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Royal Burgh Cafe

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Italian, Cafe, British, Scottish
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Main Street West, Inveraray PA32 8TU, Scotland
01499302323
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a coffee here on a short stop at Inverary on our journey south on Sunday 13/11/16. It was a cold and wet afternoon and we appreciated the friendly and professional welcome and efficient service from the young male Irish waiter. There were some delicious sounding specials on the board and overall a good menu which we would've enjoyed... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

We arrived a little late but the lady was so obliging, very friendly efficient service and the food was just great and excellent value for the money. A real pleasure to dine there. The young chef delivered some of the food and he was so proud of his creations, well done

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2 Thank grahamfitzhugh
London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

just popped through on our way to campletown the six of us ate and may i say this was wonderfull,the soup i believe was cullin skink and the speciel was risotto, the chef is a keeper ,very friendly service the young irish man certainly a flaterer and a talker lol ,we will be back

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1 Thank gml66
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

The cafe was nearly full but service was excellent. My bowl of Cullen Skink was one of the best I have ever tasted. Should have had a bigger bowl. We had a simple lunch well presented and freshly made with friendly service. Will definitely return.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Great vegetarian pizza and chips. Reasonably priced. Made to order. Good service. Would recommend if you are looking for a tasty bite to eat. Good selection of pizzas made to order. The cafe also has a restaurant where you can sit in.

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Lucerne, Switzerland
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750 reviews
353 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 547 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Just went into this place for a quick snack. Since we had our dog with, we took a seat outside. Lovely weather anyways. We had some really good local beer (Jarl - Fyne Ales), a baked potato to go with and mussels. The mussels were really good - fresh and nicely sized. Beer - as mentioned - really good with... More 

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1 Thank Bandit-One
julie t, Owner at Royal Burgh Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I'm happy you enjoyed the mussels. they are delivered fresh along with our fish every day. We have had this dish on as a special throughout the summer season and it has been very popular with our customers. Regards Julie More 

Hove, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

In need of tea and cake at the end of our visit to Inverary, a group of us tried the Royal Burgh Cafe. Whatever else you order, please do not order tea. We each received a tea bag on top of an upside down cup, followed several minutes later by some hottish water; then a little while later by milk... More 

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Thank MariaGardiner
julie t, Owner at Royal Burgh Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Sorry you were not happy with your tea. We serve our cups with the tea bag on top so customers can make there own tea with the hot water to there preference. Experience has shown us that everyone likes there tea different strengths etc Tea for one is £2 and we serve a larger pot... More 

Knoxville, Tennessee
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65 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

The fish and chips come from Pia's next door. They were great, as was the service and a couple of other things that were not from Pia's.

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1 Thank Jonathan F
julie t, Owner at Royal Burgh Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I'm happy you enjoyed our fish and chips. It's delivered fresh every day and cooked to order. We have a hard working waiting staff who are always happy to help. We hope to see you again in the future. Regards Julie More 

Gateshead, United Kingdom
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452 reviews
269 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Visited whilst on a half day trip to Inverary and in need of a hot drink. There were plenty of seats inside and as it was not busy we ventured in. The service was quick. The drinks were hot and were brought to the table and the girl who served us was very pleasnt. At under £8 for three teas... More 

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1 Thank ripley054
julie t, Owner at Royal Burgh Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed your drinks and you were happy with your service. We hope you visit us again and try some of our home made cakes or have time for lunch or dinner. Regards Julie More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Mediocre food, exorbitant prices. £7.95 for a cheese and ham panini with side salad consisting of one slice of due, one slice of tomato, 4 leaves and a teaspoon of coleslaw. Very dissapointing.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Cafe, British, Scottish
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street West, Inveraray PA32 8TU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Inveraray
  • Phone Number: 01499302323

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?