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Cafe Tabou

4 St. Johns Place, Perth PH1 5SZ, Scotland
+44 1738 446698
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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4 St. Johns Place, Perth PH1 5SZ, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great lunch for six with good varied choices off both menu and board, fish and meat dishes excellent, staff very attentive and pleasant while managing a full house on the day so good atmosphere all round

Thank SaintR1705
Reviewed 1 week ago

Found this little gem of a restaurant in Perth after our day out at Scone Palace PotFest. Although early Sunday evening there were quite a few tables of diners but not overly busy. We chose to sit inside the restaurant. The Café has a lovely...More

Thank BuzzRV
Reviewed 1 week ago

Literally walked in off street for a quick cup of coffee and ended up staying for full lunch which was excellent. Highly recommended First real visit to Perth centre for over 20 years so unfamiliar with where to go, and where not to go Sat...More

Thank andrew p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful food, freshly cooked and beautifully presented. Attentive service, and lovely atmosphere - enjoyed it so much that we also returned here the following day for a glass of wine and a snack and to sit in the sunshine outside . . . fantastic restaurant!

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this restaurant as a small group from the pre-Theatre menu. It was quiet when we visited, and we were served quickly by the waitress, who despite her dry sense of humour was polite and helpful. The food arrived within an expected timescale and we...More

Thank Rabby1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fab birthday meal here. Hadn’t visited for a while but meal was lovely. 2 people shared the Chateaubriand which was cooked perfectly. Staff really helpful and efficient. Will be back soon!

Thank MCamp278
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic meal with friends visiting. The food is of exceptional quality and although maybe a wee bit pricey, well worth the little extra for the high quality. Will visit again soon.

Thank Callum A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely meal in Cafe Tabou yesterday , the staff were very attentive and pleasant. I read one of the latest reviews saying drink were extortionate, I do not get that at all we all felt very good value for money for everything . The starters...More

Thank Cowsie
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Food was excellent, staff were lovely and all in all would highly recommend it. Stopped for lunch and had the leek and mushroom pithivier... It was tasty and an ample portion

Thank Kateysue
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Had lunch here on a Saturday recently with some friends. The food seemed ok but pricey. Our waiter got the two steaks we ordered mixed up so one got a rare steak when they wanted a medium. The drinks are extortionate and the wine we...More

Thank simpsob
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19 June 2016|
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Response from Neil M | Reviewed this property |
Have sat outside with my dogs and the staff even brought water for them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 St. Johns Place, Perth PH1 5SZ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Perth and Kinross  >  Perth
  • Phone Number: +44 1738 446698
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Cafe Tabou is an established, award-winning French brasserie located in Perth city centre’s vibrant Cafe Quarter. A fine dining restaurant, it is one of Scotland's most acclaimed restaurants of its type and undoubtedly a place where fine food, great service and a wonderful atmosphere blend to create a unique day or evening venue. Marek Michalak, the Executive Chef and co-owner was awarded a prestigious Master Chef of Great Britain accreditation in 2015 and the loyal customer base appreciates the efficient service, delicious seasonal menus and wonderful selection of fine wines.
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