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The Pier Tea Room

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The Pier, Stronachlachar, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park FK8 3TY, Scotland
01877 386 374
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  • 4
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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
Lovely food, great views, friendly service

Called in for a coffee whilst biking round Loch Katrine. The aroma from the kitchen was so good we stayed for lunch. The pizzas were delicious especially the roasted pepper and caramelised onion. Very nice coffee too. We went back a second time by car and had lunch again This time having the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 22, 2015
wayoutwest36
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Northumberland
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Northumberland
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

Called in for a coffee whilst biking round Loch Katrine. The aroma from the kitchen was so good we stayed for lunch. The pizzas were delicious especially the roasted pepper and caramelised onion. Very nice coffee too. We went back a second time by car and had lunch again This time having the minute steak ciabatta sandwich which was just... More 

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Great food. Lovely service. Delicious cakes. Especially liked beautiful phoebe! Very friendly service. Beautiful views. Will occasionally go for a dip in the loch here!

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Thanks to very helpful lady in the cafe who helped direct me back to the other Loch Katrine pier to catch the ferry with my chums!!

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worcs
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We popped in for a morning cuppa before getting the boat Didn't find the people very warming I asked for a coffee with skimmed milk to be told they only had full cream so I said I would go without to be told very abruptly by a man in there to water it down if I didn't want full cream... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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141 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Our son lives along the single track road that is the only access to the pier, doubt we would have known about it otherwise. It's well worth the drive though, the cafe overlooks the loch and is a great place for a drink. The boat also serves the pier and given better weather would no doubt be a nice trip.

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Reigate
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Set in the remote village of Stronachlacher, The Pier Tea Room is a welcome oasis. You can get here either by car along a single track road via Aberfoyle & Loch Ard and it is situated at the top of Loch Katrine or by the boat cruise from the bottom of Loch Katrine. The staff are very friendly and the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Had a very good lunch with my fiancee. Would highly recommend stopping for a wee bit of food if you are near by. The scenery from the cafe is stunning. Will definitely be coming back. Staff also very friendly and they have WiFi.

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Burntisland, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

My husband and I were very pleasantly surprised at this lovely tearoom. We thought it would a small tearoom as the boat only stops there a couple of times a day but we found a lovely tearoom with a conservatory extension giving everyone panoramic views across Loch Katrine and serving a very good lunch. If going from Aberfoyle it is... More 

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Stopped at the Pier whilst on a bike ride around the Trossochs. The location is stunning.The cafe is very clean and offers a good menu at reasonable prices I ate a goats cheese and tomato panini with coffee and the prices were very reasonable considering the location.A good variety on offer and the service was friendly and quick. Definitely would... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

I had broken down nearby and they very kindly let me use their phone (there is no mobile phone signal in this remote area) and looked after me while I waited for roadside assistance. Great sandwich and coffee, and very friendly dog. Highly recommended. Free Wifi to boot.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: The Pier, Stronachlachar, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park FK8 3TY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park  >  Stronachlachar
  • Phone Number: 01877 386 374

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  • Cuisine: Cafe

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