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The Old Bakery

Mar Road | Ballater, Braemar AB35 5YW, Scotland
+44 1339 741415
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good24%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
29 Jun 2017
“Coffee was a let down”
2 Aug 2016
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Cafe, British, Scottish
Mar Road | Ballater, Braemar AB35 5YW, Scotland
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Reviewed 20 April 2015

My wife and i had cheese toastie and a bowl of chips with a pot of tea.It was very good value, lots to eat.!!! would reccomend it to anyone.(if anything the restaraunt is a bit small).

1  Thank peter955
Reviewed 7 April 2015

The Old Bakery is situated in the centre of Braemar, if you've never been to Braemar it's well worth a visit, The Queen of Great Britain has her summer house there and in August there are the Highland Games, however, my visit was on a...More

2  Thank Mariner500
Reviewed 7 January 2015

We stopped off in Braemar when we went for a drive around Aberdeenshire one of the days between Christmas and New Year. We went for a quck stroll around the village to work up an appetite before looking for a place to get something to...More

Thank TheEagleGuy
Reviewed 1 January 2015

Soup to die for - home made, crammed full of goodies and so tasty. Home made main courses and delicious cakes. The two ladies who run the Old Bakery are such a delight. Friendly and welcoming. I would recommend the Old Bakery for a lovely...More

2  Thank jacnken1
Reviewed 13 December 2014

Very good home cooking at its best. Always a friendly welcome when ever you visit. If you want the best filled sandwiches for your journey home see this lady you won't regret it they are the best.

2  Thank Ken W
Reviewed 3 December 2014 via mobile

Lovely greeting from the owners. Chicken broth was full of chicken 10/10. Homemade macaroni and chips was par excellence. Chilli burger was superb but would be better with chips rather than crisps. VERY REASONABLY PRICED. will be back again for sure. Best place I have...More

2  Thank sc0tlandg0lfer
Reviewed 26 October 2014

The ladies who run this wee restaurant were really friendly who spoke to us about the village and gave us as some ideas about walks we could go on

2  Thank Lynn S
Reviewed 2 August 2014

My husband and I ate here on our last day visiting Braemar. Wish we had found it earlier. We had one of their Highteas: tea and toast, main meal and cakes. All for £9.50. Our food was lovely and the staff, albeit were rushed off...More

2  Thank maz9458
Reviewed 1 July 2014

They weren't very happy that we just wanted coffee, so we felt a bit uncomfortable and bolted it down!More

Thank Penny C
Graeme M, Owner at The Old Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2014

As there is not much information in your review, I have taken time to ask the staff of any such incident.They can only remember one situation where the couple ordered one cup of coffee. A minute later the person with the coffee requested an empty...More

Reviewed 23 June 2014

Braemar at 7.00 p.m. on a Sunday offers few choices of places to eat cheaply. The Old Bakery answers the question. Service with a smile, great food and at a great price. Don't expect an extensive menu, fine wines and real ale - there are...More

2  Thank Stephen O
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26 May 2017|
Response from Lorraine J |
The old bakery closed last September sorry x
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$10
Cafe, British, Scottish
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mar Road | Ballater, Braemar AB35 5YW, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Braemar
  • Phone Number: +44 1339 741415
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A family run coffee house and restaurant servicing locally sourced ingredients for Traditional Scottish and Authentic Italian Cuisine.
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