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Dores Inn

) #10 of 206 Restaurants in Inverness $$ - $$$ International, ,
Loch Ness | Loch Ness, Inverness IV2 6TR, Scotland
+44 1463 751203
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Opens in 24 min
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International, Bar, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Loch Ness | Loch Ness, Inverness IV2 6TR, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

We were lodging about ten miles away and this place had been recommended to us as a place for an evening meal. We were also attracted by their pick up and return service to save one of us having to drive. Booking by phone was...More

Thank mfuwe
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very disappointed in this place. We went for lunch after reading good reviews. We both had pork terrine for a starter. It came with apricots and black pudding, it did not go well together. The terrine wasn't nice. I had the burger for main, the...More

Thank kaylz101
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a few days in Loch Ness and had heard this restaurant served up some amazing fare along with providing a great scenic backdrop. Well, I have to admit, they are on top of their game! Arrived for supper and it wasn't too busy, but...More

Thank StrykerLT
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great spot 10 miles out of Inverness centre. Plenty of parking but best to leave the car at home as once you arrive you will want to sit outside and enjoy a couple of drinks on the banks of Loch Ness. The...More

Thank Patrick H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've eaten here a few times now. The location on the beach at Loch Ness is amazing. The food is good, service friendly, prices reasonable. It's always best to book as the restaurant gets busy and the internal bar area is very small. Plenty of...More

Thank Trevor S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this quaint little inn. Ate here twice. First for a late lunch where my husband had the mussels (enough for two) and I had the delicious tomato soup. Then for dinner where we both had fish and chips. Best we have had and huge...More

Thank farusi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This inn is very popular being on the shores of Loch Ness ,good food and tables outside too so you can enjoy the view.Hills all around.Staff are lovely and unless rushed off their feet,attentive.

1  Thank sweetcountrybumpkin1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying near Inverness and wanted somewhere to eat that didn't entail travelling too far, so we decided to give the Dores Inn a try. We both chose fish (haddock) and chips. The food was nicely presented by pleasant staff, but we found that...More

Thank Avicenna1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thanks to our host Julie G. at the Sun Lodge in Inverness, we started our trip around the loch here. Food, service, and view were all excellent.

Thank Kirkhummer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a spectacular location they have here! Choice of 4 ales, 3 were local and kept in perfect condition. You'll be given a plastic pint if going outside...someone moaned about this...really!? Huge outdoor space and lots of ducks nearby so very sensible. My husband had...More

2  Thank DebHodgkiss
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Hi are dogs allowed inseating area outside whilst we have lunch? Thanks
October 8, 2016|
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Response from MummyKnitter | Reviewed this property |
Yes and inside the bar area too
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Loch Ness | Loch Ness, Inverness IV2 6TR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 751203
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