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The Riverside Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹European, British,
10 Bank Street, Inverness IV1 1QY, Scotland
+44 1463 714884
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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10 Bank Street, Inverness IV1 1QY, Scotland
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Reviewed 18 July 2016

Sat outside initially with some wine and enjoyed the view of the river - waitress came out to tell us kitchen about to close and brought us a menu and we just had starters but they were delicious - lovely presentation and fresh ingredients -...More

Thank coffeetime93
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

We took a walk out not knowing where to eat this evening. This was the first place that didn't list mushroom risotto as the vegetarian main, so in we went. I'm so glad that we did, the staff are friendly, the chef accommodating of dietary...More

Thank Beyond990
Reviewed 7 July 2016

We went for lunch on Wednesday, and the food was amazing, the presentation was fabulous too. The staff were very helpful and friendly.

Thank Joyce S
Reviewed 4 July 2016

The evening we arrived in Inverness our B&B host recommended a restaurant of a similar name, but somehow we didn't remember the details and wound up here. No regrets as this small, family run business is a delight: friendly, cosy, right by the river, and...More

Thank CashandCarry
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Loved everything about this little restaurant. Food excellent, staff very attentive, highly recommended.

Thank lynfranc36
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Ate there for supper. The Cullin skink was the best I've had. The house special baked salmon was delicious.

Thank Darrin B
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Staff are helpful, cheerful, friendly and efficient. The food is excellent, well prepared & presented. Wide range of beer & spirits. Good value for time & money A very pleasant visit.

Thank Ianeon1
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

Only had lunch but hear dinner is very good too. We had the soup and sandwich for £6.50. Very good value. Lovely soup freshly made sandwich on lovely bread. Couldn't fault food or service. Only down were the loos. Bit grubby and the stairway had...More

1  Thank Sharon F
Reviewed 7 June 2016

I really lucked out that the restaurant had an open table available when I stopped by for dinner. This is a great place to come if you want to splurge a little and have a really good meal. I also have the Riverside Restaurant to...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

The food was very good. Well cooked. Presented at the right temperature. Good service. Ideal for a special occasion or have a good meal by the river.

1  Thank Jorge P
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Catherine M
30 July 2017|
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28 May 2017|
Response from Timmy H | Reviewed this property |
If I remember correctly it was between £18-£23, not cheap but worth it in my opinion. The food is very nice and the staff are helpful and friendly.
Anne M
18 July 2016|
Response from Beyond990 | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately they are closed on Sunday and Monday according to their timetable.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 53
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Bank Street, Inverness IV1 1QY, Scotland (Formerly River Cafe & Restaurant)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 714884
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We are a small family run restaurant along the River Ness. We are a family team with over 12 years experience in the hospitality trade. Our restaurant reflects our passion for excellent Scottish fayre. We offer lunches, high teas, early evening and a la carte meals with a selection to suit all tastes.
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