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Dawyck Cafe

Stobo, Peebles, Scotland
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (15 reviews)
“quiche” (8 reviews)
“scones” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Stobo, Peebles, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely lunch of Quiche( Halloumi Feta and red pepper) with potatoe salad coleslaw and salad follwed by sticky toffee pudding and apple pie both with ice cream . Nice view over the gardens .

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although been to the gardens before I'd never had lunch here. However it was noon & pouring with rain . Great lunch .warm homemade quiche & salad. Good coffee & a reasonable choice of cakes suitable for different food tolerance. Also what a garden to...More

1  Thank Steven N
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

The smell of freshly cooked bacon rolls tempted us in after walking around the gardens. Cafe has a lovely setting at the edge of the botanic gardens, with a large glass wall to watch the birds. There is a nice selection of food with some...More

1  Thank 0-Norrie-0
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Worth a visit when you have walked around the gardens. Staff helpful and efficient. Nice venue but slightly expensive.

1  Thank Jim D
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Came to see the botanic garden but stopped in for a coffee at the cafe first. I'm used to finding associated cafes in these places a bit dire but what a surprisingly nice cafe. Had a beautifully subtle flavour ginger and lemon scone with a...More

1  Thank Pippa P
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Situated within Dawyck Botanical Gardens, this cafe offers good food, limited menu at reasonable prices. we enjoyed lunch and afternoon tea, finding the service good on both occassions. Can get busy at lunchtime.

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 3 June 2017

This is a badly designed cafe with little room in front or behind the ordering/service area. It was not excessively busy when we visited but the queues were ridiculous. People were cluttering up the till waiting for their coffees, preventing the next customers from even...More

Thank Hamish F
Reviewed 1 June 2017

The cafe has a friendly atmosphere. The staff is helpful. There is outside seating. The menu is limited but mainly from local producers. It was very tasty. Look out for Tim Stead chairs, they are very interesting and beautiful.

Thank myopinion70
Reviewed 11 May 2017

We had lunch here before visiting the garden and really enjoyed our sandwiches. Prices were reasonable. The food was freshly made to order. And the view was great! We will return.

1  Thank METAL1
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We dropped in for lunch recently as we do reasonably often after a wander around the garden. Service was a bit slow as a new member of staff tried to cope with the lunchtime rush but fortunately most people in this location are not in...More

1  Thank Rantin rover
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stobo, Peebles, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Peebles
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