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2 Stephens Brae, Inverness IV2 3JN, Scotland
+44 1463 711900
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“cakes” (48 reviews)
“fish chowder” (4 reviews)
“blt” (4 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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2 Stephens Brae, Inverness IV2 3JN, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I just popped in for some tea and cake. It took quite a while to be served as they were very busy. I had a choice of gluten free chocolate & lime cake or pecan & cranberry cake, which was very tasty. Would go again!

Thank Jacqueline I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stumbled across this as I was travelling with a suitcase and needed to stay close to the shopping centre. I was amazed how busy it was but very happy with a table by the window, next to the door. The menu looked really nice but...More

Thank gohlah
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited Girvan's at lunchtime and had a delicious haddock and chips, which was served with a small side salad. The food (apart from the salad!) was piping hot and very tasty. I would highly recommend this place although it gets very busy with the...More

Thank sinclairja2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Would highly recommend Girvans. Yesterday and today had a lovely lunch. Warm friendly atmosphere. Helpful, efficient staff. Reasonably priced and amazing cakes.

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our visit to Girvans and will definitely return despite my breakfast not being 100% - which says a lot for the service and the overall experience. I found, at nearly £9, the vegetarian breakfast was not very special. Just the usual beans...More

Thank JarvisSpaniel
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Went to Girvans as it looks very nice from the outside for Sunday morning breakfast. The restraint is very nice, spacious very modern and very clean and tidy. It was busy but we were seated straight away and the staff were very friendly. Menu is...More

Thank Eric G
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Travellers in Scotland have to deal with odd serving hours- lunch stops at 2, tea at 3-4 and then dinner starts at 6 or maybe 7. Girvans is right on the pedestrian mall. It is busy for many reasons but always has room for you....More

Thank slarson127
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Girvans is such a great restaurant in Inverness, always great food at any time of day, we normally visit at breakfast or lunch, but visited in the afternoon for an early tea for a change, and it was great as usual. You are always get...More

Thank westheath10
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped in twice today once for coffee and then for an early quick bite dinner. Only open until 7:00 pm, so if you want dinner you have to come early. Well, it was pretty busy even at 6:00! Food was very good, great service and...More

1  Thank Jedda1
Reviewed 19 September 2017

The staff are all friendly and the food is second to none - the atmosphere is great and the music is not too loud allowing for quiet conversation

Thank fax1ngton
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Stephens Brae, Inverness IV2 3JN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 711900
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