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31 High Street, Grantown-on-Spey PH26 3EG, Scotland
+44 1479 872001
10:00 - 16:00
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Sun 11:00 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 16:00
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kingston upon hull
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57 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

was in granton and it was lunch time so went in to chaplins for a coffee and light lunch was not disappointed good selection of food friendly service

Thank frank c
Market Rasen, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017

Lovely place, soup of the day delicious, great coffee and hot chocolate. The perfect place to stop when you have a couple of hours to kill on a lazy day in the Highlands on holiday. The girls in the cafe were very friendly and polite. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank EmmaF2106
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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600 reviews
257 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 364 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

We called in here for coffee one cold afternoon and were not disappointed! The coffee was good, the cafe is very clean and the young girls serving were very pleasant!

Thank casswife
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

My friend And Intjought we would stop in 'Granton' for a light lunch. There's didn't seem to be many places that filled the bill however we decided to enter Chaplins. The place seemed quite busy with only a table right at the door. This proved very draughty and of course very busy with everyone coming and going. There were two... More 

4 Thank dilysstephen
Dallas, Texas
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62 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Located on main road just off the Square. Had tea and sticky toffee cake, which was wonderful. Good prices. Good spot for lunch or afternoon ice cream or dessert. People were constantly coming in. Owner seemed a little stressed, but service was good. Worth a visit.

Thank Jan H
Greater London, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We were in Grantown visiting family so popped into Chaplins for lunch. It is principally a tea shop, with lots of cakes, and they provide light meals. I had an absolutely delicious baked potato with beans and cheese, warming fair for a cold October day. Also good toasties and soup. Great for light bites at lunch, and cooked to order.

Thank Sal P
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Stopped off here for a quick bite of lunch, and so pleased to say it was still pretty much as before from years ago. We had toasties, perfectly fine and filling and on the menu listed Ice Cream Floats, which I have not had one since a child, so fabulous to taste one again. A joy to relive. Would recommend... More 

Thank Elizabeth T
Inverness, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Just don't go here. The ciabattas were awful. Overcooked crispy haggis. Only warm and cheese half melted. The coleslaw.....massive chunks of cabbage. The side salad, overly sweet dressing ..think it was honey and mustard. The tortillas on the side, massive grease bombs with weird seasoning. Coffee was good at least

Thank 96902af
Ulladulla, Australia
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147 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Warm welcome. Very good selection. Accommodating to tweeking the menu item to suit preferences. Establishment gave off a comfortable feeling. Food fresh and enjoyable as was the selected drinks.

Thank Alex W
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I had a lovely moist slice of the farmhouse cake, and the owner gave me the secret to achieving moist fruit cakes. My wife had the cheese on toast, which used two cheeses and made a delicious meal. Very friendly husband and wife team run the cafe, which has a quirky Charlie Chaplin link (hence the name).

Thank Rob H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British, Scottish
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 High Street, Grantown-on-Spey PH26 3EG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Badenoch and Strathspey  >  Grantown-on-Spey
  • Phone Number: +44 1479 872001
It is a coffee shop

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