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Mackenzies Highland Inn Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
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125 Grampian Road | Mackenzies Highland Inn, Aviemore PH22 1RL, Scotland
+44 1479 810672
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is amazing! Me and my partner both had a steak burger, really really delicious! I wish I'd taken a photo of it!! The whole place itself isn't very special but after a long walk it's a great place to have a drink and a bit of lunch. Really great atmosphere - it probably helped that the Six Nations was... More 

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Thank Rebecca S
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Poor show in here customer service skills from the bar man. His attitude was rude and not welcoming last night. We went in on the Friday which was fine a few beers and a game of pool and darts returned Saturday only for the bar man to display a lack of respect for his customers. A chalk deposit is required... More 

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Thank Marc E
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Would never return here as the service received from the barman stunk. A friends went in for some drinks but the attitude from the barman was couldn't be bothered and just rude. Went to another pub and spent loads and had a great night.

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Thank Steven E
Badenoch and Strathspey, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

As a local Mackenzie's is one of those pubs that we often forget to visit...and it would appear we are not alone. However the beer and whiskey selection in Mackenzie's is among the best offerings in Aviemore. An array of bottled and draft beer options are available; more so than in some of the pubs more centrally located on the... More 

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Thank LJenk82
edinburgh
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

We came in after looking at a few menus elsewhere as it was a good bit cheaper. We wanted decent pub grub and the food was excellent. Large portions, very reasonably priced. Friendly staff and good service. Would definitely come back.

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Thank holidaym1
Harwich, United Kingdom
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124 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

While staying over in Aviemore for Christmas and New Year we had not booked anything in particular for a Hogmanay meal. We were having a drink here and noticed the 4 x course menu for £27.50 and thought "why not" - not expecting particularly too much for the price but at least securing something. To our surprise, what we received... More 

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Thank hoopsHarwich
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Staff were very welcoming, friendly and food was a very high standard and great portions and quality.

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Thank Marie-Ann81
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

A really odd kind of place. Not sure what they are trying to achieve here. Food was ok, service was poor. The bar man would look more at home in a vampires castle.

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Thank TheAberdeennomer
Ellon, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

We went here for my stagger meal on the Saturday night. Booked for 22 guys a few weeks beforehand. Gathered all the orders and sent them by email, so easy to work with. Meal packages were great, good value. When we arrived everything was perfect. Staff a good laugh and a wide range of craft beer. Food was good, but... More 

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Thank Paulzy56
Aberdeen
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64 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Came with family for lunch, good traditional meals at a reasonable price. Quick service, nice staff cask ales. Heaven for hubby because the rugby was on!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 Grampian Road | Mackenzies Highland Inn, Aviemore PH22 1RL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Badenoch and Strathspey  >  Aviemore
  • Phone Number: +44 1479 810672

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?