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The Ivy Bar & Kitchen

25 Church Street, Inverness IV1 1DY, Scotland
+44 1463 241459
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“meatballs” (21 reviews)
“haggis” (23 reviews)
“steak” (19 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
Bar, European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25 Church Street, Inverness IV1 1DY, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Arrived in Inverness to find a hidden gem of a restaurant. Food is wholesome and Glen the manager is a wonderful host!!

Thank jockw2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in for dinner and a couple of drinks before the fireworks show and we weren’t disappointed. Scallops cooked to perfection and was left almost full from them. Chicken burger was absolutely to die for and the macaroni cheese was among the best we’d ever...More

Thank BlairC7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food, good atmosphere, nice music and charming staff. The dishes were well presented and tasty. The two barmen/waiters were friendly and good at their jobs.

1  Thank boitacecile2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice lunch today. Fish was well cooked. The mac cheese was a bit salty. The beef pie was very nice. Staff very nice. A good choice for a meal.

2  Thank incomerloon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cannot recommend this place highly enough! We randomly chose this restaurant over many others and it turned out to be a lot over our expectations. You won't be dissapointed!

1  Thank Chelu A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was wonderful and staff was delightful. Highly recommend. And the Cocktails were lovely. Be sure to stop in and try it.

1  Thank Christi M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for the Thursday steak deal, steak and IPA for £16.95. Steak was very tasty and very good value for money. Went for the sticky toffee pudding for desert and it was dry and extremely hard, suggesting it wasn’t heated up right. None the...More

1  Thank emma656798
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely relaxing place, good food, nice cocktails, nicely decorated and the staff are very attentive and friendly, would recommend.

Thank Gemgem10
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Another establishment where I'd noticed something on the menu I really fancied trying during my stay in Inverness. So it was a wet and windy Monday night. The Ivy was quiet (as I'm sure most places were on a Monday). So an ideal time to...More

1  Thank David E
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Went to The Ivy Bar for a quiet one and some dinner. Interior is comfortable and would certainly be a good place to spend some time in the evenings. Had a pizza between us and it was enjoyable along with the cocktail for my wife....More

Thank graeme A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $24
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Church Street, Inverness IV1 1DY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 241459
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Vibrant City Centre Bar & Kitchen serving Lunch, Dinner and amazing cocktails, along with a selection of wines and craft beers.
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