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Glencoe Cafe

Lorn Drive | Glencoe Village, Ballachulish PH49 4HP, Scotland
+44 1855 811168
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (101 reviews)
“soup” (83 reviews)
“cake” (46 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
Lorn Drive | Glencoe Village, Ballachulish PH49 4HP, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 675 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for lunch on our scenic drive from Glasgow. The food is simple, home made style but taste great. Cozy little place that really radiates warmth in the cold & windy wet afternoon. Really a must if you happen to pass thru GlencoeMore

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank heliana_ea
glencoecafe, Owner at Glencoe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your amazing review and kind comments about our cafe. We are really pleased that we were able to spread some warmth to you on a bit of a wet and windy day. We hope you will be able to visit us again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came in after walking around the lochan and really enjoyed our visit. We ordered food and drink which came promptly. The cafe has lots of little nice touches, e.g. a sand timer for your tea to diffuse and a pin map on the wall...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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glencoecafe, Owner at Glencoe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your fantastic review. We are really delighted that you enjoyed your visit to our cafe. We will be very happy to pass your kind comments on to the relevant member of staff you mentioned.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have now visited this cafe on a few occasions whilst out walking in the area. The food is superb (amazing home made soups and scones!) but the service is also great with really friendly staff. Would not hesitate to recommend and will certainly be...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AngelaCuthbert
glencoecafe, Owner at Glencoe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Angela for your superb review. We are delighted that you enjoyed our homemade soup and scones. We look forward to hopefully seeing you on your next visit and thanks again for kind words.

Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

After a great walk up the Pap of Glencoe, a fine cuppa after.......Sign said open 10am - 4pm. We arrived soon after 3.30pm, told we stop taking orders at 3.30pm Seats piled up on tables. We weren’t asking for a 3 course meal. Scotland at...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RichtAberdeenshire
glencoecafe, Owner at Glencoe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2018

Wrong premises reviewed? Hi, I think you may have reviewed the wrong premises as you said that the chairs were all up on the tables. In Glencoe Cafe we cannot stack chairs on the tables as they fall off due to the shape and balance...More

Reviewed 29 November 2018

When my cousin and I attended this cafe it was majorly just because it had decent Google reviews... they were earned! Friendly staff seriously make this cafe the best. Our waiter was great, and he has a friendly and homely nature which extended to the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Nyoi-1
glencoecafe, Owner at Glencoe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2018

Thank you very much for your great review. We really appreciate your wonderful comments. It's great to get such good feedback. Thanks again

Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

Stopped on our way home and was very impressed. From the outside the cafe does not look much but great food and service. We had a range of sausages and bacon sandwiches and great coffee. Also took away some cake for later. Will come back...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Shoequeen346
glencoecafe, Owner at Glencoe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2018

Thank you for your brilliant review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your breakfast and hopefully you also enjoyed your cakes. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

We’ve just stopped on this place on our way to Skye, I don’t have words to describe how good the sweet potato soup was !! I’m our way back to Glasgow we remember the place and need to stop again as it was so calm...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank IvanS2539
glencoecafe, Owner at Glencoe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2018

Thank you very much for your great review. It's great to hear that you remembered us and came back again. We hope you had a great time on the Isle of Skye. It's a beautiful place.

Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

Amazing find Staff are friendly and atmosphere warm and welcoming. Great coffee and fantastic soup enjoyed so much went back on our way home from holiday. Jude West Calder

Date of visit: November 2018
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glencoecafe, Owner at Glencoe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2018

Thank you very much for the fantastic review Jude. It's always great to see new customers doing a return visit. We hope you had a great holiday and you had a pleasant journey home.

Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

Sanctuary from the cold. The atmospere is warm and inviting. Bacon rolls with plenty bacon . Cheese scones to sell your soul for. And birds feeding from perspex ckear feeders attached to the actual window with a bird picture guide on the table detailing what...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Cunextuesday
glencoecafe, Owner at Glencoe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Thank you very much for your terrific review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit to our cafe and enjoyed our food and watching the little birds at our windows. The Glencoe Lochan is a fantastic spot for a walk in any weather. We...More

Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

A very A very nice little cafe in the centre of the village. It was very busy but the staff were very welcoming and helped us find a table a soon as they could.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Steve N
glencoecafe, Owner at Glencoe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to give us such a great review Steve. We are really pleased that we managed to get you a table on what sounded like a busy day. We hope you will be able to visit us again...More

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mrsbsouthend
15 July 2018|
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Response from glencoecafe | Property representative |
Hi, Yes we do have gluten free cakes available, normally 2 or 3 from our selection and we have GF options on our menu for lunch. Last winter we were open 7 days a week through the winter but we will be making a decision on... More
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ericaxch
27 February 2017|
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Response from glencoecafe | Property representative |
Hi, While you are in Glencoe, you may find the What's On page of our local tourism site to be of use. The information can be found by Googling Discover Glencoe I hope this is of use to you. Alan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$14
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 16:00
Monday
10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 16:00
Thursday
09:00 - 16:00
Friday
10:00 - 16:00
Saturday
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lorn Drive | Glencoe Village, Ballachulish PH49 4HP, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Glencoe  >  Ballachulish
  • Phone Number: +44 1855 811168
  • E-mail
Description
A warm welcome awaits you at Glencoe Cafe, the coffee shop in the quiet village of Glencoe. Along with a welcoming smile, we offer you - -quality coffee, roasted in Scotland -loose leaf tea, imported by our Scottish suppliers who also grow their own tea in Scotland! -delicious lunchtime snacks and breakfasts -fresh home baking including our terrific scones -a glass of wine or beer with your lunch -FREE WIFI -a range of selected gifts, books and maps We look forward to seeing you soon
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