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27 Bank Street, Inverness IV1 1QU, Scotland
+44 1463 237878
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  • 74
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  • 30
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Average food that 'does the job'

We went here for lunch, I'm not usually a fan of Jimmy Chung's as the one in Elgin is absolutely terrible however I'm pleased to say the Inverness effort is far better. It's just standard Chinese food at an average price, the staff were friendly and helpful. The buffet was well stocked when we... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2015
PeterGarrett78
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Elgin
via mobile
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Buffet
  • Late Night
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252 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Makati, Philippines
Top Contributor
175 reviews 175 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
133 helpful votes 133 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 NEW

From the outside, Jummy Chung's looked to be a good bet for some Chinese food. It proved to be anything but a good bet. He food is not solely Chinese and it is served buffet style. By the time my partner and I arrived for our dinner, the buffet was tired and worn out looking. The food quality was at... More 

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Glenrothes, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We went in about 6.30pm and the resturant was quite quite, so getting to the buffet was easy, the buffet area is not that big compared to the resturant itself, the staff are really at tentative and cleared your plate away as soon as it was empty, the choice was amazing compared to some of the buffets we have been... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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50 reviews 50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Jimmy Chugs is good for Chinese food in Inverness. There are lots of different dishes to choose from. Buffet style - help yourself eating. Food hot and restaurant clean. On some seats you can see across the river ness, whilst eating your meal. They also celebrate Chinese new year, with a ticketed banquet, in February each year.

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Elgin
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129 reviews 129 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015 via mobile

We went here for lunch, I'm not usually a fan of Jimmy Chung's as the one in Elgin is absolutely terrible however I'm pleased to say the Inverness effort is far better. It's just standard Chinese food at an average price, the staff were friendly and helpful. The buffet was well stocked when we visited and the food was as... More 

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Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

An early family lunch was called for and we arrived just after it opened. There was a full range of food and it was fresh and hot. The service was friendly and it was perfectly positioned along the river Ness and round the corner from Primark. We just need our local one rebuilt (Aberdeen) and we would be sorted.

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Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Excellent food and at a very good price. Staff were very friendly. Perfectly situated in the centre of Inverness city centre. Plenty of other places and restaurants around here as well and the castle is a must to see.

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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90 reviews 90 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

If you have children and want a no nonsense, no wait, easy to manage lunch you can't really go wrong with a chain like Jimmy Chungs. Pros: A chain all you can eat buffet restaurant; Jimmy Chung's though has the advantage of larger chain size so higher quality of food and a good selection as they are backed by corporate... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

food was warm and not piping hot,the selection was not as big as it used to be,very disappointed,they should try to refill the food more often,sigh

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Warm atmosphere sat overlooking the Ness brilliant Food cooked regularly hot and fresh Well worth a visit

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Good selection of food but not a great service I am afraid. Love the view....when I seat by the window.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 27 Bank Street, Inverness IV1 1QU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 237878

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese

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