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Brambles Cafe & Bistro

Brambles Main Street West, Inveraray PA32 8TU, Scotland
+44 1499 302252
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (147 reviews)
“cakes” (122 reviews)
“victoria sponge” (15 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 17:00 Hours
Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Brambles Main Street West, Inveraray PA32 8TU, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

On a coach tour of Scotland and called in on Inverary. Looking for somewhere to escape from the cold and damp, we were fortunate to find Brambles. An excellent for coffeee or light lunch.

Thank 321terry
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always stop here for tea and cake or a bite to eat when passing through. Staff are very helpful even when we were the annoying diners that turn up 5 minutes before they stop serving.

Thank Calum M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food and a pleasant experience with very friendly staff. Some of the best home baking I have ever tasted would return and recommend . An ideal treat after a good walk

Thank Neil R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here after a walk. Very pleasant welcoming atmosphere. Lovely freshly cooked food. Great coffee.

Thank MrsSimpy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've stayed here a couple of times when we've been in Inveraray and I would definitely recommend it. They have lovely stylish rooms and breakfast is served in their cafe which is delicious. Their home made cakes are to die for as well.

Thank jenimacg
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Stopped off here on the way, and on the way back from a short break on Gigha. So good on the way there that we just had to stop on the way back. The Smoked Haddock Chowder (Cullen Skink?) was made to order and was...More

Thank Ramsay S
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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Popped in for coffee and stayed to hear The Clash on radio. Bit disappointed in caramel shortcake, not as good as I remember.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Been here a few times for soups & sandwiches which has always been good. Latest visit for breakfast wasn't as good. I wasn't feeling great and wanted boiled egg on toast, I was told I couldn't have boiled only poached... I know it's almost the...More

Thank alexclare2
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere, fantastic banoffee pie. Rich flavoursome coffee. Lovely staff. Would highly recommend to small or large groups.

Thank leannenewt
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stopped in yesterday for lunch. The place was very crowded (always a good sign) but we found a table and were served straight away. We both had the soup, which was absolutely fantastic and came out quickly. I couldn't fault the...More

Thank robinsmithculross
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Jennifer C
15 August 2016|
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Response from Karen P | Reviewed this property |
yes I am sure I saw gluten free options on the menu. I cannot tell you what they were but I am sure I saw them. Enjoy your stay at Inveraray
13 June 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:30 - 16:00
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: Brambles Main Street West, Inveraray PA32 8TU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Inveraray
  • Phone Number: +44 1499 302252
  • E-mail
The first thing that you'll notice when you walk in will be the homely and inviting atmosphere, the second will be the very subtle aroma of beautiful local produce. Modern and traditional cuisine made using the best of local produce, served in a charming Scottish restaurant with a warming atmosphere. Informality is the order of the day at Brambles - we create a relaxed dining atmosphere to make all our patrons feel comfortable and at ease - combined with our friendly and efficient serving staff we know you will enjoy the dining experience as much as you will the food.
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