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Red Squirrel

Contemporary
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Crieff High Street, Crieff, Scotland
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: Cafe and art gallery opened for over year in centre of Crieff

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  • 38
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  • 20
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 0
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Lovely food ,great atmosphere and genuinely friendly customer service

Have been going to the cafe for a few years now mostly with my husband ,as although not near to us, we often have trips out on the week-ends and like to stop off for lunch in our favorite cafes.I have also taken friends there when out and about for a day and they have also liked it. The food... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 27, 2015
julie P
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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
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62 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Have been going to the cafe for a few years now mostly with my husband ,as although not near to us, we often have trips out on the week-ends and like to stop off for lunch in our favorite cafes.I have also taken friends there when out and about for a day and they have also liked it. The food... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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100 reviews 100 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Called into the cafe on Christmas Eve for a quick coffee. Ended up having the coffee, a snack and buying a few gifts. A really comfortable cafe with a small but tasty looking menu. The pumpkin and coconut soup was exceptional. A real bustling atmosphere, efficient and friendly staff and quick service. great place for a pit stop. Also some... More 

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Perth, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Great food. I go here almost every week for lunch and love it. The food is always fresh and varied. Their soups are class. The atmosphere created is great and you can buy some really nice 'art'. The owners go out of their way to make all feel welcome. Just what you all need when visiting such a wonderful place... More 

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Falkirk, Scotland
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Decided to treat myself to an afternoon tea here - on a cold miserable afternoon. (Cost £7.50 pp) Loved it - nice fresh sandwiches, small scones and lovely dainty cakes - all washed down with a tea or coffee. Portions are not the biggest - if you are really hungry go for something more filling like the soup or sandwiches,... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Warm welcoming and very comfortable. Very pleasant staff. Great coffee and best place for gluten free Home bakes delicious, especially scones. Highly recommend their scrambled egg on toast. Now with wifi.........and very comfortable stove and chairs.

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Scotland
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39 reviews 39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

This is a great place if you have any dietary requirements! All of the food is delicious and lovingly prepared. I enjoyed the Greek platter, great quality coffee and gluten free goodness!! There is lots of lovely art to look at and even buy and there is a gift shop attached with lovely unique stuff.

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We visited this lovely coffee shop on our way to Pitlochry. We made a special journey to Crieff to visit the Red Squirrel because having visited once before we knew it offered lovely food. As on the previous occasion we were treated to good food by friendly efficient staff. We'll certainly be back.

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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77 reviews 77 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This was our favourite coffee shop in Crieff. The staff were friendly, the coffee hot, the scones beautifully presented with small pieces of fruit and the décor unusual and interesting. Would recommend to those wanting a good coffee, tasty scones all served in a very pleasant environment.

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Edinburgh
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Great find in the town - nice atmosphere, unhurried service, comfy seats, good coffee! Lots of local artist work on the walls, jewellery, painting and more. Some unusual items and not high prices! Highly recommend for a place for a break.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Enjoyed a light lunch at the Red Squirrel on the way to our holiday cottage. Although all the tables were busy we were able to sit at the counter which meant we were able to keep a close eye on the staff. They worked tirelessly and were very friendly. Our lunch of sandwiches were fresh and my egg mayo were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Crieff High Street, Crieff, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Perth and Kinross  >  Crieff

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Contemporary

Description

Cafe and art gallery opened for over year in centre of Crieff

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