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Old Post Office Tearoom & Shoppe - CLOSED

Kintore Street | Auchenblae, Laurencekirk AB30 1XP, Scotland
+44 1561 320660
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“cakes” (37 reviews)
“high tea” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Kintore Street | Auchenblae, Laurencekirk AB30 1XP, Scotland
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Reviewed November 15, 2016

Well as Auchenblae is a wonderful place the Old Post Office keeps the standards high and is great for lunch. From time to time opening in the evenings. Good food and as the say in the Mearns good for a "Fine Piece". We are regular...More

1  Thank Drumtochty
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

After a pleasant woodland walk along the side of the mill stream we spotted the old post office and decided to stay for a meal. We thought we were too early for the high tea but that was not a problem they were more than...More

1  Thank Mel M
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Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

Many of our group have visited this place before today and were always full of praise. We enjoyed the variety of cakes and scones especially. However today the decor was different, plastic table clothes and the choice of cakes poor. The scone eaters were most...More

3  Thank Jay63
Reviewed October 11, 2016

Touring rural Aberdeenshire during the Open Studios event, this place was recommended by one of the artists we visited. Cullin Skink and filled rolls extremely good value and excellent eating. We have earmarked this place for future visits to the area.

Thank Jeff E
Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch here on the recommendation of a friend, didn't disappoint. I had a deli platter with ample food and husband had chicken goujons. The waitress was very attentive and made us feel welcome. We will definitely be back to try the evening and...More

Thank luchieloo
Reviewed September 11, 2016

Met up with my daughter and friends for lunch. The food was delicious and the waitress was very attentive. Will be back

Thank MICHELLE2756
Reviewed August 20, 2016

I had heard a lot of good things regarding this tearoom, so I was a bit disappointed with the overall experience. The quiche appeared a little overcooked, (burnt on top) although it tasted nice,but was quite dry and hard in places. The BLT sandwich was...More

1  Thank Ann H
Hengus1804, Guest Relations Manager at Old Post Office Tearoom & Shoppe, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2016

Thank you for your feedback. We take all comments on board as this is how we strive to improve. Sorry your experience was not to your liking and we can only apologise.

Reviewed August 14, 2016

I have enjoyed a lunch here in the past but was very disappointed today. We stopped by for a filled (small) baguette and pannini with tea and a juice to take away and were quite shocked to be charged £15.85. When my friend came out...More

1  Thank Penny P
Hengus1804, Guest Relations Manager at Old Post Office Tearoom & Shoppe, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2016

You are completely correct there has been an error on our part and you have been charged sit in prices instead of take away. I would be grateful if you could get in contact on 01561 320660 so we can post out a voucher to...More

Reviewed August 3, 2016

we had a lovely family meal, in this lovely restaraunt. food was excellent and lots of choice and the staff were so friendly and welcoming

Thank helen d
Hengus1804, Guest Relations Manager at Old Post Office Tearoom & Shoppe, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2016

We are delighted to hear you had a great visit for a family get together. We appreciate your kind words, it means a great deal to the team.

Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Another fantastic meal in Auchenblae, fish and chips to die for, been on many occasions and never disappointed. Would recommend it to anyone who is looking for an excellent meal in a very pleasant bistro. All the staff are very helpful and always cheerful. Do...More

Thank davecmcc
Hengus1804, Guest Relations Manager at Old Post Office Tearoom & Shoppe, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2016

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave feedback and also for your continued support of our wee tearoom.

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$6 - $21
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kintore Street | Auchenblae, Laurencekirk AB30 1XP, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Laurencekirk
  • Phone Number: +44 1561 320660
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