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The Castle Restaurant

41 Castle Street, Inverness IV2 3DU, Scotland
+44 1463 230925
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak pie” (35 reviews)
“macaroni” (18 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 am - 8:15 pmAll hours
British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
41 Castle Street, Inverness IV2 3DU, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 283 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Was here on Saturday after a recommendation. Slipped into a seat in the corner obv ideal if you are under 10..Served by a smiley pleasant waitress in a busy place at tea time..The door opens every few mins as they do take away, so was...More

Thank 780ladygaga
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was a Friday night and all I wanted was a pot of tea and a slice of cake. After almost losing all hope, I stumbled upon The Castle Restaurant. I took a quick peek inside and loved the cozy, 1980's 'American diner-like' atmosphere. I...More

Thank backpacker31
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Three generations of our family went to the Castle Restaurant recently, all with memories of having been there many times over the past 50+ years. The meal was a delight. The owners are doing a wonderful job of keeping the restaurant at the high standard...More

Thank rossandc72
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Good breakfast. The rolls are fresh and the Highland Breakfast is a ton of great food for £8. Not a huge menu, I wanted porridge on the day we visited, but quite good, cheap and in a convenient location. Great service too.

Thank Jackie W
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Great meal with fab chips and big portions. Very polite , friendly and efficient waitress. We will be back.

Thank DDS23
Reviewed 3 October 2017

From a light snack to a full meal, you will leave feeling satisfied. Generous portions of home-style meals including childrens portions. Friendly efficient staff, clean, simple, non-fussy decor. Prices are very reasonable. The Castle Restruant is a great favourite with locals throughout the year and...More

Thank Neilian C
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

I need to give The Castle Restaurant the highest of recommendation. From start to finish the whole experience was second to non. The welcome was wonderful, the food was wonderful, the staff were wonderful, the service was wonderful, the setting is wonderful.....what more can I...More

Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 24 September 2017

This restaurant is average at best. Perhaps I should have tried a different menu item, but the baked potato I ordered was pretty basic, period. There was nothing significant here to write home about. If you're looking for a generic meal then this place is...More

Thank Trina110
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Friendly and simple but great food. Home made mac and cheese with peas and crinkle cut chips. Magic!

Thank Neil B
Reviewed 22 August 2017

If you're looking for cordon bleu, don't eat here. If you're looking to eat good ,honest cafe type food , then it's fine. Clean place.

Thank leadfree25
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14 February 2017|
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Response from Sylvi H | Reviewed this property |
No I haven't dined in s michelin rated restaurant,but I used to enjoy going to this place and if they can't get a simple breakfast cooked properly then there is something far wrong..and it's pretty expensive for a uncooked... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 24
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 am - 8:15 pm
9:00 am - 8:15 pm
9:00 am - 8:15 pm
9:00 am - 8:15 pm
9:00 am - 8:15 pm
9:00 am - 8:15 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Castle Street, Inverness IV2 3DU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 230925
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