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RedPoppy Restaurant

Main Street | Ross-Shire, Strathpeffer IV14 9DE, Scotland
+44 1997 423332
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street | Ross-Shire, Strathpeffer IV14 9DE, Scotland
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Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

Having booked to stay at a local B&B, (Craigvar, which was amazing!) we were recommended to go for our evening meal in the Red Poppy and we were not disappointed! On arrival the restaurant we were greeted with a smile and made to feel welcome....More

6  Thank MsMacleod
Reviewed April 16, 2017

We booked an early evening meal before a concert. When I booked I mentioned one of the four of us is coeliac, just to check there were options for him. The staff were brilliant on arrival. Three of us were given homemade bread, and gluten...More

5  Thank Scott W
Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

Loving the new and more extensive menu....everyone in our party of 7 had a fantastic meal....thanks chef Nick and the team!😃

5  Thank Clarabelle1111
Reviewed April 13, 2017

A full dining room tells a story even out of season. But beware - no orders after a rather early 8.00pm. Food good, (ate there twice), service fine although a bit lacking in atmosphere - but don't let that put you off. The fresh food...More

3  Thank hoitiengeng
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Great attentive staff, menu quite varied and suits all tastes. Internal surroundings pleasant ,outside decor needs a bit of a splash of paint to reflect the good things going on inside the building. Nice selection of local beers available along with many other options available...More

4  Thank barryamackenzie
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

Decided to eat out as we weren't over keen on the hotel food where we were staying. So glad we chose Red Poppy! A warm welcome from the staff with friendly chat but not over intrusive. Tables are spaced nicely so no feeling of being...More

4  Thank LJR00
Reviewed April 6, 2017 via mobile

I have been in the red poppy several times, but just writing this review now. The standard of the food and the atmosphere is without doubt the best in the area, in my opinion. The portions are huge but they are always beautifully presented. They...More

5  Thank Bruar
Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

Went here as food in hotel we were staying at was very poor. Prices reasonable and quality of food we had was very good. Nice staff. Would come again and recommend.

3  Thank DMEM123
Reviewed March 22, 2017

I just wasn't expecting this level of food and service in Scotland. The food was so tasty I had prawn and monkfish curry and it was lovely. Really tasty and fresh. The menu was quite varied and would suit all tastes. But the clincher was...More

3  Thank teemoretraveler
Reviewed February 26, 2017

Visited one Friday evening in February. Seats about 40 persons and about 20 were taken during the evening. Very comfortable, friendly staff, and excellent service. Food was delicious, scallops, lamb and creme brulee. My wife enjoyed hers immensely too - prawns, venison and creme brulee....More

3  Thank donbinchture
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opening times are wrong. RedPoppy Restaurant's Opening Hours Tues – Saturday, 11.30am to 9.00pm. Sunday Lunch from 12.30 – 4.00pm. Closed on Mondays.  For restaurant bookings  please telephone : 01997 423332 
February 13, 2017|
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Response from Craigvar | Reviewed this property |
Hello I have checked with the restaurant and the hours on their website are currently correct. If Chuckles could be more specific I will try to resolve the matter. They do do outside catering so they may occasionally be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Ross-Shire, Strathpeffer IV14 9DE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Ross and Cromarty  >  Strathpeffer
  • Phone Number: +44 1997 423332
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RedPoppy Restaurant is an elegant restaurant situated on the main street in Strathpeffer. Featuring a varied evening menu with exciting dishes full of flavour, there is something for everyone. The evening menu changes regularly. RedPoppy Restaurant also offers a light lunch menu featuring the ever popular RedPoppy Club sandwich as well as customer favourites chicken fillets with sweet & sour sauce and macaroni with garlic bread. RedPoppy Restaurant will seat between 50 and 60 guests and is a light, airy space with amazing paintings by local artist Nicola Macdonell.