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Secret Tea Garden

Tigh na Bruach | Tigh na Bruach, Drumbeg IV27 4NW, Scotland
+44 1571 833263
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“cake” (41 reviews)
“scones” (19 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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$$ - $$$
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Tigh na Bruach | Tigh na Bruach, Drumbeg IV27 4NW, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

Visited here on our North Coast trip after reading about it on Trip Advisor. This is a cute little place that is a candle shop (home made candles, soaps etc) and then out the back you can sit and order cake & coffee. Loved the...More

Thank Sun_Holi
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Having visted previously before our children were born. We thought it was time we took them here. Once again this little place was perfect even if it was pooring with rain. After a light lunch of cakes and sandwiches my wife decided a new candle...More

Thank Aussiearmyman
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We came across this lovely place last year on our visit and had to return again to stock up on the lovely candles that are made here by the owner and her son. We had coffee and some delicious cake as well. We sat outside...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 16 September 2017

This 'Secret' spot is well signed on the 'Drumbeg Loop' and lies within a short stroll of the Drumbeg Village shop. It's certainly well worth a visit with friendly service and lots of eccentric decoration to enjoy. A range of drinks and refreshments are offered,...More

Thank NeilSK
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

A small shop with self made smellies (soap, lotion, etc) and enclosed rear garden to sit out and have a cuppa. Have a fully loaded hot chocolate, you won't be disappointed! Sandwiches are available, basic (hence rating), more of a cake+ drink stop. Don't forget...More

Thank Ben H
Helen L, Owner at Secret Tea Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Many thanks for your review, and the lovely pic of Loki :) Glad the hot chocolate hit the spot! best wishes Helen & Danny (Mum & Son) x

Reviewed 6 September 2017

The secret tea garden is a must-stop on the Drumbeg circle/loop, also if you do the full loop (single-track road with steep ups and downs followed by the next single-track road). The cafe is close to the main road in Drumbeg, actually located on a...More

Thank he-H767
Helen L, Owner at Secret Tea Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to write your review to tell us how much you enjoyed your visit. Best wishes Helen & Danny (Mum & Son) x

Reviewed 24 August 2017

Great coffee and very messy but delicious hot chocolate. The cat is very cute and only to eager to jump up on your table.

Thank Grahame B
Helen L, Owner at Secret Tea Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Delighted you enjoyed your hot chocolate! Many thanks for your review. Best wishes Helen & Danny (Mum & Son) and Loki (the cat) x

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely quaint little place with the best Lemon Drizzle cake I've ever had!! Also bought some soap which is very nice too 😀

Thank Kirsty380
Helen L, Owner at Secret Tea Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

We are absolutely delighted the lemon cake was the best you have ever had, and our soap range was also to you liking :) Thank you so much for your review. Best Wishes Helen & Danny (Mum & Son) x

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped here en route between Durness and Clashnessie, can be found in the centre of Drumbeg as you drive through, plenty of parking in the road opposite. We have a Springer Spaniel and dogs are not allowed in the tea garden itself. However, they have...More

Thank beakenbauer
Helen L, Owner at Secret Tea Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thanks so much for taking the time to post your review. Delighted you and your springer spaniel enjoyed your visit to us. Best wishes Helen & Danny (Mum & Son) x

Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic little cafe on the NC500 route up at Drumbeg Fantastic cake selection and very impressed with a gluten free choice - one of the best carrot cakes I've had Quirky little area with table & chairs Well worth a stop if you are passing

Thank JoolMFife
Helen L, Owner at Secret Tea Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Pleased you enjoyed your carrot cake! We hope you had a fab drive along the NC500. Thank you very much for your review. Best wishes Helen & Danny (Mum & Son) x

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11 October 2017|
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We open seasonally from April - Sept and are now closed to visitors until next spring. Our ‘click & collect’ service is available throughout the winter with three local pick up points to choose from. Our online shop remains... More
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We open seasonally from April - Sept and are now closed to visitors until next spring. Our ‘click & collect’ service is available throughout the winter with three local pick up points to choose from. Our online shop remains... More
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Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tigh na Bruach | Tigh na Bruach, Drumbeg IV27 4NW, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Drumbeg
  • Phone Number: +44 1571 833263
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Description
We are a small family business run by Mum & Son team Helen and Danny. Open seasonally April - Sept. 6 days a week Tues - Sun (closed on Mondays).You can find us nestled in the tiny picture postcard hamlet of Drumbeg, halfway along the spectacular Drumbeg coastal road (B869) part of the NC500. Stop by for a browse we have lots of lovely things for you to smell and eat! Hidden from view, take a look out of the back door of our Candle Shop and you will discover our Secret Tea Garden. You can relax with a delicious slice of cake, or scone with jam and clotted cream ... a cup of fresh roasted coffee, or why not indulge in one of our fully loaded hot chocolates pilled high with cream and marshmallows and topped with a chocolate flake. CANDLE SHOP - Come along for a browse, or smell! We produce our own exclusive range of scented candles, luxurious organic body care, artisan soaps, handmade creams and gift sets. Our range is also available from our online shop year round.
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