We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hootananny

Closed Now: 4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Open today: 4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Fun

Such a fun quaint stop if you want to hear local musical talent. Service was grand, music was great.

Reviewed yesterday
Pattie S
,
Ankeny
via mobile
Great experience & awesome introduction to Scotland!

Our first night ever in Scotland after flying into Inverness was at Hootananny-- a place I'd read... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ChaosTheory
,
United States
Read all 146 reviews
37
All photos (37)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
About
Closed Now
Hours Today: 4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
See all hours
As featured in 3 Days in Inverness
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
10°
Oct
Nov
-1°
Dec
Contact
67 Church Street, Inverness IV1 1ES, Scotland
Website
+44 1463 233651
Call
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Inverness
from US$67.70
More Info
from US$46.40
More Info
from US$29.20
More Info
from US$92.90
More Info
Reviews (146)
Filter reviews
125 results
Traveller rating
74
29
9
4
9
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
74
29
9
4
9
Show reviews that mention
All reviews scottish music live music every night two nights in a row all ages visiting inverness instruments hatters comedy scotland whiskey
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 125 reviews
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Such a fun quaint stop if you want to hear local musical talent. Service was grand, music was great.

Thank Pattie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first night ever in Scotland after flying into Inverness was at Hootananny-- a place I'd read about months earlier and was interested in visiting due to the live music. Apparently we were incredibly luck as we arrived without reservation, but as someone had left...More

Thank ChaosTheory
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went early for dinner and then stayed for the improv music session. A few local musicians, playing mostly guitar and fiddle, sat at the large round table in the centre of the room and basically jammed, playing a great variety of tunes. There was...More

Thank davejohnbiking
Reviewed 30 July 2018

We had been eyeing this place for a few days. Finally decided to stop in one night and it was so much fun. We heard live Scottish music and met some really nice people. That's where we also tried our first Irn Bru! Definitely check...More

2  Thank Fariha S
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We decided to go out for an evening to listen to some music and they had the musicians sitting around a table playing away, It was great and had wonderful energy. The only down side was we could only find a table in the back...More

Thank Katie F
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent night here for my birthday. We booked a table as this place gets quite busy the staff were excellent a great laugh the atmosphere was really good , we had a few drinks to start with then our meal I had braised lamb which...More

Thank Cliff J
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

We saw an advert for live music here in our hotel room. So we though we would give it a go. What a great find. Good beet great staff and live local music every night what a great place.

Thank Ben B
Reviewed 29 March 2018

Walked in on our first day and could hardly get to the bar for people dancing - fab! Got served at bar quite quickly and was good to watch the dancers and musicians. The place has a very friendly atmosphere and spoke to a few...More

Thank Cherb2408
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Went there for a couple of pints on a Friday night and the place was heaving with people and had amazing atmosphere. There was a band playing the pipe / flute and guitar, which was absolutely amazing

Thank Nimay M
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Very quiet when we were in for a quick pint on the Thursday afternoon but packed much later in the evening. Live music from an Irish Trio and a friendly crowd all enjoying the banter. Bar service was surprisingly quick. Just a pint for us...More

Thank ccindxb
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 36 nearby hotels
MacDougall Clansman Hotel
100 reviews
.09 km away
Mercure Inverness Hotel
132 reviews
.10 km away
pentahotel Inverness
1,485 reviews
.11 km away
Travelodge Inverness City Centre Hotel
117 reviews
.14 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 281 nearby restaurants
Black Isle Bar
543 reviews
.03 km away
Aspendos
1,006 reviews
.03 km away
Mustard Seed Restaurant
3,791 reviews
.08 km away
Hootananny Inverness
926 reviews
.00 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 192 nearby attractions
Old High St Stephen's Church
58 reviews
.14 km away
Caledonian Sleeper
221 reviews
.17 km away
Scottish Flair Art Gallery
7 reviews
.16 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Hootananny staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines