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Letterbox Restaurant

Main Street, Newtonmore PH20 1DA, Scotland
+44 1540 673231
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“scallops” (4 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
“duck” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Main Street, Newtonmore PH20 1DA, Scotland
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11 - 20 of 269 reviews

Reviewed 5 April 2018

We booked a table after reading the recommendations in the visitors book at our accommodation in Newtonmore. I am pleased to say they reviews were accurate. The meal we had was a delight. The young lady serving was charming and friendly and we couldn't have...More

1  Thank b0bhayne
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We are a family group of 6 adults. We had booked in advance which was important as the restaurant was full. The food was first class. The waiting time was evidence the food was cooked to order and gave us time to relax and chat....More

Thank Anne C
Reviewed 30 March 2018

We stopped off at Newtonmore as a rest during a long drive to Edinburgh from John o’groats. We stumbled accross the letterbox and weren’t disappointed. There was a warm welcome and wonderful atmosphere. The choice was fantastic and the quality of the food showed that...More

Thank Sam W
Reviewed 3 January 2018

8 of us ate in the Letterbox on New Year's Day and had a great experience. Fantastic, locally sourced food, with excellent service and conversation from the owners. The restaurant is small and cosy and has a lovely atmosphere. Definitely worth a return visit next...More

Thank DanBiddle
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

An owner, chef and waiter in one person. Amazing Scottish dining experience in a cozy interior. We've visited it on the New Year's Day and won't forget about it. Try Cullen Skink soup and salmon. ;) Everything's fresh, you won't go wrong.

Thank Dominika K
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went to the letterbox last week and it was Amazing. We both had fish for starter and main and it was quite simply to die for, the portions were so big I had to take my dessert home in a doggy...More

1  Thank Crubenbeg
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Very quiet when we dropped in during December (out of season) but the restaurant retains a friendly and welcoming atmosphere and offers a great selection of locally-sourced food. Enjoyed some pheasant for main course. All 3 courses cooked and presented well and delivered with friendly...More

Thank GlasgowTourist
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Loved the freshly cooked food. Great menu with so much choice. Staff were very attentive and we felt thoroughly spoilt. Thank you !

1  Thank Elsa S
Reviewed 6 October 2017

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 28 September 2017

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

2  Thank petratucker
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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

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