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Glencoe Cafe

Lorn Drive | Glencoe Village, Ballachulish PH49 4HP, Scotland
+44 1855 811168
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (95 reviews)
“soup” (76 reviews)
“cake” (43 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
Lorn Drive | Glencoe Village, Ballachulish PH49 4HP, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 658 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We stopped in to grab some coffee before heading back out on our road trip, but instead of taking it to-go, we decided to sit down and enjoy the cafe. We ended up staying there for about an hour. There's a little shop area to...More

Thank ddizio
glencoecafe, Owner at Glencoe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you very much for your great review and your wonderful comments. We hope you enjoy the rest of your road trip.

Reviewed 4 days ago

The perfect place to lunch after hiking Glencoe Lochan and exploring the charming Glencoe Village. The broccoli and cauliflower soup was delicious and the service was very friendly.

Thank debechenique
glencoecafe, Owner at Glencoe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your fantastic review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit to our cafe and also really pleased that you had the pleasure of walking round the lovely Glencoe Lochan.

Reviewed 5 days ago

My fiance and I stopped here for lunch on our way home from Skye. The food was delicious! Lovely sandwiches and cakes. The staff were very friendly and had a really nice gift shop in the restaurant area. Loved the bird feeders too as you...More

Thank CRichards1991
glencoecafe, Owner at Glencoe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you very much for your fantastic review. We are delighted that you enjoyed our cafe and our birds and we also hope you enjoyed your time on the lovely Isle of Skye

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped again when passing through Glencoe and once again had a lovely light lunch. The service was very friendly and efficient. Both soup choices were vegetarian which is really nice to see. I had the carrot cumin and lentil soup, my husband the tomato and...More

Thank magsmac
glencoecafe, Owner at Glencoe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your great review and kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We chose to eat here on the basis of TripAdvisor reviews and were not disappointed. It has a slighty old-fashioned ambience and the service was friendly. We each enjoyed delicious carrot and ginger soup and a savoury chive and herb scone. There is also a...More

Thank Bartonbears
glencoecafe, Owner at Glencoe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your great review. We are really pleased that you especially enjoyed our soup and cheese scone and hope you enjoyed your holiday in Scotland.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

popped in for quick lunch cant fault it, everything fresh and tasty wife,s soup & scone was excellent !! BLT was prtty good too

Thank Al1021
glencoecafe, Owner at Glencoe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your superb review. We hope you enjoyed your visit to Glencoe. The scenery is becoming even more stunning now that the leaves are starting to change colour.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This quaint small café is located in the Glencoe area and offers good home cooked fare and soups. Seating is limited but does offer both indoor and outside seating with lots of native birds being attracted by various bird feeders. The main meals are good...More

Thank PhilthetravellerXI
glencoecafe, Owner at Glencoe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our cafe but I must say I am a bit stunned at your comments. Service is normally very quick but when very busy can obviously be a bit slower but "terribly slow" seems overly harsh. On occasions...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very popular - great coffee and nice cake - nothing negative to say - service good - you will enjoy it.

Thank Keith T
glencoecafe, Owner at Glencoe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Keith for the great review. Glad you enjoyed the coffee and cake.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had to wait a good 15 minutes for a table ,the cafe was very busy but worth the wait for the excellent cheese scones.Im sure if this little tearoom was twice the size it would surely be full. A mixture of sofas and regular tables...More

Thank GillyC1000
glencoecafe, Owner at Glencoe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your fantastic review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit to our cafe so much and hope you also enjoyed the wonderful area of Glencoe.

Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

A homey cafe with a pleasant buzz. Couches, high tables and beautiful birds feeding next to the windows. Food is tasty and staff friendly.

Thank Laurel K
glencoecafe, Owner at Glencoe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Thanks very much for your great review Laurel. Your comments are greatly appreciated.

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mrsbsouthend
15 July 2018|
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Response from glencoecafe | Property representative |
Hi, Yes we do have gluten free cakes available, normally 2 or 3 from our selection and we have GF options on our menu for lunch. Last winter we were open 7 days a week through the winter but we will be making a decision on... More
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ericating
27 February 2017|
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Response from glencoecafe | Property representative |
Hi, While you are in Glencoe, you may find the What's On page of our local tourism site to be of use. The information can be found by Googling Discover Glencoe I hope this is of use to you. Alan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$14
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lorn Drive | Glencoe Village, Ballachulish PH49 4HP, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Glencoe  >  Ballachulish
  • Phone Number: +44 1855 811168
  • E-mail
Description
A warm welcome awaits you at Glencoe Cafe, the coffee shop in the quiet village of Glencoe. Along with a welcoming smile, we offer you - -quality coffee, roasted in Scotland -loose leaf tea, imported by our Scottish suppliers who also grow their own tea in Scotland! -delicious lunchtime snacks and breakfasts -fresh home baking including our terrific scones -a glass of wine or beer with your lunch -FREE WIFI -a range of selected gifts, books and maps We look forward to seeing you soon
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