We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Little Italy

Stephens Brae, Inverness, Scotland
Improve this listing
Ranked #12 of 184 restaurants in Inverness
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Write a Review

352 reviews from our community

85% Recommend
    224
    77
    29
    15
    7
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
scotland
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

We have been to many italian restaurants over the years,at lunch time many have good offers on.so we were shopping on a wet Saturday in Inverness and decided to go for a lunch.found the service fairly good.the food was average to good.but this was on third italian restaurant in the past two weeks on holidays touring the restaurants before an... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bonar Bridge, United Kingdom
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

Twice in one, first and last time. Fake Italian-country style furniture should have warned me (being Italian i know what I am looking for). At lunch time there was only another couple in the restaurant. Still on the threshold an unfriendly waiter behind the bar shouted:"Do you want a table?" (what else..?). Four young members of staff constantly chatting among... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

Fantastic food, setting is quite small, very hot and old fashioned looking but none of that matters once you taste the food there was quite a wait for the food but it was very busy and the food was worth waiting for.waitors were polite and friendly. The meatball starter is devine I will definitely be returning and have recommended to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Inverness, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

My family love this restaurant so much, whenever we have guests, we bring them here. All our friends and family from abroad, Aberdeen and from all over Scotland love this family run restaurant xxxx

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Dundee, Scotland
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Regularly work in Inverness and had heard great things about this place, so we were all very disappointed that it didn't come close to it's reputation. There's not really much I can say about Little Italy. It's a very cosy little place that looked like it has the potential to be great, but the food was average at best, the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Melbourne, Australia
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

After being warned that one needed to book, the expectation was that the food would be superb. This was not the case. My companion's pasta was quite good, by my meat was tough and the combination of sauces and salad was not appropriate and certainly not what one would expect in a restaurant serving Italian style food.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Portpatrick, SW Scotland
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

The restaurant is easily accessible from the multi-storey car park and looks delightful and welcoming. When enquiring about a table for two at 6pm we were told all the tables were booked for 6.30pm but we could have a tiny table for two right by the door if we could be gone by 7pm! The waiter / owner was polite... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Scotland
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Took my wife to Little Italy yesterday. We hadn't booked and the place was filling up but they fitted us in....and thank goodness they did. This was easily the best Italian food I have eaten in a restaurant and yes, I have eaten in quite a few. I am already looking forward to going again. There is an extensive menu,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Oban, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Great food ,service, wine ,best lunch in ages also the male singer ! What a voice enjoyed the day will be back

Was this review helpful? Yes
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

As a tourist in Inverness ate here this evening. Great food, sensibly priced. Definitely recommend and would happily return.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Little Italy also viewed

Inverness, Scottish Highlands
Inverness, Scottish Highlands
 
Inverness, Scottish Highlands
 

Been to Little Italy? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Little Italy, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing