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Escape Route Cafe

€€ - €€€Cafe, British,
3A Atholl Road, Pitlochry PH16 5BX, Scotland
+44 1796 470243
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (20 reviews)
“baguette” (12 reviews)
“toasties” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
3A Atholl Road, Pitlochry PH16 5BX, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped in past for breakfast on our way through to the West Coast on a family holiday. The food and service was lovely, they were very accommodating to our dog and the two babies in the group. The cafe has a lovely, relaxed atmosphere...More

Thank Megan L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Coming from the states with not a whole lot of time to prepare for our day in Pitlochry, we weren't quite sure where to go, what to see, etc. We stopped by the Escape route bike shop first thing in the morning and were warmly...More

Thank jthwilson12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’ve been to this lovely town befor but somehow missed this little gem. It’s obviously part of the same business,the bicycle shop next door, there’s clues everywhere including a couple of smart bikes fixed to the wall of the cafe. 6 of us were in...More

2  Thank Christopher C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in with a group of 8 friends on a girls trip. Very popular bike themed. Best scone and tea I’ve had so far in Scotland. They have a variety of baked goods, lunch offerings and drinks. They were very busy just as we got...More

2  Thank Vicki Lynn B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s rare for me to post a poor review particularly when a place has been well reviewed by others. Food was average and pricey in my view - scone/cake/coffees £10 and quality average. Feedback to management is a suggestion to review how orders are managed....More

1  Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me & hubby stopped here for a coffee and snack,the food was good & so was the coffee The staff were friendly The Negatives are,I don’t think it is hygienic to have food open in front of we’re we are Ordering,It should be under some...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dog friendly cafe in Pitlochry. Food fresh and tasty. The chips were exceptional. Enjoyed sitting out in the sun for lunch

1  Thank Getaway741835
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friend had recommended this lovely cafe . Stopped on our way south for Earl grey tea and delicious fruit scone. All of the baking looked very tempting . We will definitely visit again.

2  Thank elizabethjl2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Escape Route Cafe and Bike Shop is a fairly new addition to Pitlochry in the last few years. After a lunch snack before our theatre visit, we headed along to this cafe. When we entered the cafe there was a slight queue, and I...More

3  Thank Larsonsmummy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in for lunch on a trip up to the highlands and found the food to be very good. We each had different baguettes and they were all very good, loved the tomato/mozzarella one that I had. A good pit stop!

1  Thank Mikey88
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3A Atholl Road, Pitlochry PH16 5BX, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Perth and Kinross  >  Pitlochry
  • Phone Number: +44 1796 470243
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