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Castleton Farm Shop and Cafe

Fordoun, Laurencekirk AB30 1JX, Scotland
+44 1561 321155
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (122 reviews)
“strawberries” (27 reviews)
“baguette” (33 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 17:00 Hours
Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Fordoun, Laurencekirk AB30 1JX, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I bought a jar of a new jam from Castleton and the blueberries still had lots of very long stocks still attached. I also found a piece of fruit with something attached, which looked like a piece of plastic which had been boiled with the...More

Thank ArleneD69
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tasty goats cheese salad and super sized sweets, big enough to share. Well worth a visit. I had the goats cheese salad and strawberry tart. Service was very good and staff friendly. The fully stocked farm shop is worth a visit too.

Thank Jennythetwin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had my first ever lunch here on Friday and it won’t be the last. Steak baguette was amazing so good I could of ate a 2nd. Strawberry tart for desert was also superb. Staff were very friendly even moving us table because we looked a...More

Thank Colin C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great restaurant with wonderful waiting staff who are totally attendant at all times, Food is first class and the waiting time is really fast. Haddock is tremendous and you can have it any way you want. Visited with Canadian newly weds to show them around...More

Thank KemoSabay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had lunch at Castleton, using an ItIsOn voucher. The menu offering covered 3 good options for the main course and 2 for the sweets (both containing from-the-farm strawberries, of course!) Both courses were excellent in terms of quality, and had very generous portions sizes....More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife, my mother and I stopped at Castleton Farm Café for a bite to eat on our way home from a short break in Fife. My wife had visited before with her sister and recommended it. The café is of a good size and...More

Thank meekie
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for breakfast on the way to Glasgow. We both had tea which was good. My wife had the Ingram’s sausage roll, it had three sausages in the roll and I had the small breakfast which consisted of - bacon, sausage, tomato, egg, beans...More

Thank SAB5859
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

My friend and I had a lovely lunch the other day .. we only required a sandwich which was nice but I do feel the sandwiches are over priced I was over £20 for two drinks two sandwiches and 1 portion of onion rings. Onion...More

1  Thank Julie K
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Excellent menu, the food here is really good, not your kind of farm shop usual items, but really good, well cooked fresh products. They incorporate their own berries into a lot of products. Service was friendly and attentive.

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

What a lovey place to eat. We both loved our food. Best Cullen skink ever, you have to try it. Nice shop next to cafe with a range of food drinks and other items. Highly recommended.

Thank chris d
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fordoun, Laurencekirk AB30 1JX, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Laurencekirk
  • Phone Number: +44 1561 321155
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