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The Filling Station

18A Kitchener Crescent, Longniddry EH32 0LR, Scotland
+44 1875 853525
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (8 reviews)
“baguette” (17 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
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Fast food, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
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18A Kitchener Crescent, Longniddry EH32 0LR, Scotland
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Reviewed 22 September 2018

Very fresh food, clearly on display and lots of variety! If you want a baguette this is your place should you be travelling to the east coast

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Wigit2016
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Just popped in to grab something for my lunch, and boy, was it worth it! I got a baguette, with chicken mayonnaise and bacon, and it was absolutely amazing. Baguette was soft, yet slightly crispy, but not crumbly, a more than generous portion of chicken...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jamesyboy67
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Wonderful hot and cold filled rolls and scones are to die for service is top marks friendly polite and Well managed. Clean and tidy shop and food area

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank LadyIreneWoods
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Great hot & cold food ranging from filled rolls & baguettes, burgers, baked potatoes, salad, soups & smoothies etc.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Nicola N
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

A lovely hidden gem . Stopped here to make up a picnic lunch for my family. All fillings baguettes freshly made and baked . Great service with a smile too :-) Would highly recommend jalapeño peppers with egg mayonnaise and ham topped with tomato. Also...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank gavinow
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

I must let you all know do not get tea to takeaway of the young guy Every time I order a takeaway tea it either has off milk in it a burst teabag or a split lid which means tea ends up scolding that's if...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank debbiemcs
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Visit this Sandwich shop now and again when passing. The breakfast rolls and delicatessen rolls are out of the world. Not cheap but that’s what you for. Certainly recommend. Tell your friends.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank ShaunDonaldson
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Can't fault the fiilling station. Food is of good quality, service is excellent and great value for your money. There is an extensive menu to chose from.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank davidbG6110ZQ
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Please train your staff. Unbelievably inefficient and slow. Also save the cleaning until after closing. Shame as the food is good. Why it shuts so early in the day when the coast is still busy is very strange

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank malc781
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

I am a regular at this shop when I visit the area, I had to order a beef baguette as they had ran out of ham. However, I got served first and got told to wait for the baguettes as they were cooking and two...More

Date of visit: April 2017
5  Thank westyorkshire_97
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18A Kitchener Crescent, Longniddry EH32 0LR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  East Lothian  >  Longniddry
  • Phone Number: +44 1875 853525
Description
This may not look too encouraging; opposite a station just near a roundabout and roadworks on the main road. But the queues out the door are a good clue. Go inside and you find a very attractive owner and 5 or six very attractive girls all working their socks off in what may very well be the world's best sandwich store. Actually , if you are on the way to one of the 10 golf courses between here and Gullane this is the perfect place to stop for your (very substantial) snacks. How does a place earn the title of 'World's Best"? Well , for a start there are about 30 mixes you can choose from. I went with Curried Chicken and Mango and added assorted salad (including fresh beetroot!) on cracked wheat bread for a perfect picnic sandwich. Our picnic was on one of the 4 or 5 great windswept beaches nearby. The Filling Station do lots of fairly solid home baking as well. They leave free samples on the counter to tempt you. I had an Apple Cinamon 'Rock' cake as well. All in all, well worthy of the detour. Suggestions? Would have loved a Scotch Egg or a fresh Sausage Roll as well!
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