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Hootananny Inverness

$$ - $$$, British,
67 Church Street, Inverness IV1 1ES, Scotland
+44 1463 233651
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
67 Church Street, Inverness IV1 1ES, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We booked a table for dinner and then stayed for the traditional music that started at 9:30. Be sure to reserve a table if those are your plans as well, as they turned away numerous parties that came in without a booking. Food and drink...More

Thank maxpaste
Reviewed 1 week ago

Atmosphere was a great surprise here. Food was interesting too. It's in the main centre so easy to find too.

Thank Yvonne G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Inverness seems to be the tourist capital of the world these days (who knew?), with most decent restaurants having a fair wait for a table if you just turn up rather than booking. Hootenanny was no different, but they kindly squeezed us in on the...More

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Aftering spending an afternoon enjoying the Inverness Highlands Games, this was a great finish to our Inverness adventure. Music and excellent beverages, helpful and friendly staff, as well as a great crowd. A lot of fun.

Thank jcam14791
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderfull meal there, very friendly staff. If you want to eat there, best to make reservation, the place is busy! We had a great night out

Thank Carine-Spaens
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there to listen to traditional Scottish music. They have ceiligh only on the weekends, so this was informal get together of musicians who like to play and want to share the local culture. I personally enjoyed it and took a lot of pictures....More

Thank Francoise B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really liked this place even though I was there for a short while. It is a nice lively place, great atmosphere, service, and music. Every night it seems that they have great entertainment. This is a great place to experience the Scottish culture.

Thank Maritza F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very nice place if you want to sit down with the locals and listen to som Scottish music. We had some beers and listen to the music witch was great. Nice prices. A bit crowded but not in a negative way. Recommended.

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 11 July 2018

We came here on the advice of our B&B host for drinks and live music, and they did not disappoint! We were there on a Tuesday night, and even for a weekday there was a great turnout and the music was top notch! Definitely worth...More

Thank mbirge
Reviewed 6 July 2018

We were escorted to Hootananny's by two nice Scots when we couldn't find it, although it is on corner of a main road. We tried our first of many Scottish ales and had the steak pie and a salmon dish, both of which were elevated...More

Thank travelinbeth
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 Church Street, Inverness IV1 1ES, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 233651
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