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Hootananny Inverness

) #16 of 205 Restaurants in Inverness €€ - €€€ , British,
67 Church Street, Inverness IV1 1ES, Scotland
+44 1463 233651
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
67 Church Street, Inverness IV1 1ES, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Enjoyed some local whiskey and listened to some highland music at this venue. It felt local and warm and friendly. Felt part of the scene in Inverness

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very popular pub with live music. Very centrally located, good selection of Ales and whiskeys. A bit too crowded for my taste, but indeed a cool place to be.

Thank Deinos1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the Hootananny yesterday after dinner to enjoy some drinks and live music. One of the musicians had his birthday yesterday. So, they started out with about six musicians at the beginning and ended up with about thirteen playing some really nice traditional...More

Thank capecr0ss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great burgers, lively atmosphere and really friendly staff. Great for a quick bite to eat for dinner, or a place to grab a drink and listen to good live music

Thank Kim W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited pub on two occeasions - very busy and noisy. On both ocassions Scottish trad music playing which was very good but it was hard to find someone to sit/stand where you could enjoy the music. All the seats were taken and due to there...More

Thank Crowley99
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A visit to Hoots is a must anytime I'm out in town. Great atmosphere and lovely, friendly staff. We ate last time we were there. Lovely food, slightly overpriced for pub grub but it's a good feed. Hugely disappointed the stovies weren't on the menu...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At the suggestion of one our tour guides in Edinburgh, we stopped in here during our night in Inverness. We ended up staying all evening and enjoyed the live music; gave us a real taste of Scottish music.

Thank Andrew O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had already had our dinner when we dropped by here... So can't review the food... But the ambience was very warm and lively... Live Scottish music using various instruments... You almost feel like breaking into a jig... I had a cider which was quite...More

Thank Jayita T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to see what a typical Scottish pub looks like and have a beer (or whiskey) listening to some typical Scottish music, well, this is the right place for you.

1  Thank Anna C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful environment. Live music every night. Good menu, good prices, friendly staff. Near the hotel, The Royal, where we stayed.

Thank michaelmaloney
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Response from Trave1Bandit | Reviewed this property |
PHone them and find out... SIMPLE
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Response from Nick N | Reviewed this property |
It's a bar, what do you think. No
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$21
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 Church Street, Inverness IV1 1ES, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 233651
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