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Letterbox Restaurant

Main Street, Newtonmore PH20 1DA, Scotland
+44 1540 673231
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (4 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
“duck” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Newtonmore PH20 1DA, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 251 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

6 of us ate here for dinner. We were staying in Kingussie which is not far. The waitress was very friendly and helpful. The food was delicious and it has a very extensive menu. The place ended up getting very full, so I would advise...More

Thank amanda w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A really superb place to eat. A local business that serves very good food with excellent service. The menu was interesting and freshly cooked. Scottish produce is used. We made an enquiry on Sunday and the chef remembered our enquiry 4 days later. The waitress...More

Thank petratucker
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Imaginative menu of freshly cooked Scottish fare which promised a lot. The food was well cooked and presented although the game terrine and venison steak were not as flavoursome as we had expected. When asked to serve ice cream with a dessert instead of cream,...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We ate here once last year on a quick trip and ate here twice more this trip! Always good food, fresh and what is locally available, used in creative ways. Some of the tastiest we had in Scotland. The staff was attentive (one woman-maybe the...More

1  Thank KEJI12
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Went in with the wife for lunch, waited to be seated. A gentleman eventually came and said he wasn't doing any lunches just now as he was stowed out. There was three tables with two people at each. So we left and went else where.

Thank foster1605
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Dinner for two was delicious: local produce, everything well cooked, very good service (and it was busy!), good wine list at sensible prices. Would certainly recommend.

1  Thank Ripleywood
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This restaurant was a the top end of pricing, and the bread served at first was hard and completely tasteless. The starters were good, but my Prawn cocktail the prawns were so cold they put my teeth on edge. The mains were average but we...More

Thank AJColeCheltenham
Reviewed 9 August 2017

If you are looking for a posh dinner out in the Kingussie/Newtonmore area this might be your best (only?) option. Certainly the menu is high end in terms of innovation and ingredients. Service was also friendly and professional. Execution was not perfect but the meal...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Nice place and nice food. Not much more I can say really. Was planning on having an Indian along the road until we saw this place and wasn't disappointed

1  Thank bkenny84
Reviewed 29 July 2017

We tried to go for a meal here on the Saturday however it was fully booked so we booked for the Sunday. The restaurant is small and friendly. We found the service to attentive if a little laid back. If you enjoy taking your time...More

1  Thank Bill M
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1 January 2017|
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Response from lemongras | Reviewed this property |
Hallo I am sorry I have no idea. But I would guess yes. I suggest that you check with them The letterbox is a great joice and I hope you will enjoy With best wishes Beat
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
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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