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Bars and nightlife in Highland Council

Top bars

Pub
“Live Scottish Music every night! Very busy at the weekend, with a great atmosphere.”
  • 66 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Beautiful food in a great location. The restaurant is also located by the river Ness, so if you're lucky you can enjoy your food with a view.”
  • 48 locals recommend
Bar
“A great pub with exceptional views of Loch Ness and great food and drinks. There're nearby forest or beach walks and a visit to the nearby Nessie hunter is well worth it!”
  • 37 locals recommend
Pub
“Bar with a mini beer garden that looks out over the castle. Walking distance from flat.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Pub
“Johnny Foxes is great for a drink early on or if you like live music head there later in the night. Only a short walk to and from The Loft.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Bar
“Cosy bar and restaurant at the foot of Ben Nevis path. Great for a drink or food on a wild and wet day (or a sunny one), often has live music. ”
  • 27 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Excellent restaurant in Stornoway featuring local produce and a good wine list. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Arts centre, cafe, restaurant, cinema, workshops, concerts. A lively centre in the middle of Stornoway We love An Lanntair. ”
  • 21 locals recommend

Nightclubs

Hotel
“Lovely little restaurant with views over Ben Nevis and sitting right beside the famous Neptune staircase on the caledonian canal”
  • 8 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
“The is the place to be to finish of a night out in inverness - joined to johnny foxes”
  • 5 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
  • 1 local recommends
Night Club
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Night Club
“It is the only "nightclub" in Aviemore. Sticky carpet and possibly not the most sensible place to end up after 1130pm”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“good beer, great views, nice outside seating area. Good cheap pub food. Tv's for sport. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Lounge
“Good food, family friendly during the day and early evening and great cocktails at night.”
  • 1 local recommends

Music venues

Concert Hall
“Lots on throughout the year - theatre, art house cinema, music, drop in dance/drama/yoga classes. Has a cafe and a restaurant. A great place! Walking distance from flat.”
  • 67 locals recommend
Pub
“Live Scottish Music every night! Very busy at the weekend, with a great atmosphere.”
  • 66 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Arts centre, cafe, restaurant, cinema, workshops, concerts. A lively centre in the middle of Stornoway We love An Lanntair. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Pub
“Great cosy pub right on the banks of the Tay, stylish cocktail bar upstairs and a beer garden that goes right to the rivers edge”
  • 5 locals recommend
Concert Hall
“Eden Court houses a Theatre and Cinema. Well worth a look to see whats on during your visit. Food is also available at the venue.”
  • 1 local recommends