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The Crafty Kitchen

Main Street, Ardfern PA31 8QN, Scotland
+44 1852 500303
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (34 reviews)
“soup” (17 reviews)
“cakes” (13 reviews)
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Scottish, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Ardfern PA31 8QN, Scotland
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Reviewed April 28, 2018

Sorry this review is only average, could be very good with a bit more welcoming. Soup and cakes we had and the soup portion was huge. There are two sizes though so don't panic. It was very nice soup and the cake was fine. Just...More

Thank Captainfish
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Went for a run to Ardfern today from Inveraray and called into the Crafty Kitchen. Asked for two rolls and bacon when the lunch menu was on . The waitress and the chef went out of their way to accommodate us . They served us...More

Thank Anne M
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

I stopped at the Crafty Kitchen mid bike ride for a bite to eat ...very tasty, homemade food in a cute setting😊If you’re out that way there is a beautiful old pier at the end of the road that’s well worth a look😊

Thank Chris T
Reviewed March 20, 2018

Lovely wee place selling nice fresh food and home baking and my much needed soya milk shame it closes at 4pm

Thank Vino057
Reviewed January 9, 2018

Visited at Hogmanay in 2016 while staying at the Galley of Lorne across the road and revisited this Hogmanay to enjoy again their lovely soups and home baking. The rest of the menu also looks very tempting. Good, wholesome home cooked food and interesting selection...More

Thank Rosy967
Reviewed December 22, 2017

Went for a coffee but wouldn't allow dogs. Shame really as every where we've been are dog friendly. Couldn't get a take out.

Thank Rozzy1973
Reviewed October 11, 2017

A peaceful place for refreshment, where no-one hassles you, and where there's a good choice of cakes to go with good coffee.

Thank julescadie
Reviewed September 30, 2017

I have previously visited and reviewed this restaurant and have not found it wanting. The service is good and efficient and the food is fantastic and really good value. Nothing is too much trouble for them. Keep up the good work guys. I will visit...More

Thank 108SA_M
Reviewed September 24, 2017

Arrived by chance yesterday. Wonderful cafe which served us an excellent light lunch. Attention to detail with a lovely salad and not just the obligatory lettuce leaf and tomato. Bread rolls exceptional and the hot chocolate the best I have had in a long while....More

Thank jwduffield
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

Escaping the weather we were delighted with breakfast and cake. Well cooked, simply prepared and delicious. Easy to find in Ardfern.

Thank Roland K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $17
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Ardfern PA31 8QN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Ardfern
  • Phone Number: +44 1852 500303
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The Crafty Kitchen - family run Cafe/Gift Shop set in beautiful Scottish surroundings! Come in for delicious coffee, great home baking and snacks/lunches made by us from locally sourced produce. Vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options available!!! Bring Your Own Bottle - no corkage fee!!! Kid's menu available. Browse our gift shop for wonderful jewellery, good selection of books, local arts and crafts, and much more! We strongly support Fair Trade and DARE Foundation. Baby-changing facilities and car park available
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