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The Abbey Mill

Closes in 7 min: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Run of the mill.

A great inexpensive place to eat. Sandwiches excellent, and the jacket potatoes are tasty. Tea... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2018
Susan H
Good tea, tired decor

Excellent pot of normal breakfast tea here. Pleasant staff, but rather tired decor spoilt the... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
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“scones”(17 reviews)
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Abbey Mill Annay Road, Melrose TD6 9LW, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After looking around the Abbey with two small children (3 & 1) we headed to the coffee shop for hot drinks and somewhere warm to sit. We were relieved when we saw a room with lots of space and even a little children’s table with...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Emily L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We go in here every week for the best coffee in Melrose, The staff are out of this world so friendly and helpful, cannot wait to go back.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ninahorse
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We popped in on a sunny Weds at midday. This place is a Melrose secret. They do tasty food and the staff are exceptionally nice. They also listen to you and get the order correct first time so the bacon roll was nice and crispy!...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Chirrup1
Reviewed 14 July 2018

A great inexpensive place to eat. Sandwiches excellent, and the jacket potatoes are tasty. Tea good. Quiet - toilets clean. Stair only though. Did not see any sign of a lift. Cafe on 1st floor. Shop area great for gifts.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Susan H
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent pot of normal breakfast tea here. Pleasant staff, but rather tired decor spoilt the ambience. Very good spotless lavatory.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank RichardA3246
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Enjoyed a pleasant lunch here last week, the cafe is extremely clean and tidy and even has tablecloths! The soup was nice but took rather a long time to arrive, other cafés have it available immediately. However would return for lunch again.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Clive H
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely cafe above the shop. Nice bright room with lots of big tables. Very well maintained. Breakfast was cooked to order, scrambled eggs among best I've had. Good quality ingredients and good portions. Staff very friendly and attentive.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Ann B
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Went into the store and the welcome was second to none. We also went into the tea rooms for something to eat. Portions were great and food was lovely. Only one bad point no all day breakfast. Was a little pricey but you get what...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Jayne B
Reviewed 30 October 2017

I wouldn't normally have put in a review but given that both my partner and I are suffering from burnt mouths I think it's worth mentioning.. We ordered two large bowls of soup, coffee, tea and a scone- grand total of £14.00. Whilst waiting for...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank wd0tsc0t
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Just stopped in for afternoon tea , it was lovely lots to eat great value and staff really friendly will definitely go back

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Laura G
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Sarah E
24 September 2018|
Response from cordeliam623 | Reviewed this property |
No. Unfortunately it's an old building