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McGonagall's Steakhouse

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Steakhouse, British, Scottish
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7 Bridge Street, Inverness IV1 1HG, Scotland
+44 1463 211111
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Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The first time we visited Inverness we stumbled across this restaurant so thought we would try it out, not knowing much about it at all. We had the most amazing meal and vowed to return again before too long. That was a couple of years ago, and we have now returned to try again. Everything was faultless! The restaurant itself... More 

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1 Thank Shiv M
Wick, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We visited McGonagall's on the 19th Feb 2017 myself hubby & kids. First let me say they do accept card payments as a previous review nearly put us of going with that wrong bit of information. Our meal from start to finish was lovely the Cullen skink soup was one of the best if not the best I have ever... More 

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1 Thank jakkmacd
Inverness, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I decided to take two of my pals here. They hadn't been before. I promised lots of good hearty food, like a proper steakhouse. Once we were sitting down, it took 15 mins to get a drinks order in. Starters came 15 mis later. I ordered crispy belly pork. I have to say it was very tasty but not at... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had a pork belly starter, it was absolutely tiny one small piece of pork belly. Had the sirloin steak for main. This was a poor steak, very thin cut, tough with fat and sinew through the steak. Got the steak, small number of chips, mushroom and tomatoe and that was it with steak. Onion rings were an additional charge as... More 

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Thank Orkaber
Paisley, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a lovely meal here. The girl who attended to us was lovely. Definately worth a visit if you are staying in Inverness

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Thank June U
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We were walking along the picturesque banks of the river in Inverness. It was cold. We were hungry. We saw it. We went in. We were so pleased we did! There is plenty to choose from on the menu - but in the end we both ordered the same main course. The Caledonian Fillet Steak. We eat out a lot... More 

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2 Thank A P
Turriff, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Service was average and quite slow. They tried to overcharge us by £20 by not giving an itemised bill (table of 8) . Guests had to wear their jackets at the table as every time the door opened it was freezing. Did not seem to have any heating on in the restaurant and relied on warmth coming through from the... More 

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Thank br00kville
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The service was ok, food mediocre at best. Our filet steak was not tender and was over cooked. The venison was really tough ( difficult to cut even with a steak knife). The overall experience was extremely disappointing and expensive for the subpar meal that we received. We will not visit again.

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Thank Roslyn D
Thurso, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here on the 11th for a birthday and we've eaten here for many years even when the restaurant was across the road, but this place has gone down hill badly we won't be eating here again. We both ordered steak and when it arrived there was steak, half a cooked tomato, one slightly large mushroom and a very... More 

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1 Thank Paddymaginty
Inverness, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was perfectly acceptable and the wine was reasonably priced and very drinkable. However the service was appalling. We entered the restaurant between 8pm and 8.30pm and by 9.30pm were being hassled to leave. There was no offer of sweet or coffee or further drinks, the bill was plonked down, and this followed lights being flashed. Take my advice... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, British, Scottish
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Bridge Street, Inverness IV1 1HG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 211111

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?