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Whistlestop Cafe

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12 High Street, Innerleithen EH44 6HA, Scotland
+44 1896 830374
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“soups” (9 reviews)
“scones” (8 reviews)
“cake” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
12 High Street, Innerleithen EH44 6HA, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a lovely local eaterie, offering great food at reasonable prices. The service is great as is the welcome!

Thank discrening
Reviewed 16 January 2018

I visited Whistlestop Café on many occasions when staying in Innerleithen. The décor is in line with the name of the café. I enjoyed great coffee and various dishes for lunch. Quality is the way I would describe the food and service from the girls....More

Thank Neil B
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Quaint cafe. Nice atmosphere and good menu. Unfortunately service was indifferent. Soup was tasty and cater well for kids. Would recommend.

Thank bohofun31125
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We stopped for coffee after a long cycle ride. Very friendly staff. Excellent coffee and the home made scones were delicious still warm from the oven.

Thank muttiekb
Reviewed 28 August 2017

There was a glorious smell of cooking wafting from the cafe so my friends and I ventured in. We weren't disappointed. Only had lattes and scones but they were both very more ish.

Thank jacquiejohnstone
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Excellent food, excellent service, clean, attractively and simply furnished. Highly recommended! The staff are delightful.

Thank bull0ch
Reviewed 25 June 2017

I visited this cafe while out on a motorcycle run with friends. Although I've nothing particularly 'bad' - as such - to say about this cafe, there were a few - let's say - perhaps 'less than adequate' points I should mention. Firstly, I ordered...More

2  Thank Daniele I
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Twice while in town stopped for coffee and some pudding. Nice friendly local place with good service tasty treats and low costs.

Thank Hockeybo
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Little outside area and waitress service for those with dogs. I had two dogs in toe and enjoyed a fantastic Americano and a super yummy slice of chocolate fudge cake very reasonably priced. I even treated myself to a second coffee it was that good....More

Thank emloue
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Called in for a light lunch. Ordered some lentil soup, very tasty, nourishing bowlful, accompanied by bread and butter.Seems popular with the locals for eat in and take outs.

Thank Lesley S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:30 - 04:30
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 High Street, Innerleithen EH44 6HA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Innerleithen
  • Phone Number: +44 1896 830374
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