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Kool Runnings Inverness

14 Church Street, Inverness IV1 1EA, Scotland
+44 1463 230856
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Caribbean, Jamaican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14 Church Street, Inverness IV1 1EA, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a great place this is...great guy owns this place ..fantastic food ...fantastic place ...what else is there to say!!

Thank Ilovesuns
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Was told this restaurant has been open for 7 years but we are relatively new to the area so thought we would give it a go. It was mid week so a bit quiet so no problem getting a table, Certainly a Jamaican feel here...More

Thank amjohnsto
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend went for dinner. I had the prawns for starters and we also got the bbq ribs both were really good. For our mains we got the jerk chicken, yet again amazing, sauce that comes with it was superb too. My boyfriend...More

Thank pariacherriii
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was really suprised to find this little gem so far north up on Scotland small friendly place with nice Caribbean cooking

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I moved to Inverness on February of this year and since then I make a point of taking all my visitors to this fine establishment. I have tried nearly everything off the menu and specifically the Jamaican food is delicious. On saying That though, you...More

Thank emmathehut
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to this restaurant for something to eat on 27/10/18 with two of my friends, It must have been about 22:30 we had been drinking most of the afternoon so we thought it would be a good idea to get some food, I ordered a...More

Thank Road36052907579
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had booked a table before travelling up from Leeds for a long weekend break. We went on Sunday evening, and the first thing we noticed, was the lovely smell of food and the rum bar was stunning. We had Ackee and Saltfish as a...More

1  Thank Robbie442
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My vegan daughter chose this place as a break from the typical Scottish fare. It's a fun and fascinating place with an interesting menu which includes meat options as well as vegan and vegetarian. Amazing flavor combinations. My husband had some kind of delicious lamb...More

Thank Janice W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fantastic place to eat with funky decor, good music and really friendly staff. The thing that impressed me the most was the vegetarian options and also quite a few pescatarian options. The okra main dish with rice was absolutely perfect with all...More

Thank Eva-casual
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a family meal while on holiday and it was fantastic. It was the first time in 16 years that I had eat chicken off the bone. The jerk chicken and the curried goat were cooked perfectly and just melted in your mouth....More

Thank kat1057190
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $22
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Church Street, Inverness IV1 1EA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 230856
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Fully Licensed Bar & Kitchen, serving traditional Caribbean food (as well as some homely Scottish favorites) We also offer a range of wines, beers, spirits and an excellent selection of rums from all around the Caribbean Islands. Come and join us for lunch, dinner or even just a refreshing glass of Jamaican Rum Punch!
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