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The Robin's Nest

Main st, Taynuilt, Scotland
+44 1866 822429
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“toasties” (11 reviews)
“clotted cream” (5 reviews)
“treacle” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Main st, Taynuilt, Scotland
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

My husband and I had tuna sandwiches with a beautiful sidesalad for lunch. For dessert most beautiful chocolate brownie. Delicious meal, and great customer service. Thumbs up!

Thank Annbjørg L
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We called in here as we were staying nearby. Had one of their treacle scones and coffee. Absolutely delicious. As we were self catering we asked if we could have soup and a sandwich to take out. I can highly recommend this service. The soup...More

Thank Val G
Reviewed 28 August 2017

A very homely and cosy little cafe that caters for both visitors and many of the locals - always a good sign. The ladies are warm and welcoming and their home-baked cakes are lovely. Not much in the way of a full lunch, apart from...More

Thank Siubhlachan
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We were four dripping wet cyclists who had earmarked Robin's Nest as our lunch stop. We could not have been any wetter when we entered the café. the staff showed us to an anteroom to take off our wet jackets, gloves and helmets. Once settled...More

Thank Kerrycyclist
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Visited whilst staying with a relative nearby. A lovely find. Only fairly small and off the main road to Oban near a few local shops. Seemed a mix of locals and visitors. Almost full but managed to find a table for the three of us....More

Thank EricDou
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Everything you buy to eat in Robins Nest is homemade and utterly delicious ,, from the soup to the scones ( all flavours ) to the cakes ,,, it's really hard to know what to choose because it all looks so lovely!! You feel at...More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 23 May 2017

What a fantastic little tea room. All the food is made by the three lovely ladies in the tearoom kitchen including baked cakes, scones, soup, etc Toasties are particularly good - well filled and wholesome But the highlight was the Treacle Scones - beautiful with...More

Thank Frank B
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Remember premises when was a doctor's surgery! Many years ago. A well known local meeting place and exquisite food and coffee on offer. Probably the friendliest coffee shop in Scotland. If you're in the area you must visit.

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

It's been nearly 8 years since our last visit to Robin's Nest however sometimes it's just great to find that not everything changes! Friendly staff, fresh food. Recommend the scones, they just melt in your mouth, they are so fresh. Worth the 2 minute detour...More

Thank MKJL77
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

An emergency stop with a very grumpy 5 year old turned into a great lunch. Staff were lovely and the choice of food was very good. Sandwiches were fresh and nicely presented and the banana and cinnamon toastie was declared 'the best in the world'...More

Thank Redbelle2918
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main st, Taynuilt, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Taynuilt
  • Phone Number: +44 1866 822429
Popular Tearoom/coffee shop.Lovely fresh home baking and tasty ,somewhat unusual soups.Good value for money.
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