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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Soups
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews lunch homemade jams soup sandwiches oatcakes bread fresh salad coleslaw ham carrot cake home made nice cafe great coffee long walk other customers the main street visiting dunkeld
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Reviewed 18 October 2020

The older woman that was at the counter wasn't the most welcoming but then the sign(for Halloween) did say the witch is in. However the girl that took our order was pleasant. Scone and shortbread were homemade and tasty but we would have had something...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 11 October 2020

Called in for lunch on spec while visiting Dunkeld, and we are glad we did. Covid precautions good, all staff wearing masks and conscious of social distancing. So we felt safe. I had the Soup of the Day, Courgette and Leek, with granary bread and...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 8 October 2020

We received a fairly unwelcome visit into this cafe with 2 members of staff both rude and behaved as if we were an inconvenience to them. They were both pretty abrupt and need to learn about customer service when potential customers enter their premises. Really...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 29 September 2020 via mobile

Came here for lunch on Sunday with hubby. It was buzzing. Our quiche and salad was really good. Chocolate cookie and carrot were both delicious and home made. However with the additional of two teas the bill came to just over £30. Quite expensive for...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 28 September 2020 via mobile

Decent cafe for lunch, although it is a tad expensive for what is essentially sandwiches, soups and cake. I had a the ploughman’s lunch and a scone, both of which i enjoyed. Service was excellent.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 28 September 2020 via mobile

I came in here a few times while I was in Dunkeld. It is a small menu but everything on it is fantastic. Mostly sandwiches but they were great. Staff were also fantastic couldnt be more helpful

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 21 September 2020

Scones to die for! Had a lovely afternoon tea here and staff very friendly. Lots of different home made jams to purchase as well. Definitely have to pay a visit.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 13 September 2020 via mobile

Overpriced. Good coffee, cakes were tasty but very small. Covid procedures were in place. The toilet appeared to be leaking. We reported it to the staff who were not overly concerned.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 13 September 2020 via mobile

On my third visit to Palmerston’s Cafe. It’s is lovely. The staff are friendly and inviting and the food is delicious.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 30 August 2020 via mobile

Visited Palmerstons for the first time yesterday and the scones and coffee were excellent. The blueberry and the spiced pear were full of fruit. The home made just was a fantastic accompaniment. The ladies were charming and very vigilant with cleanliness required for Covid. Will...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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  • Yes, Palmerston's Cafe offers takeaway services.

  • Yes, Palmerston's Cafe offers delivery services.

  • Palmerston's Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4