looked interesting and there were a good number of people inside which is usually a good sign. Warm welcome from Mustapha (the owner), shown to a table and the menus explained to me. As soon as my meal and drinks had been ordered, a basket of warm bread and dips (free)... More 

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Thank MIB-53
New York City, New York
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108 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a bit disappointing. The Devore is nice enough but the selection of wine was limited. The falafel appetizer was chewy, the swordfish was mostly dark meat and oily, my vegetable entree was nothing special, and the baklava dessert was mushy, probably sitting around for much too long. This was not a particularly good meal and I suggest you... More 

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Thank Robert T
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Twice I have used this Turkish restaurant anded twice I have arrived late. The owner, Mustapha has been brilliant both times and was happy to provide me wth 'off-menu' food...beautiful lamb and Turkish salad and dips. Nice man, great character and very accommodating.

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Thank Hugh M
Alness, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We'd passed Aspendos many times but had never ventured in. Having the May day holiday to ourselves my girlfriend suggested we visit (her treat, I know very un-chivalrous of me) and also having had a recommendation to visit by a colleague who by the sounds of it is in pretty much every week we decided to to make go. The... More 

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Thank Stephen M
Inverness, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked to have our wedding day dinner and we were over the moon at the food and welcome. Restaurant was very quiet (6pm) but it was terrible weather and a Monday. We picked from the group menu (£21 each) and we're both happy with the food and the time it took to come out. Food was fresh and tasty.... More 

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Thank sammyfox84
Inverness, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went there early evening during the week for a business meal, A good selection to choose from. My colleague had vegetarian while I had iskender both were delicious. We received a very warm welcome and the service was very friendly and we were allowed to enjoy the food at our own pace. As Turkish is my favourite cuisine I would... More 

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Thank Alan M
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at Aspendos on a sunday evening and were immediately made to feel very welcome by the owner and his staff. A great night was had with lovely food and company wjere we were made to feel very welcome. A definate MUST VISIT if in Inverness. Wish the owner all the very best in his future whatever that may... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Queensgate, Inverness IV1 1DJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness

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