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Gellions Bar

14 Bridge Street, Inverness, Scotland
01463 233648
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Ranked #2 of 17 nightlife in Inverness
Type: Bar/ Clubs
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- Jun 30, 2014
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29 reviews 29 reviews
6 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Great wee live music bar I visit regularly whilst on business in Inverness. Loos need a bit of help but everything else is just grand.

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Scotland
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48 reviews 48 reviews
11 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Went here a few nights over the weekend.Music was good...but the smell from the toilets was disgusting,ladies sinks were choked with toilet paper,maybe if the hand dryer was replaced,this would not happen,or,if they were checked and cleaned more often. There does seem to be a plumbing problem, as a few local people mentioned this.

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

brilliant bar in the heart of inverness with live music nearly every day sometimes twice a day, great for tourists in the summer for the weekend ceilidhs in the early evening on Saturdays and sundays, very friendly locals and friendly bar staff, very lively and worth the visit for the ceilidhs alone

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Scotland
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52 reviews 52 reviews
8 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013 via mobile

Hubbie + I visited yesterday for lunch. Unfortunately they are in the process of making menu changes, so the choice was a little limited however we still had a lovely lunch at a more than reasonable cost. Interesting pub - oldest in Inverness, some nice 'old' touches but also up to date with message screens, live music etc. Even a... More

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Perth, United Kingdom
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4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

The Gellions is the place to go if you are looking for a great evening of great music, friendly staff & a fantastic friendly bunch of regulars. We could not have been made more welcome. The night was made complete by having Schehalloin band playing there brilliant range of music & song. Cant wait for our next visit.

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Lancashire, England
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36 reviews 36 reviews
10 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

This is the oldest pub in Inverness but you wouldn't guess that from the inside. Great service and live music made for an excellent evenings entertainment prior to going for a bite to eat at Jimmy Chung's.

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

Sunday great night great atmosphere music & chat very nice bar enjoyed our visit there plenty room food reasonable priced would go there again when visiting Inverness if oldest bar its looks well

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Alva, Clackmannanshire
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66 reviews 66 reviews
4 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Straight out of the hotel and into this bar for a light lunch. Well cooked food, served on time and with a smile and reasonable value for money. Apparently, it's the oldest bar in Inverness - but it's more a sports bar now - with the tourists (including us) subjected to loud footy commentary from the humungous TV in the... More

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Alva, United Kingdom
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16 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

We popped in past for a pint on a Saturday afternoon and could hardly hear anything for the football on the telly, completely drowned out all conversation, why? We went through to the back of the pub and ordered a toastie, it did exactly what it said on the tin and was good enough value for money. If you like... More

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Lewes, United Kingdom
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129 reviews 129 reviews
33 attraction reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Gellions Bar is located pretty much in the centre of Inverness, on Bridge Street just a short distance from Ness Bridge. It styles itself as a traditional Inverness pub. It isn’t really. What attracts most people is live music every day of the week. The regular band is Schiehallion. The music is usually traditional Scottish, as in: Come by the... More

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