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Deli, Cafe, British, Scottish
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 14 December 2020

I have been shopping in this pleasant shop/ cafe each week since lockdown measures have made town and supermarket shopping less attractive. One of the encouraging features is that most of the items sold are locally or Scottish sourced. On finding a bobble hat with...More

Date of visit: December 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 7 November 2020

I visit the Smiddy Express most days the service and food is first class Ian the Canadian Chef is so accomodating he gives first class service and always has time for you nothing is a problem when he is on shift one of the best...More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 4 November 2020

The service and personal touch with this busy farm shop type eatery is lacking from the commanding prices in place, I had the quiche late in the afternoon and had to ask for sugar, for my coffee and also salt, pepper and sauces for my...More

Date of visit: November 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 30 October 2020

Stopped off to get some dugs and a burger (and chips) at nighttime. Excellent friendly service and the food was very tasty.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 28 October 2020

We have had the pleasure of supplying Blair Drummond Smiddy Farm Shop with a state of the art Franke Coffee Machine for their customers to enjoy all the speciality drinks made from freshly ground beans. With FoamMaster technology and steam wand they can provided drinks...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 25 October 2020

We've been a fan of the Smiddy for a few years now. At the moment we're not the most comfortable sitting inside at restaurants or cafes so we thought we would try out the Smiddy's outdoor food truck. The food is amazing and well-priced and...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 15 October 2020

Came across here whilst travelling through. Went for lunch. The male staff member who attended to us was superb, very polite and genuinely interested . Chatted about the fact it was our 30th wedding anniversary , and when the waitress came to take our order...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 25 September 2020

We stopped on our way to Fort William and got some lovely food for the caravan while we were away. There's a good range of products to choose from as well as gf and df options too.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 22 September 2020

We love the shop here and have also enjoyed the restaurant food. However, contrary to what others have said, the COVID routine needs improvement. Staff and customers enter and leave through the same narrow door. Customers eating outside have to go inside to the counter...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 12 September 2020

First time here since lock down. Impressed by their excellent covid measures and will go again unless banned! Breakfast was the full cooked one and it was a meal for the day a real feast. Service could be said to be a bit slow but...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Excursion15199562090
18 February 2020|
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Response from dfeehan | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, sorry I don't work for the shop I am only a regular customer. I would guess you could easily fit 50 people in their dining room and within that price. You might give them a call, their cafe seems to be quite busy... More
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megang275
10 September 2019|
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Response from DaisyP451 | Property representative |
Yes, we welcome dogs in the cafe. Just come through the cafe door, rather than through the shop.
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370keithl
19 January 2017|
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Response from Bigdisapointed | Reviewed this property |
I think you've asked the wrong person I don't own the place,I'm just a customer.. :+)
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Frequently Asked Questions about Blair Drummond Smiddy
    Does Blair Drummond Smiddy offer takeaway?
    Yes, Blair Drummond Smiddy offers takeaway services.
    Does Blair Drummond Smiddy offer delivery?
    Yes, Blair Drummond Smiddy offers delivery services.
    How is Blair Drummond Smiddy rated?
    Blair Drummond Smiddy is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4