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The Potting Shed - CLOSED

84 Kingussie High Street, Kingussie, Scotland
+44 1540 651287
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good20%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (43 reviews)
“red squirrels” (11 reviews)
“tea coffee” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
84 Kingussie High Street, Kingussie, Scotland
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

I've heard that the cakes here are amazing. Sadly we went at 4pm on a busy Saturday and the shelves were almost empty. What was left would not have been our usual choices - there was too much cream. In fairness they brought out a...More

Thank JenkinsFamily_11
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Great place to watch the red squirrels and all the birds while enjoying a tea/coffee and their amazing out of this world cakes, luckily for me I go every week when it's open from March to Nov you really need to visit the gorgeous place...More

Thank gailbourne65
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Very homely tearoom with a selection of delicious, freshly made cakes. A fantastic view over the garden with lots of feeders for birds. We saw our very first red squirrel there. A lovely spot in a beautiful area. We will come back again!!

Thank sjaan2010
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Get a coffee, buy a slice of cake and sit and watch the birds and red squirrels! What a delight. Oh and ofcourse its a plant nusery!

Thank Doughnut-Jimmy
Reviewed 2 June 2016

hidden secret. lovely proper plant nursery that just grows plants, wonderful location, fabulous cakes watching red squireels , woodpeckers and assorted finches and tits right outside window, this is bird watching par exellence

Thank Triciamw
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Visited with a couple of friends and had an excellent coffee and wonderful cake from a tremendous selection. Extra bonus was being able to view lots of interesting birds and red squirrels from an area to side of café. Also a well stocked garden centre...More

Thank Mickey M
Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

Go, eat amazing cake, sit in Observatory, be amazed. Birds and squirrels everywhere. Caffetier coffee or tea only hot options but no matter when you taste cake. Lots of gluten free options for coeliacs.

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 9 August 2015

The Potting Shed was recommended by a golfing friend and we liked it very much. Gorgeous cakes, all home made, with fresh cream, or without, and gluten free cakes too. We had a pot of tea in china cups with cake - I had cherry...More

Thank Nixador
Reviewed 11 April 2015

When our B&B hosts suggested stopping for a bite of cake and tea if we had time after our hiking around Loch Eilien, we said well, okay, maybe. It did not seem like a priority at the time-more like a nice idea if it works...More

Thank CXs3
Reviewed 17 July 2014

Wandered around looking for this cafe. Asked in the local shop and were told it had closed. It has been replaced by a sweet shop. Really disappointed.

Thank Bolgey
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  • Address: 84 Kingussie High Street, Kingussie, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Badenoch and Strathspey  >  Kingussie
  • Phone Number: +44 1540 651287
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