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“Great new restaurant & bar in Aviemore”
Review of Ben Macduis Inn - CLOSED

Ben Macduis Inn
Price range: US$9 - US$26
Cuisines: Bar, British, Scottish, Pub
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Restaurant details
Good for: Child-friendly, Groups
Dining options: After-hours, Dinner, Lunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Brunch, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Description: Family friendly restaurant/bar serving a wide range of Scottish dishes prepared daily on the premises using the best of Scottish produce,Our chefs are very flexible and more than willing to accommodate any request.
Edinburgh
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Great new restaurant & bar in Aviemore”
Reviewed 7 May 2013

Delighted to discover a new restaurant in Aviemore and one with great food & service! The portions were excellent and the specials board complimented the menu. It was a challenging selecting! We were pleased to see live music as well. Fingers crossed that it's still there when we return next year!

  • Visited May 2013
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Thank Chismouse
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English first
Durham, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Best beer in town...”
Reviewed 6 May 2013

Didn't manage to fit in a meal at Ben Mac's, but the beer selection was great, with the best poured pint of Stag all week. Barman was very friendly and helpful. Look forward to returning for a meal next time we are up. (*We spoke to another family on holiday who said it was far and away the best food in town.)

Visited May 2013
Helpful?
Thank Dave R
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Tranent, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
“new bar needs time”
Reviewed 16 April 2013

went in just for a drink to what used to be a decent indian restaurant. it is nicely done inside and has lots of booths good for parties of 4-10 people. it was very quiet when we went in but i think it could be good on a busier night. good range of drinks

Visited April 2013
Helpful?
Thank elsamike9
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Aviemore, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Aviemore is better for having this new venue.”
Reviewed 14 April 2013

Outstanding bitter from the local brewery, very good food, very good service, good atmosphere and an excellent view of Craigellachie from the restaurant.
We have been visiting Aviemore for 30 years and eating in numerous places. It is pleasing to find a new place where the management and staff are working hard to be successful.

  • Visited April 2013
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Thank IanCCorner
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Huntly, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Great beer and good service”
Reviewed 13 April 2013

Excellent beer. Three Cairngorm brewery real ales on tap. Excellent service. This is a new pub but it is certainly looking like it will become an excellent place for food and drink in Aviemore.

  • Visited April 2013
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Thank benlexie
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