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Indian Ocean

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Indian, Asian,
64 Academy Street, Inverness IV1 1LP, Scotland
+44 1463 237755
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“curry” (40 reviews)
“rice” (38 reviews)
“naan” (16 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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64 Academy Street, Inverness IV1 1LP, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 383 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hadn’t booked and were told on arrival that the restaurant was quite busy so might have to wait. We were given free poppadoms and our food actually came quite quickly. Attentive, friendly staff and very reasonably priced.More

Thank gus909
amccinv, Manager at Indian Ocean, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello gus909 Thank you for choosing to dine with us and for taking the time to review your experience. We are so glad you enjoyed your meal and we could keep your comfortable while you waited, we are very proud of the customer service our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I live in East London and finding myself in Scotland (Inverness) for a few days I needed my curry fix. I read a lot of reviews for curry houses in Inverness and it didn’t look good, but I chose Indian Ocean because the menu looked...More

Thank goron59
amccinv, Manager at Indian Ocean, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello goron59 Thank you for choosing to dine with us and for taking the time to review your experience. We are delighted that you enjoyed your meal, and that you left full and satisfied! I will make sure to pass on your compliments to the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chosen by chance from the hotel local guide. Very enjoyable Scottish style Indian! Extensive menu. Attentive staff but not over the top; Most of my fellow diners seemed to be enjoying themselves also.More

1  Thank Craig M
amccinv, Manager at Indian Ocean, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Craig Thank you so much for taking the time to review your visit with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your meal with us and that other diners did also. We hope that next time you are in the area you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided to avoid the potential Friday night rush by dining early so the place was quiet as we'd hoped. The Staff were friendly and welcoming and we were seated straight away. I had the Lamb Bhuna and my husband had the Special Tandoori Chicken...More

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amccinv, Manager at Indian Ocean, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Agnes Thank you for reviewing your meal with us. We are over the moon that you enjoyed your visit, and that you left satisfied. We pride ourselves on great quality food, at a good price. We look forward to having you dine with us...More

Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Food was delicious. Staff friendly. Can’t fault it. Recommend. That’s all I want to say but apparently I have to write more to satisfy trip advisor. Hope this is now enough for me to be able to submit.

Thank Chris A
amccinv, Manager at Indian Ocean, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Chris Thank you so much for reviewing your meal, and we are delighted you could sum up your visit so simply. We hope you will visit again soon.

Reviewed 7 March 2018

I’ve tried various Indian restaurants in Inverness and flavour wise, this was quite good in comparison. Prawn puri starter was tasty but the Puri was undercooked and stodgy. I tried the Indian Ocean special which was supposed to be medium hot but was actually very...More

1  Thank Duncrieviedude
amccinv, Manager at Indian Ocean, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Duncrieviedude Thank you for visiting our establishment and taking the time to review your meal. We are delighted to hear that the flavours of our food compare well to others in Inverness, and we are sorry that the meal didn't live up to standards...More

Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed my birthday curry here with a party of friends, the staff were helpful and the food was very tasty, surprised on a Friday night how quiet it was?!! An excellent menu our table of meat eaters, vegetarians and vegans were all catered for...More

1  Thank DougalWestWales
amccinv, Manager at Indian Ocean, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello DougalWestWales Thank you so much for reviewing your birthday meal with us. We are delighted we could add to your special day, and that your meal lived up to expectations. We pride ourselves on being able to cater for all, and I'm so glad...More

Reviewed 11 February 2018

great choice great food great staff, made to feel welcome and nothing was to much trouble, look forward to next visit

Thank soil2soul
amccinv, Manager at Indian Ocean, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello soil2soul Thank you for reviewing your meal. we are delighted that we made you feel welcome and that you enjoyed our service and food. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 3 February 2018

Situated no great distance from the bus and rail stations, this is a very good restaurant serving a great mix of vegetarian and non-vegetarian food. I tried the chicken tikka starter, which was tasty, and followed up with mator paneer, lemon and cashew rice and...More

1  Thank daduScotland
amccinv, Manager at Indian Ocean, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello DaduScotland Thank you for reviewing us on TripAdvisor. We always try to cater to all tastes and dietary requirements, and we are glad you found something on our extensive menu that you enjoyed so thoroughly. We look forward to seeing you on your return...More

Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

We popped in on the off chance we could get a table. The staff were very friendly and the food was delicious.

Thank Billy661
amccinv, Manager at Indian Ocean, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Billy Thank you taking the time to review your meal, and for taking a chance on an impromptu visit! We are so happy that you enjoyed it and we hope to see you again soon.

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Yes, 'European Dishes' are available: Omelette with chips, scampi with chips, chicken nuggets and chips, and fish and chips :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 Academy Street, Inverness IV1 1LP, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 237755
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