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FRANCO'S CAFE

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1B High Street, Carnoustie DD7 6AN, Scotland
01241 854407
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9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Carnoustie, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have been to Franco's several times and found the service excellence.the staff Very friendly and very helpful.I would recommend this place to anyone visiting carnoustie

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Thank Mike R
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great pastry: lots of choice, very very tasty... unfortunately coffee was so-so, a bit acrid and sour... not fresh made, rather had been brewed a while ago but was just stewing in a pot... would defo come back tho' 👍🏾

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Thank Segun K
Carnoustie, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great wee cafe with a local feel. Great food. Staff very attentive and make you feel welcome. Prices reasonable. Clean toilets. Suitable for wheelchair

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Thank Andmillar04
Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were at the Senior ,and went here for high tea the Café is clean and full of lovely home bakes. The staff are friendly and so attentive. I had home made steak pie which was delicious with a large selection of scones and cakes with a pot of tea all included in the price Would recommend you give it... More 

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Thank Theresa S
Sydney, Australia
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42 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been to Franco's a number of times on our visits from Australia. The food is excellent with a good range of meals and snacks and the cakes etc are especially good. Staff are friendly and helpful. Worth a visit.

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Thank Andrew G
Largs, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Friendly staff with prompt service. Good range of cakes and beverages along with snacks. Will be back in the future.

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Thank thetraveller435
Bristol
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

We go to Francos regularly. It is a consistent venue. The staff are very pleasant and you are generally assured of a good quality coffee. Well worth a visit.

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Thank Walter R
Carnoustie, United Kingdom
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96 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

Spur of the moment after a walk. Excellent service and a superb bacon roll and coffee. Will be back for more

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Thank Totti M
Carnoustie, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

very welcoming café clean bright atmosphere staff very friendly and polite the food is very good the cheesecake is to die for, I have been several times never disappointed.

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Thank 68chairman
Perth, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Great for breakfast ,although I would like rolls toasted.lots of choice and for afters cake to die for,very reasonably priced with good coffee.

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Thank Fraser W

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Restaurant Details

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
Cuisine
Cafe, British
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1B High Street, Carnoustie DD7 6AN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Angus  >  Carnoustie
  • Phone Number: 01241 854407
Description
LOCAL BISTRO JUST OPENED VERY NICE, GREAT FOOD, REASONABLY PRICED, AND VERY NICE FAMILY RUN BUSINESS, WELL WORTH A VISIT, SMALL NICE SETTING AND THE SWEETS ARE AMAZING, AS IS THE FOOD

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?