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The Byre Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, View, Groups, Business meetings

Location and contact

Cosy Cafe providing home cooked hot and cold food.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Cafe, British
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited for the Festive Afternoon Tea this afternoon with a group of 'stitching' friends and...it was absolutely fabulous - unbelievably good value and the range and quality of the food presented was incredible. Other members of the group were of the opinion it would have...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PigletCumbria
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for a family lunch on 30 November '18. Friendly and accommodating service, relaxed my coffee when I poured vinegar in it. The coffee, soups, sandwiches, chicken pie and scampi all went down very well with well cooked chips Lovely meal and atmosphere and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank agrotton
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Stopped off for a quick lunch and found a little gem of a place. Food was fantastic, staff friendly and wood burner great.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lynn T
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Recommended to go there by locals. Nice place but welcome a bit iffy. Started to think review would be called ""up them selves"" but then the food and coffee arrived and everything changed for the better. Really good food and coffee plus they made me...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Robert B
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Having past many times when on holiday today 11/10/18 we called for afternoon coffee and cake. Couldn't have chosen better. A lovely cafe, good sturdy furniture, airy, clean and welcoming. Staff friendly smiles and very pleasant. Drinks and cakes ordered brought to tables swiftly, milk...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank boydy73
Reviewed 27 September 2018

We have been visiting this venue for three years now and have never been disappointed with the service, food and the afternoon tea is to die for! We are off to try breakfast today! Will report back.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank lizburrage23
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Called in for brief takeaway coffees and got tempted by the cakes ! The coffee and walnut - I want to eat it all ! great staff team - very helpful and the place was buzzing :)

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank sukie2000
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful food. Roast beefs dinners then gorgeous puds. Only live 20 minutes away and not been before. Afternoon tea was being served on out way out. Be back for that one day. Staff were very helpful and friendly.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Paul T
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Called in at 3.00 pm so they were only serving sandwiches and cakes...had tuna sandwich ( turkey was first choice but already sold out) excellent bread white as sold out of brown ...but the toffee and banana pavlova was enormous, and the best I have...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank damaite
Reviewed 9 September 2018

We arrived without having booked but were seated immediately. Great selection on the menu - everything served was beautifully fresh and appetising. Generous amounts of salad with the sandwiches were most welcome. Staff were friendly and helpful. Lovely place and extremely clean with a happy...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Sarah H
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Adam G
7 December 2016|
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Response from Garonne9 | Reviewed this property |
I honestly don't know. I can't recall seeing one in there. Give them a call 01229 718757
15 July 2016|
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Response from yum_yum39 | Reviewed this property |
One evening I think Friday they open for evening bookings.
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