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Hoot 'n Cat

5A The Knowles | Roxburghshire, Kelso, Scotland
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Ranked #4 of 29 restaurants in Kelso
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: British
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: The cafe doesn't have a web site but more info can be found at the following: http://www.childfriendly.co.uk/family-restaurants/scotland/scottish-borders/kelso/the-hoot-n-cat/
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: The cafe doesn't have a web site but more info can be found at the following: http://www.childfriendly.co.uk/family-restaurants/scotland/scottish-borders/kelso/the-hoot-n-cat/
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English first
Selkirk, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

It was a real wet day and the Hoot n Cat got a return visit. We were served by a lovely young girl who was very pleasant and took our order promptly it's table service here. Fruit scone was just as we like it and the Latte coffee went down a treat maybe getting a little expensive though.

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North East England
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

We called in late morning on a visit to the Border country and were given a warm welcome at this place. The Border Tart - it's a cake not a person - is highly recommended. It's a bit like a pastry case filled with moist jammy Christmas cake. When we paid at the till, we told the cashier how good... More

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Hull
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Made a quick visit with my sister whilst on holiday in Northumberland. As we had eaten a big breakfast earlier we just wanted a small snack and ordered one cheese sandwich between us. I asked for 2 plates so we could share which is usually all we get. Not in the Hoot 'n' cat, they split the sandwich and gave... More

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014 via mobile

First visit yesterday to meet some friends and was impressed staff very friendly and food good will definitely be back

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Duns, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014 via mobile

Just had coffee and scones. And must say the customer service was first class with polite staff..the menu looked very good as well although we only had light bite ,,I certainly will be back ,and recommend you stop and try for yourself....

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Kelso, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

been in many times for lunch food always good ....home baking fab and staff friendly but would advise to book a table its always busy

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Bournemouth, UK
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58 reviews 58 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

A short but enjoyable breakfast at what appeared to be a popular coffee shop. Excellent bacon rolls, very good service and what appeared to be an excellent lunch menu with good daily specials

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Kelso, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Great home baking, lovely lunches, always specials to give variety and great portions. We love to come here as a larger group from work as its so well priced and theres something for everyone.

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North Berwick, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

I visited this cafe with family and we had a great time. One of my cousins' children is a very active two year old and even he was kept amused. The food was great and the staff were so efficient and friendly. This was my first visit and I'm sure I will visit again the next time I am in... More

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Belford, United Kingdom
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85 reviews 85 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

Looking back, it was a year and a half ago when I previously ate here. The standard has remained. A couple of espressos with a panino and salad for well under £10. The espressos were better than in many Italian restaurants. The seasonal panino of turkey with stuffing and cranberry sauce had loads of good meat. The salad accompanying had... More

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