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The Dancing Midge Cafe

The Dancing Midge Cafe 24 Glasgow Street | Millport, KA28 0DL, Scotland
+44 1475 530548
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Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“breakfast” (34 reviews)
“scones” (20 reviews)
“soup” (16 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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The Dancing Midge Cafe 24 Glasgow Street | Millport, KA28 0DL, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited with my family (10 of us) in August and had a delicious lunch. Loads on the menu to please everyone - even our youngest!! Lovely friendly staff. Would definitely recommend this place.

Thank Feebabe
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely wee tearoom in Millport selling tasty scones. It’s very small and cozy, so it becomes crowded very quickly.

Thank Mags562013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a beautiful Friday afternoon in Millport we planned, having been before, to have a cup of coffee and a scone at TDM. Arriving at just before four o clock we were told in no uncertain terms that the cafe was closed, despite there being...More

Thank jole609
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed this small cafe, which you come to as you enter the town of Millport from the East. The staff were very friendly, the coffee and scones were delicious and we were given a tray to take them out to the bench by...More

Thank Kraziekow
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Did last two mornings - service and food great, but owner of house so so off-putting and not friendly. Get dog out, sit down to get your order taken, wait until I need your business, no wonder she is stressed out and has her business...More

1  Thank Freddie M
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

The food was wonderful as was the service Definitely worth a visit such a friendly place With a great view

1  Thank GlasgowJoyce
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Fantastic cafe in a gorgeous seaside location. Staff attentive and very friendly. Delicious choices on the menu with home-baking to finish with. We will be back. Highly recommended.

Thank LoobyLou0035
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We have eaten at The Dancing Midge on every trip to Millport. The staff and so welcoming and friendly. The food is excellent. It’s not to be missed. Thank you all for making our trips so enjoyable.

Thank Carol L
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Heard the scones were great. They really are!! Staff also so lovely - we couldn't decide between butter or clotted cream, so they brought both! Jam was also lovely and tastes homemade. Beautiful little place, would highly recommend.

1  Thank Jessica H
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

This amazing wee cafe with delicious food (best empire biscuits in the world) is DEFINITELY worth a day trip to Millport (beautiful Cumbrae). Get in there quickly while you still have Lorraine’s culinary delights & Moira’s warm welcome - these ladies & their staff will...More

1  Thank Coastal749195
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starworship
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Response from EricMorrison | Reviewed this property |
Sorry didn't see your posting as I was away on holiday. Not sure if they do vegan but just ask as all their food is freshly made in house, including the bread so they should be able to tell you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 16:00
Monday
10:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 16:00
Thursday
10:00 - 16:00
Friday
10:00 - 16:00
Saturday
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Dancing Midge Cafe 24 Glasgow Street | Millport, KA28 0DL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  North Ayrshire  >  The Cumbraes  >  Great Cumbrae
  • Phone Number: +44 1475 530548
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