We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


US$83 - US$99
European, Scottish, British, Contemporary
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
View all details
meals, features

MICHELIN Guide's Point of View

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...
Read more on MICHELIN Guide
The MICHELIN Plate: Good cooking
Comfortable restaurant
Reviews (149)
Filter reviews
139 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Traveller rating
Show reviews that mention
All reviews tasting menu lamb amuse bouche souffle quail seafood michelin star fine dining front of house red squirrels wine flight scottish restaurant far north every aspect first class both nights amazing food
Selected filters
Updating list...
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
The Cross at Kingussie
256 reviews
.00 miles away
Duke of Gordon Hotel
661 reviews
.20 miles away
The Star Hotel
241 reviews
.22 miles away
McInnes House Hotel
178 reviews
.28 miles away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
McInnes Restaurant
159 reviews
.29 miles away
Cafe Bistro
123 reviews
.24 miles away
The Tipsy Laird
484 reviews
.24 miles away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
Scottish Rock & Water
91 reviews
.15 miles away
Highland Horse Fun Kingussie
80 reviews
.36 miles away
Ruthven Barracks
268 reviews
.95 miles away
Kingussie Golf Club
31 reviews
.37 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Restaurant at The Cross staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing
Frequently Asked Questions about The Restaurant at The Cross
    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