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Letterbox Restaurant

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Main Street, Newtonmore PH20 1DA, Scotland
+44 1540 673231
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2015

Nice to have meal that has been given some care, and not served with the usual chips and coleslaw salad. Great service, and good food.

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South west
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2015

A perfect end to a perfect week. Visited as part of a large group. Food was lovely, staff friendly and helpful and showed immense patience when we came to pay the bill in ones and twos. If I'm ever back in the area (and I hope i will be), I'll definitely call in for a meal.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2015

Been here before, last year and both food and service are still good. A limited but adequate range of choices which are imaginative and reasonably priced.

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Thank Suntravellers65
Camberley, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2015

All the food is cooked to order so be prepared to wait a little while. We both thoroughly enjoyed our meal at the Letterbox and would definitely return if in the area again and would recommend.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2015

It has a great menu and good service. Set menu is very reasonable with lots of traditional Scottish cuisine. Always very welcoming and happy for us to bring our 2 kids.

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Thank Happy-traveller365
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 May 2015

We've eaten here several times over a few years, which makes for a better review. It's always been consistently excellent. To list a few personal favourites: The food is both traditional Scottish and innovative The filo wrapped haggis is a great touch They serve local ales The menu is wide - too much choice of wonderfulness even - covering Scottish... More 

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Glenwood Springs, Colorado
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2015

Loved the service, loved the people, loved the food! Hated our tour guides, Samantha & Scot of MacKenzie Adventures, aka The Jamie and Claire Tour

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1 Thank Randi P
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

A superb restaurant in Newtonmore. The menu is excellent as are the specials on offer.Very nice inside with a warm and inviting atmosphere.Service and attention great. Nice choice of drinks, and in total a first class evening, with food to match.Try the Chicken and Haggis.10/10

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Peebles, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2015

Pleasant front staff, great cooking, imaginative menu Front section could have been a little warmer but otherwise a great experience

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Red Deer, Canada
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39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2015

If you are going to serve fish, at least learn how to fillet it! The welcome we received when we stopped in to make reservations was cool and in different. Thought we would try it any way so kept our reservation, ( which they hadnt actually made!) The service was the same, the food mediocre at best. Don't waste your... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Newtonmore PH20 1DA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Badenoch and Strathspey  >  Newtonmore
  • Phone Number: +44 1540 673231

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?