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Ralia Cafe

A9 at Newtonmoore, Newtonmore PH20 1BD, Scotland
+44 1540 670066
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“sandwiches” (49 reviews)
“soup” (27 reviews)
“bacon sandwich” (12 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
A9 at Newtonmoore, Newtonmore PH20 1BD, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here on a snowy day for a hot drink and something to eat. Friendly polite staff and lovely views. Homemade sandwiches looked awesome. Will make this a regular stop on our frequent journeys between central Scotland and the far north.

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very tasty leek and tattie soup and bacon sandwiches. Surrounded by snow clad hills. Free wifi. Great walks for our dog Bonnie. Great coffee too. Ideal place to stop between Inverness and Perth

Thank BillToria F
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Situated in a service area just off the A9 this cafe had two home made soups on offer. Thai chicken sounded nice but I opted for the Leek and potato which did not disappoint. An additional point of note I would make is that they...More

Thank Brian7392
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped for lunch, upstairs into a circular area with not bad view and rustic feel. Found the price a little high for the basic choices. Don't think I will be back as not quite my thing.

Thank foster1605
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Made a quick stop here enroute south for a bowl of soup and was not disappointed. Lovely homemade soup and fresh sandwiches. Would def stop here again!

Thank PianoGill
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Stop here on way up and down to/from Inverness. They do vegan options; spinach and chickpea soup is fabulous. Good soya milk coffees too.

Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Handy for stopping close to the A9 if you aren’t able to go into any of the villages along the road. We stop there when heading up to Inverness, as we travel with friends, good place for a bite to eat and a catch up...More

Thank mack55
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Visited this cafe for a coffee when the wheel fell off our car on the A9 on our way to boat of garten for a weeks holiday, service and coffee were both fabulous topped by how nice and extremely helpful the owner of the cafe...More

Thank andrearQ1340EP
Reviewed 5 February 2018

we always stop at Ralia its the ideal place for us going to the highlands. the food is always excellent and freshly made. lovely raised dining area to see the surrounding mountains and the wildlife, especially the birds!

Thank 12,121,874
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Ralia is ideally situated when you have to drive between Inverness and Perth and you suddenly realise you are too hungry to hang on til later.. And dropping in somewhere else is going to take you too far off road etc etc.. We dashed in...More

Thank DEH65
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Ziggy O
1 July 2015|
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Response from Elodie M | Reviewed this property |
Hello, this is a lovely cafe on the A9 serving nice food coffee, snacks and lunches with a wee gift shop next to it....no pool as far as i could see...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: A9 at Newtonmoore, Newtonmore PH20 1BD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Badenoch and Strathspey  >  Newtonmore
  • Phone Number: +44 1540 670066
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Cafe situated on the A9 offering a range of freshly made sandwiches, soup, snacks and freshly ground coffee and tea.
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