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The Rendezvous Cafe

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14A Church Street, Inverness IV1 1EA, Scotland
+44 1463 718444
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Sun 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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251 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
Reviewed October 25, 2016

Thoroughly recommend this café for its food, atmosphere and staff. A quirky menu with a large choice of snacks, complimented by a special board. Food was outstanding and beyond expectation. Cosy, café atmosphere but décor may not be to everybody's taste - don't let this put you off.

Thank dale160
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Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

After a night of interrupted sleep on the overnight train from london, breakfast at the best cafe in Inverness was exactly what we needed! A booth became free as soon as we walked in and we were welcomed warmly. Great coffee and great breakfast. Thanks!!

Thank Don L
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47 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed October 22, 2016

Very quick service and breakfast choices are a great idea, 3, 6 or 9. Food was very tasty, fresh and cooked to perfection. Will be back next time for lunch.

Thank SHAZRScotland
Forres, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed October 20, 2016

Went here for lunch with ma son today, which was great. He had to have the all day breakfast after all the great comments and he loved it, certainly filled his boots, what a plateful of stuff and tea and toast too, EXCELLENT! I had a baked potato with beans which was equally as good, but our highlight of our... More 

Thank family25traveller
san martino valle
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed October 18, 2016

We went there with a group of 5 people. The place is quirky and nice and the staff was pretty friendly. Food and drinks on the other hand were extremely bad. I had a macchiato which was a bit of brown water with some grey foam on top. I also ordered pancakes with bacon and maple syrup. The bacon was... More 

Thank liz1814
Dunfermline, Scotland, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Have returned here on every visit to the city. Great food, friendly staff and comfortable surroundings. Menu has a good selection, toasties are excellent. Staff more than helpful. Always a bustling little place. Already looking forward to my next visit.

Thank Duncan M
Inverness, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

First all day veggie breakfast I've had and it was really good! My partner enjoyed the meat version too. Friendly staff and quick service. I like the movie theme but would love to decorate the cafe to make it a bit cosier or put the posters in nice frames. Great selection on their menu. Definitely worth visiting :)

Thank Jenni_Tony
Biggleswade, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed October 12, 2016

Returned to the cafe after a year for a breakfast with my children and husband on the way up to Embo. Once again the service was fast and friendly. Nothing was too much trouble. Love the fact they do not have Internet. You have to talk to each other or watch a classic silent black and white movie. Food was... More 

Thank Zeni72
Inverness, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

I come in here regularly and all the staff are very friendly even when very busy. They are very polite and chatty whenever I am in. Food is lovely too! Will be staying a regular customer!

Thank VictoriaRenny
Singapore, Singapore
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42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

We visited the Rendezvous cafe before a day of sightseeing in Inverness and around Loch Ness. The "6 item" Scottish breakfast set, which comes with toast and a drink of your choice, was affordably priced, hearty and perfect for a day of activity. The cafe also had good vibes with its friendly owner and classy theme of retro films. Highly... More 

Thank MakoH_SG

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14A Church Street, Inverness IV1 1EA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 718444

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?