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Velocity Cafe & Bicycle Workshop

1 Crown Avenue | Inverness, Inverness IV2 3NF, Scotland
+44 1463 419956
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1 Crown Avenue | Inverness, Inverness IV2 3NF, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 172 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great welcome, menu has small selection but food quality makes up for this in bucket loads. Home made chutney is wonderful. All of the menu is homemade. Takes all payments types (Bonus)

Thank Brendan S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been recommended Velocity by fellow travellers, and we were not disappointed! It took us a little while to find it, but the fresh food, great coffee and friendly staff more than made up for that. Quirky and upbeat. Highly recommended!

Thank maggie_canvin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After cycling from Fort William to Inverness on the a Great Glen Way, we couldn’t have found a better, or more appropriate, place to finish! Lots of tempting, healthy food on offer. Since it was teatime we opted for tea and cakes ....refreshing tea and...More

Thank Helen d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my parents came for a good breakfast and we had a great one. We had really good sandwiches with great local cheddar cheese, and hummus and lentils cream. Very tasty. The granola with yoghurt, honey, fruits and seeds was special too. They make...More

Thank Inés D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Regularly return for coffee and breakfast. Their breakfast bowl with homemade compote, yoghurt, berries, fresh fruit and homemade granola is absolutely incredible. Staff consistently friendly. Very laid back atmosphere. Great selection of cakes etc as well

Thank Angus M
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Saw on Facebook that they do a bike ride every Sunday and decided to go along Had a great time cycling out to Munlochy in a group at a leisurely pace and really enjoyed it Stopped halfway for coffee and biscuits and a nice break...More

1  Thank Williamfr
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Delicious fresh vegetarian food with limited menu of goodies. Salads, dish of day, soup and cakes. Laid back atmosphere. Long shared tables. As everything is freshly prepared service is slow. Don’t come here hungry or on a short lunch break!

Thank thomsonclan6
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely cafe with great food the salad bowl was fantastic. Also enjoyed a couple of millionaire shortbread cookies. Yum. Nice people. Great coffee.

Thank BarefootBuddies
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Stopped here for a quick lunch and didn't realise it's a vegan/veggie cafe but the food was delicious and fresh and the coffee was lovely.

1  Thank Nicola C
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely place. Good coffee. Awesome carrot cake. Friendly staff. Wish I stayed in the city longer so that I could visit again

Thank Bogdan D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$13
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 17:00
Monday
08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 17:00
Thursday
08:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 17:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Crown Avenue | Inverness, Inverness IV2 3NF, Scotland (Formerly Velocity Cafe)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 419956
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Description
Velocity Cafe & Bicycle Workshop is a social enterprise aimed at promoting happy healthy living and increasing cycling in Inverness. Our cafe servers simple, local, affordable food, great coffee and delicious home made cakes in a friendly relaxed setting. Learn how to look after your bike in our 'fix your own bike' workshop.
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