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“Excellent high tea”

The Quaich - Cafe and Snack Bar
Ranked #2 of 11 Restaurants in Fochabers
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$1 - US$11
Cuisines: British
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Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Description: The Quaich Cafe offer delicious home made food in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.Our adaptable menu offer a variety of home made dishes created using fresh and locally sourced produce. With options ranging from hearty breakfasts, appetizing lunch, relaxing "Coffee and Cake" to enjoyable evening dinner. We also provide variety of Gluten Free dishes.
Reviewed 10 May 2014

Visited today for a high tea , good plain, well cooked supper menu with excellent cakes to finish off ( which you get offered to take away if you cannot finish them)
Will return and recommend to others

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Reviewed 31 March 2014

On a recent visit we decided to have a salad as the other owners salad were the best ever. What a disappointment this visit was. We waited 30 mins for our salad to arrive and it was the most disgusting thing ive ever seen. Pile of lettuce in middle of plate and 3 halfs of tomatoes no cucumber or any other salad food but she threw olives and dried tomatoes on plate.If a place can fail on a salad its time to give up

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PamelaM123, Owner at The Quaich - Cafe and Snack Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2014

Thank You for your review.We are sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy our version of salad for which we have a lot of compliments from our returning customers.We notice that you were not entirely honest with your review regarding the ingredients of the salad.For the record all our salad comes with ingredients such as:fresh lettuce, cherry tomatoes, coleslaw, marinated olives, pickled beets, pickled onions, sun dried tomatoes, capers,mango chutney, homemade bread and of course the main ingredients of your choice such as tuna mayonnaise, ham, prawns Marie rose and so on. Previous owner had his own take on salad as we have our own.We hope you will come again to try something else from our menu more suitable for your taste.

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Reviewed 24 February 2014

First visit with friends for Sunday breakfast. Food cooked to order, no kept hot for eternity food here. There were a number of us all served together so we could eat together - revolutionary! Hot, tasty, friendly service, good atmosphere and great value. We'll be back soon.

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Reviewed 7 November 2013

First visit with new owners. Some slight differences in layout and furniture, but the welcome was just as warm as ever and the food was fine.

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Reviewed 29 August 2013

The Quaich - Cafe and Snack Bar had been recommended to us by friends, and we took the short drive from Elgin to Fochabers..(A lovely village, now the A96 by- passes it ) to see for ourselves. This was my wee treat, as i was traveling offshore, and this was my last day at home.

Very helpful and attentive staff made us feel welcome and well looked after, the moment we entered the Cafe.
Our drinks were with us promptly, and the food, upon arrival, delivered by the chef himself, was very well presented, piping hot, beautifully garnished with noticeably fresh salad & homemade coleslaw.

They were quite busy when we were in, but kept up with everyone's individual needs excellently , had it not been so busy, i would have been thanking every member of staff individually, for a job well done, and creating such a cozy atmosphere, and "Focal Point" within Fochabers.

All very reasonably priced too, for an excellent food offer.

Well done all, we will be back again soon, and will spread the word to more friends.

Brian & Gwen Mitchell

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