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Royal Burgh Cafe

Main Street West, Inveraray PA32 8TU, Scotland
+44 1499 302323
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (36 reviews)
“fish and chips” (29 reviews)
“baked potato” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Scottish, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street West, Inveraray PA32 8TU, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

Called and enjoyed a coffee and lovely home made scone with cream and jam. Excellent. Clean and friendly. We will be back to try a meal next time

1  Thank grumpyoldman354
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Use to stop here quite a few years ago and they serve lovely big flaky fish this is no longer the case. Fish is small and basic, staff were very polite and nice. Overall not as good as it used to be and slightly overpriced...More

Thank 124hughie
julie t, General Manager at Royal Burgh Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you 124hugie for taking the time to review. We appreciate your custom. We sell Haddock fresh not frozen or Cod depending on the season. In high season we also have smoked haddock. All fresh fish cooked to order. This has been the fish sold...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited the Royal Burgh Cafe with my partner as we were visiting Inveraray. The place was clean and looked friendly enough so we decided to stop in for a quick sandwich. The waitress was friendly but didn’t seem to want to be there -...More

2  Thank Alison M
julie t, Owner at Royal Burgh Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I think your review doesn't reflect the true picture of our restaurant, food & customer service. We pride ourself on good affordable fresh food & because we are a family run buisness we want all our customers to feel comfortable, relaxed & enjoy there food...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

stopped here for lunch on my last visit to the area and although almost put off by the uninviting entrance was glad that I did. I therefore returned this time and enjoyed a plain but satisfactory lunch which was decent value. The service was patchy...More

Thank Frank S
julie t, Owner at Royal Burgh Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I'm glad you returned to enjoy your lunch. Customer's often compliment on the freshly painted decor & the cleanliness of the toilets. The restraunt is much bigger than imagined from the outside. We are a Bisto/cafe with an Italian/Scottish menu. We can't be compared to...More

Reviewed 10 December 2017

Went in with no expectations, just wanting to have some Pizzas, as it was prominently written outside. We were told no pizzas on the menu that day, that left us little confused. Anyhow, we ordered Spicy Burger Meal and we really liked it. Spice level...More

Thank CeePeeEm
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Walked in off the street, had no expectations. The staff were warm & welcoming. The food, just what was needed. The Cullen skink was like a huge warming gastro cuddle. Exactly what was needed.

2  Thank Jo W
Reviewed 15 October 2017

I stopped off in Inverayray for lunch whilst on a west highlands Loch and Castles tour. The Royal Burgh Cafe is a quaint little cafe on main street. I went in for lunch. I had the Royal triple which is haggis and black pudding in...More

Thank Timothy B
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We stopped in Inveraray on our way from our overnight stop to our destination of Portsonachan, as Inveraray is one of the area's tourist centres. Having done the tourist attractions we checked out the places available for lunch, and opted for the Royal Burgh Café,...More

Thank David O
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here after a nice morning walk. A busy place with tour bus visitors. Service was a bit slow, but food was good. We had pizza. A suggestion would be to have a set menu for tour bus groups to help speed up...More

Thank peter c
julie t, Manager at Royal Burgh Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Dear peter c Thanks for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed your food in our busy restaurant. I'm sorry you felt our service was slow and you had a charge for tap water. This was a mistake as we don't normally charge for water so...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017

Visited here end of last week for coffee. Staff very pleasant and coffee quality good but unfortunately was only lukewarm.More

julie t, Manager at Royal Burgh Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Dear WOLFACHMAN I'm sorry your coffee was lukewarm. We never have a problem with our coffee so I hope you mentioned it to our staff as we would happily have made you another. I'm happy you enjoyed the quality of our Coffee as it is...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street West, Inveraray PA32 8TU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Inveraray
  • Phone Number: +44 1499 302323
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