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The Gallery Cafe and Chef Shop

) #2 of 2 Coffee & Tea in Tarbert #6 of 14 Places to Eat in Tarbert ££ - £££ Cafe, British,
Harbour Street, Tarbert, Scotland
+44 1880 820090
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (17 reviews)
“cakes” (22 reviews)
“soup” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Soups
££ - £££
Harbour Street, Tarbert, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

Stopped for some lunch which was lovely and served very quickly. Looked at a few cafes on route but this one was worthwhile visiting with very friendly staff who made you feel welcome.

Thank Cosyastoast
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Magic ambience in quaint village a Ferry ride from Portavadie.... made very welcome excellent freshly baked scones and coffee cake washed down with terrific cappuccino..... the best coffee shop in town .... loved it ........

Thank Kao2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose this cafe for a mid afternoon coffee because it had a nice interior and appeared popular. It was very warm when we walked in which was nice on a cold day. We both ordered flat whites which are GBP2.70 each and are supposed...More

Thank avidtraveller195
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Newly refurbished as a trendy bar (with a selection of Scottish artisan gins) and restaurant, this was a surprise to find in sleepy old and charmingly delightful Tarbert. The only trouble was that we were only interested in a light snack and at 6:00PM this...More

Thank normalguy2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited here three times during our ten days in Tarbert! Lyn and her good man were friendly and welcoming and this added to good tea and cakes made it a place worth visiting!

Thank ColonelMonty
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

What a lovely trendy friendly cafe 😊coffee was delicious and the Chocolate Marmalade Cake was divine...yummy! Great Art and Kitchen stuff on sale too!

Thank maggiegy
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Warm friendly atmosphere with comfy sofas. The food is excellent - paninis and baked potatoes plus home-made cakes. And you can buy kitchen accessories too.

Thank jenny C
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Dropped in for a light lunch this saturday and once again a good experience. Great quality snacks, soups, good coffee and a good selection of home made baking makes this nice wee very clean, relaxed atmosphere and well serviced cafe a must visit. Handy for...More

Thank Kenny P
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

You have to walk a bit further towards the headland away from the main shopping/restaurant area, but it's well worth the trek. Quaint and homely with great staff and good food. Thoroughly recommend!

Thank Kate R
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Genuine homemade soups, scones and cakes, haggis pannini is worth trying in a warm friendly atmosphere with comfy sofas. Next door to lovely art, antique and gift shops with parking right outside.

Thank Yvonne N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, British, Scottish, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harbour Street, Tarbert, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Kintyre Peninsula  >  Tarbert
  • Phone Number: +44 1880 820090
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