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International Starters - CLOSED

Alt Na Craig Hotel 131 Grampian Road, Aviemore PH22 1RL, Scotland
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
11 Jul 2015
“Really great place to eat :-) ”
2 Jul 2015
“Light and bright”
Restaurant Hours
All hours
CUISINES
International, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Alt Na Craig Hotel 131 Grampian Road, Aviemore PH22 1RL, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 117 reviews

Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

We have visited several times over the last few years and we absolutely love it! Perfect place to keep the whole family happy and even the fussiest of eaters will find something to suit them. The concept is that whatever you order is served in...More

Thank Scotsholly
Reviewed 2 July 2015

This restaurant has changed since it opened. It is more into full meals as opposed to its wide selection of starter dishes. That said it is still a fresh and clean place to dine in. The staff are pleasant and efficient. An average priced place...More

Thank Gordon G
Reviewed 6 June 2015

Not at all what International Starters used to be about - a sort of tasty world-sourced tapas selection. This became a mediocre restaurant with strange opening hours and has now closed to be a Guest House.

1  Thank ScotRoutes
Reviewed 12 April 2015

Looking forward to celebrate sons 21st Birthday with family and friends including renowned food as part of celebration. Disappointed to discover a week before we travelled that they no longer serve evening meals. Unfortunately now just a relatively expensive B&B albeit cooked breakfast was very...More

1  Thank John D
Reviewed 22 March 2015

I am giving this a 3 star rating but could sway between 3-4 as some food was really nice & some average. WE decided to have the tapas style starters for dinner rather than main courses. Sadly the place was virtually empty & the décor...More

Thank DebbienGlasgow
Reviewed 10 March 2015

At the start of a week's holiday in Aviemore Scotland, it was a miserable wet cold night and we were looking for somewhere to have dinner. From the outside "International Starters" or "IS" looked slightly odd however we were delighted to have a lovely good...More

Thank Jan A
Reviewed 5 March 2015

From the outside this has a completely different image from inside ! It seemed light and casual intimate cafe style but at the back is a large dark dining room. Not very busy, but a few families in. Service was ok and menu had some...More

Thank Archimum
Reviewed 22 February 2015

Strange atmosphere, not exactly cosy & welcoming. Food not bad but maybe they offer a few too many dishes!!!!

2  Thank Victoria B
Reviewed 19 February 2015 via mobile

We went with our 2 kids for the 2 course meal for £11.95,it was 5 star, the food was delicious and presented beautifully,I had the chilli pot ,fantastic ,well worth ,the best ever, highly recommend

1  Thank lisa r
Jamie C, Manager at International Starters, responded to this review

Thank you very much. Glad you all enjoyed it ;)

Reviewed 23 January 2015 via mobile

Lovely meal. Fist time for me at an IS restaurant. Thoroughly enjoyed everything I had and so did my companions. We shared most of the dishes so got to sample loads. We're the only people in the place which was a surprise considering how good...More

Thank AllyRobb
Jamie C, Manager at International Starters, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review. We're very glad you and your companions enjoyed your visit and your meal. We look forward to seeing you again sometime :)

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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alt Na Craig Hotel 131 Grampian Road, Aviemore PH22 1RL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Badenoch and Strathspey  >  Aviemore
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