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Some of our favourites.......!

Cafe 1: 75 Castle Street, Inverness 01463 226200

A 5-minute walk from Craigside Lodge, Cafe 1 is a lovely restaurant serving high quality food at a reasonable price. A perfect place for a special occasion. Make sure you try their Malteser Crepe!

Rocpool: 1 Ness Walk, Inverness 01463 717274

Just over the main road bridge and visible from our Guesthouse, this restaurant is arguably one of the best in Inverness. The food is delicious-they have a special ‘Fish on Fridays’ menu every week!

Rajah: 2 Post Office Ave, Inverness 01463 237190

Without a doubt the best Indian restaurant in Inverness! Tucked away down below street level the food and service is superb – if you like Indian cuisine this place is not to be missed!

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The Castle Tavern: 1 View Place, Inverness 01463 18178

The Castle Tavern is located round the corner from our guesthouse and serves good ‘pub’ food and a variety of real ales. Our ‘local’!


The Redcliffe: 1 Gordon Terrace, Inverness 01463 232767

Conveniently located right across the road from Craigside Lodge, you can dine in their bright sunny conservatory or, on a nice day, outside on the patio.


The Cawdor Tavern: Cawdor, Nairnshire 01667 404777

Situated in the village of Cawdor it is a traditional country pub offering bar meals in the lounge or a more formal menu in the restaurant. Delicious food so definitely worth the journey!

Pizza Express: Falcon Square, Inverness 01463 709700

Situated in Falcon Square, this restaurant offers good value pizza and pasta dishes.

Bella Italia: 1 Bridge Street, Inverness 01463 230138

A lovely Italian restaurant situated only 5 minutes from Craigside Lodge. Bella Italia has an extensive menu, reasonably priced and a nice relaxed atmosphere.

The Mustard Seed: 16 Fraser Street, Inverness 01463 220220

Situated on the banks of the River Ness, The Mustard Seed combines contemporary surroundings with high quality food.


The Castle Tavern – Telephone: 01463 718178. Pub with real ale and good food. Restaurant upstairs and bar at ground level. The bar gets busy and can be noisy.

Johnny Foxes – Riverside pub that offers a wide range of hearty food choices as well as regular evening entertainment.

Hootanany: – Telephone 01463 233651 – Live music most nights and good hearty Scottish Food

The Phoenix Ale House – Great casual dining and excellent range of beers. Well worth a visit

Blackfriars Highland Pub – A popular real ale pub serving food. Live music on most Friday and Saturday nights

Gellions Bar – Pub with live music


Artysans Cafe - Ideal for a light bite or just a refreshing cup of tea or coffee.

Girvans – An institution in Inverness and very popular. Bridges the gap between a cafe and a restaurant. Opens later during the summer for evening meals

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Craigside Lodge Guesthouse
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Inverness IV2 3HD
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