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The Square Peg

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Excellent selection and service

The shop has a superb selection of goods especially for gifts, to suit all tastes and serves the... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
Montrose, United Kingdom
Lovely wee shop with everything you could want.

Friendly and helpful staff, good selection. Very happy I visited and bought lovely necklaces for my... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
Peter E
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Colchester Square, Lochgilphead PA31 8LH, Scotland
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Reviewed 12 September 2018

The shop has a superb selection of goods especially for gifts, to suit all tastes and serves the tourists as well as the locals well.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DavidMay1945
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Friendly and helpful staff, good selection. Very happy I visited and bought lovely necklaces for my daughters.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Peter E
Reviewed 17 September 2017

I regularly get a great coffee on my way to meetings and or call for my roll and coffee at lunch. The coffee is great and the food is freshly prepared, reasonable prices, great variety. Tray backs are good as well. The staff are friendly...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Alison H
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Wandering in here I had hoped to find quirky Scottish gifts ... instead I found an incredible range of "Charlie bears". . Whilst I appreciate Charlie bears - they are English!! Where were the sexy wee Scottish teddies in their Scottish finery???!! The store is...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Crystalline4u
Reviewed 27 August 2016

This is a real aladdins cave of beautiful gifts, ornaments, cards, children's toys and more besides. There is a good variety of things to choose from and not too much of any one thing. We bought a lovely willow tree ornament, a fun hedgehog patterned...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank KathyS13
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

This is shop heaven - choc full of high class toiletries, candles, crafts, accessories and gifts All purchases can be beautifully wrapped and you get a voucher for a coffee at the cafe next door Plus there is a separate section with children's gifts and...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank hfulton32
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Great quality gifts in such variety.Visitors to the area will find that special gift to remind them of their trip to Lochgilphead.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank gaz4caz
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I have been shopping in the Square Peg for more years than I care to remember at least 30 I think! There is a gift shop, toy shop and takeaway cafe. I really enjoy shopping in the gift shop where I can always find something...More

Date of experience: April 2016
3  Thank Janice H
Reviewed 25 April 2016

You can not visit Lochgilphead or pass on your way to Campbelltown without paying a visit to The Square Peg. It has a fine selection of homeward, gifts and cards for every occasion. You can even take away a hot drink and snacks. The staff...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Chris6115
Reviewed 24 March 2016

This is not your average tourist tat shop, normally such a blight on Scottish towns and villages - there is a good selection of attractive goods on sale, staffed with friendly attentive staff. Easy parking normally available outside the shop, and lovely views down the...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Silverweddingcpouple
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15 June 2016|
Response from Chris6115 | Reviewed this property |
The Square Peg got it's name from the co founders, the name was chosen because the shop was located in the square, (Colchester Square) although I am not a a 100% where the peg came into it other than the well known phrase... More
15 June 2016|
Response from Janice H | Reviewed this property |
Don't know but why not.