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Reviewed 30 September 2020

Came here for a sandwich and cake. Bread was mouldy and the sponge cake was clearly shop bought (probably Co op own brand) deserves third place on “Come dine with me” owner seemed unwelcoming when we arrived, was very mean to her staff. Don’t waste...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 27 July 2020 via mobile

Brought my 93 year old Gran through to Helensburgh for her birthday after she’d been stuck in the house for 4 months due to lockdown. We got afternoon tea and even though restrictions meant it was takeaway, the staff went above and beyond in giving...More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 27 July 2020

If you have a wheat gluten or dairy or diabetic diagnoses this coffee shop won't cater for such punter. Beware to not ask as it's not on the menu at all..More

Date of visit: September 2019
Morag49, Owner at Craigard Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2020

Not sure if you are reviewing the place you think you are ,as we cater for Gluten intolerant, sugar intolerance, dairy intolerance and most other intolerances except coeliac . We are too small and as a Bakery, have flour spores in the sir and on...More

Reviewed 17 July 2020

Thank you to all the team for a fantastic afternoon tea. After being let down by a hotel that I won't name, the Craigard pulled out all the stops and delivered to my door the most delicious afternoon tea. It was beautifully presented and consisted...More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 1 February 2020 via mobile

Stumbled upon this tea room whilst looking for a warm up after a blustery stroll on the Sea front at Helensburgh. There was a very large and varied menu. I think even the fussiest of customers would struggle to find something to their taste, and...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Morag49, Owner at Craigard Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2020

Hi there thankyou for your kind review. I am not sure if it was myself working the day you visited but if it was, the kitchen area is a very busy place and where we do all the baking that you saw in display in...More

Reviewed 3 January 2020

I'm not into Indian food and don't do hot spicy although my other half loves it. So its always an issue for me finding something that I'm actually going to enjoy. I have never seen a waiter\owner? so enthusiastic about his food. He described how...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed 18 December 2019

Visited for Coffee and had a scone which was a delight so lights ,and in reply to previous I did notice there were no prices on specials board but were available on request wether that is legal in Scotland not sure but might be worth...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed 15 December 2019

Was in helensburghfor a visit and decided we would visit the nice tearoom that we went too last time we were there. Arrived at 3.30 to be told by a man we only serving teas and coffees. We said that’s fine. Then teenager sitting at...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed 3 December 2019 via mobile

Went in for lunch today ,as always couldn't find fault , homemade cheeseburger was delicious and the homemade meringues best I've ever had , very friendly staff, 10/10 , recommend very very highly x

Date of visit: December 2019
Morag49, Owner at Craigard Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2019

Aw what a lovely review and lovely pictures. We like to start them young in our wee Tearoom. What a well behaved and chatty ,happy wee boy you have. We welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 2 December 2019

We were in this restaurant today, to have a relaxed meal. My wife ordered Fish & Chips from "specials" board and I asked for macaroni with salad from menu, with a side order of chips, I was told that there was also a Mediterranean pasta...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Morag49, Owner at Craigard Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2019

Thankyou for taking the time to review our prices at Craigard. I am glad you have complained about our prices ,as it gives me an opportunity to respond to the abusive and intimidating behaviour that myself and staff were subjected to you. To complain aggressively...More

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Frequently Asked Questions about Craigard Tearoom

  • Yes, Craigard Tearoom offers takeaway services.

  • Yes, Craigard Tearoom offers delivery services.

  • Craigard Tearoom is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4