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Oakwood Restaurant

) #4 of 205 Restaurants in Inverness $$ - $$$ British, Soups,
Dochgarroch | On the A82 Toward Loch Ness, Inverness IV3 8JG, Scotland
+44 1463 861481
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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British, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Dochgarroch | On the A82 Toward Loch Ness, Inverness IV3 8JG, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our family of six vegans ate the most deliciously tasty vegan meals here. We shared the vegan starter of roasted mushrooms which was very yum! Five of us had the cabbage and chestnut roast with potatoes and vegetables and one had the mixed bean goulash...More

Thank Natalie M
Oakwood01, Owner at Oakwood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your kind remarks, we are so pleased to have satisfied your needs, and of course you are right about the desserts, with notice we are able to offer, albeit limited choice, 'Raw' cheesecakes. Notice is always required for vegans as we cook...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Having just walked nearly 6 miles, we needed some liquid refreshments for our journey back "another 6 miles". We came in through the main entrance to be greeted by the Manger so we believed by her presence, and promptly asked are we eating, we said...More

Thank Roughneck18
Oakwood01, Owner at Oakwood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded today

It is a long walk I know, but very beautiful and worthwhile, we understand that folk may require a drink and a sit down so that is offered, we have seating for 12 outside so I am surprised you missed the garden area. From memory...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Another splendid experience at Oakwood. The estaurant prides itself on good food with a strong focus on ingredients from the Highlands and Islands. The Hot-smoked salmon chowder starter, served with chunks of seeded bread is a meal in itself! One of my fellow diners opted...More

Thank NISOCH
Oakwood01, Owner at Oakwood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for your comprehensive review, if we were to advertise our restaurant we could not have done better!! Look forward to your next visit XX

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here for lunch today all home made food very tasty, friendly people. I would recommend it to everyone who is looking for food on the A82.

Thank robina m
Oakwood01, Owner at Oakwood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us, greatly appreciated.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped for a bit of lunch, walked past it thinking it was a house but eventually we found it. The food was lovely great selection, service was quick and staff very friendly not over priced. No alcohol as not licensed but you can take...More

1  Thank Angie G
Oakwood01, Owner at Oakwood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to let us know what you thought. I am so sorry you didn't like our gift shop, and was very surprised to hear you thought it overpriced as we pride ourselves on having the least inexpensive Harris Tweed and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very special restaurant with a unique Highland ambience. The menu is varied, with a strong focus on premium local ingredients. We relished dishes including field mushrooms, langoustines, and venison. Delicious desserts also, with a strong focus on including whisky where possible! Be aware that...More

1  Thank changelingscuba
Oakwood01, Owner at Oakwood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

How lovely of you to take the time to review us, thank you. Hope the whisky contents were to your liking!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in the way back up towards base on our Caley Cruiser. So stopped at Dargarroch Loch. Seem there was time for a bit of afternoon dinner. We were amazed. It is a small friendly family run restaurant. 3 of us. So only I...More

1  Thank sai69chan
Oakwood01, Owner at Oakwood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review, glad you all enjoyed it. Jason did pass on the message from the 'outlaw' (really!!! - giggle). Look forward to seeing you all next year.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for lunch with wife, daughter and grandsons. This restaurant doesn't have a licence to sell alcohol but, you can take your own and they don't charge "corkage". We were having a "dry" day, so it wasn't a problem. The menu is quite extensive with...More

1  Thank Ned L
Oakwood01, Owner at Oakwood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Ned, sorry it was a bit slow, I have given myself a report, 'MUST DO BETTER', but so glad you enjoyed it, and thank you for your review & forgiveness x

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch here and was amazed at the quality and presentation of our meals - top class! Everything was excellent and the homemade Orkney fudge cheesecake was to die for! The restaurant is family run - seemed to be mother cooking and father and son...More

1  Thank KatefromInverness
Oakwood01, Owner at Oakwood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much Kate for your comments, we really appreciate it. x

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got of Loch Ness cruise and wanted a place with good local food. When we saw the sign at the entrance to the cruise parking we figured it was a tourist trap, but after driving to Inverness and seeing the traffic and people we...More

Thank JColorado
Oakwood01, Owner at Oakwood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am just so delighted you turned back, but more delighted at your delight!!!!! - Is that too many delights? Thank you.

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Gail G
June 3, 2017|
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Response from jilly7208 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have plenty of gluten free dishes. My daughter is coeliac so we have to pay particular attention to this in restaurants. She was delighted with the choices on the menu and the specials board.
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sadie1061
April 19, 2016|
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Response from Oakwood01 | Property representative |
Hello, yes the full menu is on line you can google the restaurant name or with any other server, we are normally on the first page. We have a very large menu and feel sure you will find something to suit you. Any further... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$12 - $32
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dochgarroch | On the A82 Toward Loch Ness, Inverness IV3 8JG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 861481
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Description
Oakwood Restaurant is just 3 miles from Inverness on the Main A82 travelling towards Loch Ness, road side.Serving award winning Scottish food, Venison, Orkney Island Gold Beef, Hand dived scallops & Langoustine, along with chicken, lamb & a good vegetarian and vegan choices.
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