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Mountain Cafe

111 Grampian Road, Aviemore PH22 1RH, Scotland
+44 1479 812473
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“cakes” (392 reviews)
“flatbread” (20 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
111 Grampian Road, Aviemore PH22 1RH, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A trip to Aviemore wouldn’t be complete without a visit to this fab cafe. It’s always out the door & we had a 20 minute wait on a quiet day but they now have a buzzer system which is helpful. Awesome cakes & hot chocolate...More

Thank salsop50
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Time for a quick lunch so popped into Mountain Cafe only had to wait 5 mins for table. Haloumi Flatbread was delicious. Not cheap but the food is always freshly made to order and the ingredients are from the local area. Well worth visiting.

Thank MrW99
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed lunch today at the mountain cafe. We had to wait 20 mins but had a buzzer so had a look around the shops in the meantime. We both ordered the steak melt off the lovely menu and it was beautiful. Served with chips and...More

Thank Beachtoday24
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When in aviemore this cafe is a must. It serves the best breakfast and the cake selection is second to none. Great food, well worth a visit and what fantastic views.

Thank iccle_stubby
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing homemade cakes but make sure you book a table to avoid disappointment as it can get very busy!

Thank laura19081
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are a family of four , two kids - two adults. We come to aviemore every year for activities and this is by far our favourite cafe. The food is amazing , the cakes are perfect and we would totally recommend the all day...More

Thank amandaelwen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just loved this place. Great atmosphere, friendly staff and excellent coffee. Liked it so much we returned a few times during our week in Aviemore.

Thank Diarmuid C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is world class especially for breakfast. This is a child friendly cafe too. The only downside is you can’t book here and there’s often a long queue but it’s worth the wait

Thank Lauzza24
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For a change we came off the A9 and went into Aviemore to try the Mountain Cafe which had been recommended to us. Not easy to access if you're disabled as it's upstairs. Quite good choices and delicious home baking and good coffee. Service was...More

Thank TheHighlandsCrofter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

1st visit here and was not disappointed. Good variety of food and the cakes are fantastic. They also do Gluten Free food on request and some great Gluten Free cakes. My granddaughter loves it

Thank June A
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Questions & Answers
14 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Kirsten G | Property representative |
No you can always pass the queue to get takeaway. We do everything takeaway from all menus. Thanks
Mich P
8 October 2016|
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Response from juliemaie | Reviewed this property |
No it is not. It is really small inside.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 Grampian Road, Aviemore PH22 1RH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Badenoch and Strathspey  >  Aviemore
  • Phone Number: +44 1479 812473
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We use some of Scotland's best local produce to create healthy, wholesome & interesting food with a Kiwi twist. We opened our doors in 2004 and have been gaining awards and accolades for our antipodean style coffees, delicious breakfasts, superb lunches & fresh home baking ever since. Our service is friendly & casual with a professional team from all over the world. The café offers excellent views of the Cairngorm Mountains - enjoy our balcony area during summer and the cosy log burner to sit by during the winter months. All the pictures are of our food - why not come in and sample our hospitality when you are in the area next?
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