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The Hideaway Cafe

Fountain Mews Fountain Road, Bridge of Allan, Stirling FK9 4EN, Scotland
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (100 reviews)
“cakes” (71 reviews)
“soup” (31 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Fountain Mews Fountain Road, Bridge of Allan, Stirling FK9 4EN, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good food and good value. But credt cards are not accepted. A bit tricky to find but worth the effort.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank HonestOpinion007
Reviewed 2 days ago

Although I have been to Bridge of Allan many times I didn't discover this place until taken there by a friend. It certainly lives up to it's name. We both had brunch, my friend an omelette and myself the pancakes and bacon; they were both...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank susan m
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a really nice place, good food and cakes but BOY did my clothes stink afterwards. I had to go somewhere else after being there and had to apologise for the smell. Suggest improvements to extraction system. I haven’t experienced this anywhere else. Having...More

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

Was in today with my friend for lunch and a catch up. I had a sandwich with cheddar and pear chutney, with beetroot and feta soup followed by a raspberry and white chocolate cake and a coffee. Couldn’t fault the food, the choice and the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank rayguntomyhead
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit. Hidden down a lane this is a bit of a hidden gem that serves really nice lunches and cakes. Food is nice & fresh & very well presented.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank alan57muir
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Fab cafe enjoyed a fantastic coffee experience, followed by a lovely lunch very quirky with a great staff

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bette T
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

I have been visiting here twice a week for three months with my mother in law since her husband has been unwell. It is an absolute gem. Such an amazing varied menu. Each time I’m torn with whether to order something new or what I...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank loobylou_10
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Between the food, the service, the atmosphere, the quirky timeless decor, the prices, the menu, the home baking and the chef; this place just cannot be topped for breakfast or lunch . With friends, colleagues, family with or without children, Hideaway provides a warm, welcoming...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lindybomb
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Loved the food and the Friendly staff a bit expensive but the food is something you won't get anywhere and is a bit different.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Valerie L
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Well worth a visit.! I have eaten here a couple of times and it is really lovely. The staff are so nice. The menu has a good choice of things to eat and the food is freshly made. It is always busy.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank helendc1
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30 November 2018|
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Response from shirleyyappy | Reviewed this property |
We just got a menu when we got there. Not much to choose from. We just got coffee and cakes.
23 May 2018|
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Response from Chris E | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think you can book but very little waiting!!
21 August 2017|
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Response from nightstarletuk | Reviewed this property |
no they have lovely cakes and scones sith cream and jam but not a formal afternoon tea x
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fountain Mews Fountain Road, Bridge of Allan, Stirling FK9 4EN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Stirling  >  Stirling  >  Bridge of Allan
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