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The Crafty Kitchen

Main Street, Ardfern PA31 8QN, Scotland
+44 1852 500303
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (30 reviews)
“soup” (16 reviews)
“cakes” (13 reviews)
Opens in 27 min
All hours
Scottish, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Main Street, Ardfern PA31 8QN, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

Arrived by chance yesterday. Wonderful cafe which served us an excellent light lunch. Attention to detail with a lovely salad and not just the obligatory lettuce leaf and tomato. Bread rolls exceptional and the hot chocolate the best I have had in a long while....More

Thank jwduffield
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Escaping the weather we were delighted with breakfast and cake. Well cooked, simply prepared and delicious. Easy to find in Ardfern.

Thank Roland K
Reviewed 28 July 2017

If you love wholefood freshly prepared and with a decent portion size thats good value,then Crafty Kitchen is for you. A delightfull little cafe oppersite the marina. Theres always lovely music and a super atmosphere. Childrens portions available at a very reasonable price. There are...More

Thank Kimbra B
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Busy place and perfect on a lovely sunny day. Super cautious with allergies and this was great for us with one coeliac in the party. Huge lunch rolls, great menu selection and a very reasonable final bill too. The wee craft shop is lightly stocked,...More

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Fantastic home made food. Lactose friendly and the best veggie burger I've had. Very friendly staff.

Thank Maureen P
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Grab a lovely coffee and yummy cake and natter watching the locals do their thing. This was originally est by a fantastic baker/cook who lives nearby running a super B&B With the best breakfast and hospitality. Ask for Pam in the Crafty Kitchen or The...More

Thank Xenaplato
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Nice little cafe.....quick service....lovely food coming out the kitchen. Craft shop attached selling reasonably priced goods. My husband and I only had coffee & scones.....all baking scrummy & home made. Would highly recommend this little space.

Thank Kathleen M
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Great little find brilliant food very good service nice welcome. Sat inside but has a nice area outside looking out to the loch not cheap but good value for money.

Thank RomseySenator
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Enjoyed late lunch on a Saturday - huge rolls with excellent side salad and tea. This was a repeat visit and just as good as previous visit.

Thank Gus-Glasgow
Reviewed 8 January 2017

This small craft/gift shop and cafe serves good reasonably priced food,although the service can be a tad slow. One couple that came in about the same time as us moved tables twice to allow larger groups to sit together, after about 10 minutes their order...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$15
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Ardfern PA31 8QN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Ardfern
  • Phone Number: +44 1852 500303
  • E-mail
The Crafty Kitchen - family run Cafe/Gift Shop set in beautiful Scottish surroundings! Come in for delicious coffee, great home baking and snacks/lunches made by us from locally sourced produce. Vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options available!!! Bring Your Own Bottle - no corkage fee!!! Kid's menu available. Browse our gift shop for wonderful jewellery, good selection of books, local arts and crafts, and much more! We strongly support Fair Trade and DARE Foundation. Baby-changing facilities and car park available
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