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Kitchen Garden

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14 George Street, Oban PA34 5SB, Scotland
+44 1631 566332
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Cumbria, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Half our party had to catch the Glasgow train and took lunch with them from here, reported it excellent. The rest ate in the cafe and this too was very good, really superb chicken, mushroom soup. Good cakes also.

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1 Thank furness5
Hamilton, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Cannot comment on the delicatessen part of the premises although it looks interesting but the upstairs cafe is excellent. It must be as all the times we visited it was very busy. The home made soups are superb. A very comfortable atmosphere and,weather excepted,a real continental feel to the premises. Service always prompt and friendly.

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1 Thank SouterJohn
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times now and the food in the cafe upstairs has always been lovely. Great service too! The deli downstairs is perfecting for picking up locally made foods (from nearby islands etc) and gifts!

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1 Thank GabrielleTod
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

When in Oban, we always go here. Small cafe up the stairs and a nice deli and shop downstairs, always presented well and a good range of products, a favourite.

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1 Thank Tullibardine_13
Scotland, United Kingdom
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213 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Had a day trip to Oban, found the Kitchen Garden. Had coffee and a delicious cheese scone. The cafe is above the deli and very busy, always a good sign. Service was prompt and friendly and we would certainly go back. The deli is superb and has a great cheese section - not to be missed!

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1 Thank Keith F
Laurinburg, North Carolina
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

I absolutely adore this shop! I visit every time I come over from America! I love the wide range of cheese and antipasto. Perfect stop to collect items for a picnic! I will be sure to stop in next summer on my visit!

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1 Thank Ryan D
Aberdeenshire Scotland
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

The food shop has a huge array of deli food and all things delicious. The staff were attentive and friendly. We weren't so impressed with the coffee shop though. The staff seemed to be less helpful and a little distant. The drinks were okay and cakes average. Probably wouldn't go there for coffee again but definately visit the food shop.

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1 Thank LyndaKenny
Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Very popular with visitors and locals alike Lovely atmosphere , Good range of food and drinks, very helpful and and at tentative staff, well worth a visit

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1 Thank lizsmith292017
Greenock, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Disappointed to see that in the vast array of products there was no bbq sauce.......perhaps we were just unlucky but I would have expected this to be in stock.

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Bucks County, PA
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61 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Lively shop with an amazing selection of cheeses, candy, tea, and other food items. Upstairs there is a cafe with wonderful coffees, teas, and light food items. Do not miss the gingerbread.

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1 Thank hutch08

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 George Street, Oban PA34 5SB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Oban
  • Phone Number: +44 1631 566332
Description
The Kitchen Garden is a busy delicatessen and coffee shop. Our licensed coffee shop is located on a mezzanine floor which overlooks the delicatessen below. We offer freshly prepared, local, simple meals and can be busy during peak times. With regret we do not have lift access to the coffee shop but wheelchairs and buggies can be left in the deli, where the staff will keep an eye. Our deli is well stocked with several thousand lines from Scotland and beyond, with an emphasis on Scottish cheeses and whiskies.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?