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Little Italy

8 Stephens Brae, Inverness IV2 3JN, Scotland
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (67 reviews)
“meatballs” (26 reviews)
“tiramisu” (17 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 Stephens Brae, Inverness IV2 3JN, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

As soon as we saw the winding brae up to Little Italy and then walked in, we had a good feeling. It is a small place but cosy and not cramped, and the red checked tablecloths looks genuinely charming. The owners seem to be from...More

Thank hfulton32
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate at Little Italy on a Friday evening and we were well advised to book earlier in the day. The restaurant although small was packed. The food was great and the service outstanding. The atmosphere was buzzing and it was clear that everyone was...More

Thank Henry P
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was our 24th wedding anniversary and we had never been to this " Italian Restaurant" before but my wife had read that the Chef was from Bari in Puglia, a place that I know well having worked in Taranto for 5 years so we...More

4  Thank Harry W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went about 8:30 on a Saturday night and were able to get a table for two. Otherwise I'd recommend reservations. We had a mushroom appetizers that was quite rich and very good. Then a pizza (they are just bigger than personal size), the chicken...More

Thank Jackie W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went in off the cuff. This place is a hidden gem. The food is fantastic. Really nice house white. And the service was spot on. Well done guys.

Thank william a
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited twice on our 4 night stay in Inverness This small family run spot dishes up some real authentic Italian fare. They have some daily specials that compliment a small but well put togther standard menu. The service is really awesome and you are...More

Thank Chefane
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We managed to get a table here and had a delicious Italian meal. The atmosphere was lovely and quaint. The food was so tasty and plenty of it. Had the chicken vesuvio and was delicious. The service was impeccable and very friendly. Will definitely come...More

Thank 30pamela28
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely authentic Italian food, very friendly staff, and really nice atmosphere and feel about the place. It's only a small restaurant, so I think you'd have to book in advance for busy times (e.g. weekends) .... couldn't believe how many people they turned away because...More

Thank markcrossland1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always eat here in Inverness. Friendly staff, well cooked authentic Italian food and fabulous atmosphere. Book.ahead though as it is small!

Thank StephenOs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was pretty good. We stayed fairly simple as we wanted to do a few quick bites so we had pizza and a few starters. Pizza was ok, not NY, but good enough. Starters were large and shareable. Good service so worth the stop in,...More

Thank Jedda1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Stephens Brae, Inverness IV2 3JN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
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