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The Cottage Restaurant

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Church Square, Inveraray, Scotland
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Awesome find

Found this little place by chance on a day trip round and about Loch Fyne and Loch Lomond. Great home cooked food and lovely lady!. Small cafe was warm and welcoming. The menu choice was impressive and good value. Home made soup hit the spot. Thank you. Seek this place out if in the lovely town... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 23, 2014
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Biggleswade
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Found this little place by chance on a day trip round and about Loch Fyne and Loch Lomond. Great home cooked food and lovely lady!. Small cafe was warm and welcoming. The menu choice was impressive and good value. Home made soup hit the spot. Thank you. Seek this place out if in the lovely town as its not obvious... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

What a lovely little cafe. Has stairs so not suitable for prams or wheelchairs. We had soup which was a hearty bowl filled to top and pipping hot. Followed by toasties with a side salad. Only cost us £11.90 for soup and toasties for two. Would have loved to eaten dinner here as they do a set 2/3 course meal... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014 via mobile

Myself and my partner recently went to inveraray and stopped in at this restaurant and had the two course special both had vegetable soup to start which was lovely homemade, I had the macaroni and my partner had the lasagne and both were delicious there was a three course available too and both were reasonably priced would stop in again.

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Oban, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 via mobile

Popped in here for lunch with my wife and parents as it looked nice from the outside thats where the cottagyness stops inside its a cafe a very cold cafe at that with a waitress who added to the coldness and needs a big lesson on customer service ( the worst example being the rolling eyes when asked for fruit... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Had the misfortune to eat at the cottage restustant this evening. It's more of a cafe pretending to do dining. Curry was the blandest meal I've ever had and my daughter even left the chicken goujons(burnt!!) desert was brought n left on table whilst still eating main course and place was closed up round us. Clearly the staff wanted home... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

quaint little cafe /resturant went here for lunch when we went in quiet but within ten minutes the place was packed in fact people were turned away .the food was very nice and well presented .friendly helpful staff i had chicken curry fabulous but a big portion .the others i was with one had the cottage pie very tasty the... More 

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Falkirk
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Reasonably priced and quiet out of the way. However the staff hovered whilst we were eating- the last bite was no sooner in my mouth and the plates were away. The soup (carrot and coriander) was chewy, not nice. The tuna mayo was nice though. Not really a restaurant more a cafe.

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Scotland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Absolutely loved this restaurant. The food was delicious, the service was outstanding and the place was spotless. We would definitely return.

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
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80 reviews 80 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Loved it. Basic, down to earth, cheap but brilliant food and service, actually preferred food in her to Loch Fyne Hotel a la carte restaurant.

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Darlington, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Good food, nice atmosphere, really friendly staff. A place we would like to come back to again! The cakes looked great too..

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Church Square, Inveraray, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Inveraray

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British

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