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“Blast from the past”
Review of Swallow Cafe

Swallow Cafe
Ranked #9 of 62 Restaurants in Dunoon
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Cafe
Description: A traditional cafe in the centre of Dunoon. We are well known for being the only cafe in the area making our own delicious Italian ice-cream on the premises. We also offer home baking (try our Key Lime Pie!) And home made soups - fresh every day. Lots of our savoury dishes are home made and we have been told that our macaroni cheese, cottage pie and fish pie are probably the best around. We have our own brand of coffee - freshly ground, and a range of herbal and fruit teas. We also serve fresh fruit smoothies and milkshakes. We are open 7 days a week and look forward to seeing you!
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Description: A traditional cafe in the centre of Dunoon. We are well known for being the only cafe in the area making our own delicious Italian ice-cream on the premises. We also offer home baking (try our Key Lime Pie!) And home made soups - fresh every day. Lots of our savoury dishes are home made and we have been told that our macaroni cheese, cottage pie and fish pie are probably the best around. We have our own brand of coffee - freshly ground, and a range of herbal and fruit teas. We also serve fresh fruit smoothies and milkshakes. We are open 7 days a week and look forward to seeing you!
Reviewed 2 March 2017

On a short visit during half term frequented this little gem three times over three days. Our teenage girls loved it as did Harvey the pooch. So friendly , obviously had local regulars. Interesting menu, fabulous deserts and pancakes! Went for breakfast our last morning which was everything you paid for with a smile. Reminded me of a 1960's Italian family run oasis.

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Thank ZoddieD
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Reviewed 28 February 2017

A welcoming cafe with wonderful service and food. I love the way they decorate the top of their cappuccino. The food is tasty from snacks to light meals. They even do a quiz night

Thank sue m
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

Only had time for a coffee when we stopped in Dunoon on route to the Glenmorag Hotel, but found the cafe to be very clean, staff pleasant and coffee very enjoyable. Had hoped to visit again during our stay to sample a meal from their menu, but unfortunately didn't have time, but we will call in next time we're in Dunoon

Thank myallmar
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Reviewed 5 November 2016

We had been staying in a holiday cottage just up the road from Dunoon and had popped into town for a map when we found the Swallow. Two cakes and a pot of tea later and we were hooked! We came back again on our last day for burger, soup and of course, more cake. The staff were lovely, the atmosphere was welcoming and the food hit the spot!

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Thank Helen G
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

We called in whilst on a trip to Dunoon on our hols, the service was 'Swift' & excellent, friendly staff, home from home. Macaroni cheese was nearly as good as the wife's. Very busy, so that for me speaks for itself, shame we live so far away, or maybe its a good thing, as it would definitely be my local.

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Thank barbarasJ4702YM
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