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Cargill's Restaurant & Bistro

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About
Cargills is a family run bistro sitting near the riverside in Blairgowrie. Serving coffees, home baking, snacks, meals and blackboard specials. Everything here is cooked to the highest standards using many fresh local products, offering good food and friendly service. Outdoor patio seating. Free car parking. Disabled access. Coffee's and snacks to go should you wish to enjoy the riverside seating. Takeaway and Outside catering also available.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
European, Scottish
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Cargills for dinner and were pleased to find a cosy and warm atmosphere, an extensive ans well priced menu very friendly service. Decor was just right for the level of the place, and we both thought, 'what a find' and that we'd be...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Oneflatric
Reviewed 28 October 2018

this was a great little restaurant in Blairgowrie which my wife and I visited on numerous occasions over the last 12 years when visiting this town.So sorry it has now ceased trading...other that Weatherspoons there is very little else as far a restaurants go in...More

Date of visit: February 2018
4  Thank dinkey
Reviewed 27 October 2018

So sad to see this restaurant go. A call centre opening up next door made it practically impossible to park at it.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Pattyplum
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Booked Tuesday for Wednesday and on arrival saw sign saying no longer trading. Text came later saying sorry but struggled to find alternative in Blairgowrie.

Date of visit: September 2018
9  Thank stevebeedle
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Cullen Skink soup was OK, but nothing special. Bread roll was mediocre. Service was friendly, but slow. Didn't bother to stay for anything else.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank D7434NFrobertm
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Cargill's is quirky - the front of house team of three looked like their combined ages were probably 20+ years less than mine - but they're pretty good. This isn't fine dining but you're unlikely to leave disappointed, and the prices are reasonable. Think of...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank whitingbay
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Went here recently with family for a 60th Anniversary. The food was lovely with a good selection. The young staff were the highlight with friendly service and informative of local knowledge. The girl that served us went above and beyond adding sparklers to my in...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Karen B
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Great restaurant developed in a very tasteful from the old church next to the river. The staff show great menu awareness and provide a first class description to guide the guests towards a wonderful eating experience. Also very child friendly with the staff able to...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank alysimm
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Phoned to book a table and although I’d know idea how long it would take us to get to the restaurant- the man on duty was lovely, booked us in and said not worry. I had said we needed gluten-free options for one person -...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank clarksj2018
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Four of us visited here during a golfing weekend to St Andrews and Blairgowrie. Our B & B hosts recommended Cargill’s bistro and we weren’t disappointed. It has a varied menu, catering for all tastes. I had the chicken and pea risotto (for medical reasons...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Mand_Moff
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hamishami007
11 October 2016|
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Response from CargillsBistro | Property representative |
Hi, apologies for my delay in replying and thank you to everyone who has replied sooner! Thank you Anfa 123 for pasting the menu, very much appreciated! I don't seem to be allowed to add a link to our menu here but can... More
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