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Dornoch Patisserie and Cafe

1 High Street | IV25 3SH, Dornoch IV25 3SH, Scotland
+44 1862 811148
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (41 reviews)
“cakes” (66 reviews)
“carrot cake” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1 High Street | IV25 3SH, Dornoch IV25 3SH, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 203 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just off the main road through Dornock it's worth stopping at a lovely and friendly local cafe with really good cafe' food. Trust me the Smocked salmon is really worth stopping for.!

Thank David A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hubby and I stopped by for lunch and had a delicious meal. I have to follow a gluten free diet and although there were no options with gluten free bread, I was able to enjoy a baked potato and salad. It was so nicely presented,...More

Thank Tina C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice selection of fresh foods and excellent cakes and puddings. Friendly service as well. Up-to-date decor .

Thank awwgmw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A real find. We had tasty paninis, good tea and coffee, and had to try the Jaffa cake ice cream, white chocolate and raspberry bread and butter pudding, and chocolate cake. Very friendly staff made it even better. Just great!

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Signposted from the road along Dornoch . Reasonably priced. Great for a quiet breakfast. Entered the cafe immediatley the lady greeted us good morning. Took a seat , table service. The lady offered me the wifi without asking! Lovely bacon roll and coffee. Would definitely...More

Thank Angela L
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Great place to eat food and have breakfast , lovely staff. Would go back ,cakes were absolutely amazing

Thank Susie w
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We ate here today. What can we say, everything was perfect. Delicious food, a fair variety of choices on the menu at reasonable prices and a display counter with cakes to die for in it. The service was A*, we would highly recommend this place....More

Thank hlb74
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Loved it in here. We went for lunch a few times during our weeks stay in Dornoch. The food is fresh, tasty and beautifully presented. The staff are friendly, welcoming, and the cafe is clean and bright. The cakes!!! My fav was the lemon cheesecake,...More

Thank Wasntmethistime
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Brilliant coffee delicious carrot cake what more do you need after a drive down from Bettyhill on a nice but rainy Saturday

Thank scotlasseng
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Whenever I visit Dornoch (which is twice a year) I always go to this coffee shop, because it is tremendous.

Thank Martin T
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Tina C
15 August 2017|
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Response from Martin T | Reviewed this property |
yes and they are beautiful
28 February 2017|
Response from stressymum13 | Reviewed this property |
To be honest I'm not sure I only visited it to eat but I'm sure they will let you know if you call them
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$11
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 High Street | IV25 3SH, Dornoch IV25 3SH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Caithness and Sutherland  >  Dornoch
  • Phone Number: +44 1862 811148
Great fresh homemade food.
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