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Nico's Bistro and Bar - CLOSED

8-15 Ness Bank | Glen Mhor Hotel & Apartments, Inverness, Scotland
+44 1463 234308
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (34 reviews)
“log fire” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
All hours
CUISINES
European, British, Grill, Fusion, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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8-15 Ness Bank | Glen Mhor Hotel & Apartments, Inverness, Scotland
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131 - 140 of 283 reviews

Reviewed 21 September 2013

With all the restaurant choices in Inverness a place has to be really good to get my recommendation. Unfortunately Nico's has some way to go before it makes my top 10 in the area. There was nothing terrible, but at the same time nothing that...More

Thank JohnF62
glenmhormanager, Manager at Nico's Bistro and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2013

We are very sorry to hear of your disappointment. However we will take your comments into consideration and we will use your feedback as part of our on-going commitment to improve. Your sincerely.

Reviewed 20 September 2013

Heading to Eden Court for the evening on Wednesday, we booked a table at Nico's for a pre-theatre bite, as we often do. When I first ate at Nico's in 1999, it was a true bistro, serving unpretentious yet imaginative and delicious food. The place...More

Thank Gavin_the_Mule
glenmhormanager, Manager at Nico's Bistro and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2013

We are very sorry to hear of your disappointment. However we will take your comments into consideration and we will use your feedback as part of our on-going commitment to improve. Kind regards

Reviewed 1 September 2013

Booked at Nico's for a pre=theatre dinner as it is very close to Eden Court. Our waiter was very helpful and attentive, my only grouch is that they lack some of the smaller things that you expect now in most restaurants like being given some...More

Thank Debbie T
glenmhormanager, Manager at Nico's Bistro and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2013

Many thanks for your positive review. We are glad that you enjoyed your meal overall and will take your comments into consideration. Yours sincerely

Reviewed 28 August 2013

Long story short (in case you don't want to read my rant below): The food was delicious (scallops/crabcake appetiser was AMAAAAAZING) and the view of the River Ness was perfect but we have NEVER been treated SO rudely by a restaurant employee than what we...More

Thank JottieB
glenmhormanager, Manager at Nico's Bistro and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2013

We are delighted you enjoyed your food and felt your server looked after you, we are however sorry to hear you were treated in this manner and will be investigating this incident to enable us to review our training needs. We hope this did not...More

Reviewed 7 August 2013

We ate our meal in the sofa-stuffed bar on a fairly quiet night. The staff were very friendly but there's a quirky menu weighed towards grilled food. For some odd reason the haddock arrived with a mini kilner jar of cockles and a pot of...More

Thank Will D
glenmhormanager, Manager at Nico's Bistro and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2013

Thank you for taking the time to put a review. We are glad that you enjoyed your meal at Nico's. We serve the fish and chips in the South way... with cockles and mussels. the Falafel with Pitta bread is our way to do a...More

Reviewed 4 August 2013

Travelled with family and to visit family. Stopped with out table reservation and was accommodated. The food was well presented and there was a good choice to order from. Chicken wings was tasty and the vegetarian fajitas were good but I did not enjoyed the...More

Thank eastcoldale
glenmhormanager, Manager at Nico's Bistro and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2013

Thanks for taking the time to put a review. We're glad that you enjoyed your meal with us and hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards

Reviewed 24 July 2013 via mobile

Very nice food, lively local produce cooked to perfection. Young Ricky looked after us very well which capped the evening off nicely. 24 degrees, sitting in the sun dining al fresco in Inverness - could have been anywhere!

Thank ShaunMah
glenmhormanager, Manager at Nico's Bistro and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2013

Thanks for taking the time to put a review. We're glad that you enjoyed your meal with us and hope to welcome you back soon. the sun keeps shining.... make the most of it! Best regards

Reviewed 20 July 2013

I have been here quite a few times, and still love it. Menu is very limited mostly seafood which is very nice and wine menu is very nice! Nicos is 5min walk from town centre and has a beautiful view from the river! Staff very...More

4  Thank sarahm767
glenmhormanager, Manager at Nico's Bistro and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2013

Many thanks for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your dinner with us. Our seafood selection depends on tide, season and weather.... we have more specials on the board when the fisherman comes back wit a good catch! Your sincerely, The Manager

Reviewed 15 July 2013

The food was good overall, with only the starter as a standout. And the service was quite good. We asked for reservations at a particular time for 2 people and were told they couldn't do that time, but could 30 minutes earlier, which was of...More

Thank EnjoymentOfLife
glenmhormanager, Manager at Nico's Bistro and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2013

Thank you for your nice review. We are glad you enjoyed your dinner with us. To ensure a smooth and good service, we space out tables for the kitchen. We normally take three tables every 15mn so we can provide you with our best service...More

Reviewed 12 July 2013

We had stayed at the hotel and eaten at Nico's twelve years before. We had great food then and it is still great. The steak was very tender although done a little more than we would have liked. Very nice wine list. The bar is...More

Thank sharon g
glenmhormanager, Manager at Nico's Bistro and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2013

Thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We're glad that you enjoyed your time with us and hope to welcome you back soon. Kind regards

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Restaurant Details

Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:30
Saturday
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8-15 Ness Bank | Glen Mhor Hotel & Apartments, Inverness, Scotland (Formerly Nico's Seafood and Grill House)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 234308
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Glen Mhor Hotel & Apartments
Description
Our in house bar restaurant - Nicky Tam's - offers a relaxed and casual atmosphere with a menu serving traditional Scottish food with the finest local produce, ales and premium spirits... While we have a wide choice of wine by the glass, cocktails, a selection of 80 pure malt whisky and more than 10 Scottish gin... Nicky tam's also offers all the favourite classics such as Steak Pie, Haggis, Burgers, Cullen skink and even more on our specials board. With a mix of granite and wood walls, tartan furniture, burning stoves, the scene is set for a family gathering, relaxing afternoon tea, business meeting or simply catching up with friends to get a away from the stresses of the daily routine. We have a large selection of wine by the glass, cocktails, over 80 pure malt whiskies and more than 10 Scottish gins... Please ask for our drink and whisky list at the bar. Definitely worth a look! Our bar is open all day for drinks and coffee, we serve food from 12 to 2:30pm for lunch and from 5pm until 9pm for dinner. Please note that we open for lunch during the winter on booking only
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