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Loch Arthur

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What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
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Updated 03/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 03/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service, Gift Cards Available
Reviews (283)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely place for lunch! Tucked at the back of the very well stocked shop, the cafe has lots of seating both inside and out. Lovely menu with daily specials all cooked to order from local ingredients. We had the chicken and asparagus soup,...More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Adventure67691894135, General Manager at Loch Arthur, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for such a lovely review which I have shared with the team here. We look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 10 June 2021 via mobile

Soo glad I’d found a link to local produce and shopping in the visit Scotland website as this farm shop / cafe in Beeswing was mentioned so we headed there after Sweethart Abbey and glad we did. Had to wait 10 mins for table which...More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 4 June 2021 via mobile

We stopped off here for lunch and some food shopping. It is a popular place so expect some queuing. Everything is cooked fresh and is home made and as you would expect very tasty and reasonably priced. The staff are friendly and efficient and service...More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 28 May 2021

We were warmly welcomed on a wet and chilly day, service was polite, efficient and friendly throughout our visit. Covid guidelines are taken very seriously and appear to have become second nature. We both opted for savoury scones which were delicious and served with a...More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 8 November 2020

The first time we went I had a hummus sandwich with soup, the second time I had the hummus sandwich. Their GD & DF bread is delicious. We took a couple of loaves away and my husband who eats everything scoffed it too. The staff...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 17 October 2020 via mobile

This cafe and shop sells wonderful largely organic produce. It is well organised and you are made to feel safe with the arrangements that they have in place for reducing the risk of spread of the virus. The menu us supplemented by the daily specials....More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 9 October 2020

I dropped in here recently for a tea and some cake with my elderly mother. There are several parking spaces for less able customers close to the entrance so that was welcome and I know from a previous visit that the disabled toilet is spacious...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Adventure67691894135, General Manager at Loch Arthur, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2020

Thank you, that's a lovely review. We look forward to welcoming you back again.

Reviewed 1 October 2020

We love this place. We were coming on holiday to Galloway and I'd seen it as a possible farm shop for supplies. But it was also suggested by the people running our holiday cottage. So we made a point of stopping before we got to...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Adventure67691894135, General Manager at Loch Arthur, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2020

It is so wonderful to read reviews like this, thank you, and to be able to share it with our team is really encouraging. It is especially heartwarming to know that you took the time to talk with staff and find out what this place...More

Reviewed 30 September 2020 via mobile

First - Well done for your covid 19 - a nice system in place. Food wise - Poor to say the least. Beef sandwich - the beef was cut so thin it was nearly transparent and a poor serving for the price. I have been...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Adventure67691894135, General Manager at Loch Arthur, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2020

Thanks for taking the time to write a review after your visit yesterday, I'm really pleased to read that you felt safe with all the measures we've put in place to protect customers, staff and our Community of adults with learning disabilities here at Loch...More

Reviewed 31 August 2020

Went to this wonderful gem of a farm shop and cafe twice during our recent holiday near New Abbey. The food was amazing, plenty of variety and wonderful combinations of ingredients and flavours. The cafe staff were dashing around like whirling dervishes taking orders, serving...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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landscape17
16 September 2019|
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Response from Adventure67691894135 | Property representative |
Thanks for getting in touch, I'm really sorry but we don't serve wine in the cafe during the day.
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20 July 2016|
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Frequently Asked Questions about Loch Arthur

Yes, Loch Arthur offers takeaway services.

Yes, Loch Arthur offers delivery services.

Yes, Loch Arthur is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

Loch Arthur is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5