We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Waterfront

$$ - $$$, British,
70-71 Huntly Street | Inverness-Shire, Inverness IV3 5JN, Scotland
+44 1463 233870
Website
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“haggis pakora” (8 reviews)
“cullen skink” (25 reviews)
“steak” (46 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
70-71 Huntly Street | Inverness-Shire, Inverness IV3 5JN, Scotland
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (903)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 719 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I am currently guiding a small party of germans on a weeks tour of the highlands. After driving from Edinburgh to inverness on day 1, we found the waterfront restaurant two minutes walk from our guest house by the River Ness . This is a...More

Thank bluesbuddah
Reviewed 5 days ago

A really outstanding evening,all praise to Jaime and his fantastic team,Lennon, Tash,Liza,Adam,Roz to name but a few,we recommend this restaurant very highly for it's great service and brilliant atmosphere and great all round menu,will be back again👍👍👍

Thank bmackers62
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A comfy no frills cafe that delivers good quality service & food. The coffee & home baking were very good.

Thank Innes R
Reviewed 1 week ago

LETS TACKLE THE PROBLEM OR IN THIS CASE LETS NOT. We ordered to meals Posh fish and chips and trio of Game.The fish and chips was average but the main issue was raw Pheasant The Waitress was very helpful and apologetics and advised the manager...More

3  Thank Alan m
A TripAdvisor Member
9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ive been here a good few times. But I brought my parents here an had dinner with them and my inlaws. Hosts are incredibly friendly and there were a few wee mistakes but totally understandable as the place was super busy. My mothers fish was...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice food. Nice staff, that got us a table without a reserva. We ate a sea and land platter as a starter: nice idea, not worth ordering! One of the chicken nuggets was frozen on the inside and the supposedly prawn cocktail is basically a...More

Thank Claudia P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying close by and referred by a local. It was a great spot to spend the night. Live music was the highlight for us but the food was delicious. My daughter like the haggis on her steak.

Thank Bigstu M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed 4 nights in Inverness, ate in different places each night. The Waterfront was the only one I was still hungry after a meagre burger and chips. Very disappointing.

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Waterfront was recommended to my family and I by our B&B hostess. The restaurant/pub is located right on the River Ness and just a 10 minute walk from center city. The food was very good and we’ll priced. My wife and I had the...More

Thank SteveCantonOH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delicious food! We ended up coming here twice the food was so great! The place fills up quickly, so making a reservation helps. Everything we had was top notch!

1  Thank ScotishAdventure
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 36 hotels in Inverness
MacDougall Clansman Hotel
77 reviews
.35 km away
Premier Inn Inverness Centre (River Ness) Hotel
1,812 reviews
.41 km away
pentahotel Inverness
1,380 reviews
.42 km away
Mercure Inverness Hotel
1,275 reviews
.50 km away
Nearby Restaurants
River House Restaurant
785 reviews
.25 km away
Miele's Gelateria
82 reviews
.33 km away
Thai Dining
207 reviews
.37 km away
The Riverside Restaurant
493 reviews
.31 km away
Nearby Attractions
Greig Street Bridge
258 reviews
.25 km away
Old High St Stephen's Church
47 reviews
.48 km away
The Scottish Kiltmaker Visitor Centre
84 reviews
.49 km away
St Mary's Catholic Church
42 reviews
.30 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
spinner1933
11 July 2016|
Answer
Response from TheWaterfront_12 | Property representative |
Thank you for the lovely review. We do serve gluten free meals. We also have real ale but this would not be gluten free. We look forward to welcoming your daughter to the Waterfront.
1
Vote
Santje2015
11 November 2015|
Answer
Response from TheWaterfront_12 | Property representative |
No, I'm sorry but we do not allow dogs in the restaurant.
1
Vote
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70-71 Huntly Street | Inverness-Shire, Inverness IV3 5JN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 233870
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing