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The Castle Restaurant

41 Castle Street, Inverness IV2 3DU, Scotland
+44 1463 230925
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak pie” (35 reviews)
“macaroni” (18 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 8:15 PMAll hours
British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
41 Castle Street, Inverness IV2 3DU, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 280 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good breakfast. The rolls are fresh and the Highland Breakfast is a ton of great food for £8. Not a huge menu, I wanted porridge on the day we visited, but quite good, cheap and in a convenient location. Great service too.

Thank Jackie W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great meal with fab chips and big portions. Very polite , friendly and efficient waitress. We will be back.

Thank DDS23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From a light snack to a full meal, you will leave feeling satisfied. Generous portions of home-style meals including childrens portions. Friendly efficient staff, clean, simple, non-fussy decor. Prices are very reasonable. The Castle Restruant is a great favourite with locals throughout the year and...More

Thank Neilian C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I need to give The Castle Restaurant the highest of recommendation. From start to finish the whole experience was second to non. The welcome was wonderful, the food was wonderful, the staff were wonderful, the service was wonderful, the setting is wonderful.....what more can I...More

Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is average at best. Perhaps I should have tried a different menu item, but the baked potato I ordered was pretty basic, period. There was nothing significant here to write home about. If you're looking for a generic meal then this place is...More

Thank Trina110
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Friendly and simple but great food. Home made mac and cheese with peas and crinkle cut chips. Magic!

Thank Neil B
Reviewed 22 August 2017

If you're looking for cordon bleu, don't eat here. If you're looking to eat good ,honest cafe type food , then it's fine. Clean place.

Thank leadfree25
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

The Castle Restaurant is Inverness's best kept secrets. For fantastic food at very reasonable prices, fast efficient service. The home made steak pie is delicious but if your really hungry have the mixed grill. Don't just take my word for it, try this restaurant you'll...More

Thank Westbourne
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Trying to find somewhere to sit down and eat in Inverness on a Saturday night was a bit of a mission. We stumbled on this place. We entered and was told we could sit where ever we wanted, that set off alarm bells. The waitress...More

1  Thank Wayne S
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

The food was overcooked and bland tasting. The chicken in the chicken curry had no taste, curry was watery and rice was bland. I would choose another venue.

Thank Kim S
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13 February 2017|
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Response from Sylvi H | Reviewed this property |
No I haven't dined in s michelin rated restaurant,but I used to enjoy going to this place and if they can't get a simple breakfast cooked properly then there is something far wrong..and it's pretty expensive for a uncooked... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 8:15 PM
9:00 AM - 8:15 PM
9:00 AM - 8:15 PM
9:00 AM - 8:15 PM
9:00 AM - 8:15 PM
9:00 AM - 8:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Castle Street, Inverness IV2 3DU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 230925
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