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US$83 - US$99
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European, Scottish, British, Contemporary
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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19C tweed mill in four acres of wooded grounds. Enjoy drinks on the terrace or in the first floor lounge then head to the dining room with its low beam...
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Comfortable restaurant
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Reviewed 1 December 2020 via mobile

The Cross is a wee gem in the village of Kingussie. We had a truly lovely weekend staying here. From our arrival to departure everything was first class and Derek & Celia were the perfect hosts. The food was amazing, fantastic cooked breakfast with homemade...More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 2 November 2020

Our evening meals were, simply put, superb and very impressive, particularly given the Covid environment we are all living in. I have done the Michelin Starred Restaurant experience on several occasions and know what excellence is; therefore I hope my comments are qualified. Each course...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 5 September 2020 via mobile

We had seafood, lamb, risotto, goat's cheese, and souffle. The menu is short but I would have been more than happy to eat anything from it. One of us was vegetarian and they had their own menu and loved their choices. There were also plenty...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 31 August 2020

Wonderful fine dining, food was delicious and staff were friendly. Only negative is that I felt the place lacked ambience.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 16 August 2020

Delicious tasting menu showcasing all the beautifully seasonal highlights from Scotland's bountiful larder. Wonderful ingredients, treated well and beautifully presented with friendly and attentive service. Faultless dining experience ... loved it!

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 30 July 2020 via mobile

Fabulous tasting menu experience. Made better by being the first fine dining since lockdown eased. The food is simply excellent both in quality and value. The restaurant is well spaced and tables are therefore nicely distanced. The photos of the food really do speak for...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 22 July 2020

amazing food, local produce used, great selection, hard to believe you are sitting in a small Scottish restaurant

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 5 February 2020 via mobile

We had booked here a few months ago and , due to illness, had to cancel but we were delighted that they could add that night onto this two night (now three) New Year stay. The owners are very friendly and warmly welcomed us with...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 29 September 2019

A gorgeous restaurant built in a converted tweed mill. Dinner, presided over by the owners who were friendly, knowledgable but pleasantly relaxed, was sensational - as was the wine list. A great local beer to start off and then an amazing Sauvingnon blanc. The starters...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed 29 August 2019

When staying for one night at The Cross Kingussie we had a pleasurable aperitif with pre dinner snacks and opted for the 6 course tasting menu with wine flight accompaniment. The tasting plate of duck was an interesting dish to start with, this was followed...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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    How is The Restaurant at The Cross rated?
    The Restaurant at The Cross is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4