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Ben Lora Cafe

$$ - $$$Cafe, British,
Benderloch, Oban PA37 1QP, Scotland
+44 1631 720296
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“scones” (26 reviews)
“pizza” (21 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Benderloch, Oban PA37 1QP, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Pizza was simply the best we've ever had. Staff were super friendly too, but that pizza mmmmmm. Will be a regular for my whole family every time we are in the area, better than some of the best pizzerias in London, don't let the small...More

Thank Ogek e
Reviewed 2 August 2017

I had a mixed leaf salad (just a few bits of greenery priced at £4.20) with chicken mayonnaise (barely a table spoon of chicken) and a little bit of tomato and cucumber at my request to make the salad more interesting. The amount of food...More

1  Thank Wyllie2014
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Tried the stone baked take away pizzas for the first time. Gorgeous!! Highly recommend a visit as they also offer really yummy cakes!

Thank Heidi H
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this cafe while on holiday in nearby Connel. Wow! What a find. On our first afternoon visit we had an ice cream float (haven't had this for years but it was just as good as we remembered!), yummy tiffin & coffee. We saw...More

Thank Elliemel
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We have us d this cafe several times encounter to Oban. The service and food are excellent. The coffee and scones are exceptional. This place is clearly used a lot by locals which is always a good sign. Highly recommended.

Thank Letzdrive
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Stopped here for a spot of lunch. Good food, prompt service and all at a very reasonable price. Good range of books

Thank Gavin H
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Visited here for a welcome break on a damp day. The staff were very friendly and helpful efficiently serving pots of tea and lovely scones. The menu is wide ranging from baguettes to toasties and keenly priced. If you are in the area in the...More

Thank SAS12345
Reviewed 2 July 2017

First visit and a great find. It's almost like eating in a library. We opted for a sandwich and smoked mackerel pate. Tuna baguette was well filled and tasty. Shame they don't have brown bread options. The star was the pate which was accompanied by...More

Thank J F
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

The cafe is roughly half way round one of our regular walks and naturally it would be rude not to call in. We have visited regularly stopping by for either a quick cuppa or a bite to eat or ever so occasionally a piece of...More

Thank davidrhall1234
Reviewed 24 June 2017

...and had some of their home made shortbread with our tea -yummy. Friendly staff. Obviously popular. Interesting knickknacks / souvenirs. I bought a quite impressive mug decorated with a highland cow

Thank GeeWizzz
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Benderloch, Oban PA37 1QP, Scotland (Formerly ben lora cafe)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Oban
  • Phone Number: +44 1631 720296
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