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Platform 22

Open Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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A lovely wee café

My first visit to this delightful little café, even though it has apparently been there for 14... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2018
richardatbelair51
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
via mobile
Good Food, great hosts

After a long day of trailing about the countryside me and mum were hungry, and decided to call in... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
cyrusb
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Arbroath, United Kingdom
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Platform 22 is a family run pottery gallery, featuring our own pottery by ceramicist Emma Pattullo and a licenced coffee house in the pretty Deeside village of Torphins. Recently we have become a micro-brewery making small batches of real ales...more
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Platform 22 Station Road, Torphins AB31 4JF, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

My first visit to this delightful little café, even though it has apparently been there for 14 years! Lovely welcome, excellent coffee and home-made plum and cinnamon scone made for a welcome rest halfway through my bike ride. coffee and home-made plum and cinnamon scone...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

After a long day of trailing about the countryside me and mum were hungry, and decided to call in to Platform 22 for a late lunch. The lunch was lovely and the service was great, friendly without being over-bearing. Gluten-free Pitta bread was available on...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

I have called in to Platform 22 several times this year while cycling through Torphins. We are always made welcome, the coffee is good and the cakes delightful. Their selection of beers are pretty good too, even the non-alcoholic ones! Nice and cosy in winter,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank The_4Ns
Reviewed 11 May 2018

100% welcoming especially with our dog Rosie. Very personable service with fantastic coffee and delicious selection of cakes, scones and items. Extremely dog friendly. Thank you we will be sure to return.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Probably one of the best lunches we’ve had for some time. Really friendly welcome. So nice to have owners with such enthusiasm for the food they create. If we were local we would visit all the time!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Sarah7677
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Warm welcome, very personal service which was quick, efficient and very friendly. Food full of flavour and somewhat exotic. Delicious! Great coffees and sweets. Well worth a visit, but as it is tiny, do make a booking! Packed when we were there, with people waiting,...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank philippe v
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Back for our annual visit and Mya makes herself at home. Always a friendly welcome and we were remembered, or was that Mya lol. This is a must visit, make sure you visit if you are anywhere near Torphins.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank philhalliwell
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Best scone in the Northeast? If not, it's very close.... Went in during a 60 miles cycle and had the sultana and oat scone with clotted cream and jam along with an Americano. Definitely need to go back for lunch some time as the menu...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank stoneyloon
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Very small cafe in Torphins. The cakes were quite nice. The milkshakes were just ok. Coffee was fine but too hot. Service friendly. The best thing is the home brewed beer which was susprisingly very good.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Dave1408
Reviewed 12 July 2017

My daughter and I had a delicious lunch here today and the service and coffee were outstanding. Lovely eclectic menu and nice bohemian decor. I highly recommend Platform 22.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Platform22, Owner at Platform 22, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Thank you Elizabeth so much for such a wonderful review and recommendation. I'm thrilled you enjoyed your lunch and look forward to seeing again soon.

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