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Gellions Bar

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Address: 14 Bridge Street, Inverness IV1 1HD, Scotland
Phone Number: 01463 233648
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11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Sun 12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am

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Great fun Scottish pub - Excellent

Great times had on several visits. Good music and food. Bar staff friendly and efficient. Owner usually in bar and whilst not offensive needs to smile a wee bit more! Superb... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Tottie R
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15 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great times had on several visits. Good music and food. Bar staff friendly and efficient. Owner usually in bar and whilst not offensive needs to smile a wee bit more! Superb atmosphere especially when Schehallion on. Toilets are disgusting and stink but the info on the toilets doors say work about to start on sorting problems which will make such... More 

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Thank Tottie R
Engelburg
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22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

the first time we saw the Pub it was crowded and people standing even outside and listening to the live music! so the following evening we went earlier and spend some time before we went to the steakhouse on the other side of the street. we absolutely can recommend the pub: friendly staff, nice atmosphere, good drinks and excellend live... More 

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1 Thank Mike K
Rory M, Owner at Gellions Bar, responded to this review

Thanks Mike for the lovely review, hope to see again in the future Rory More 

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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

We have been in this pub every time weve come to inverness, the staff are friendly the live music is great and they have a good selection of real ales, we have not tryed the food but told very good, its the oldest pub in the city near the river ness, you must go in and have a pint.

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1 Thank Paul S
Rory M, Owner at Gellions Bar, responded to this review

Hi Paul, thanks for your kind review and thanks for your continual custom! I would recommend the fish & chips on your next visit, thanks again Rory More 

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17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Great Wee bar. Great staff and good atmosphere. Made me stay longer than planned 👍 good local beers plus the d favourites

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1 Thank Gavceltic
Rory M, Owner at Gellions Bar, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed yourself, thanks for the review. Regards Rory More 

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153 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

We were here for lunch and while the menu wasn't extensive the food was very good. Staff also very friendly and attentive.

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1 Thank Lynn M
Rory M, Owner at Gellions Bar, responded to this review

Hi Lynn, thanks for your nice review, we now have a full many in operation if your passing pop in. Regards Rory More 

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15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

spend a very enjoyable afternoon in Gellions as we were staying round the corner and had never been in before ,its bigger than it looks from outside and also has a beer garden out the back there was a stage at the front also but we didn't stay long enough to hear any bands was pretty busy and will be... More 

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Rory M, Owner at Gellions Bar, responded to this review

Thanks Scott for your review, seen you next time. Regards Rory More 

glasgow
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

Well worth a visit great bar and staff are very friendly there was entertainment on the Saturday we visited good Scottish music

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Rory M, Owner at Gellions Bar, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, glad you enjoyed yourself. Regards Rory More 

inverness
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22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Great pub , great music great Craic but omg the toilets are disgusting, smelly, dirty. No need for such filth . Really dissapointed in the hygiene standars

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Thank cbeag
Rory M, Owner at Gellions Bar, responded to this review

Hi, I totally understand, I'm sorry this spoiled your experience, we have just hopefully had the go ahead to totally rip out the gents and this should hopefully get to the underlying smell in the ladies, one again my apologies Rory More 

Thunder Bay Canada
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70 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

WE were in Inverness for a few days and a number of people said to go to Gellions on a Saturday night when they have live music. What a party! The band was awesome but the people were chhek to jowl and everyone was having a hoot. MOney was passed down the line and over shoulders to the bar for... More 

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Rory M, Owner at Gellions Bar, responded to this review

Thanks for the amazing review, hope you make it back some day soon. Regards Rory More 

Beverly, Massachusetts
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389 reviews
151 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 285 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

I stopped here one night after seeing the sign out front advertising live music. A solo singer was performing and he was excellent. There were some people trying to dance, but it wasn't really dancing music. Fun vibe!

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Thank lirwin13
Rory M, Owner at Gellions Bar, responded to this review

Hi there, thanks for your review, glad you enjoyed it. Regards Rory More 

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