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Explorer Cafe

££ - £££Cafe, British,
Myrtlefield Retail Park, Aviemore PH22 1RH, Scotland
+44 1479 258179
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
5 days ago
“Excellent facilities”
2 weeks ago
“Breakfast”
Closed Now
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Contemporary, Scottish
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
Myrtlefield Retail Park, Aviemore PH22 1RH, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I came here alone with my 2 children (2 and 8) on a Sunday afternoon, pretty hungover and ratty from the night before. I was looking for somewhere with coffee, warmth and somewhere the children could play. I was not disappointed! There is a small...More

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank Claire B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two of us had a walk round the shop then we went up to the explorer cafe and had a couple of bacon rolls and two coffees great tasty rolls filled with plenty good quality bacon and great coffee from the Inverness coffee company staff...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Saab123456
explorercafe, Manager at Explorer Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review, i am so glad that you enjoyed your experience with us and i hope we can welcome you back very soon :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here for breakfast and was not disappointed. The greeting and service from the staff was warm and welcoming. The food was varied and all to a great and well presented. The atmosphere was nice and quiet with most just sitt8ng enjoying the fabulous views....More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Heather E
explorercafe, Manager at Explorer Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review and im so glad you enjoyed your breakfast with us. I hope we can welcome you again if you are back in Aviemore. :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this cafe puts all the others to shame. also a free soft play for toddlers. crockery, cutlery all great quality. food looked excellent. This is a new cafe on the new retail park top end of aviemore. breath of fresh air compared to the other...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank susanshiers29
explorercafe, Manager at Explorer Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow thank you so much for a lovely review i am so glad that you enjoyed your time with us. I hope to see you back soon :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tried the cafe in the new Tiso store, Both the cafe and store look fantastic. The cafe staff were really nice and the burger was delicious. Great to have a new option in the town that sometimes feels like it lacks a lot of good...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank ACP0987
explorercafe, Manager at Explorer Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for such a great review, our burgers are definitely showing to be one of our most popular dishes on the menu! I hope we can welcome you back soon, maybe you will manage a pint this time!! :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came in for a nosey, much bigger than expected. Had soup sandwich combo and wasn't disappointed, lovely fresh bread, generous filling and tasty soup. Love the views of mountains from Windows.

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank mchaggiz
explorercafe, Manager at Explorer Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, i am so pleased that you enjoyed your experience with us and i hope we can welcome you back very soon :)

Reviewed 17 October 2018

We visit Abie,ore on a regular basis and have been waiting for Tiso to open for months. Thought we would combine a walk round a Tiso with a spot of Lunch. Wrong decision. Ordered our food and drinks and it didn’t seem very organised. Got...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Kevin M
explorercafe, Manager at Explorer Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. As we are a relatively new business, we have come across a few teething issues which have now been successfully resolved. I do apologise that your experience was not what we adhere to deliver...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Tried to go for lunch here but ended up with a bag of crisps. Total lack of menus except one that every single customer seems to have to fight for at the till making the till ques exceedingly long. “For soup of the day please...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank r6j9m3
explorercafe, Manager at Explorer Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. We are a relatively new business and have come across some teething problems which we have now been successfully resolved. Including in this is the children's menu which has proved very popular. I hope...More

Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Needed out of my four walls to do some studying away from the washing ironing and pets. Had lovely coffee and lovely breakfast muffin with soft buttery scrambled eggs, bacon and, at my request, spinach. The coffee was great, the cafe was light and airy,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Susan L
explorercafe, Manager at Explorer Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the taking time to leave us a review. I am so glad that you enjoyed your time with us and i hope we can welcome you back again soon :)

Reviewed 29 September 2018

Had coffee and roll.Was lovely and fresh,and the coffee was beautiful! Nice and clean as well.Brilliant little place

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Julie K
explorercafe, Manager at Explorer Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, thanks very much for taking the time to write us a review. I am so glad that you enjoyed your experience with us and I hope that i can welcome you back very soon :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Contemporary, Scottish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 18:00
Monday
09:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 19:00
Thursday
09:00 - 20:00
Friday
09:00 - 20:00
Saturday
09:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Myrtlefield Retail Park, Aviemore PH22 1RH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Badenoch and Strathspey  >  Aviemore
  • Phone Number: +44 1479 258179
  • E-mail
Description
Located upstairs inside the Tiso Outdoor Experience store Explorer Cafe enjoys commanding views of the Cairngorms. Open 7 days we offer a range of tasty treats and a daily menu of freshly prepared meals made by hand on the premises. From a locally roasted coffee to dishes prepared from some of the Highland's finest ingredients we offer quality food in an informal setting.
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