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Glen Avon Hotel

The Square, Tomintoul, Scotland
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Ranked #2 of 4 restaurants in Tomintoul
Cuisines: British
Most recent review
- Apr 11, 2014
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English first
Paisley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014 NEW

We didn't stay in the hotel but we did stop by for an afternoon drink and returned for an evening meal. The place was busy yet that didn't effect the service! Best Mac and Cheese I have had in a long time!

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Dunfermlie
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

We ate in the bar when staying in a hotel nearby. We had a very reasonably priced and enjoyable evening meal. We sat on big leather couches in front of an open fire. We felt like it was home from home.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014 via mobile

Just had Sunday lunch which was very good indeed and very reasonably priced, no real ales on but Guiness was superb will be back.Thank You.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

We were staying nearby & went into bar to eatch the boxing on TV as our hotel did not have Sky. After smelling the food, we decided to have a meal. Plenty choice & reasonably priced. Portions huge & very very tastey. Service was great & very friendly staff. Highly recommend

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

We had dinner here 3 out of the 5 nights we were in Tomintoul on a ski break. The kids kept wanting to go back for more. Staff were very nice and accommodating (including a gluten-free request) and the we enjoyed watching the Sochi Olympics on the telly, playing pool and darts... nice warm fire in the winter...

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

fantastic rooms, food and atmosphere. excellent highly recommended cant wait to return. thank you for a wonderful teenage friendly stay

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highland, scotland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Family of four. Great meal and service. Went to the Richmond hotel the evening before and the meal was awful. With only two hotels to choose from for food, I would defo recommend Glen Avon. No frills, but friendly, attentive service and food much better quality, presented and tastier than hotel across the road.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

We weren't staying at the hotel but dropped in for an evening meal. Lovely fresh homemade food and great value. Would definately recommend!

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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

Not knowing the area we had poped in for an evening meal --food ok but the staff attitude to us was poor -maybe it was because we were from southern England but boy oh boy did this place lack people skills --needless to say we left no tip and said we would not return .

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Sunderland, England, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

Visited this pub thrice during my trip to the Highlands. Great selection of drinks and good bar service. However the food/waitering service was terrible. My friend had ordered macaroni & cheese twice during two of our visits & on every occasion his food arrived late. On both occasions the whole table had nearly finished their meals before he even touched... More

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