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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%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (143 reviews)
“cakes” (119 reviews)
“victoria sponge” (15 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 17:00All 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 22 May 2016 via mobile

Delicious and fresh food. Comfortable room with rainforest shower head, control over heating and excellent bed. Cafe and room modern with Scottish flair. Convenient to castles, touring route and buses.

Thank Gertrudebetina
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We were greeted by friendly staff the moment we walked in and the service was excellent throughout. I ordered something on the menu that I had never heard of but involved black pudding, egg and hollandaise sauce and absolutely loved it. I recommend this Café...More

3  Thank delmohawk
Reviewed 17 May 2016

We stayed at the Brambles and had a great breakfast every morning and often bought a scone or other pastry to go for a snack. Their Scottish breakfast was good, the Scottish eggs Benedict was one of the best according to my husband and my...More

1  Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Just passing through Inveraray on the way to Oban. Glad we stopped great little town served by a wonderful Café. Good value, good coffee and plenty of choice for an indulgent coffee stop with cake. Friendly service - no hesitation in recommending.

Thank jim01253
Reviewed 15 May 2016

A wet trip was brightened by breakfast in this warm and inviting cafe. The eggs benedict were just lovely and everything was piping hot, well presented and delivered promptly. It was a shame to have to brave the rain again!

Thank happytravellady
Reviewed 12 May 2016

Breakfast choice and quality very good. Tea and scones with cake was very good. Excellent service, very helpful and prompt.

Thank Niknak57
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

We where staying in a local hotel for the weekend and whilst having a walk up the main street we happened to notice the nice home baking in the window. We returned the following afternoon and where pleasantly surprised dogs where welcome. We sat in...More

Thank HP D
Reviewed 10 May 2016

This is the sort of place where the staff look at you, but don't look at you - if you know what I mean...! We were trying to get someone's attention for a long time. Meantime, because of the shortage of cafes etc., in Inveraray,...More

1  Thank EtoileSanderstead
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

I've stopped and eaten here several times. I've had breakfast, lunch, snacks and coffees at various times of the year. I always find the service and food to be great.

Thank Harveyhannah
Reviewed 8 May 2016

had lovely scones and clotted cream with a cup of coffee, staff very attentive and nice homely atmosphere

Thank ShropshireTravelgeek
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Jennifer C
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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$19
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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