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Great evening dining

My wife and I had an excellent supper here on Saturday night. Chorizso Pata was plentiful and very... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Avoch, United Kingdom
Friendly staff, excellent food.

We planned to stop here for lunch on a drive around the Cairngorms because of the reviews it's... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
paul w
Stoke Lacy, United Kingdom
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Welcome to the High St. Merchants, we are a small cafe & gallery, located in the capital of Strathspey. We aim to offer you a warm and friendly welcome in a relaxing and inspiring atmosphere. We are proud to be working with some of the areas finest...more
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74 High Street, Grantown-on-Spey PH26 3EL, Scotland
+44 1479 872246
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

My wife and I had an excellent supper here on Saturday night. Chorizso Pata was plentiful and very tasty, my wife's burger was filling and well presented. Good range of choices featuring local produce available at reasonable prices. Staff are friendly and the service is...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

We planned to stop here for lunch on a drive around the Cairngorms because of the reviews it's received and we weren't disappointed. We were greeted warmly and made to feel welcome. The surroundings are unusual, the walls are hung with original art for sale...More

Thank paul w
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Cosy wood burner, comfy sofas, lovely ambience, home brewed beer and scones the size of small planets! What’s not to like?

Thank charlie m
Reviewed 12 March 2018

What a find! After visiting Grantown for many years and bemoaning the lack of recommendable eateries, we have found The High Street Merchants. Whether for a soup and sandwich lunch or coffee and cake (made locally by Clare) this is the place to go. Lovely...More

Thank AyrshireHolidayman
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Stopped off in Grantown-on-Spey in search of a coffee and found this really lovely place. A welcome wood burner and leather couches at the back of the table area was really cosy. The staff were really friendly. The coffee served was excellent and the home...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

What a fabulous little find! This place really hit the spot ... the staff were really smiley and seemed genuinely pleased to see us. We ordered 2 lattes and shared a cheese scone ... oh my .. I almost wished we weren’t sharing it! Gorgeous...More

Thank Lorna M
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The hotel we stayed at was not good and the resturant even worse. We happened by this delightful little resturant and went ther two nights running. The food was imaginative, tasty and not expensive. We had the best bottle of Cote de Rhône, that we...More

Thank Jacqueline D
Reviewed 17 January 2018

We arrived quite late on the 30th December, and being a large group of nine from two families I wasn't optimistic we would be able to get a table. We were delighted to be welcomed and the team rearranged things to fit us in. The...More

Thank DavidC186534
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Really special cafe with charming staff and excellent home made food and a good range of drinks, alcoholic and non alcoholic. Warm welcoming ambience with a mix of traditional furniture (sofas) round the stove and table seating. Nice choice of background music and some interesting...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 27 August 2017

When travelling into this area to holiday I tend to stopover in Grantown on Spey for lunch. There are many places to eat and the The High Street Merchant was a new one on me. I was welcomed in with a smile and offered a...More

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