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Gellions Bar

Address: 14 Bridge Street, Inverness, Scotland
Phone Number: 01463 233648
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Ranked #18 of 58 things to do in Inverness
Type: Bars & clubs, Nightlife
Attraction details
Type: Bars & clubs, Nightlife
Hours:
Sun 12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am

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English first
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

I have been brought up in inverness and have a fluent Scottish accent, but having brown skin seems to be a problem in this establishment. I have never in my life felt so unwelcome in a pub. As soon as I walked through the door I was greeted with dirty and unwelcoming looks- mostly by the customers who were clearly... More 

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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

A midweek visit on a short break in Inverness and a great wee pub. The only pub in Inverness with any atmosphere I had encountered. A plain wee establishment with a welcoming staff and clientele. The oldest pub in the town apparently - 1841 - so must be doin somethin right.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

First stop on our night out this weekend. Highly recommended by locals we spoke to. We were not disappointed! Great music, friendly people and cheap drinks! Will be going back again.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Had a great time here. Good food and great music. Staff was fun and service was excellent. Definitely have to go here when you are in Inverness.

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

I love this little pub. Coming from the west coast it's a great wee reminder of back home. A pub you can go into and have s chat with a stranger without being thought at as "weird". The drink is priced as you'd nornally find in most places. Music is great. Always busy. Advise it to anyone!

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Glasgow
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106 reviews 106 reviews
23 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

This is a very welcoming pub, always pop in for a pint or two when in Inverness, there always seems to be a good atmosphere whether its in the afternoon or when it fills up in the evening.

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Ardrossan, Scotland, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

always make a point of visiting this brilliant pub when in inverness. in last thursday when gaberlunzie were playing. what a fantastic night! even a local piper joined in. at one point i thought everone was gonna march over the border during the song about going to wembley! many thanks to all involved with this pub and a special mention... More 

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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Visited with my husband for a couple of late afternoon drinks. Bar maid was very nice and attentive and drinks were well priced. Toilets need work as does temperature of the place. What I feel let it down was the YES campaign propaganda plastered all over the place, a little too much for us.

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

Oldest pub in town and its got a great atmosphere. Was the first pub I visited in the city and love it. Go see for yourself.

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madrid
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Good beer, but my poor wife bitten by a million flying insects.... And I agree with last reviewer the staff need to just connect a touch with who pays their wages.

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