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Acorn Centre

West High Street, Inverurie AB51 3SA, Scotland
+44 1467 670850
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (15 reviews)
“crepes” (6 reviews)
“soup” (6 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
West High Street, Inverurie AB51 3SA, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 64 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have twice been in Inverurie recently on a Monday, when this place is not open, so it was third time lucky on a Tuesday. I had been intending to go elsewhere, but my attention was grabbed by the day's specials board outside and I...More

Thank Alastair N
acornmanager1, Manager at Acorn Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Alastair, Many thanks for your review and I'm glad that you made it in to us on a Tuesday this time! I'm encouraged that you appreciate the small portions. In a world where there is so much waste and many food outlets encourage you...More

Reviewed 1 May 2017

Very nice café run by the church and volunteers. Service was quick and friendly and the scones are freshly made and very good. Nice pleasant place to have a leisurely refreshment break.

Thank Stephen M
acornmanager1, Manager at Acorn Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Dear Stephen M, Many thanks for your review. We very much look forward to welcoming you back to the Acorn Centre soon. Regards Mike

Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

My friend and I enjoyed some lovely scones, lattes and tea. The black pudding and cheese scone was very good, I was pleased to see something a bit different. The service was good and I really like the relaxed atmosphere. Perfect location on the high...More

Thank gemmxx
acornmanager1, Manager at Acorn Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Dear gemmxx, Many thanks for your review. Irene, our baker is a wizard when it comes to scones and always comes up with creative flavours. Keep your eyes peeled as we are coming into rhubarb season and our rhubarb and custard scones are a real...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017

My elderly parents are regular customers and we were greeted with a very warm welcome. I believe that the lunch menu offers a range of dishes including some with more unusual flavours. However, we went rather late in the day for a quick cuppa. My...More

Thank dale160
acornmanager1, Manager at Acorn Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Many thanks for your review dale160, We look forward to welcoming you back anytime! Regards Mike Michael Pickford Manager

Reviewed 7 April 2017

We use this restaurant whenever we are Inverurie. There is a warm and friendly welcome and this more than matched by the quality and presentation of the food.The staff are all volunteers and can not be faulted. Everything about the establishment is clean and first...More

Thank peterbC3259IX
acornmanager1, Manager at Acorn Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Many thanks Peter! We really enjoy seeing repeat business. It lets us know we must be doing something right! We look forward to welcoming you back to the Acorn Centre soon. Regards Mike Michael Pickford Manager

Reviewed 1 March 2017

We came in for a coffee and scone and had a warm welcome. The service was quick and efficient from someone who really seemed to care and be interested in what they were doing. The coffee was tasty and the scone was very good. It...More

Thank headbeeguy
acornmanager1, Manager at Acorn Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Many thanks for your review headbeeguy, You have captured the essence of the Acorn Centre perfectly! We aim to provide true hospitality and make everyone feel welcome. I'm glad you liked the scones and you are right - they are homebaked as is all our...More

Reviewed 1 March 2017

A nice place for a coffee or light lunch. Always busy, but good atmosphere, nice light lunch menu, scones, cakes etc.

Thank Margaret W
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Returned here after a long time and found that it was exactly as it had been 2 - 3 years ago. It's coasting along on goodwill from Church members and it's charitable status. In reality this is a poorly run operation producing pretty bland food...More

1  Thank Hoppolocos
acornmanager1, Manager at Acorn Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2017

Dear Hoppolocos, Many thanks for your review. Referring back my response to your first review, I am sorry to hear that you have not changed your mind. We have had a recent influx of new volunteers which may account for the service level and this...More

Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Delicious homemade food and a warm welcome await you here! The premium sandwiches of the day are always very tasty, as is the homemade soup, cakes and daily specialsMore

Thank Leisa24
acornmanager1, Manager at Acorn Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2017

Many thanks for your lovely review Leisa24! We like to mix things up a little with our daily specials, so there is always something a little more adventurous to try. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Acorn Centre soon. Regards Mike Michael...More

Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Went here for a coffee and cake. My friend asked about gluten free biscuits and was given a long list of cakes available. My choice of lemon drizzle cake was also on the gf list. It's was light and moist with plenty lemon flavour. Pleasant...More

Thank Midhill
acornmanager1, Manager at Acorn Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2017

Many thanks for your review Midhill, We always try to make sure that we can offer a varied selection of low gluten items - indeed most of our menu items are adaptable to suit with soups and crepes that are made with gluten free ingredients...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$26
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
10:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 16:00
Thursday
10:00 - 16:00
Friday
10:00 - 16:00
Saturday
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West High Street, Inverurie AB51 3SA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Inverurie
  • Phone Number: +44 1467 670850
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Description
Housed within the West Church of Inverurie and is a community-focussed enterprise of the Church of Scotland
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