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Ben Lora Cafe

) #26 of 68 Restaurants in Oban €€ - €€€ Cafe, British,
Benderloch, Oban PA37 1QP, Scotland
+44 1631 720296
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (25 reviews)
“pizza” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Scottish
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Benderloch, Oban PA37 1QP, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 143 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tried the stone baked take away pizzas for the first time. Gorgeous!! Highly recommend a visit as they also offer really yummy cakes!

Thank Heidi H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stumbled across this cafe while on holiday in nearby Connel. Wow! What a find. On our first afternoon visit we had an ice cream float (haven't had this for years but it was just as good as we remembered!), yummy tiffin & coffee. We saw...More

Thank Elliemel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have us d this cafe several times encounter to Oban. The service and food are excellent. The coffee and scones are exceptional. This place is clearly used a lot by locals which is always a good sign. Highly recommended.

Thank Letzdrive
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here for a spot of lunch. Good food, prompt service and all at a very reasonable price. Good range of books

Thank Gavin H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited here for a welcome break on a damp day. The staff were very friendly and helpful efficiently serving pots of tea and lovely scones. The menu is wide ranging from baguettes to toasties and keenly priced. If you are in the area in the...More

Thank SAS12345
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First visit and a great find. It's almost like eating in a library. We opted for a sandwich and smoked mackerel pate. Tuna baguette was well filled and tasty. Shame they don't have brown bread options. The star was the pate which was accompanied by...More

Thank J F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The cafe is roughly half way round one of our regular walks and naturally it would be rude not to call in. We have visited regularly stopping by for either a quick cuppa or a bite to eat or ever so occasionally a piece of...More

Thank davidrhall1234
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

...and had some of their home made shortbread with our tea -yummy. Friendly staff. Obviously popular. Interesting knickknacks / souvenirs. I bought a quite impressive mug decorated with a highland cow

Thank GeeWizzz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we visited the Ben lora cafe for takeaway breakfast rolls & scones for 4 adults & 1 child & to be fair the rolls & scones were tasty, but 4 double rolls of egg & bacon plus a sausage for the child plus 5 scones...More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Very friendly and helpful owner and staff serving good coffee and fantastic home made scones. Plenty of parking and a nice place to stop on the road to Oban.

Thank Roger B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Scottish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Benderloch, Oban PA37 1QP, Scotland (Formerly ben lora cafe)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Oban
  • Phone Number: +44 1631 720296
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