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The Coffee House

1 Gaelic Lane, Aberdeen AB10 1JF, Scotland
+44 1224 478621
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Ranked #107 of 498 Restaurants in Aberdeen
Price range: $7 - $10
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Cuisines: Coffee Shop, Café
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
Description: We are an independent lunchtime destination serving well priced freshly made soup and sandwiches from same day baked organic bread using local ingredients and quality ingredients where the filling is not local. Our soups are made on the premises same day as are all our cakes. Our coffee is roasted locally (one street away) and we don't use preservatives. We aim to provide quality and taste with a smile. Do come try us. We look forward to seeing you. The Coffee House Team.
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
Description: We are an independent lunchtime destination serving well priced freshly made soup and sandwiches from same day baked organic bread using local ingredients and quality ingredients where the filling is not local. Our soups are made on the premises same day as are all our cakes. Our coffee is roasted locally (one street away) and we don't use preservatives. We aim to provide quality and taste with a smile. Do come try us. We look forward to seeing you. The Coffee House Team.
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English first
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW via mobile

Had a lovely lunch here today, first time but been meaning to go for ages! Thai sweet potato soup, very flavoursome, coconutty and creamy, yum!!! And a lovely cup of tea with a coffee and almond slice. Perfect lunch!

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Fresh organic healthy food, costs a little more than foods chains nearby, but you know you are getting quality.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

A friend and I popped in for lunch, she being more in control than me only had a coffee while I had to order a coffee, a salmon and creme fraiche sandwich AND a brownie haha! The lad who served us wasn't very friendly, we tried to joke with him but he didn't make eye contact or smile which was... More

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Aberdeen
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Popped in for lunch (4 adults). The soup and sandwich combo at £6.75 is good value. A choice of two home made soups and a list of appetising home made sandwiches. The tomato & chill, and lentil were variously selected and tasted great. Our various sandwiches included roast beef and tomato, Brie and chutney, again excellent. The service has improved... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I keep coming back to the Coffee House over and over again when in need of a quick lunch around Aberdeen! Love the soups and sandwiches! The coffee is also good and I always take time admire the photos or prints on show... Love the big tables and it was always quite busy but very friendly!

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Elgin, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Found this Restaurant by chance, and what a lucky find. The butternut squash soup was the best I have ever tasted, the sandwich that came with the deal was also delicious, filled with beef and beet root chutney and some salad, so well filled that I asked for a 'doggy bag' to take the second half home which they willingly... More

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I had to go here because the cafe I wanted was full. All I wanted was a tea and a cake, but it was going to cost me £5.90 so just went for tea. The cake I wanted was a brownie, but it was very small. Thought a biscuit would be cheaper but it was a £1 a biscuit. I... More

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Aberdeen
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We went for lunch on Friday and had a lovely lunch. Soup, sandwiches and coffees. They keep it simple and deliver it very well. The toilets were clean and fresh. Good selection of magazines. Lovely atmosphere. What a gem.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Quaint little coffee house off Aberdeen's main st..... Food is delicious, fresh ingredients, staff super friendly, and a free slice of homemade cake on your birthday!! What's not to like?! A must in Aberdeen!

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Came for lunch with the family. Good sized menu,even the fussiest of eaters will find something to eat on - it all reasonably priced. Soup'n'sandwich for £6 was excellent value, big bowl of homemade soup (choice of 3) and a well filled sandwich. Nice coffee too (beans came from macbeans coffee house next door) and they even served some local... More

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