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Dores Inn

) #10 of 207 Restaurants in Inverness $$ - $$$ International, ,
Loch Ness | Loch Ness, Inverness IV2 6TR, Scotland
+44 1463 751203
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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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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1 - 10 of 1,431 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a small local cafe sitting on the edge of Loch Ness. It is small, quaint and picturesque. It has the feel of a cottage with small rooms and gardens - a very pleasant atmosphere. The food was ok - fish/chips and sandwiches. Service...More

1  Thank LaRhee H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Good food, great service, terrific location right on the shores of Loch Ness. Gets busy though so book a table for dinner or you might be disappointed.

1  Thank Lyn58_10
Reviewed 5 days ago

CAMRA award winning pub, we enjoyed a nice drink and sit down with our doggies. Friendly young staff, a tourist spot and one you might recognise, Great access to the Loch

1  Thank DoodleAdventures
Reviewed 5 days ago

We've eaten here before on a previous holiday so went again. The food was better, well more fine dining than previously. Perfectly presented and beautifully cooked - the only issue was that the slow cooked shin beef had no veg other than potatoes. Desserts were...More

1  Thank JuliePBacon
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We got this recommended from kings mill hotel. We enjoyed seeing the loch and the dinner was great, I had the short ribs, and desert was really good.

Thank MEWEHR1977
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a gem of a pub at the northern end of Loch Ness about a 15 minute drive from Inverness. A well kept pub and restaurant with superb views across the Loch, the outdoor beach bar was a nice touch and the garden and...More

Thank Eddie B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While all the pictures on the website etc show fabulous views sadly these are not from anywhere inside the restaurant.this pub is just very average food wise. Minestrone soup was flavourless and we were charged the full £8 for a tomato salad without the mozzarella...More

1  Thank brian_uk12000
Reviewed 1 week ago

We actually came to the Inn to do some filming, because the location is so spectacular - and even as the Scottish weather cycled through its moodswings, we loved every second of our time here. The food was hearty and delicious, and the bar is...More

2  Thank box_twenty
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful place just by the beach of Loch Ness. Simple food, not really that well made either. I had the panko scampi and it tasted funky.

Thank Johanna O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked very early in the year so as myself and 11 guests would have no trouble with seating as I knew it was a busy time of the year (8/8/17) for my 70th Birthday. Table booked for 1930hrs, was told running late have drink at...More

Thank lowflyer1947
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Tracy S
29 June 2017|
Response from Senor_Chang_No1 | Reviewed this property |
Hard to tell. There is not too much room inside because it is an old house. I guess it also depends on the size of the dog. It could work if you book a table in a corner. Or consult the patrons first.
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9 October 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, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
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10:00 - 21:00
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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